Special Needs Ministries

Julie Keith
Special Needs Pastor


In His Image Special Needs Ministries 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.

PazNaz Wheels

Saturdays, January 6 – Febrary 24 | Time – TBD | Gym
Come and join in the basketball fun.

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Oasis Bowling and Lunch

Sunday, February 25 | 12:30 – 2:00 pm | Bowlmor
Come and join in the bowling fun.
3534 E Foothill Blvd, Pasadena, CA

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Joni and Friends Family Retreat

July 9 – July 13|Murrieta, CA
Family Retreat offers a haven for special needs families. Here, families are cared for, encouraged, and rejuvenated in a fully accessible camp environment. It offers fun, age-appropriate activities and cultivates meaningful connections with families who understand the challenges of life with disability.

To register and for more detailed information go to the Joni and friends website – click on Murrieta, Ca retreat.


Children’s Classes

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.

Mainstreaming Opportunities:
To request a buddy for your child please contact Pastor Julie Keith.

Oasis Adult Ministry

Sundays at 9:15 am & Wednesdays at 6:30 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 God’s word. Don’t miss out.

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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 9:15 am
Room 112, Lower Sanctuary

A class for parents of special needs children of all ages to come and renew your strength, John 4:14.


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 6:00 pm – sunset
Saturdays 8:00 am – sunset
Sundays 1:00 pm – sunset

Service Opportunity

A number of outreach opportunities will be available for volunteers to participate in. Opportunities may include: Visitations and bible studies in Intermediate Care Facilities (ICF) and Group Homes, hospital visits, preparation and delivery of meals, dramas, etc.