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No matter where you are in your walk with God, from a new believer to a mature christian;
If you are a child, teenager, young adult, or seasoned adult; No Matter if you are single, married, divorced, or widowed. There is a place here for you at PBC . Our congregation is full of people who love Jesus and aren’t afraid to share the Gospel. If that sounds like you,  join us!
Weekly Bible Studies
We believe that learning and applying the word of God in our lives draws us closer to Him and helps us grow to be the mature loving Christians that God has called us to be. We offer several different Bible Studies during the week that are specifically tailored to minister to different groups. See the details below to join a study!
Adult Bible Study: Wednesday Evenings: 6:00pm-7:00pm
Children’s BLAST program: Wednesday Evenings: 6:00pm-7:00pm, ages 6-11
PBC Youth Bible Study: Wednesday Evenings: 5:30pm-7:00pm, ages 12-17 
Young Adult Bible Study: Tuesday Evenings: Call Pastor Josef @ 928.970.2632 for time and location.
Thursday Morning Bible Study
During the summer we host Thursday morning men and women Bible studies. Women meet in the Sanctuary and men meet in the Foyer. Call the church office for additional details @ 928-474-9279.
Special Events
PBC has several guest speakers and special performances throughout the year. For more information on special events, please click on the calendar tab. You may also contact the church office @ 928-474-9279.
Legacy Singles
Legacy singles is a group of believers who are 55+ and single. They gather weekly for coffee, lunch, and have several outings or events during the year. Check on the events calendar or call the office for more information.
Young Adults Small Group
The Young Adults Small Group meet on Tuesday evenings. Young Adults is part of our sermon based small group ministry and aims to encourage, fellowship, and study the Bible in a comfortable setting. This group also enjoys outings for extended fellowship time.
PBC Youth Ministry
Our youth ministry is focused on teaching middle school and high school students the Word of God. We want to enable them to understand and recognize who Jesus is and how to live a Christ-like life. Games and activities are incorporated for bonding and fun. Come hang out with youth worth knowing!
Sermon Based Small Groups
Sermon based small groups is a ministry focused on the fellowship of the Church and the continued study of the previous Sunday’s message in hopes that it will help foster practical application in the lives of the body of Christ. Sermon based small groups will be held throughout the week and on different days at different times. They occur in three modules throughout the year and each module is 10 weeks. Be looking in your bulletins, the Church announcements, or your email for sign up for sermon based small groups along with days and times for what groups are available.
AWANA Ministry
We are pleased to be apart of AWANA, an international outreach ministry serving and sharing the Gospel to the children in our community. Through lessons, games, and fun activities, we plan to teach the younger generation of our town not to be ashamed of Jesus. We will equip them with the Biblical knowledge they need to become a strong disciple of Christ. This program will be held on Thursdays from 3:15-5:15pm in the PBC Foyer. Van pickup from all three elementary schools in town is available, however a form will need to be filled out at school office. We look forward to serving your children!

U-Turn for Christ

Ponderosa Bible Church is now the Payson Arizona sponsor Church for U-Turn for Christ. “U-Turn For Christ is a Christian Discipleship all encompassing re-entry ministry for men and women trapped in the deceptive, never-ending cycle of addiction. The U-Turn Ranch provides residents with the opportunity to give back to a community that was once ambivalent towards them. U-Turn’s goal is to teach individuals to be independent, self-supporting, and stable under the Lordship of Jesus Christ by becoming an asset to their family, church, friends, employers, schools and society.”
To enroll a family or loved one into the program who may be struggling with addiction of any kind please call: 951-943-7097 (This program is based out of California) To contract services please call 928.978.2833. U-Turn for Christ does volunteer work in the community of Payson as part of their discipleship program. Examples of the work they do is moving, yard maintenance, cleaning facilities, shoveling snow or whatever else needs to be shoveled, and many other things. If you have questions about something you would like done please contact Joe Tuccinardi and he will do his best to answer your questions. U-Turn for Christ pays their expenses solely off of the donations you give for their work so please be generous.
To learn more about the ministry of U-Turn for Christ please click here.
To learn more about U-Turn for Christ in Payson please check out their Facebook page by clicking here.To contact U-Turn for Christ in Payson please call: 928.978.2833.
PBC Spanish Ministry
Ponderosa Bible Church has been active in helping to reach out to the Hispanic community with the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Instrumental in this has been Pastor Jamil Calero who has helped to establish an effective Hispanic Ministry and Church right here in Payson! 
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Ministry Opportunities
Do you play an instrument? Sing? Love to talk to people? Want to work behind the scenes? Teach? Or just care to help others? There are many areas and opportunities to serve God at PBC and there is a place for you! Talk to us at Second Glances in the Foyer and find out where you can bless and be blessed!