Men's Backpacking Trip
Jul
27
Jul 30

Men's Backpacking Trip

Come and join other men for a backpacking adventure in Dinkey Lakes Wilderness near Shaver Lake. Also open to 16-17 year old young men accompanied by their father. Get all the info at the Next Steps table on campus, or contact Ken Swanson. 

Cost: $90 (approximately what you will spend on the trip, not payable to Central)

Register by emailing Ken below.

Contact: Ken Swanson ken348swanson@yahoo.com


Jul
23
12:30 pm12:30

Love, INC

We are excited to partner with this local ministry! We've been talking about loving our city these past few weeks and what better way than to get some hands on serving opportunities. 

Learn more at the lunch happening this Sunday. Register here.

It's free, we just need a head count for lunch :)

Camp Central
Jul
17
Jul 21

Camp Central

  • Central Christian Church

Hey Happy Campers! Guess what time it is?!

CAMP CENTRAL REGISTRATION IS OPEN!

Blast off with us to a galaxy far, far away and discover the wonder among all wonders - that the God who created everything there is - the knowable and the unknowable, the visible and the invisible - wants a personal relationship with them!

Sign up your kids (Age 3 (potty trained) - 5th grade) today for the best week ever, where they will discover the God who is over the moon in love with them. 

...and may the LORD be with you. 

Time: 9am-12pm Mon-Fri
Cost: $50/kid

Want to save some money on your registration?
Sign up to serve during the week of camp and receive $10 off per kid!

Contact Kristin before you sign up to get details! kristin@centralsj.org or 408-264-7643.

Join the Team (Membership Class)
Jul
9
12:30 pm12:30

Join the Team (Membership Class)

  • Central Christian Church

We’d love for you to join our team here at Central. 

Learn what it means to be a member, the perks and the responsibilities.

In the William Jessup Room. Lunch provided.

Register online or by contacting Janessa below 

Contact: Janessa Favors 

MOVE High School Summer Camp
Jul
3
Jul 8

MOVE High School Summer Camp

We believe in camp.  We believe in the fun of camp and in the power of camp.

Camp will be a packed week of fun with friends, staying up late, glow in the dark ultimate frisbee, challenging speakers and powerful worship.  Camp provides time for our leaders to debrief in breakout sessions with your students.  Our Youth Leaders will build relationships with your students in one week that otherwise would take a whole year.  This will be a week away from the normal routine of life, where the reality and truth of God is presented to students in a real, relevant and ridiculously fun way.  Your son or daughter will not want to miss this week!
  
Cost: $395 ($50 deposit)

Scholarship Application

Register Online

Contact: Kyle Power, Youth Pastor

ELEVATE Middle School Summer Camp
Jun
26
Jun 30

ELEVATE Middle School Summer Camp

We believe in camp.  We believe in the fun of camp and in the power of camp.

Camp will be packed with high octane fun, challenging speakers and powerful worship.  Camp provides time for our leaders to debrief in breakout sessions with your students.  Our Youth Leaders will build relationships with your students in one week that otherwise would take a whole year.  This will be a week away from the normal routine of life, where the reality and truth of God is presented to students in a real, relevant and ridiculously fun way.  Your son or daughter will not want to miss this week!

Cost: $375  ($50 deposit)

Scholarship Application

Register Online

Contact: Kyle Power, Youth Pastor

 

Men's Breakfast
Jun
24
8:00 am08:00

Men's Breakfast

  • Central Christian Church

Come be a part of the community of men at Central and enjoy breakfast and good teaching. 

Cost: $5 (First timers eat free)

Location: Multipurpose Room

Contact: Ken Swanson

Date Night
Jun
17
6:00 pm18:00

Date Night

A date night for you, a night out for your kids.

Drop your kids at church, grab your "date box", go to dinner, and have fun!

(Dinner and date expenses not included.)

Register online here.

Contact: Kristin Potter, Children and Family Ministries Director

Men's Retreat "Perseverance"
Jun
2
Jun 4

Men's Retreat "Perseverance"

Men, you don't want to miss this weekend! It's an awesome time away from the grind, getting solid teaching, from Jim Jessup, and space to relax. It is also a great opportunity to get to know the other men here at Central.  

Cost: $50

Register online

Location: Bob Harmon's Cabin (near Yosemite)

Contact: Ken Swanson

CityTeam Graduation
May
26
4:00 pm16:00

CityTeam Graduation

  • Central Christian Church

We'll be hosting the graduation ceremony here at Central for CityTeam House of Grace and Heritage Home. We are looking for volunteers to help greet, serve, and clean up for a dinner that evening.

Dinner will be served at 6pm for graduates, family/friends, and CityTeam staff. Volunteers will be needed starting at 4pm. Ceremony starts at 7pm in the Worship Center which will be open to all. For the ceremony, we are looking for ushers, and clean up crew from 6:30-9:30pm. 

If you are interested or have questions please email Chris Pinkham.

Or sign-up online here.

Story of God Class
Apr
30
9:00 am09:00

Story of God Class

  • Central Christian Church

The Bible is the Story of God that tells of His redemptive plan to be united with His people.   

In this class you will:

*Gain an understanding and overview of the Bible

*Learn practical, life-changing methods of reading and studying the Bible

*Discover how to align your life story and life purpose with God’s story and his purpose for all mankind.

4 Week Class Starting April 30

Sign Up here

Contact Gary@centralsj.org

Good Friday Service
Apr
14
7:00 pm19:00

Good Friday Service

  • Central Christian Church

The cross —what happened and why does it matter?

Join us for an evening focused on what happened that Friday before Easter.

All Church Work Day
Apr
8
9:30 am09:30

All Church Work Day

  • Central Christian Church

We want to get our campus ready for Easter. There will be plenty of jobs to do so any skill level is welcome.

Lunch will be provided.

Sign-up online here.

Women's Retreat
Mar
31
Apr 2

Women's Retreat

  • Presentation Center

Retreat is such a great time to build relationships. We hope you’ll join us as we discover how to Unlock Our Identity in Christ.

Speaker: Jill Garrett
Jill Garrett is a tiny piece of dynamite! Jill’s love for Jesus is not only inspirational but contagious. As she’s known to say, “People will respect you for your strengths but connect to you in your weaknesses.” Her heart’s desire is for women to know their true value, their self-worth and God-given identity that can only be found in the person of Jesus Christ.

Friday 3/31
4pm - Registration
6pm - Dinner
7pm - Session 1

Saturday 4/1
8am - Breakfast
9am - Session 2
12pm - Lunch

1pm - Free Time:
          Massages (schedule during registration)
          Workshops: Essential Oils, Bible Illustration
          Enjoy the beauty of the Santa Cruz Mountains - Hike, Get coffee with friends, Rest

6pm - Dinner
7pm - Session 3

Sunday 4/2
8am - Breakfast
9am - Session 4
12pm - Lunch

Cost: $225 ($50 Saturday only)

Location: Presentation Center

Register online here

Contact: Rebekah Carter

Lunch w/The Elders
Jan
22
1:00 pm13:00

Lunch w/The Elders

  • Central Christian Church

This lunch is an opportunity to get some face time in with our elders. If you've ever had any questions about how things are run here at Central or if you'd just like to get to know these guys a bit better, this is your chance. 

Please RSVP here, so we know how much food to provide!

Contact Janessa 

Christmas Eve — 6PM
Dec
24
6:00 pm18:00

Christmas Eve — 6PM

  • Central Christian Church

Come Home This Christmas

Join us for a candle light Christmas Eve service for the family. And make sure you come early for some fun in the SNOW! Yes, that's right I said SNOW in San Jose. 

We will have sled runs, snowman building, and much more starting at 4pm. 

SNOW, SNOW, SNOW — 4PM
Dec
24
4:00 pm16:00

SNOW, SNOW, SNOW — 4PM

  • Central Christian Church

Come and play in the snow with us! Yes, that's right, REAL SNOW!

Starting at 4pm sandwiched right between our two Christmas Eve services we are going to have our snow play area open. There will be sled runs, snowman building, snow angels, and hot chocolate.

Come early or stay later to join us for one of our services at 3 and 6pm. 

Christmas Eve — 3PM
Dec
24
3:00 pm15:00

Christmas Eve — 3PM

  • Central Christian Church

Come Home This Christmas

Join us for a candle light Christmas Eve service for the family. And make sure you stick around afterwards for some fun in the SNOW! Yes, that's right I said SNOW in San Jose. 

We will have sled runs, snowman building, and much more starting at 4pm. 

William Jessup University Choir
Nov
6
4:00 pm16:00

William Jessup University Choir

  • Central Christian Church

You definitely do not want to miss this event. WJU’s choir is exceptional and a fun way to kick off the holidays. Enjoy a night of free music and fun! 

Location: Worship Center (at Central)

Stitches of Love
Sep
17
9:00 am09:00

Stitches of Love

Building bears, and making blankets for kids and adults in the hospital. Join us any part of the day. No sewing skills necessary. 

Location: Room 4

Contact: Cheri Stipe 

 

Family Camp
Sep
9
Sep 11

Family Camp

  • KOA Manresa

Our annual Family Camp is here and we love spending the weekend with you. This is a great opportunity to build relationships with your church family. We hope you'll come!

Location: KOA Manresa (Watsonville/Santa Cruz)

Campsite Cost: $140-415 (varies depending on campsite chosen)

Meal Cost: $25/Adult, $15/Kids 7-12yrs, Kids 6-0yrs (FREE)

Register online.

Contact: Kristin Potter

Youth Parent Meeting
Aug
28
1:00 pm13:00

Youth Parent Meeting

  • Central Christian Church

Hey Parents! If you have a kid in 6th-12th grade this lunch is for you!

We really would love for you to make it a priority to be at this meeting to meet our new Youth Pastor and his wife - Kyle and Kayla Power. Not only will you get info on the logistics of what's going on in the Youth Ministry, but you'll also get to hear from Kyle the vision and future of the ministry for your kids. 

Please RSVP to Kyle so we can get enough food. Lunch will be provided.

Contact: kyle@centralsj.org

All Church Picnic
Aug
7
12:30 pm12:30

All Church Picnic

  • Doerr Park

We love having fun and hanging out together. Join us after 2nd service at Doerr Park, just around the corner from Central. It will be an afternoon full of fun and games.

Bring your own lunch!

 

 

HPWN (Healing Prayer & Worship Night)
Jul
24
6:00 pm18:00

HPWN (Healing Prayer & Worship Night)

  • Central Christian Church

We love coming before our God and presenting our requests for healing. We believe that He want to heal and restore us from all kinds of sickness be it physical, spiritual or emotional. 

 

CIY (High School Summer Conference)
Jul
11
Jul 16

CIY (High School Summer Conference)

  • Biola University

MORE THAN JUST A CONFERENCE!

MOVE is a 5-day, high school only event, designed to amplify Christ's call on students’ lives to become Kingdom Workers.

Students at MOVE not only learn and worship together – they spend quality time with their church youth groups, discovering ways that God will use them to impact the world.

Biola University

$375

Register online here.

Contact: Kyle Power

Mt. Gilead (Middle School Summer Camp)
Jun
26
Jul 1

Mt. Gilead (Middle School Summer Camp)

  • Mt. Gilead

Summer is not complete without a week at camp! Crazy-messy games, best friends, deep conversations, worship and teaching that won't soon be forgotten. Come with us!

Mt. Gilead Camp - Sebastopol, CA

$399

Register online here.

Contact: Kyle Power

Financial Peace University (FPU)
Jun
26
9:00 am09:00

Financial Peace University (FPU)

  • Central Christian Church

This 9 week class will help you achieve your financial goals by showing you how to eliminate debt, save for the future, and give like never before.

A Dave Ramsey financial class.

William Jessup Room

$93 (partial scholarships available)

Register online here.

Contact: Gary Taylor, Associate Pastor

CityTeam Graduation
Jan
29
7:00 pm19:00

CityTeam Graduation

  • Central Christian Church

Come witness the amazing stories of Life Transformation from graduates of the CityTeam Program. The event will run approximately 2-3 hours and you are welcome to attend any or all of it. Appetizers will be served at end of the event.

Women's Breakfast
Oct
17
9:30 am09:30

Women's Breakfast

Why let the men have all the breakfast? Join us for a meal and some fun. This will be a great time to get to know some of the women here at Central. We hope you'll come hang out with us!

Cost: FREE!

Childcare can be provided, please RSVP for that specifically with Melissa.

Contact: Melissa Fletscher