You can find a place to belong no matter what age you are! We have groups for college age, men, women, families, Spanish-speakers, those with disabilities, single moms, senior adults, and more!
If your family isn’t perfect, you are in good company. Truth be told, there are no ideal families - just real families. Have you noticed Jesus’ family tree? It contains polygamist, adulterers, prostitutes, and murders to name a few. That might make your family reunion suddenly feel a little tame.
Here’s what’s amazing, God uses these family members and others that are scarred, scared, and sad. God has helped so many of us through struggles in order to rediscover blessing and joy. God seeks to use our families to find our identity and purpose in Jesus.
The Family Ministry wants to help provide the tools and people resources to nurture marriages, develop deep relationships and friendships, learn scriptural principals for family life, lean hard and fast on a loving God, and lead children in a relationship with Jesus. We seek to be a ministry that helps families pursue and lay these foundation building blocks.
Join us on our annual fall marriage retreat!
It is Friday-Sunday, October 19-21
Located at the beautiful Bradford House Bed & Breakfast in Branson, MO.
The price of the retreat is $269 per couple, which includes two nights at the Bradford House and all meals, with the exception of Saturday Date Night
The weekend is purposefully light on programming and intentional on rest.
Our focus and hope is that in the pursuit of God, we find a reNEWed passion and commitment for one another!
We will have three worship and devotional sessions
There is limited availability left, so rooms will be reserved with payment, and will be first come first served!
For more information about Family Ministry, contact Titus Neuenschwander, Family Minister, x180 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
What do we mean by "small group"? How do you join a small group? Find out more here.
The church is a community of committed disciples of Jesus who make other disciples of Jesus. Being in relationship with Jesus and with each other is the core of who we are!
We regularly have an event called a Small Group Connect where Small Group Leaders will be ready to meet you and tell you about our Small Groups here at College Heights and get you connected to one! We have Small Groups that meet on various days of the week. Or you can communicate directly with Aaron Wheeler, our Small Groups Minister to find out more about small groups and how to join one.
For more information about Small Groups Ministry, contact the Small Groups Minister, Aaron Wheeler at x320 or email@example.com.
The Women’s Ministry desires to make disciples of Jesus who change the world. We focus on helping women grow deeper in their love of Jesus, increase their knowledge of the Bible, and connect with one another in community. Opportunities throughout the year include Bible studies, conferences, prayer retreats, and more. The Women’s Ministry is open to all women of any age and stage of life.
The second annual Women of Hope Widows’ Conference will be held on Saturday, November 3, in the College Heights Christian Church Worship Center and Atrium, from 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM.
This edifying day is designed for the support and encouragement of widows. Main sessions and workshops, as well as special features, will focus on Jesus as your HOPE as you move through the various seasons of widowhood.
Our guest speaker will be Kim Conroy, and Lynn Conover will be the worship leader for the main sessions.
Workshop leaders will be special guest Nancy Hughes, along with Corky Nelson and Marva Wesley.
Special features include a panel of our own “Hope-sters” sharing, a style show by Chico’s, and special music by Stephen Miller.
A registration fee of $35 for this event includes all the sessions, a continental breakfast and lunch.
You can register below or at the Sign-Up Counter in the Atrium in October.
For more information about Women's Ministry, contact Carol Bowland, Women's Ministry Coordinator, firstname.lastname@example.org.
MEN PURSUING PURITY
9:15 AM, Sundays, A103
Men Pursuing Purity is an eight week small group designed to equip men to live lives of purity, purpose, and power. It will begin April 3. Cost is $10. Contact Jeff White, x110 or email@example.com.
KNIGHTS OF THE 21ST CENTURY
This is a men’s study developed to help men grow in Christ, learn to lead their families, and contribute to their communities, and by doing this, change the culture through the local church.
For more information contact Dave Conrad at 417.592.7825 or Pat Boyer at 417.483.9560.
We host our Primetimers lunch the second Monday of each month in the Atrium at the church. From 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM we have a catered lunch and a program for $5.00 per person. Sign-ups are two weeks ahead at the Sign Up Counter in the Atrium.
College Heights Senior Adults provide support to Crosslines Ministry by helping with the food pantry and sorting clothes for the poor.
We deliver hot and nutritious lunches through the Meals on Wheels program.
Through the “Cheerleaders,” we visit people in homes, hospitals, and health care centers who are restricted in their activities due to health or other problems.
For more information about the Senior Adult Ministry, contact Rick Bushnell, Senior Adult Minister, at x190 or Vicky Stuck at x121 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
MINISTERIO EN ESPAÑOL
MINISTERIO EN ESPAÑOL
El Ministerio Hispano ayuda a aquellos cuyo idioma original es el Español y quieren saber acerca de Jesús, para ser seguidores de Él. Hay Estudio Biblico cada domingo a las 9:00 AM y Grupo de Oración los Miércoles a las 7:00 PM en Español. También el Servicio es interpretado en Español los Domingos a las 11:00 AM. Tenemos servicio de consejeria, discipulado en los hogares, motivación, información impresa acerca de todas las actividades y ministerios de College Heights.
The Hispanic Ministry helps those whose first language is Spanish and want to know about Jesus and be followers of Him. There are Bible Studies every Sunday at 9:00 AM and Prayer Meetings on Wednesdays at 7:00 PM in Spanish. Also the Service is translated into Spanish on Sundays at 11:00 AM. We also have counseling, home visits, encouragement, and translated printed information about College Heights' activities and ministries.
INTERPRETACION EN ESPAÑOL
En el Centro de Información hay disponibles audífonos para escuchar en Español, el mensaje que se predica los domingos durante el servicio de las 11:00 AM.