We are proud to announce that Monte Vista Church of the Nazarene and Arcadia City Church have plans to merge. This comes just over a year after Arcadia City Church merged with Valley Community Fellowship. The move has been greeted with excitement and anticipation by members of both congregations.
The decision to merge was not taken lightly, and it was made after months of prayer, discussion, and consultation with leaders and members of both churches. Both congregations share a common commitment to the gospel, and their merger will enable them to combine their resources and talents to better serve their communities.
Monte Vista Church of the Nazarene has a long and storied history in the Arcadia community. Founded in 1954, the church has been a fixture in the area for nearly a century. Its commitment to serving its community and sharing the gospel has remained constant throughout the years.
Arcadia City Church, on the other hand, is a relatively new congregation that was founded in 2014. Despite its youth, the church has quickly established itself as a vibrant and dynamic community that is deeply committed to serving its members and the surrounding area.
The decision to merge with Valley Community Fellowship in 2020 was a strategic move that allowed Arcadia City Church to expand its reach and impact. The merger brought together two congregations that shared a common vision and enabled them to pool their resources and talents to better serve their community.
The decision to merge with Monte Vista Church of the Nazarene comes as the next logical step in this process of growth and expansion. By merging with a well-established and respected congregation like Monte Vista Church of the Nazarene, Arcadia City Church will be able to build on its momentum and continue to grow and thrive in the years ahead.
Both congregations are excited about the opportunities that this merger will bring. They will be able to combine their resources and talents to better serve their community, and they will be able to offer a wider range of programs and services to their members. They will also be able to share their knowledge and experience, which will help them to grow and develop as a community.
The merger is expected to take place in the coming months, and both congregations are working closely together to ensure a smooth transition. They are committed to maintaining the traditions and values that have made each congregation unique while also embracing the new opportunities that the merger will bring.
In conclusion, the decision by Monte Vista Church of the Nazarene and Arcadia City Church to merge is a positive development that will benefit both congregations and their communities. By working together, they will be able to achieve more than they could on their own, and they will be able to build a stronger and more vibrant community of believers.