Community Events

Harvest Time Powerhouse Revival @ Harvest Time Powerhouse Ministries
Jul 23 @ 2:30 pm – Aug 3 @ 3:30 pm

Harvest Time Powerhouse Ministries will be having a two week revival with services Monday — Friday July 23 — 27 and July 30 — August 3.  All services will begin at 7 pm.  Guest speaker will be Evangelist Joy Gail Miller.

Bible Bootcamp at Victory Outreach @ Victory Outreach
Aug 6 @ 6:00 pm – Aug 10 @ 8:30 pm

Victory Outreach in Brawley is sending kids ages preschool (3–5) and 1st — 6th Grade to Bible Boot Camp Monday August 6th to Friday August 10th from 6:00 — 8:30 PM Bible Boot Camp “The Armor of God” is a VBS theme based on Ephesians 6:11–18.

Trinity Lutheran Vacation Bible School @ Trinity Lutheran Church
Aug 6 @ 6:00 pm – Aug 9 @ 8:00 pm

Trinity Lutheran Church in Brawley invites kids ages 3–10 to Adventures on Promise Island Vacation Bible School where kids discover God’s lifesaving love.  While on Promise Island kids will learn that God is with us, He cares about us, He gives us what we need, He will save us, and He answers us.  Adventures on Promise Island Vacation Bible school will be Monday — Thursday August 6– 9 from 6–8 pm.

Holy Fire Fall with Rev. John Kilpatrick @ New Jerusalem Ministries
Aug 12 @ 10:45 am – 12:00 pm

Rev. John Kilpatrick will be the special guest for “Holy Fire Fall” a one day revival event Sunday August 12th at 10:45 am, at New Jerusalem Ministry.  Rev. John Kilpatrick pastored Brownsville Assembly of God in Pensacola Fla. for 22 years.  During his tenure there, he had the privilege of pastoring the Brownsville Revival which began on Father’s day of 1995.  Currently he is the founder and senior pastor of Church of His Presence in Daphne AL. and president of John Kilpatrick Ministries.  In addition to pastoring, he continues to preach across the nation and fulfill his apostolic call to mentor and pastor other ministers.  Sponsored by After the Father’s Heart Ministry.  Bring your friends and loved ones.

Holtville First Assembly V B S @ Holtville First Assembly of God
Aug 13 @ 6:00 pm – Aug 17 @ 8:30 pm

Holtville First Assembly of God is hosting “Inside Out and Upside Down on Main Street.” All kids are invited to come enjoy the excitement and fun that awaits on Main St. We will be reliving the stories Jesus told that turned people inside out and upside down.  It will be a sidewalk celebration on Main St. where we will visit places like Parable Productions, the Fun Factory, Brown Bag Bistro, and Firehouse Fitness to learn how Jesus’ stories can make a difference in our life today and everyday.  It will be a blast as we all get inside out and upside down with Jesus! To pre-register or for more information to the website:

Lunch Break at Maranatha Steak House @ Maranatha Steakhouse
Aug 24 @ 11:30 am – 2:00 pm

“I’m smelling LUNCH!!” KGBA will be trading in August and September Coffee Breaks for a KGBA live Lunch Break at Maranatha Steakhouse!  Join us Friday August 25th from 11:30 am to 2:00 pm as we take KGBA live on the road with one of our favorite sponsors — Maranatha Steakhouse — for their first birthday!  As usual we will have some great giveaways and Maranatha Steakhouse will be offering up some extra dining specials along with a taste of their fine cuisine!

We’re Expecting! @ Real Hope Center
Sep 29 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

September 28–30 is National Pro-Life Baby Shower Weekend!  That is why KGBA and the Real Hope Center are teaming up for a Baby Shower on Saturday September 29th from 11 AM to 2 PM!  We’re expecting you to stop by and join us for some refreshments and an open house at the Real Hope Center.  The purpose is to collect baby shower items for the Real Hope Center to have available for the many young women who come to the Real Hope Center on a regular basis for parenting classes, counseling, and Biblical purity classes etc.  The Real Hope Center has a “Learn to Earn” policy, where the young women earn coupons to exchange for needed items such as infant and children’s clothes, diapers, and layette items.  This baby shower is an opportunity to help them have those items available.  You can help by bringing new or gently used items to donate to the Real Hope Center’s closet!  KGBA will be on hand, hosting the Baby Shower, and Real Hope Center volunteers will be there to give you a quick tour of the facility.  Feel free to stop by for a visit anytime between 11 am and 2 pm… or if you can’t make it then, perhaps you can stop by Monday October 1st for KGBA’s Coffee Break between 6–8 am!  We will continue to collect items that morning for the Real Hope Center, and we will spend part of that morning discussing the Real Hope Center live on the air! We’re EXPECTING great things and we’re EXPECTING YOU to stop by and celebrate the Real Hope Center during the KGBA/Real Hope Center Baby Shower!

Ladies Event at First Southern Baptist Imperial @ First Southern Baptist Church
Oct 18 @ 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Taste and See that the Lord is Good!  A special event for the ladies on Saturday November 3rd 9:30 am — 2 pm featuring guest speaker Donna James from Pine Top, Arizona.  There is no charge for this event which includes lunch, but you must register by October 29th.


9:30 am — 11:30 am guest speaker Donna James

11:30 — 12:30 lunch

12:30–2:00 pm Workshop



Oktoberfest at Valley Christian Church @ Valley Christian Church
Oct 18 @ 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Valley Christian Church will hold an Oktoberfest on Saturday October 20th beginning at 6pm.  Come for food (grilled sausages, a variety of salads, and desserts) crafts and games for the kids plus a full length movie will be featured.  Friends and families are invited!

Nick Vujicic and the Elliot Band — Volunteers needed!
Oct 18 @ 8:45 pm – 9:45 pm

Nick Vujicic will be returning to the Imperial Valley for an event with musical guest the Elliot Band on December 1st as part of the  “i (heart) imperial valley” day of serving campaign.  Volunteers are needed… to volunteer register at

Men’s Fellowship at The Redeemer @ El Redentor / The Redeemer Church
Oct 20 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Men, you are invited to a Men’s Fellowship Saturday October 2oth at 5 PM.  We’ll have praise & Worship, the Word, Fellowship, and Food. ($3 donation per person) The guest speaker will be Pastor Alfredo Rocha from Iglesia Betel, Holtville.

New I V S O M Class begins October 23 @ CCC Fellowship Hall
Oct 20 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm
"Conversion and Calling" is the title of the new module.
Class begins this Tuesday, evening, October 23rd,
Mike Malane will be your instructor in this course on the convicting, converting
 and calling power of the Word of God. This module highlights the dynamic power 
of the Holy Spirit of God to both convert the lost and to call them into a life 
of serving Him.  Student orientation and registration begins at 5:00pm, in the
Fellowship Hall, with class beginning at 6:30. For more information on the Imperial Valley 
School of Ministry call (760)337-9408, or email
Celebrate Light with First Christian Church @ First Christian Church
Oct 28 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

First Christian Church in El Centro invites you to celebrate the light with a free carnival event including game booths, jumpers, live music, and food Sunday October 28th from 6–9 pm.

Trunk or Treat at Faith Assembly in Imperial @ Faith Assembly
Oct 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

For family fun, join Faith Assembly’s trunk or treat for lots of trunks full of treats plus jumpers for the kids and a fire truck.  They will be selling hot dogs and nachos but everything else is free!  Sunday October 28th from 6–8 pm.

Harvest Night at God’s Gang @ God's Gang
Oct 31 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Youth in the Word invites the whole family out to God’s Gang Wednesday October 31st from 5:30 — 8:00 pm, for a night of fellowship, food and family fun!  Game booths, bouncers, face painting, balloon animals, costume contest, sumo wrestling, petting zoo, candy & prizes and much more for the kids!  Plus, this year we will be having Barbeque Ribs!  Rib plates will be served between 5:30 — 7:30 pm.  Tickets are $8.00 available in advance at Christ Community Church between October 21st and October 31st.

Fall Festival at Valley Baptist @ Valley Baptist Church
Oct 31 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Valley Baptist is hosting a Fall Festival on Wednesday October 31st with Hayrides and a mini-concert with Wiffy Real.  Valley Baptist is located at 701 B street in Brawley.

First Southern Baptist Hosts Trunk or Treat @ 1st Southern Baptist Church Imperial
Oct 31 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

The First Southern Baptist Church invites you to a Trunk or Treat with candy, nachos, games, a cake walk, and jumpers for the kids Wednesday October 31st from 6–8 pm. 

Pack and Praise for Operation Christmas Child @ First Christian Church
Nov 3 @ 6:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Here is an opportunity for you to fellowship while you pack your shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child.  Join the Pack and Praise at First Christian Church in El Centro on Saturday November 3rd beginning at 6:30 pm.  If you feel let to help, consider a simple donation!  $5. goes a long way to provide much needed shoebox fillers!

Thanksgiving with Dignity @ 1st Christian Church Brawley et al.
Nov 5 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm

Purpose:  Helping those around us who are struggling in the Imperial Valley.  We will be providing everything to make a Thanksgiving Dinner, enabling the recipients to cook the meal at home for their loved ones.  Pickup will be November 10th at 3 pm at the First Christian Church in Brawley 760–344-3450.  In order to receive a meal, a ticket is required, and a photo ID is required when requesting a meal ticket.

K G B A Sharathon @ KGBA Radio Station
Nov 14 – Nov 22 all-day

Please prayerfully consider your faith promise, or one-time gift of support for your media missionaries in the Valley  KGBA FM 100.1 Christian Radio as we prepare for Sharathon.

Toma un momento para orar y conciderar como puede ayudar con un donativo mensual. Su apoyo à la radio permite que 1490 AM “La Voz Que Inspira” continue su trabajo missionero en ambos valles de nuestra frontera.