special needs ministries
For More Information;
Pastor Julie Keith
In His Image is dedicated to the spiritual, physical, and emotional needs of God's unique children, adults, and their families. It is designed to provide an environment of acceptance and belonging for all individuals with special needs, so they may experience the love of Jesus and excel to their greatest potential, becoming all that God desires them to become.
In His Image Montly Newsletter
April 12: Eggstravaganza, Valley Center Campus
April 19: Eggstravaganza, PazNaz Campus
April 20: Easter Sunday
For more information, please see the April Newsletter
Sundays at 9:15 am and 10:30 am
Special Education Classroom
Rooms 122 & 123, Arms Hall
These classrooms use an adapted Bible curriculum for special needs children. Participants learn in a safe and supportive environment geared towards their own special needs.
Please Note: April 20, Easter Sunday, there will be classes only during the 10:30 service.
To request a buddy for your child please contact Pastor Julie.
Oasis Adult Ministry
Sundays at 9:15 am
Wednesdays at 7:00 pm
Room 115, Lower Sanctuary
Oasis is a time of fellowship, Bible study, and connection for teens and adults with special needs.Please come, bring a friend, and study the parables of Jesus.
Please Note: There will be No Oasis on the following dates:
Sunday, April 20
Wednesday, April 16
Wednesday, April 23
Mosaic Teen & Adult Ministry
Sundays at 10:30 am
Room 115, Lower Sanctuary
Mosaic is for teens and adults with moderate to severe special needs. It is a time of fellowship, Bible study, and connection for teens and adults with special needs.
The Well, Parent Class
Sundays at 9:15am,
Room 149 A, Reed Hall
A new series class for parents of special needs children of all ages to come and renew your strength, John 4:14. For more information, contact Leslie Moreno at email@example.com or (626) 351-2478.
Room 247, Reed Hall
Seminar nights occur throughout the year and focus on specific topics related to parenting a child with special needs. Seminars in the past have covered transitions into adulthood, Special Needs Trusts, advocating in the school system, and more. For more information, contact Leslie Moreno at firstname.lastname@example.org or
*Childcare for these events are available by reservation only.
There will be a number of special events that families and volunteers can participate in such as carnivals, concerts, ice cream events, summer camps, fund-raisers, conferences, etc. Some events may or may not be hosted by In His Image.
The PazNaz Playground is open to the community for children accompanied by an adult ages 2-5 and children with special needs ages 2-10.
Community hours are:
Monday – Friday 6 pm – sunset
Saturdays 8 am – sunset
Sundays 1 pm – sunset
A number of outreach opportunities will be available for volunteers to participate in. Opportunities may include: Visitation in homes of new families to IHI, visitations and bible studies in Intermediate Care Facilities (ICF) and Group Homes, hospital visits, preparation and delivery of meals, dramas, etc.