Welcome To The Rise Church Online
Josephine and I are so honored that you would take the time to stop by our virtual home. We are thankful that technology allows us to connect with God’s people across the globe. God has called us to impact the world by sharing the gospel and showing people the Agape type of love. Though we cannot physically touch you, by visiting this site, we believe that you will have an encounter with God that will cause an unforgettable experience! So, check out the resources and ministries available, connect with us on social media We love you and we’re believing you’ll walk in your God-given purpose. Most of all, know that God loves you and you are precious to Him! Now go be great!
Drs. Clarence & Josephine Crayton Jr.
The Rise Church Oceanside is a vibrant multicultural, non-denominational church. The primary purpose of this ministry is to proclaim the “Good News” of Jesus Christ. Being a Spirit-empowered church, we exist to teach the uncompromising Word of God. Our goal in ministry is for our guests and members to encounter a personal relationship with a caring and loving God.
Meet Our Pastor
Dr. Clarence Crayton Jr has served the Oceanside community for better than 40+ years. Dr. Crayton received his bachelor and Masters of Divinity degree from Bethel Christian College of Riverside, and He received an honorary doctor’s degree from Faith Temple Christian College of Oceanside.
Clarence and his wife Josephine found Faith Temple Ministries Incorporated on September 7, 1980. Dr.'s Clarence and Josephine Crayton are visionaries who live and believe in maintaining a high standard of integrity and godly character.
WHAT WE BELIEVE
ABOUT THE CHURCH
*Helping believers to grow towards maturity in Christ.
*Provide an atmosphere of fellowship and community among those in the
Body of Christ
*Present opportunities for believers to minister in their church using their
natural abilities and spiritual gifts to faithfully serve God.
*To grow God’s people both spiritually and numerically through the
teaching of the Word and evangelism.