God with Us: The Kings
March 28, 2021

What a powerful story of how God never gives up on us! We should never let fear or doubt get in the way of us trusting in His greater plan.

God with Us: Renee McAlexander
February 28, 2021

What a blessing to hear from our very own Renee McAlexander and her story about God’s presence in the hardest of times! We hope her story reminds you of the ways God is with you in all things.

God with Us: The Robinsons
February 7, 2021

We’re so thankful for the Robinsons who kicked off our new God With Us story series by sharing how God gave them peace in the midst of a seemingly hopeless situation.

God with Us: Love Offering 2021
October 25, 2020

At The Grove, our vision is “Being changed by God to reach all people.” This vision is possible only because God is with us. In the midst of going through a trying year, we know there is a lot of uncertainty moving forward into 2021. May we seek to live in the amazing reality of “God with us” this next year. May we pray and trust that God will lead us into a deeper relationship with Him and a powerful impact on a world in need of the hope of God’s presence. May we walk in confidence and fulfill all God wants us to do because we know the powerful truth that GOD IS WITH US!

For His Glory: Erin Chapman
October 17, 2020

Check out this amazing story from one of The Grove Village participants who realized no matter what life threw at her, she was never alone!

For His Glory: Generations
November 22, 2019

Ephesians 3:21 says, “to Him be glory in the church and in Christ Jesus throughout all generations, for ever and ever! Amen.” What an amazing example of this scripture lived out through four generations of this family!

Be Faithful: Recap
October 24, 2019

The Grove Community Church’s annual Love Offering has become something seriously amazing — but how did it begin? Learn the story behind the Love Offering and be encouraged with what God has done and continues to do through his faithful people.

By Faith: New Beginnings
April 14, 2019

The By Faith story of Kris and Alex Ng and their journey as they said, “yes” in faith to build the Cornerstone – Sober Living home.

By Faith: Bravery
February 17, 2019

Looking at the faithful life and William Wilberforce and his story of faithfulness.

By Faith: Radical
February 10, 2019

Frederick Douglass’s story – bringing honor to his life’s work of radical faith for the benefit of those being treated and viewed as less than.

By Faith: Circumstances
January 27, 2019

Pastor of Care and Counseling, Trey Cumming, shares his story of faithfulness.

By Faith: Jesus
January 13, 2019

As we begin our By Faith series, we look to the only example of perfect faith, Jesus. We pray these stories bring you back to this one. Because of Jesus’ faithfulness, we can be faithful, too.

The Story of the Love Offering
October 22, 2018

The Grove Community Church’s annual Love Offering has become something seriously amazing — but how did it begin? Learn the story behind the Love Offering and be encouraged with what God has done and continues to do through his faithful people.

Make it Known: Recap
October 14, 2018

This year we interviewed over 45 Grove members and had them tell over 30 stories of how they make it known. Which story did you connect with the most?

Make it Known: AJ & Chasity
October 7, 2018

Make it Known: Bob & Cheryl
September 30, 2018

Bob and Cheryl care deeply for those who are in need of food or shelter in Riverside and took action. Here’s how they make it known.

Make it Known: Danny
September 23, 2018

Danny started his journey with Jesus in high school and now mentors high schoolers and young adults at The Grove, here’s how he makes it known.

Make it Known: Joel & Shirley
September 16, 2018

A couple of the ways Joel and Shirley make it known is through the Grove soccer leagues and Mothers of Preschoolers. Longtime volunteers, they hope to share what they know for the next generation.

Make it Known: Alyssa
September 9, 2018

Alyssa maintains a busy schedule but still makes time to live authentically in her faith, this is how she shares her faith with others.

Make it Known: Hector
August 26, 2018

Hector has overcome hardships and lives by example as he uses his talents in serving through Grove Treks and boxing. In Spanish with English captions.

Make it Known: Candis
August 12, 2018

Candis and her family make it known by being open to the everyday moments like meeting someone at dinner and beginning new friendships.

Make it Known: Nicole & Chris
August 5, 2018

Nicole and Chris are educators who invest in their students as role models in their faith.

Make it Known: Erin
July 29, 2018

Erin shares the gospel both with her family and as an ASL interpreter for the church and local deaf community.

Make it Known: Thailand Trek
July 22, 2018

The women of the recent Thailand trek share about their journey and how they live to make it known.

Make it Known: Broderick
July 15, 2018

Broderick used his injury after retirement from the military to help make it known while recovering in the hospital and pursuing further education while pastoring a church plant.

Make it Known: Brian & Vesta
July 8, 2018

Brian & Vesta have been selflessly giving of their time and talents to the Grove over the years, whether through MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) or leading our building projects, their contributions are seen throughout Grove history. This is how they make it known.

Make it Known: Cami
July 1, 2018

Cami makes it known in her day to day decisions for the better and inviting friends in school to youth ministry.

Make it Known: Mohn Family
June 17, 2018

This Father’s Day, the Mohn siblings chose to talk about how their dad makes it known by being an example to them and others, in work and at home.

Make it Known: Stevie
June 10, 2018

Stevie opened Arcade Coffee Roasters after seeing how coffee and conversation go hand in hand. Those moments and conversations can lead to much more.

Make it Known: Starkie
May 27, 2018

Starkie found God in the gym and now runs his own where he invites his neighbors and friends to explore their faith, and of course, work out.

Make it Known: Katie
May 20, 2018

Katie is genuine in wanting to share her faith with her friends at school and as she heads on mission this summer then on to college. We’re proud to see our Grove students making authentic step to be bold for Jesus.

Make it Known: Sandy
May 13, 2018

Sandy makes it known in her work and her family on a daily basis, and her daughters had a special message for her in this special Mother’s Day tribute.

Make it Known: A
May 6, 2018

A Buddhist convert to Christianity in his teens, A is making it known by being an example of living his faith as a father, husband, employee, and to his family abroad.

Make it Known: Marlene
April 29, 2018

Marlene has been a long time Grove member and active volunteer and has some valuable wisdom on sharing God’s love for others in a caring and hospitable way.

Make it Known: Geoff
April 22, 2018

Geoff Gouveia is a local artist and muralist who makes it known by building relationships at the personal and corporate level and wants to strengthen the bridge between faith and art.

Make it Known: Lori
April 15, 2018

Lori is a middle school teacher who leads her on-campus bible club. Over the years she has seen how being a positive role model and facilitating the club has helped shape some kids lives.

Make it Known: Shawn
April 8, 2018

Shawn finished a law enforcement career and earned her MFT to work as a therapist. She works at the Grove Corner and also for Rebirth Homes and in this video shares how she makes it known.

Make it Known: Jackie
March 18, 2018

Jackie has a love for world outreach and her local classroom. Showing she cares and is there for people is part of how she Makes It Known.

Make it Known: Dan & Cynthia
March 11, 2018

Dan & Cynthia began their faith journey while their children attended the Grove preschool and now they host a small group and want to take the message to the workplace. Here’s how they are Making It Known.

Make it Known: Derrell
March 4, 2018

Derrell has lived a rich life with a legacy of faith. He has decided to forego heart surgery and wants to continue to Make It Known as he finishes the race well.

Make it Known: Judy
February 25, 2018

Judy believes God loves all people, and has brought that message as far as Thailand, but also here at home with her family.

Make it Known: Tony C.
February 18, 2018

As Tony retires from active service, he plans to continue to serve and foster intentional relationships along the way.

Make it Known: Chris
February 4, 2018

Chris loves sharing how God changed him and how he wants to make room in his home and at his dinner table to share the gospel with those he cares about.

Make it Known: Karen
January 28, 2018

Having an open seat at the table, being a friend to a neighbor, or being an example of God’s love to her kids are just a few ways that Karen, a stay at home mom of 3, uses her time and energy to make it known.

Make it Known: Trevor
January 21, 2018

Pastor Daniel interviewed professional baseball player Trevor Oaks onstage last weekend about his faith and how he is Making It Known in 2018. Trevor goes to The Grove in his off season and is on the 40-man roster for the Kansas City Royals, previously for the Dodgers.

Make it Known: Tony
January 14, 2018

Tony wants others to know they can be helped, just like he was. From a once hardened life, to now helping others through their personal hardships, Tony is living to Make It Known.

Make it Known: Anna
January 7, 2018

Anna is deaf and blind and attends The Grove’s deaf church.