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It's time to jump back into life together

Sign up for amazing opportunities to deepen your relationship with God and others at Oceanhills this Winter!


Life Groups

Date: Groups start the week of January 16th

Time & Date: Vary

Life is Better Together! Life Groups are gatherings of 3-12 people who want to know and experience more of the abundant life Jesus offers us. We have groups for young adults, women only, men only, couples, surfers, seniors, readers, runners, and all sorts of interests. Life Groups create space to be real with ourselves, God and others, so we can grow deeper and more mature. Groups meet at various times of day, online, in-person, and cover a variety of topics. Just take a look at what interests you and sign up!​

Meet The Family

Date: Our next meet up are TBD
Time: 11:30am after the service.
Location: SBJH Quad

New to Oceanhills or want to take a next step in our community? Join us right after the service to hear more about the story, vision, and culture of Oceanhills! A must-take first step into our community. 


The Marriage Course

Date:February 7th

Time:Mondays 5:30-6:30pm

Location: 1002 Anacapa 

The Marriage Course 7-week experience is designed to help couples at all stages in their marriage invest in their relationship.  Topics include strengthening connection, communication, resolving conflict, forgiveness, family impact, sex, and love in action. Childcare provided on a limited basis for a fee (must sign up). Allows couples with children to attend the hour-long course and to go into town for an hour of couple-time. 

$100 for one child, $150 for 2 or more children.

Commitment Required for childcare. 

Books $20 per couple


Explore More Ways to Grow Alongside Oceanhills Men


Explore More Ways to Grow Alongside Oceanhills Women


Royal Family Kids Camp

SERVE THIS SUMMER! June 24 – July 1st, including mandatory training. Royal Family Kids Camp is looking for ordinary people (like you!) to show God’s extraordinary love to children in the foster care system this summer! This one week, overnight camp serves children who have been victims of abuse, neglect, and abandonment.  As volunteers, we get to spend one week of summer creating positive memories with these children in the context of healthy, loving relationships.  Click here to signup or learn more!

Alameda Mealshare

Date: 2nd Thursdays of each month

Time: 5:30-7pm

Location: Alameda Park Gazebo/Sola & Anacapa

Contribute a side and help serve dinner to our unsheltered neighbors in Santa Barbara. Sign up using the serve form and our Alameda captain will direct you from there.

Needed: 5-10 volunteers

Franklin Elementary / Turner Foundation Reading

Date: M-F

Times and Locations: Volunteer 1hr/wk at Franklin Elementary anytime during school hours (between 9am-3pm) or at Turner Foundation anytime after school hours (3-6pm)

Read to an elementary school student for 1hr/week and to help significantly improve their reading score! Sign up using Serve Form and our Reading Captain will direct you from there.

Serve Dinner at the Rescue Mission

Date: Wednesdays

Time: 5:30-6:30pm

Location: 535 E Yanonali St.

Show up and serve a meal in the kitchen to the unsheltered guests who come in for a meal that night. Sign up using Serve form and Rescue Mission Captain will direct you.


Sunday Experience Team

Date: 1 Sunday/Month

Time: Varies

Location: SBJHS Quad

We have teams that help set up and take down church, greet new people and the regulars, help with audio, lead worship, and more! Sign up here if you’re interested in serving on a Sunday and we will be in touch!

Next Steps

Fill out a Connection Card

Consider this our virtual handshake! Fill out the Connection Card and we will resource you with information, answer questions, and offer you some next steps to take so we can keep getting to know each other!

Meet the Family

Want to find out more about Oceanhills? We typically have a quarterly gathering to meet some of our church family and staff in person, hear about the story of how God started Oceanhills, and discover what Oceanhills is all about.