3C STANDS FOR COMMUNITY, CHARACTER, AND COURAGE. 3C IS A DYNAMIC , MULTI-RACIAL, MULTI-SITE, VIBRANT AND FAST-GROWING CHURCH WITH OVER 1,000+ MEMBERS ALL OVER DELMARVA. We are the USA locations for for 3c in south africa.
WE ARE A G12 CHURCH THAT FOLLOWS THE LADDER OF SUCCESS FOUNDED BY PASTOR CESAR CASTELLANOS WHICH IS: WIN, CONSOLIDATE , DISCIPLE, AND SEND. WE BELIEVE THAT EVERY BELIEVER IS A LEADER. WE BELIEVE THAT THE BIBLE IS GOD’S WORD, IT IS ACCURATE, AUTHORITATIVE AND APPLICABLE TO OUR EVERYDAY LIVES. MOST IMPORTANTLY WE BELIEVE IN ONE GOD WHO IS THE CREATOR OF ALL THINGS.
3c USA Lead PASTORS
Mike and Paula Rittenhouse are blessed with three children. Justin, their oldest, is married to Jessica and together they have Three beautiful daughters (Haylee, Abigail and lacey). Ps Justin & Jessica have relocated to northern Virginia and are the Lead Pastors of 3C Dulles. Ps Jared, their middle son, and his wife Alexa have two precious children (Emery and Hannan). Pastors jared and alexa lead revolt and the college services. Michaela their youngest is married to Jordan Mohammadioun and They have one daughter (ellianna).
FOUNDERS OF 3C
PASTORS BERT AND CHARNÉ PRETORIUS OF SOUTH AFRICA FOUNDED 3C IN PRETORIA, S.AFRICA IN 1999. TODAY THE CHURCH HAS GROWN TO OVER 25,000 MEMBERS AND THEY ARE SEEING INCREASE DAILY. AS THEY CONTINUE TO CHANGE THE VERY FACE OF THEIR NATION THEIR FOCUS REMAINS THE SAME, PEOPLE. THEIR PASSION FOR GOD IS CONTAGIOUS AND VERY EVIDENT IN THEIR MINISTRY ALL OVER THE WORLD. FULFILLING THE GREAT COMMISSION OF JESUS CHRIST (MATT 28:19) IS ACHIEVED BY WINNING, CONSOLIDATING, DISCIPLING AND SENDING PEOPLE THROUGH THE OVER 2000 CELL GROUPS.
THEIR LOVE FOR GOD AND HIS PEOPLE ARE EVIDENCED IN THE MANY WELFARE AND SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS OF THE CHURCH, WITH THE COMPASSION FOR CHILDREN PROJECT FEEDING 10,000 UNDERPRIVILEGED CHILDREN ON A DAILY BASIS.
THROUGH TELEVISION AND RADIO BROADCASTS “A NEW LIFE, A NEW BEGINNING” SHARES THE GOOD NEWS TO OVER 47 MILLION PEOPLE ACROSS THE AFRICAN AND EUROPEAN CONTINENTS EVERY WEEK. A DEDICATED TEAM OF PRAYER WARRIORS PRAY DAILY FOR THE MANY REQUESTS RECEIVED IN RESPONSE TO THESE BROADCASTS.
BERT AND CHARNÉ ARE BLESSED, WITH SONS, PEARSON, DAMIAN AND TRISTAN, AND THEIR DAUGHTERS CAITLYN, JORDAN AND MADISON.
BERT IS AN ORDAINED MINISTER OF THE FULL GOSPEL CHURCH OF GOD IN SOUTH AFRICA.