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Church Directory - Jan. 24, 2019


January 24, 2019 | View PDF

Apostolic Assembly of the Faith in Christ Jesus

Pastor: Jose Perez

30372 Richland St.

661-746-3648, 661-345-4828

Sunday: Bilingual service 1:30 p.m.; Thursday: Bilingual Bible study 7 p.m.

Assembly of God

Pastor: Charles Toy

150 Elm St.


Weekly services: Sunday School 9:30 a.m. Sunday worship and Children’s Church 10:30 a.m.; Sunday evening 6 p.m.; Wednesday evening 6:45 p.m. (Prayer, Missionettes and Royal Rangers)

Calvary Chapel on Northwest Kern

Pastor: Richard Long

Meeting at the Walker Senior Center, 505 Sunset

661-588-5069, 616-330-9922

E-mail: [email protected]

Sunday morning: 10 a.m.; Calvary Satellite Network, 88.7 FM

Companerismo Christiano Christian Fellowship

Pastor: Rogelio Ramirez

30349 Orange Ave.

661-746-0912, 616-746-6887

Weekly services: Sunday morning 9:45 a.m.; Sunday evening 6 p.m.; Wednesday evening 6:30 p.m.

Congregational Church of Shafter

Pastor: Mark Scialabba

430 E. Tulare Ave.


Weekly services: Sunday worship service 10:45 a.m.; Sunday School 9:30 a.m.; Wednesday evening dinner 5:45 p.m.; Bible Study for adults and youth 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.; Thursday women’s Bible study 10 a.m. to noon; youth activities throughout the week.

Church of Christ

Steve Mann

850 Minter Ave.


Weekly services: Sunday classes 9:30 a.m., worship 10:45 a.m., Sunday evening worship 6 p.m.; Wednesday classes 6 p.m.

Church of God (Smith’s Corner)

Pastor: Sandra Dunlap

18473 S. Shafter Ave.

Weekly services: Sunday School 9:30 a.m., Sunday morning worship 11 a.m., Sunday evening worship 5 p.m.; Wednesday evening Bible study 7 p.m.

Ebenezer Reformed

Pastor: Ruben Zartman

235 James St.


Weekly services: Sunday School 11:45 a.m., Worship 10 a.m.

Iglesia Biblica Reformada Valle de Gracia

Pastor: Valentin Alpuche


Weekly Service Sunday 6:00 p.m.

Faith Anglican Church

Priest Randy Messick

1101 E. Lerdo Hwy (The Ford Theater)

Services: 11:00 a.m. on Sundays

Freewill Baptist Church

155 Redwood Dr. Shafter


Weekly service: Sunday School 9:45 a.m., worship 11 a.m.

Midweek Service: Wednesday Kids Club 6:45 a.m., adult and teens 7 p.m.

First Church of the Nazarene

Pastor: John Maynard


411 W. Lerdo Highway

Weekly services: Sunday Spanish service 10 a.m.; English service 11:30 a.m.

First Southern Baptist Church

Pastor: Jim Neal

250 Kern St.


Sunday: 9 a.m. Second Cup Fellowship, 9:45 a.m. Sunday School for all ages, 11 a.m. morning worship service

High Vision Ministries

Pastors: Arthur and Yolanda Plaza

201 Central Valley Highway


Weekly services: Sunday morning worship 10 a.m.; Tuesday 6:30 p.m. prayer; Wednesday evening service 7 p.m.

Home Fellowship Church

Pastors: Jose and Beverly Perello

520 California Ave.


Weekly services: Sunday School 9:45 a.m., Morning worship service 11 a.m., Junior Church 11:30 a.m., evening service 5 p.m.; Wednesday youth 6 p.m., Thursday 10:30 a.m.; ladies Bible study 10:30 a.m., Friday Spanish service 7 p.m.

Jesus Saves International

Pastor: Steve Seymour

425 S. Shafter Avenue


Weekly services: Sunday School 9:30 a.m., morning worship and children’s church 10:30 a.m., evening service 5 p.m.; Wednesday night service 6:30; Thursday 7 p.m. Recovery Class

La Rosa De Saron Spanish Assembly of God

Pastor: Epifanio Bernal

154 W. Tulare Ave.


Weekly services: Family service, Wednesday 7 p.m.; Sunday morning 10 a.m.; Sunday evening prayer meeting 5 p.m., Sunday evening service 6 p.m. All services are bilingual.

Mennonite Brethren Church

Pastor: Patrick Coyle

Youth Pastor: Brent Cummings

400 Kern Street, P.O. Box 1538


Weekly services: Sunday Koffee Klatch 9 a.m.; Sunday School 9:30 a.m.; morning worship 10:45 a.m.

New Hope Community Church

730 E Lerdo Hwy.

New Life Fellowship Church of Buttonwillow

Pastor: Mike Nichols

200 W. First Street



Weekly service: Sunday 10:30 a.m.

Primera Iglesia Bautista Church

Family Church

Minister: Ezequiel Pulido

285 E. Lerdo Hwy.

Weekly services: Sunday School 10 a.m., children’s Sunday School 11 a.m., worship 11 a.m.; Wednesday prayer and Bible study 6 p.m.

Saint Therese’s Catholic Church

Fr. Pedro Umana OFM

300 W. Lerdo Hwy.


Weekly services: Saturday Spanish Mass 6 p.m., Sunday Mass in English, 8:30 a.m.; Sunday Mass in Spanish at 7 a.m. and noon; Mass Tuesday and Thursday 6 p.m., Wednesday and Friday 8 a.m. Spanish prayer group on Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m.

Seventh Standard Pentecostal Church of God

Pastor: Jim Glasco

4500 Bowles St.

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Weekly services: Sunday School 9:45 a.m., morning worship and Junior Church 11 a.m., evening worship 6 p.m.; Wednesday 7 p.m., youth service Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m.

Shafter Christian Fellowship Church (A Foursquare Church)

Pastor: Justin Medlock

632 James St.


Weekly services: Sunday morning worship 10:30 a.m.; Thursday 12-step recovery program 6:30 p.m.; Wednesday Bible study 7 p.m.

Shafter Free Will Baptist Church

Pastor: Rev. Gary Long

155 Redwood Drive

661-746-9120, 661-746-6441 (school), fax:661-746-4165

Weekly services: Sunday School 9:45 a.m., morning worship 11 a.m., evening worship 6 p.m.; Wednesday: Kids Club 6:45 p.m. (4 years – 6th grade), Souled Out Teens 7 p.m. (teens), midweek service 7 p.m. (adults)

Shafter Missionary Baptist Church

202 Golden West Ave.


Shafter Seventh Day Adventist Church

Pastor: Ted Baze

Corner of West Lerdo Highway and Poplar Avenue


Weekly services: Saturday Sabbath School 9:30 a.m., worship service 11 a.m.; Tuesday prayer meeting and Bible study, 7 p.m.

Sovereign Grace Church

Pastor: Jason Sexton, M.Div. Th.M.

Meeting at Walker Senior Center (505 Sunset Ave.)

Weekly services: Sunday mornings 10 a.m.; childcare provided ages 0-5.

Truth Church

Pastor Frank Cabrera

720 E. Lerdo Hwy

Shafter, CA 93263


Sunday School 10 a.m., worship service 11:30 a.m.; Tuesday worship service p.m.

Valley Bible Church

350 Pine St.


Summer worship: Sunday morning 10 a.m., high school youth Bible study 3 p.m.;

Wednesday junior high group 6 p.m.

The churches of Shafter are listed alphabetically followed by the names of their pastors, addresses, phone numbers and services. If a church would like to be listed or if a change needs to be made please contact Erica Soriano at 661-292-5100 or [email protected]


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