Church & Community

AIDS Ministry

Share the love and hope of Jesus Christ with people affected by HIV and AIDS by offering prayer support, notes of encouragement, special projects, phone contacts, visits and deliveries, and/or serving once a month at After Dark Outreach Center.

Celebrate Recovery

Biblical approach using small groups to bring about life changes and healing. Worship leaders, snack providers, children’s leaders for Celebrating Kids, small group facilitators, including DivorceCare and Veterans, are ways you can serve.

Celebrate Recovery Inside

Once a week men travel to Ozark Correctional Center in Fordland, MO to lead the inmates in the Celebrate Recovery Ministry.

GriefShare

Bring hope and encouragement to the grieving by co-leading a 13 week study on grief recovery. Training provided.

Financial Ministries

Equip people to learn, apply, and teach God’s financial principles through a 9 week study.

Residential Care Facilities Ministry

There are many ways to serve, including, but not limited to, visiting, reading, writing letters, and even planning birthday parties. Please prayerfully consider this wonderful ministry.

Disaster Preparedness

Food preparation, housekeeping, transportation, medical and security are all needed when Ridgecrest is called upon to be a disaster shelter or during a pandemic. Join a team to work a shift and show God’s love in a critical time.

Deaf Ministry

Qualified interpreters are needed for worship services to translate songs and the spoken Word.

Job Search & Career Assistance

Assistants help people learn to conduct a job search, build an effective resume, and polish their interview skills.

Women’s Ministry

Opportunities include: teaching, decorating, working events and administrative duties.

Top Stitchers: Ladies who bless those in need through sewing. Newborns in Need, blankets for the homeless, clothing for kids in Africa and more. Non-sewers are needed to cut patterns, press garments, donate fabric or trimming.

Jeffries Elementary School

Reading Mentor: Help a child improve his/her reading skills by being a reading mentor for 30 minutes once a week during school hours. Training is available via DVD.

Jeffries’ Cents of Pride Store: Help children learn and practice life skills. Children will earn school bucks to buy items in the store. You can serve by donating items for the store or you can help run the store.

English as a Second Language

Enjoy meeting  people from different countries while teaching English as their second language to adults. Shuttle drivers are also needed to transport students to and from MSU campus on a rotational basis.

Ridgecrest News
Ridgecrest Events
Christmas Holiday Season - Offices Closed
December 24
Offices Closed
December 24
Women's Prayer Team
December 24, 05:30 PM
Join the Women's Prayer Team on Wednesday nights as we spend time praying for our church, the lost, our country, the world.
Men's Prayer Team
December 24, 05:30 PM
Join the Men's Prayer Team on Wednesday nights as we spend time praying for our church, the lost, our country, the world.
Ridgecrest Christmas Eve Service
December 24, 06:00 PM
On this most holy night, we will gather for a reverent reflection of Christ's humble birth. Surrounded by the soft light of the season, we will hear the Christmas story and sing the carols we lov ...
Christmas Day - Offices Closed
December 25
Celebrate Recovery
December 26, 05:00 PM
This adult ministry addresses the hurts, habits and hang-ups of people struggling to navigate difficult times. Some may come from broken marriages; others may have experienced multiple disappointments ...
NO Small Groups Meeting Today
December 28
Blended Worship
December 28, 10:00 AM
rbckids Preschool Small Groups
December 28, 10:30 AM
rbckids Small Groups meet Sunday mornings at 9AM and 10:30 AM – JOIN US for 75 minutes of Bible study, music, activities & fun! Check in at the Preschool Hall lobby or Children’s Hall room 10. Pr ...
NO Events are Scheduled this evening
December 31
Office Closed -New Year's Holiday
January 01
rbckids Preschool Small Groups
January 04, 09:00 AM
rbckids Small Groups meet Sunday mornings at 9:00 and 10:30 AM – JOIN US for 75 minutes of Bible study, music, activities & fun! Check in at the Preschool Place lobby or Children’s Hall room 10. ...
rbckids Elementary Small Groups
January 04, 09:00 AM
rbckids Small Groups meet Sunday mornings at 9:00 and 10:30 AM – Check in at the Preschool Hall lobby or Children’s Hall room 10. Elementary students attend one hour of small group and one hour of wor ...
Celebration Worship (WC)
January 04, 09:00 AM
This worship service features a full choir and orchestra led by Travis Laws, with both traditional and contemporary song choices.