We believe everyone should have the chance to explore, re-engage, or strengthen their faith. Our Alpha group is a safe place to search for the answers to tough questions, whether you are newer to Christianity or have been in the church. Join us for a free 11-week exploration, including dinner, a short video, and discussion about life, faith, and meaning. Alpha restarts February 25 on Mondays from 7:00-9:00 PM in the Regen Cafe. RSVP with Billy@regenerationweb.com.
Do you have a loved one or child who has recently come out as LGBT+? Is your desire to honor God and His Word, and also love them like Jesus has loved you? Do you feel alone, or unable to share this with anyone in the church? You are not alone. We want stand with you. You are invited to join us as we lay our hearts and loved ones before the feet of Jesus, learn from Him, and discover ways He will help us move forward. Join us for a 6 week class led by Grace Cooper on Sundays at 5:30-7:30 PM from 4/28- 6/9, excluding Memorial Day weekend. Cost is $55 per person or $90 per couple with shared book. Registration includes book materials, and a light dinner for the first class. Space is limited, register by April 15 with email@example.com
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Grace Cooper is a wife and proud mother of four adult children. After working for many years as the Director of Family and Women’s Ministries in a church setting, God has led her into a new season that includes the privilege of caring for, encouraging, and linking arms with other Christian families who have LGBT+ loved ones.
Our Annual Family Meeting is approaching soon on Saturday March 16 from 10:00 AM-1:00 PM. Join us as we celebrate both the purchase of this property and all of you who generously give your time and resources to support Regen. Our Elder Board will update us about this past year and our future direction, and our congregants will vote to confirm a new elder and ratify updates to our Statement of Faith. The Elder Board would like to nominate Joel Vikrant for congregant confirmation for joining the Elder Board this year.
Lunch will be provided and for childcare ages 9 months- 4th grade, sign up at bit.ly/annualfamily
Our Refugee Ministry is looking for volunteers who are available during the week to provide one to one ESL tutoring to refugees from 1951 Coffee. 1951 Coffee runs a monthly barista training here at Regen, providing job training and employment to refugees and asylees. If you are interested or have questions, contact Billy@regenerationweb.com
Our next season of Children’s Ministry is opening up and we are looking for new additions to the team. If you enjoy working with children and want to catch some of their joy, we hope to hear from you! Classes range from infants to 4th grade. Contact Katy@regenerationweb.com for more information.
Join us for our Saturday February 9 workshop “Practicing Scripture Together” with author and speaker Mark Scandrette. We’ll explore spiritual formation through the context of community and home groups, and how we can integrate scripture into our lives. The workshop will take place in Oakland from 9:00 AM- 2:00 PM, with the location to be confirmed. Cost is $25.00 and includes lunch. RSVP by January 25 with Nate@regenerationweb.com
This Sunday is Regen Community Week 3: Regeneration Family, where we share how you can be a part of our family here in our ministries and teams. Regen Community is a great place to learn more about Regen, who you are, and how to become part of this family. We’d love for you to join, whether you are newer or have been here for several years. We meet this Sunday 12:15-1:15 PM in the Chapel. Walk-ins are welcome or RSVP with firstname.lastname@example.org
The Regeneration Worship Ministry is drawn together for the purpose of ministering to the Lord through music. If you are interested in using your musical gifts to serve at Regen, we will be holding auditions on Saturday, February 2nd between 10:00 AM- 12:00 PM. Contact Luke at email@example.com by this Sunday January 27th to receive an audition form and reserve an audition slot.
Our youth 5th grade and up are invited to our first Student Ministries Lock In from Friday January 25, 8:00 PM to Saturday January 26, 9:00 AM. Come ready for games, food, competition, and fun. Cost is $5 and this will go towards food, supplies, snacks, and prizes that will be given away through the night. This is a great opportunity for your student to invite their friends! If you have any questions, contact Jordan at firstname.lastname@example.org
We will be hosting a Jam Session on Saturday, January 19th from 6:00-8:00 PM. It will be a time to meet other musicians at Regen, share your musical gifts and worship freely together. If you sing, play an instrument, or like listening to music, then this is for you! Pizza and drinks will be provided. For more information, contact Luke at email@example.com
As the end of 2018 nears and if you want to make an end of the year donation, we have a secure online giving option and a donate by text option. Our online giving is available through regenerationweb.com/give. To donate by text, text the amount you want to give to "84321" and Regeneration Planning Center will respond with confirmation.
For our New Year’s service this Sunday December 30, we will have one service at 9:00 AM only with full children’s and youth program.
In our Christmas service on December 23 (9:00 AM only), we will be opening up a time for families who would like to dedicate their babies to God and God’s purposes. This is also an opportunity to invite the Regen community to take part and encourage them in this commitment. If you would like to dedicate your baby, contact Grace by December 9 at firstname.lastname@example.org
We will be holding a Christmas Cross Streets service for the homeless community on Sunday December 23. Volunteers are needed to lead worship and help cook and serve food. We are also accepting donations of clothing, socks, sleeping bags and toiletries. Volunteering starts at 7:00 AM. Contact Billy@regenerationweb.com
We are grateful to have our ministries and home groups host half-time (the 30 minutes between services) this quarter. Sunday’s half time host is our Children Ministry. Enjoy their hospitality and don’t forget to say thanks! For more information, contact email@example.com
We are counting down the days till our Christmas Coffeehouse on Saturday December 8 from 7:00-9:00 PM. Doors open at 6:30 PM. This is a time to celebrate community and the hope we have in Christ through food, art, and performances. Invite your friends, we hope you can join us! Contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Tomorrow Saturday November 10 will be our next Cross Streets Outreach to the homeless community living in tent encampments. A team will bring hygiene kits, sack lunches, and will seek to build relationships with the homeless. Kitchen prep for sack lunches begins at 1:00 PM, and the team heads out at 2:00 PM. Join in for any part of the day. To RSVP or to help with donating supplies for the hygiene kits or sack lunches, contact Billy@regenerationweb.com
A reminder for our parking lot- since our lot is quite small, for Sunday mornings please reserve spaces for visitors, seniors, those with disabilities, and families with young children. We also have a drop off zone right in front of the church, or feel free to do drop offs in the parking lot and then find parking in the neighborhood.
Each year we look forward to our Christmas Coffeehouse, a time to celebrate community and the hope of Christ through food, art, and performances. This year’s Coffeehouse will be on December 8 and we have a kick off Christmas Coffeehouse Meeting on Sunday October 21, 2:00-3:00 PM at Akat Cafe Kalli around the corner from Regen. Anyone with interest as a volunteer or contributor is invited to the meeting. Contact email@example.com
We’ve just kicked off our Fall Home Group season and we’d like to invite you to check out our home groups. In our home groups you can grow deeper in spiritual family with people who will walk through life with you. Our home groups can be found here. If you are looking for a group or are interested in possibly leading one in the future, contact Nate@regenerationweb.com
Come join us to help distribute flyers to refugees and new immigrants in the area to raise awareness of our Saturday Citizenship and English class on Saturday September 29 from 9:00 AM- 12:00 PM. Regen recognizes that refugees and new immigrants face difficulties and challenges with their integration into America, and we believe it’s God’s desire to support, love, and welcome them. Our goal is to invite people to become part of our community here. Volunteers can come for half an hour, an hour; any time given is greatly appreciated. Those with bilingual skills is an extra plus. Contact Billy@regenerationweb.com
Tomorrow Saturday September 22 will be our next Cross Streets Outreach to the homeless community living in tent encampments. A team will bring hygiene kits, sack lunches, and will seek to build relationships with the homeless. Kitchen prep for sack lunches begins at 2:30 PM, and the team heads out at 3:30 PM. Join in for any part of the day. To RSVP or to help with donating supplies for the hygiene kits or sack lunches, contact Billy@regenerationweb.com
The Regeneration Worship Ministry is drawn together for the purpose of ministering to the Lord through music. If you are interested in using your gifts to serve at Regen, we will be holding auditions on Saturday, September 22nd between 10:00 AM- 12:00 PM. Contact Jane at firstname.lastname@example.org by Sunday September 16th to receive an audition form and reserve an audition slot.
Our ongoing Regen Community class restarts September 9-23, and we’d love for you to join, whether you are newer to Regen or have been here for several years. In this 3 week class, you will get to know us (Regen’s beliefs, mission), we will get to know you (personality, spiritual gifts), and we’ll discover how we can do life together (serving, Regeneration Family). Class is from 12:15-1:15 PM. Walks-ins are welcome.