Adult Classes on Sunday

Adult education returns to SMBC on Sunday mornings, 11:15 a.m. to 12 noon
“Evil” & “How can I trust the Bible” – led by Joe Moesta, meeting in the Fireside Room
“In :News” – led by Pastor Pat and Pastor Brent, meeting in the Dining Hall, asked to bring your Bible and favorite news source to put together a list of issues to discuss.
“Discovering Relational Wisdom” – led by Jennifer Neufeld, using material from Ken Sandee, starting August 29th, meeting in Room C-1, come join as we grow, practice, and enjoy the potential for deeper and more fulfilling relationships together!


SMBC Wrestling Camp – Register Today!

Please click on the button above to register your child for SMBC’s Wrestling Camp!  

Who:   Open to all incoming K to 6th grade children 

What:   Collegiate style (folk style) 

Where:  Shafter Mennonite Brethren Church, 400 Kern St. 

When:  10:00 am – 12:00 pm,  Monday, July 12, thru Friday, July 16. Exhibition match and dessert at 7:00 p.m., July 16 

Cost:  $15 (Includes t-shirt, team photo, medal, certificate, snacks Monday-Friday, and dessert on Friday).  

Registration Deadline:  July 1 

Camp Director: Pat Coyle


SMBC VBS “Rocky Railway” Register Today!


A whole week of fun with games, crafts, Bible stories, songs, skits, and more, and it’s all FREE!

Questions? Call the church office 661-746-4969
or email:


SMBC Women’s Ministries Garage Sale!


SMBC Easter Card and Candy Drive for Carrington!

Happy Easter to Carrington! SMBC is looking to have 50 cards for the residents of Carrington for their Easter celebration. Please bring your candy and/or cards to the church office or leave in the box in the church foyer. Make sure you leave your name, grade (if applicable), and what town you are from on the cards. Drop off by Wednesday, March 31st!


Faith Refined – Bible Study

Women’s Ministries is hosting a new bible study! Join us in person or on live-stream for our kick-off Bible Study event on Saturday, March 6th, 2021 at 10 AM. We are excited to share with you a special welcome and introduction about the 10-week study by its author, Janet Ables!
For any questions of information, please contact Heidi Wilson or the church office at 661-746-4969.


Church Business Meeting – Sun. January 24th

The special Church Business Meeting that will be held at 11:05 a.m. following this Sunday’s Worship Service will be live-streamed for those members who are not able to attend in person. If you are first watching the Worship service you will need to log off and then log back on to watch since it will be two separate live-stream events. You will see more details in the bulletin.  
Sunday’s Worship Bulletin which includes the Church Business Meeting Agenda and Council Ballot is available by clicking on this link: January 24, 2021 Bulletin
Members may drop off ballots at the church during office hours, drop in locked church mailbox in the ally, or mail to the church (mail early enough so it arrives at the church by Thursday, Jan. 28). If you have questions please contact the church office. 


AWANA and Jr. Hi-Life will resume Jan. 6th

Just a reminder that AWANA and Jr. Hi-Life will resume again on every week starting Wednesday, Jan. 6th!  We hope you all had a wonderful Christmas and New Year’s Day!


“Christmas on the Green” – Postponed

We are sad to announce the postponement of “Christmas on the Green”. 


Show you “Care – a – Ton” at Carrington!

SMBC is collecting donations for a “Cinnamon Roll Drive” for the residents and the workers at Carrington for November only!  Another great way to Love Your Neighbor!