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Bible Study beginning Jan. 11

For six weeks Thursdays from 6:30-8:00 p.m. // Fox Hills // Join Erik for a new study. Come when you are able.

Jan. 14 - Josh leading worship / Erik Preaching

Josh Calhoun will be leading worship with Pastor Erik preaching live on Sunday, January 14.

Next Sunday Night Live (SNL) takes place on January 21

Sunday, January 21, from 5:30-7:00 p.m. // Pontiac Convention Center // Join us for an evening of worship and connecting with others.

Jan. 27 Saturday Night Service at Pontiac, 6:00 p.m.

We will not be having any Sunday morning services at Pontiac on Sunday, January 28, but we will have a 6:00 p.m. service on Saturday, January 27 at Pontiac Convention Center. Pastor Kellen will be preaching live that evening.

Jan. 28 - Sledding, 2:00-3:30 p.m.

Anyone who wants to go sledding on Sunday afternoon, January 28, meet at the Mall Hill from 2:00-3:30 p.m. with a sled and an aptitude for having fun!

Foster Families of Rock County Asking for Help

We’re looking for a few people who are willing to help watch kids during quarterly foster family training sessions. Stop by Next Steps and let them know you’re interested or email

Opportunities to Serve

If you've been wondering how you can contribute to our church, stop by Next Steps and let them know you want to try one of these: 1. Help set up chairs and tables if you're an early bird (7am.)  2. Be an adult in the room at Kidzworks (our teenagers do a great job running things, but they could use some backup!)  3. Join our team of greeters before and after services.

Central Youth Ministry

Wednesdays from 6:30 p.m. - 8:15 p.m // Grades 6-12 // Fox Hills location (4450 Milton Ave.) // There will be time to hang out, play ridiculous games, and talk about God and all things spiritual. If you have any questions, call the church at 608.371.9731.





Iron Sharpens Iron Men’s Conference Beloit Campus

Saturday, March 3 from 8:30 a.m.-4:55 p.m. // Men, make sure you get registered for this awesome day of equipping and encouraging us to live the way God has called us to live as men. We get to host it at the Central Beloit campus and there will be hundreds of men from all over the region who will be here. Registration forms are available at Guest Central, or by downloading here. Cost is $47 if turned in by Sun. Feb. 18.  After that the cost increases to $62. If you want the optional lunch they provide, there is an additional cost of $8, which also must be turned in by Sun. Feb. 18.  For more information, contact Joel Otto, Outreach Pastor, at 608.362.7663 x12, or

Click here to learn more about the Beloit Iron Sharpens Iron conference.


Central Youth Janesville's Winter Retreat

Winter Retreat is coming up on February 16-17 in East Troy for 6th-12th grade students. The cost is $75. To register, click here and register under the retreat option for that weekend. The code you will need to enter for our group is: BEJACC. Email Kellen at with any questions.

Central Youth Janesville’s
Lac du Flambeau Mission Trip

This summer’s mission trip to the Lac du Flambeau Tribal Reservation will be June 25-29. The cost is $450. Register online by clicking here. Applications received after February 5 will be subject to a $25 late fee. Email Kellen at with any questions.

Kidz Mid-Week

Wednesdays // Fox Hills (4450 Milton Ave) // Bring your kids right after school for snacks, and then the program runs from 3:50- 4:55 p.m. Pickup is at 5:00. For all kids in grades Kindergarten-5th Grade. For any questions, ask Pastor Kellen ( or Jackie Ray.

First Impressions Team

Help us help new people feel comfortable at church. Our First Impressions team helps everybody coming in to church have a great experience. We especially want brand new people to feel great about our church from the moment they step through the doors. Join our team as we breathe new life into one of the most important ministries that we have. Contact Ami at 608.289.6715 to get involved.

Join the Kidzworks Team!

What happens in Kidzworks is a top priority here at Central in Janesville, and we would love it if you’d join the team. You can be hands-on with kids, or you can help with check-in, run the simple technology, or serve with our security team. Call or email Kellen at 608.371.9731 or for more info.

Fox Hills Clean Crew

Now that our Fox Hills location is being used most nights of the week, we’re looking to build a small team of people who are willing to take turns cleaning it once a week. If you’re interested, email or call the church at 608.371.9731.

Sunday Morning Bible Study

During first service we have a Bible study that takes place in the back area of the lobby. Anyone is welcome to join! Currently we are going through the book of Revelation.

Prayer Team

If you have a heart for hurting people and are willing to pray with them during the services, we would love to have you as part of the prayer team. Contact Jane Loomis if you’re interested at




The vision of Night to Shine is to provide an extraordinary prom night experience for people with special needs, ages 14 and older. This event will take place on February 9, 2018, simultaneously at participating churches across the country. Each prom will include special elements, consisting of a red carpet entrance with paparazzi, limousine rides, hair and makeup beauty stations, shoeshines, a dance floor, food and much more. This event takes place at the Beloit campus.

A Gift For You From Central

Our church is always looking for ways to serve you as you live out your faith throughout the week. We are inviting you to have a free account to an exciting new video library called RightNow Media. It’s essentially the “Netflix of Video Bible Studies” because you will have instant access to thousands of great videos for kids, youth, parents, married couples and more. You can view these videos from your phone, tablet or computer. And you can also view them in a group setting through a TV or projector. There are over 6,000 videos from some great teachers.

Click here or the RightNow logo to go to the RightNow Media website. Click “Get Started”, put in your name and a password and you’re all set. All of the videos are FREE for everyone to use.

Breaking Free

Breaking Free is a ministry where we can find grace and forgiveness for our hurts, habits and hang-ups. It is not just about alcohol and drug addictions; it’s about overcoming any struggle you might be facing.

Breaking Free, our new recovery ministry, meets on Friday nights in Room 219 on the second floor of the Family Life Center at the Beloit Campus. The time will begin with pizza at 6:30 p.m. with the regular meeting beginning at 7 p.m. and lasting for approximately one hour. If you have questions please contact Lori at 608.290.8476.



Central Christian Church Janesville • Pontiac Convention Center • 2809 N. Pontiac Drive • Janesville, WI • 608.371.9731