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The Hughson Church of Christ is located between the cities of Modesto and Turlock inland from the San Francisco Bay Area in Central California. We are a friendly church reaching out as far and wide as we can with the message of the Good News of Jesus Christ, the only One who can save our world (John 14:6).
People are sometimes a little apprehensive about visiting a new church. We want you to know that you can be at ease about visiting our congregation. The Hughson church of Christ is an outgoing, friendly church. Our membership could be described as a diverse group made up of people from all walks of life. We are from all races and nationalities; we simply work and worship together as New Testament Christians (Acts 10:34-35).
Every effort is made to allow visitors to feel comfortable. Our services generally open with a brief welcome. The song leader then leads the congregation in a few songs followed by observing communion with the Lord Jesus by partaking of unleavened bread and fruit of the vine (1 Corinthians 11:23-29). Following this there will be more songs and a prayer, then the preacher delivers a sermon from the Bible. All are encouraged to bring their Bibles and follow along as he leads the study (2 Timothy 2:15).
At the sermon’s end, the Lord’s invitation is offered (Matthew 11:28-30) for any who want to become Christians or rededicate their lives to God. There is no coercion. Members make a financial offering for carrying on the work of the church (1 Corinthians 16:1-2). The service lasts about an hour and concludes with a song and prayer. Following the worship our members will want to greet one another and especially introduce themselves to our Guests.
The Hughson church of Christ strives to be a ‘visitor friendly’ church. Since many of our members were at one time visitors themselves, we know how it feels on a first visit. We make it our goal to be the friendliest church you have ever visited. We aim to treat others the way we want to be treated, like Jesus said (Matthew 7:12). The services are simple, reverent, practical, and meaningful.
You’ll receive a warm greeting and (if you would like to come early for the Bible Classes prior to worship) someone will assistance you in locating your class (or your children’s class). Here is our weekly Schedule of Services:
Sunday Morning Bible Classes (for all ages) 9:45 a.m. Sunday Morning Worship 10:45 a.m. Sunday Evening Worship 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday Midweek Bible Study 7:00 p.m.