Venture Minute

Venture Minute: May 27, 2018

Our next Discover Baptism class is coming up on June 10. Baptism is a way to share publicly what God has done in our hearts through Jesus, so if you haven’t been baptized yet, now’s a great time to take that next step in your faith. Sign up at our website.

Next, have you ever thought about leading a group, class or team here at Venture, but been afraid you wouldn’t know what to do? Sign up online and join us on June 10 for a quick overview on how to lead a group where people can connect and grow spiritually!

And last, consider a life changing short term mission trip with our India teams this Fall. We have two trips to India, one ministering to orphans and women rescued from human trafficking, as well as a trip to offer free medical care in remote villages. Stop by the info hub after service to learn how you can partner and pray for these teams.

Looking to stay up-to-date with all that’s going on at Venture? Don’t forget to check your program, our website, or sign up for the Venture Weekly Email. 

Venture Minute: May 20, 2018

Hey everyone, and welcome to the Venture Minute, a quick look at what’s ahead.

In your 20s or 30s and looking to connect?  Join me next Saturday for a one-day retreat focused on spiritual refreshment. Don’t miss this opportunity to set a day aside and recharge in nature, spend time in prayer, and worship.  Sign up venture.cc/events

Next, have you or someone you know thought about baptism? Take the next step and follow Jesus’ example by being baptized. The next Discover Baptism Class is Sunday morning, June 10. Sign up at venture.cc/classes

And last, continue to invite friends to the new family series! Don’t miss Pastors Chip and Craig teach on How to Raise a Healthy Family in a Modern World. Invite friends online by sharing our posts, the email invite or picking up invite cards at the Info Hub after service.

Looking to stay up-to-date with all that’s going on at Venture? Don’t forget to check your program, our website, or sign up for the Venture Weekly Email.

Venture Minute: May 13, 2018

Hey everyone, and welcome to the Venture Minute, a quick look at what’s ahead.

In your 20s or 30s and looking to connect with other’s like you?  Join us Saturday, May 26, for a one-day retreat focused on spiritual refreshment. We’ll spend time in nature with intentional solitude, worship, and teaching. Don’t miss this opportunity to set a day aside and recharge. Sign up at our website. venture.cc/events

Next, get ready families!  If you’re subscribed to the venture weekly, you should’ve received an email that you can easily share with your friends and co-workers’ families to invite them to our new teaching series: How to Raise a Healthy Family in a Modern World. Share the email or pick up invite cards at the Info Hub and invite a friend!

Finally and most important... Happy Mother’s Day! Moms, we are so honored to have you here with us this weekend. We love you for being caretakers, cheerleaders, and just loving us when we need it the most. We have surprises all around campus for you, so don’t miss out.

Looking to stay up-to-date with all that’s going on at Venture? Don’t forget to check your program, our website, or sign up for the Venture Weekly Email.

Venture Minute: May 6, 2018

Hey everyone, and welcome to the Venture Minute, a quick look at what’s ahead

Today’s families are big on commitment but short on time. We’re so overloaded with technology, packed with activities, and way too many events. How do we find family balance and connect? Celebrate Mother’s Day weekend with us as we kick-off a new teaching series: Raising a Healthy Family in a Modern World. Don’t miss the opportunity to invite your friends and co-workers families to this encouraging series!

Next up take the family and MOM to RealOptions Walk For Life and 5K Run on Mother’s Day Weekend, Saturday May 12, at Martial Cottle Park in San Jose.  Help advance a culture of life and pregnancy support in the Bay Area. Sign up today by visiting our website.

Last, but not least! If you’re new, or have been checking Venture out- come grow in community! Today is the day to meet pastors and staff, and get connected here at Venture at our guest reception.  Stop by after ALL services and see us in the Venture Coffeehouse.

Looking to stay up-to-date with all that’s going on at Venture? Don’t forget to check your program, our website, or sign up for the Venture Weekly Email

Venture Minute: April 29, 2018

Hey everyone, and welcome to the Venture Minute, a quick look at what’s ahead

Ladies! Don’t miss the Venture Women Retreat next weekend on May 4-5, featuring guest speaker Ellie Lofaro! It’s not too late to sign up -Grab your girlfriends and join me! We’ll have a blast - Sign up this weekend after service at the Info Hub or at our website. venture.cc/womensretreat

Next, join Outreach Pastor Eddie Byun as we launch our Social Justice Ministry with the film screening: Save My Seoul. Eddie was instrumental in the making of this film, and he will shed light on the darkness of sex trafficking in South Korea. Find out more at our website or refer to the card in your program. venture.cc/events

Last, let’s continue to serve “on mission” here at Venture by joining our guest experience team! Join me and our amazing team at Venture and consider serving a weekend or 2 and join a warm community of friendship. There are serving opportunities from ushering, welcome, parking, and more. Email me, I’d love to have you on our team. Email: audrey@venture.cc

We're so thankful for the hundreds of amazing volunteers this past Beautiful Day Weekend...take a look at what took place.

Venture Minute: April 22, 2018

Hey everyone, and welcome to the Venture Minute, a quick look at what’s ahead

First up, ladies: Don’t miss the Venture Women Retreat on May 4-5, featuring guest speaker Ellie Lofaro! I saw her at a previous retreat and she’s a blast - hilarious and relational at the same time. Spend some time and laugh with your girlfriends! Sign up this weekend after service at the table in the lobby or at venture.cc/womensretreat

Next, help us kick off our social justice ministry with a special film screening of Save My Seoul on Friday, May 11. This documentary sheds light on the darkness of sex trafficking in South Korea. Visit venture.cc/events for details.

Last, let’s continue to be “on mission” by joining our pregnancy support missions partner, RealOptions, in their annual Walk for Life and 5K run on May 12, Mother’s Day Weekend! Learn more at the ministry table in the lobby after services or register at venture.cc/events.

Looking to stay up-to-date with all that’s going on at Venture? Don’t forget to check your program, our website, or sign up for the Venture Weekly Email.

Venture Minute: April 8, 2018

Hey everyone, and welcome to the Venture Minute:

If you’re new to Venture, we’d LOVE to have you join us at the Guest Reception and group connect in the coffeehouse THIS WEEKEND after any service! It’ll be a chance to meet Venture pastors, staff, and leaders, and maybe even make a few new friends!

If you’re just starting out on your faith journey and have questions, join us at our Alpha class, where everyone is invited to explore the Christian faith, ask questions and share their point of view over dinner conversation with a few friends.
You can sign up at venture.cc/classes

And last - get ready! Beautiful Day is coming in just 2 weeks! Join us as we makeover and beautify 2 San Jose schools: Yerba Buena High School and Legacy Academy.
Let’s make a huge impact by signing up for a shift on April 21-22 weekend. You can bring friends, your family, or your life group, and serve together.

Choose a 4 hour block (before or after lunch), or you can be awesome and serve all day (or even both days!!). Lunch will be provided.
Sign up at venture.cc/beautifulday

Looking to stay up-to-date with all that’s going on at Venture? Don’t forget to check your program, our website, or sign up for the Venture Weekly Email.

Venture Minute: March 25,2018

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Folks! Yes it’s true...Easter is next weekend!
So you’re the reason they’ll come to Venture.  Invite them all, your family, neighbor, co-worker, mailman, friend, the nice millennial at Starbucks! Do it. Use the card in your program to invite someone to one of our 7 identical Easter services . We’ll have children’s programming up through 5th grade, translation in Mandarin and Korean on Easter Sunday, and special Spanish services. For more details visit venture.cc/easter

So...we got them here to Easter...and that means a ton of new guests on campus! Let’s LOVE ON PEOPLE by signing up with Children’s Ministry or the various Guest Experience teams so they can experience a welcoming, warm Venture at Easter! We still have 45 opportunities in Children’s birth - Pre-k and 34 in elementary and 94 spots in Guest experience that can easily be filled.

Let’s make Easter at Venture amazing don’t hesitate..let’s step up!! Sign up at venture.cc/easterserve or by filling out the card in your program today! Food, fun and community awaits.

Looking to stay up-to-date with all that’s going on at Venture? Don’t forget to check your program, our website, or sign up for the Venture Weekly Email.

Venture Minute: March 18, 2018

Hey everyone welcome to the Venture Minute, a quick look at what’s ahead.

We’re excited for Easter at Venture - it’s just weeks away! Use the card in your program to invite someone to one of our 7 identical Easter services at the end of this month. You’re the reason they’ll come to Venture! We’ll have children’s programming up through 5th grade, translation in Mandarin and Korean on Easter Sunday, and special Spanish services. For more details visit venture.cc/easter

Naturally, Easter means a ton of new guests on campus! Pray about what role you can volunteer with - Sign up with Children’s Ministry or the various Guest Experience teams, and let’s make Easter at Venture amazing! Sign up at venture.cc/easterserve or by filling out the card in your program today, and remember to put your name and email so we can get back to you.

And finally..Today after all services - don’t miss our guest reception in the Venture Coffeehouse! Come meet Venture pastors, staff, and leaders, and maybe even make a few new friends!

Looking to stay up-to-date with all that’s going on at Venture? Don’t forget to check your program, our website, or sign up for the Venture Weekly Email.

Venture Minute: March 11, 2018

Hey everyone welcome to the Venture Minute, a quick look at what’s ahead.

We’re so excited for Easter at Venture - it’s just 3 weeks away! 
Invite your family, friends, neighbors and co-workers to one of our 7 identical Easter services at the end of this month. Just go for it!  You are the reason they’ll come to Venture. We’ll have children’s programming up through 5th grade, translation in Mandarin and Korean on Easter Sunday, and special Spanish services. For more details visit venture.cc/easter

Naturally, Easter means a ton of new guests on campus! Pray about what role you can volunteer with - Sign up with Children’s Ministry or the various Guest Experience teams, and let’s make Easter at Venture amazing! Sign up at venture.cc/easterserve or by filling out the card in your bulletin today.

That’s a whole lotta Easter, but we wanted to make sure we mentioned that if you’re new to Venture and haven’t connected, we’d LOVE to have you join us at our Guest reception in the coffeehouse next weekend after any service! It’ll be a chance to meet Venture pastors, staff, and leaders, and maybe even make a few new friends!  

Looking to stay up-to-date with all that’s going on at Venture? Don’t forget to check your bulletin, our website, or sign up for the Venture Weekly Email

Venture Minute: March 4, 2018

Hey everyone welcome to the Venture Minute, a quick look at what’s ahead. 

It’s that time to get excited for Easter at Venture! Plan to invite your family, friends, neighbors and co-workers to one of our 7 identical Easter services during Easter weekend at the end of this month. We’ll have children’s programming up through 5th grade, translation in Mandarin and Korean on Easter Sunday, and special Spanish services. For details visit venture.cc/easter

Continue to Pray for 1 at 1pm every day!  Pray for them to come to a Easter service, for their needs and for life change. We’ll have cards for you to write names of those we’ll be praying for, and a place to leave the cards in service.  Join us and see God move!

With Easter at Venture around the corner this is a great time to also pray about what role you can serve.  Join us as we welcome the many guests visiting Venture by signing up with children’s ministry or the various guest experience teams, and let’s make Easter at Venture amazing! Sign up at venture.cc/easterserve

Looking to stay up-to-date with all that’s going on at Venture? Don’t forget to check your bulletin, our website, or sign up for the Venture Weekly Email