Prayer Shawl Ministry: We will be taking a summer break and starting back up in September! If anyone would like to continue knitting or crocheting baby blankets, hats, mittens, etc. Please contact Diana Dunn (209) 988-5006. The Prayer Shawl Ministry also accepts yarn donations for those who would like to donate in that way. Thank you to all who have and will donate!

DVD copies of any sermon or event are available upon request! Contact Mariah Boersma in the church office with any DVD requests at our office email:

Biblical Theology Workshop for Women: No matter how much you already know about the Bible, if you are a woman who wants to know your Bible better, this workshop is for you. We want to invite you to join us at the “Biblical Theology Workshop for Women” by Nancy Guthrie in Walnut Creek on May 9, 2020 from 8:30am-3:30pm. These workshops are being held in 15 cities around the country in the fall of 2019 and spring of 2020! If you would like to learn more about this workshop and Biblical Theology, please go to If you plan to attend, please register soon and purchase your Early Bird Registration online for $25 as these workshops have sold out in other states. Carpooling is available with plans to leave the church parking lot by 6:30am. Any questions contact Susan at 209-480-3947. We hope you will plan to join us!   -The Escalon CRC Women’s Bible Study Leadership Team.

PM Nursery Update: For safety reasons, we would like to encourage the parents of children ages 0-3, to fill out the check-in sheet and take a pager with them upon dropping their child(ren) off in the 2-3 room. Thank you!!
Happy Hymn Singers will sing this Thursday, August 22, at Vintage Faire Residential Care at 9:45am at 3620 Dale Rd. Anyone is free to join us! The residents love children! For questions, please call Alice at 209-499-5731.
Upper Room Parent Info Night: Attention Upper Room parents! Mark you calendars for this years parent info night on August 28th at 7:00pm in The Upper Room.

Children in Worship Update: We want to say thank you to all our volunteers that make Children in Worship possible! We want to remind all our CIW helpers to please check the bulletin to see when you are scheduled! We are also looking for two new CIW Leaders that would be willing to serve once every 7-8 weeks and go through a short training process. Please contact Yvonna Ray at 209-216-7042 if you are interested!


Sequoia Camping Trip: Friday through Saturday, August 9-10, West Coast Reformed Fellowship (WCRF) invites young adults to join us for camping in Sequoia National Park. We welcome singles and married couples who are high school graduates through mid-thirties in age. For detailed information and to register, please visit Free lodging is available in the Visalia area on Saturday night following the event for those traveling long distances, and we invite you to worship with us at Trinity URC on Sunday morning. Registration closes on August 2. WCRF hosts events for young adults to grow spiritually and enjoy fellowship with like-minded believers on the West Coast. Registration is now open for our Fall Retreat at Lake Tahoe. You can register at We can be reached at (559) 372-9888 (call/text),, and through Facebook and Instagram.

Biblical Manhood: In our culture of blurry, gender-neutral confusion, what does a man of God look like? Men of all ages are invited to join First Christian Reformed Church in Ripon on August 17th at 5:30pm as former professional soccer player and now Pastor, Gavin Peacock, brings gospel clarity to this critical issue. Cost is $15.00 which includes a hearty steak dinner, manly raffle prizes and robust fellowship! For more information or to register before August 9th, call or email the church office at 209-599-3225 or

Employment Opportunity: Ripon Christian Schools is currently seeking a part-time teaching aide in the Learning Center working with elementary and middle school students. Experience in special education is preferred, but not required. Interested individuals can contact Eric Segaar at for additional information. An application for the position is available on the school website at

Employment Opportunity: Bethany Home is currently accepting applications for an Administrative Assistant (Part Time) in their Skilled Nursing Facility. Please email your resume to Thank you!