Our Mission

The mission of City of Refuge is to CULTIVATE a COMMUNITY that TRANSFORMS and EMPOWERS broken lives through the TRUTH of

Our Ministries

We are constantly at work to reach our mission but the most visible, current ministries we have in place to resource and connect with young people, adults and families include:


House of Acts

 The House of Acts (HOA) currently serves as the epicenter of community hospitality for City of Refuge Sacramento. Whether we are hosting a baby shower for a sex trafficking survivor, birthday party for a homeless …


Refuge Housing

Here at City of Refuge we believe that the answer to sexual exploitation in our city is as simple as turning a street light on… We believe God’s love is a light that illuminates fear …


The Front Porch

We desire to bring the church outside the four walls and plant it on the doorsteps of our neighbors.  By mobilizing Street Teams, the Front Porch ministry’s sole purpose is to plant the church on …

Graf Wall

Urban Encounters

Urban Encounters introduce groups (12 yrs.-adults) to one of the poorest neighborhoods in Sacramento, California. Typical hands-on experiences include interacting with neighbors through service projects and incarnational ministry opportunities.

The group will begin their stay with …

Intern pic on front porch

Urban Leadership Opportunities

If leadership is the very foundation on which every good organization/community is built, then without Godly leaders our ghettos are condemned to continue in the same fate as their pasts. We desire to train the next …

Our Future Ministry Ventures

Our Team