Macdoel AG is locatated in Siskyou County only 20 miles from the Oregon border. The population of this rural agricultural town is 150 people with the median average age of the residents being 21. The church currently has an interim pastor and continues to make its presence known in the community. Macdoel AG started in 1958. While the community is remote, there are advantages to this church. They do not have a mortgage and there is a parsonage on the church’s property. Their average AM Sunday service attendance is 13 including children. Currently the Monthly Income is $6,408 and the Monthly Expense are $6,317
New Hope Assembly of God, Pt. Arena
The idyllic coastal community of Point Arena, California is the western most point within the continental United States. The community of approximately 500 people is situated near the headquarters of the Manchester Band of Pomo Indians. This culturally rich village, while remote, is located in Northern California along highway 1. The church, New Hope Assembly saw a surge in membership in the late 1980’s and early 90’s. The building is currently in the process of getting a complete facelift due to a district-wide fundraising project. While the annual income of the church is $7,000 the church does not carry a mortgage and a mobile home is located on the church's property for the use as a parsonage. As of April 2017, the church had an average Sunday morning attendance of 15. This church would best be served by someone who is retired, or able to raise their monthly living expenses until the church is able to provide a stipend for living expenses. Pt. Arena has a rich heritage . . . this just might be the missional adventure you’ve been praying for.
Happy Camp, CA
As part of the Mt. Shasta section in our District, Happy Camp Assembly is located within a network of churches throughout Siskiyou County. The average attendance on any given Sunday morning is around 25 people. However, from 2003 - 2007 the church averaged a steady number of 50 people each Sunday. Happy Camp sits on the Klamath River, is 70 miles west of I-5 and is known for it's many outdoor activities that attract families from all over. The town of Happy Camp has a population of 1,190. For more information regarding this open church please contact the Assistant Superintendent's office.
Orleans, First Assembly
Located in beautiful Humboldt County, Orleans is 12 miles northeast of the small community of Weitchpec. Being able to draw from these two communities, in the early 2000's the church grew to around 40 attendees's. Orleans is a place to get away from the hustle and bustle of city life and enjoy the rural surroundings. Orleans boasts of mild winters and plenty of rivers to help you cool off during their hot summer months. If you're interested in pastoring this church please contact the Assistant District Superintendent's office.