Spiritual Life in Dowling Park, Florida

Spiritual Opportunities for Seniors

At Advent Christian Village, we believe that spiritual growth is a vital part of an enriching lifestyle and celebrating life to the fullest capacity. Located at the heart of the campus, The Village Church ministers to the needs of all generations, with an active, caring congregation that joins together in heartfelt worship and willing service.

Feed Your Spirit.

A caring congregation, a vision for outreach

The Village Church at Dowling Park, FLThe Village Church is an integral part of Advent Christian Village life. In addition to worship services and Bible classes, you can get involved in drama, sing in the choir, lead a Sunday School class, or become involved in women’s or men’s ministries. ACV welcomes approximately 18 different denominations represented among the regular worshipers every Sunday. While The Village Church is part of the Advent Christian denomination, to help those from different spiritual backgrounds feel comfortable, elements from represented denominations are integrated into each service, such as an acolyte, readings, classic hymns, and contemporary choruses.

The church offers a vibrant ministry to the youth and the families of the greater community, and the children often participate in intergenerational activities and programs. Advent Christian Village has an amazing spiritual strength, welcoming persons of all faiths and beliefs. Members of ACV are invited to be as involved as they wish in The Village Church, where they can join with people from all backgrounds to worship and share the common bond of faith.

Some of the spiritual growth opportunities at Advent Christian Village include:
  • Worship Services and Prayer Meetings
  • Christian Education Classes (Sunday School)
  • Adult & Youth Choirs
  • Ensembles
  • Prayer Ministry
  • Handbell Choirs
  • Drama
  • Instrumental Groups
  • Adult, Youth and Children Fellowships
  • Women’s Circles & Men’s Fellowship
  • Intergenerational Pal Program
  • Mission Trips
  • Service Events
  • Lighthouse Community Youth Center
  • Bible Studies

Our Village Church staff includes:

  • Minister to Youth and Families: Rev. Randy Lamb
  • Minister of Pastoral Care: Rev. Jason Hilliard
  • Minister of Music: Traci Nissley
  • Office Manager: Susan Darby
  • Worship Assistant/Accompanist: Margie Huffman

Visit The Village Church

Our church is located at: 10883 Dowling Park Drive, Live Oak, FL 32060. Please feel free to contact any of the pastors at (386) 658-5344 for more information on The Village Church. Or, visit to watch sermon videos or to learn about other spiritual growth opportunities.

The pastors can also be contacted at PO Box 4314, Dowling Park, FL 32064.

Become a part of our community and grow your spiritual well-being with other like-minded individuals at Advent Christian Village! Contact us today!