News & updates from Craig Congregational Church:


Mailing address: P.O. Box 1386, Paradise, CA  95967

Office/worship address: Paradise Lutheran Church, 780 Luther Drive in Paradise (just south of the CVS Pharmacy).

           Coffee/fellowship at 11:00 a.m., worship at 11:30 every Sunday.

Chico outreach worship location: Sycamore Glen Retirement Community - 1199 Diablo Ave. in Chico
          Worship begins at 9:45 a.m. every Sunday.

Pastor's contact: Andrew McHenry, 530-360-6030

Office contact: Jeanine Gates, 530-519-3113


​​​New worship schedule...

    + 9:45 a.m. - Chico worship: Sycamore Glen  Chapel/Theater Room (1199 Diablo Ave. in Chico).

Donna Fritsch will accompany these services.
   + 11:30 a.m. - Paradise worship: Paradise Lutheran Church (780 Luther Dr. in Paradise, by the CVS Pharmacy).

Dan Gates will accompany these services.

We'll continue with this worship schedule until further notice.


June 22nd-25th (Saturday through Tuesday) - National Association of Congregational Christian Churches Annual Meeting in Cleveland, Ohio.  Let us know if you're interested in attending. Our sister churches have given us tremendous support in the aftermath of the fire. It's a great blessing to fellowship with Congregational Christians from all over the country.


June 23rd (Sunday) - Rev. Dave Swanson will be guest-preaching, both at Sycamore Glen Chapel and at Craig Memorial Congregational Church. Dave has been a member of Craig Church for years. He's a retired faculty member of Chico State University, and is a volunteer Chaplain at Enloe Hospital in Chico. He was ordained at Craig Church in 2000 after completing the lay ministry training course under Rev. Jack Carmichael and Rev. Larry Todd.


June 30 (Sunday) - Pastor Andrew McHenry will be back and will be preaching in a series:
"The Word of God for Changing Times".

July 7 (Sunday) - Series continues. The Lord's Supper will be served.

July 14 (Sunday) - Series continues.

July 21 (Sunday) - Series concludes.


August 4th (Sunday) - Dr. Phil Jackson will be guest-preaching, both in Chico and in Paradise. Phil recently retired after serving 17 years as Pastor of First Congregational Church of Yarmouth Port, Masssachusetts. He and his wife, Michelle, live in Sacramento.