Blog (Page 28)

Blog (Page 28)

From Trials to Triumph

Bible Reading for Monday, March 6 – Sunday, March 12: From Trials to Triumph Read the following Scriptures and ask God to teach you truth.  How do these verses apply to your life and how can you know God more through reading them and obeying them? Practice the art of journaling and use SOAP      S – read Scripture and ask God to teach you one thing             Something about God?  Something about yourself?  Something about people?             Something to share…

Pray for the Robersons

As we observe the week of prayer for Annie Armstrong and our North American Mission Board missionaries, we will have a family to pray over each day.  Today, pray for the Robersons. As a Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) church planter, James Roberson and his wife, Natarsha, moved their family to unfamiliar Brooklyn to plant The Bridge Church. James trusted the Lord to open the right doors for him. “I just opened up the book of Acts and tried it,” he…

25 Benefits for Engaging the Bible

The Bible is the main way that God communicates with us.  He reveals who He is through His Word and desires us to know Him through His Word. Steve Demme reported, “A key discovery from the CBE (Center for Biblical Engagement) research is that the life of someone who engages Scripture 4 or more times a week looks radically different from the life of someone who does not.” How often are you engaging the Scriptures? Here are 25 Benefits for…

Leading Family Devotions

Who needs some ideas how to approach worship as a family at home? Here are some neat ideas and great conversation about leading family worship together as a family. Check it out and get some ideas.

March Missions Prayer Newsletter

Here’s how you can praying for Rocky Creek’s mission partnerships. Holli Baker – RIT Campus Missionary, Rochester, NY  Prayers: •Holli has been experiencing a fibroid tumor during pregnancy. Please pray that Jesus heals her and she no longer feels pain with it. On a fun note she is in her 3rd trimester! Harper is due May 14. • We have some big events coming up: Karaoke night targeting Chinese students on campus so that we can *hopefully* begin an Alpha Bible Study…

Break Off the Engagement

Yellow flags in dating become red flags in marriage. Main Points Years later when she was questioned as to whether she had ever been in love, Moon responded: “Yes, but God had first claim on my life, and since the two conflicted, there could be no question about the result.” 1 Cor. 7:35 – I say this for your own benefit, not to lay any restraint upon you, but to promote good order and to secure your undivided devotion to the…

Introduction to James

Bible Reading for Monday, February 27 – Sunday, March 5:  Introduction to James Pray and ask God to teach you as we study through the Book of James. Read James 1-5 this week (You may want to read it multiple times.) Answer the following questions after reading James 1-5 (It’s helpful to write down your answers.)      What is one Scripture that sticks out to you?  Why?      What truth do you need to apply to your life and how will…

Read Scripture: James

During the months of March, April, and May we will be studying the Book of James in our Bible study groups.  Check out this video for an overview of the Book of James.  Then read the book and discover truth to apply.

Curriculum for Academy

At Rocky Creek Academy, our goal has been to instill in children a love of Christ and equip them with a solid foundation in early learning.  By using the A Beka Curriculum for preschoolers, we utilize a comprehensive, quality curriculum and materials written from a Christian perspective.  A Beka Curriculum A Beka Book Christian schools throughout the nation recognize that A Beka Book sets the standard of excellence in the publishing of textbooks and other materials for Christian schools. A Beka Book, is unashamedly…

Helping Your Spouse

You are not called to hinder your spouse but to help your spouse. Gen. 2:18 You are not called to frustrate your spouse but to further your spouse. You are not called to clone your spouse but to compliment your spouse. You are not called to hinder your spouse but to help your spouse.

Caring for Aging Parents

Honor the position of your parent even when it is difficult to honor the personality of your parent. 1.    Prov. 23:22 2.    Honor the position of your parent even when it is difficult to honor the personality of your parent.  (Ex. 20:12) 3.    You honor God when you honor your parents. (Lev. 19:32) 4.    Your children are learning how to care for you BY the way you are caring for your parents.  (Eph. 6:1-3)