We invite you to get involved by serving as a volunteer at Christ Central to help others grow in their journey in Christ.
At Christ Central's Children's Ministry, our vision is to work with our families to grow together (Community), grow up (Christ) and grow out (Compassion). Our mission is to accomplish this vision through Christ-centered worship, Bible study and fun activities.
Christ Central Nursery exists to provide a safe and clean environment for worship and play to serve the infants and parents of our church emotionally, physically and spiritually. Our aim is to develop a good relationship through constant and open communication with parents and to serve them by allowing them the freedom and peace of mind to be able to go to service and be fed with the Word.
Sports Ministry provides an athletic avenue for fellowship and outreach opportunities that foster gospel relationships.
College Group aims to provide college students with gospel-centered teaching and community. Through campus-specific small group meetings to Friday's large group meetings, our goal is to equip our men and women to live out their Christian faith and be missional in their campuses and beyond.
parent teacher association (pta)
Parent Teacher Association (PTA) seeks to support Christ Central's Nursery, Children's and Youth ministries with parent and family volunteers as well as donations such as supplies, equipment and snacks. We also seek to express appreciation for the education staff through various means throughout the year.
Women's Ministry aims to provide women with opportunities to connect, build and deepen relationships with one another in order to foster Christ-centered relationships. Through luncheons, seminars and prayer meetings, we seek to support the spiritual, emotional and relational needs of Christ Central women.
Family Ministry strives to grow and strengthen families and marriages by building intentional discipleship to Christ into daily home life.
Salt Ministry exists to meet the unique needs of Christ Central's adult population (post-college, pre-family) by helping them find social and spiritual community. Through relevant seminars and fellowship events, this ministry aims to develop and foster a network of Christ-centered relationships.
At Christ Central's Youth Ministry, our vision is to work with our families to grow together (Community), grow up (Christ) and grow out (Compassion). Our mission is to accomplish this vision through Christ-centered worship, Bible study, discipleship groups and fun activities.
The purpose of Access Ministry is to facilitate the inclusion of individuals with special needs and their families in the life and community of the church and to increase awareness and advocacy for the larger special needs community within our spheres of influence as we live out the gospel.
In obedience to our Lord's command to go and make disciples of all nations (Matthew 28:18-19), Missions Ministry provides congregational training and awareness for long and short-term gospel outreach as well as continual support for our missionary partners around the world.
Every other month, Christ Central's Breakfast Outreach Ministry joins Cerritos Presbyterian Church to serve the homeless community by making and serving breakfast and joining them for fellowship.
Pastoral Care and Counseling (PCC)
Pastoral Care and Counseling Ministry (PCC) offers financial assistance for those experiencing financial hardship and in need of counseling from a licensed therapist, group treatment program or other professional counseling service. PCC applicants may also be paired with a volunteer care counselor who will provide spiritual care and accountability. For further information or inquiries, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
The vision of our Mercy Ministry is not only to proclaim the Christian faith, but also to demonstrate it with action by lovingly serving the local community and doing all we can to meet its various needs.
Reaching Our Community (ROC)
By providing free tutoring services to those in our local community in the Artesia area, Reaching Our Community (ROC) strives to guide students in their studies and future endeavors while building relationships with them, ultimately leading them to know Christ and his saving work. We currently serve at the Artesia campus every Saturday morning and generally follow the academic calendar (September to June). We are open to new tutors all year round and can always use the extra brain power!
Building Maintenance Ministry exists to support and maintain the church building and its associated property to allow for its safe, efficient use during worship and events.
Communications Ministry consists of a team dedicated to strategizing effective ways to disperse information and news within the body of the church.
Parking Ministry regulates the church's transportation infrastructure to ensure the safety of 1000+ members of Christ Central and Cerritos Presbyterian Church who use our shared campuses every Sunday.
Special Events Ministry is made up of members gifted in hospitality and creativity. Our team supports the vision of the church by designing and planning church-wide events and programs.
Worship Operations Ministry operates behind the scenes to ensure the visual and auditory experience of our worship at Christ Central is smooth and enjoyable.
Child Care Ministry is a service provided to our Christ Central families during small and large group events. Our fun, loving and nurturing volunteers create a safe and secure space for Christ Central kids, enabling parents to enjoy a distraction-free time with our church community.
Creative Ministry exists to support the vision of Christ Central by creating visual content. We seek to help illuminate the gospel and beautify the church while maintaining a cohesive Christ Central brand and identity.
Photography Ministry's goal is to capture and document both the life and growth of Christ Central at major church events, including church-wide fellowship events, baptisms, confirmations and membership inductions.
Welcoming Ministry exists to provide a warm and welcoming environment by extending hospitality to visitors and helping them connect to small groups and/or other ministries.
On the Church Operations Team, women and men serve behind the scenes to set up and tear down banners, signs, tables and equipment essential for various ministries to function every Sunday.
Information Technology (IT)
IT Ministry exists to provide IT solutions through system management, system administration and technical support for the church's members, ministries and on-site staff.
Who built Stonehenge? What are the Colonel's 11 secret herbs and spices? Who fills those little cups with juice for communion? God allows for some mystery in our lives, but the Service Ministry team is the answer to at least one of those questions. The Service Ministry also sets up for baptism, counts attendance every week, cleans up after service and generally helps to ensure a pleasant worship service experience for all who come through our doors.
As a church, we gather every Sunday to express timeless truths about God - that He is our greatest treasure. Our Worship Ministry exists to facilitate both the musical and technical aspects of our corporate worship expression.