Posts from June 2020

Posts from June 2020

Regathering: Phase 3 Starting July 5

We are continuing to do our best to meet the great number of needs within our church family. As we have been so thankful for the responses from our previous plans, we want to update you regarding some changes that will actually serve us better during this next stage of social distancing. As we continue to navigate these times, here are some adjusted plans for starting on July 5th: For our English services, the adjusted service times are 9 AM,…

The Gospel, Race, & Justice: A Conversation

The Greenville Baptist Association is leading an event on the Gospel, Race, and Justice: A Conversation. Rocky Creek will host it on Sunday night, July 12th at 6:30 PM. Join us for a much-needed conversation on race and justice in our nation and how to bring the claims of the gospel to bear on these issues.  Current SC Baptist Convention President Josh Powell, President-Elect GBA Pastor Alex Sands, and GBA Church Planter Will Broadus will lead this discussion. There will…

Understanding the Book of Romans Ch 5-16

Over the next several days we will continue to read through Romans.  This video from the Bible Project will help you better understand the book.  Grow in the grace and knowledge of Jesus as you read the Word.

June Missions Prayer Newsletter – Part 4

June Missions Prayer Newsletter – Part 4 June 29, 2020 Join the RC Family in praying for these. Download the Newsletter here. Lierte Soares Junior – New England Triad – liertesoares@icloud.com Prayers: • For both of our communities due to the financial impact on them and the fear that is over all of New England. • For leadership in both churches. • Pray for my family and me. This has been a very challenging season of ministry. God Story: •…

Gospel Group Questions for Week of July 5

On Sunday, July 5 (and throughout that week if your group meets on a different day), our Gospel Groups will be studying Matthew 5:13-16; 6:1-4; 7:19-24.  Below are some questions for you to think about as you read the passage in preparation for your group.  Be in prayer and allow the Holy Spirit to teach you from this passage.  Then be ready to share what God is teaching you with your group. What are some ways Jesus’ followers can serve as salt…

Bible Reading Plan for Week of June 28

James 1:22 states, “But be doers of the word, and not hearers only, deceiving yourselves.”  So God does want us to hear the Word, and in order to hear the Word we must be in the Word.  This week read the Word and hear from God.  However, don’t just hear the Word as you read, but also put it into practice.  On Saturday and Sunday, we’ll focus on the Scriptures for our Gospel Groups and the Sunday sermon. June 28        …

As We Gather

Service Order: Call to Worship – Psalm 95:1-2 ⁃ God So Loved ⁃ All I Have is Christ Message: Essential Reminders for Overwhelmed Believers [Psalm 118:1-29] ⁃ O Come to the Altar Offering/Closing Comments ⁃ Whom Shall I Fear You Are Sent – Galatians 6:18

Understanding the Book of Romans Ch 1-4

Over the next several days we will read through Romans.  This video from the Bible Project will help you better understand the book.  Grow in the grace and knowledge of Jesus as you read the Word.

RC Students: The Call to Repentance and the Prodigal Son

A Call To Repentance From The Prodigal Son During the week of June 24, 2020, Rocky Creek students will be learning from some great speakers through our South Carolina Baptist Convention. In spite of Covid19, our South Carolina Baptist Convention, namely SummerSalt, put together some video messages and worship songs for the youth groups that were originally coming to camp this summer. These resources will challenge us and encourage us during our time together this week. Taylor Burgess, pastor of…

June Missions Prayer Newsletter – Part 3

June Missions Prayer Newsletter – Part 3 June 22, 2020 Join the RC Family in praying for these. Download the Newsletter here. Ernesto Chaparro – Rocky Creek Hispanic Church, Greenville SC – miel2007@hotmail.com Prayers: • Praise God for the 9 people baptized as church members this month. We celebrate this victory together as one church. • Please pray for the Romero family as they start the immigration process. • For our 2 Gospel Groups for couples. • For Brittany Padilla…

Gospel Group Questions for Week of June 28

On Sunday, June 28 (and throughout that week if your group meets on a different day), our Gospel Groups will be studying John 9:1-41.  Below are some questions for you to think about as you read the passage in preparation for your group.  Be in prayer and allow the Holy Spirit to teach you from this passage.  Then be ready to share what God is teaching you with your group. What does it mean that Jesus is the light of the world?…

Bible Reading Plan for Week of June 21

Colossians 3:16 encourages us to “let the word of Christ dwell in you richly, teaching and admonishing one another in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, with thankfulness in your hearts to God.”  Soak up the Scriptures this week and then let them flow out of you in praise to God and comfort to others.  On Saturday and Sunday, we’ll focus on the Scriptures for our Gospel Groups and the Sunday sermon. June 21          Psalm 141:1-10 June 22         2 Corinthians…