Posts from July 2020

Posts from July 2020

As We Gather

Call to Worship – Psalm 117 ⁃ God So Loved ⁃ Scripture Reading ⁃ My Worth Is Not In What I Own Message: Are You Sure God Has Forgiven You? [Psalm 32:1-11] ⁃ Amazing Grace My Chains are Gone Offering/Mission Moment ⁃ King of Kings You Are Sent – Philippians 4:20

RC Students – Mission Emphasis

During the month of July the students have learned about some of our mission partners, for example, Miracle Hill, Project Host, and the Loaves and Fishes Ministry.  We spent time together learning about homelessness, hunger, and solutions to help those in need. To conclude our July Missions Month, our very own Missions Pastor, David Williams, spent time with the RC students. Pastor David is involved in most of our foreign and North American missions, therefore, has great experience with our…

Understanding the Book of Hebrews

Over the next few days we will read through the book of Hebrews.  Jesus is greater and better than…  Jewish converts familiar with the Old Testament are encouraged not to “revert to Judaism or to Judaize the gospel.”  This video from the Bible Project will help you better understand the book.  Allow the “living and active” word to change you.

Phase 4 Response

Thank you so much for your overwhelming support of Phase 4. Through the vote, the church has spoken clearly to go forward in this direction. I am so thankful for the amount of positive and optimistic feedback I received since we first unveiled the plans. Not only did you bring support, but you also brought continued motivation to go forward in this endeavor! The commissioned Building Team gathered today to put together a plan, and I am so thankful for…

July Missions Prayer Newsletter – Part 4

July Missions Prayer Newsletter – Part 4 July 27, 2020 Download the newsletter here. Lierte Soares Junior – New England Triad – liertejunior@bol.com.br Prayers: • For Framingham Baptist Church & for the return to “in person gatherings”. It has been a slow process in MA. • Precision Valley Baptist has been holding “Church In the Woods” services to shepherd our people and reach our community during the COVID season. • Pray for my family (Anna, Liertinho and Gabriel) as we…

Gospel Group Questions for Week of August 2

On Sunday, August 2 (and throughout that week if your group meets on a different day), our Gospel Groups will be studying John 10:7-18. 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. How can we identify thieves and robbers that threaten the flock of God today?…

Bible Reading Plan for Week of July 26

Hebrews 4:12 says, “For the word of God is living and active, sharper than any two-edged sword, piercing to the division of soul and of spirit, of joints and of marrow, and discerning the thoughts and intentions of the heart.”  As you read this week, allow God to perform surgery on you and remove the sinful thoughts and actions.  May this living book meet you where you are and give you what you need.  On Saturday and Sunday, we’ll focus…

Understanding the Book of 1 Peter

Over the next few days we will read through the book of 1 Peter.  Peter writes to Jewish Christians scattered throughout Asia Minor to instruct them about various doctrines and the Christian life.  This video from the Bible Project will help you better understand the book.  Increase in the grace and knowledge of Jesus as you read this book.

Understanding the Book of Titus

Today we will read through the book of Titus.  Paul writes to his partner in ministry Titus and encourages him as he ministers on the island of Crete.  Paul shares with Titus about handling opposition, instructions about faith and conduct, and warnings about false teachers.   This video from the Bible Project will help you better understand the book.  Read and apply the truth you discover.

As We Gather

Call to Worship – Psalm 93 ⁃ King Of Kings ⁃ God Of The Ages Message: How You Finish Is More Important Than How You Started-Psalm 26:1-12 ⁃ Christ The Sure and Steady Anchor Offering/Closing Comments ⁃ When We All Get To Heaven You Are Sent – Philippians 4:7

RC Students- Loaves and Fishes Ministry

Feeding the homeless is a very important task for every city. No matter the city, there are always those who need help finding food and nourishment. The Loaves and Fishes Ministry is an organization located in Greenville, S.C. that strives to meet the needs of those who are hungry. In fact, their slogan is, “Rescuing Food. Reducing Hunger.” The main goal for the Fishes and Loaves ministry is “to eliminate food insecurity among our neighbors by working to ensure no…

Understanding the Book of 1 Timothy

Today and tomorrow we will read through the book of 1 Timothy.  Paul writes to his partner in ministry Timothy and encourages him to pursue truth.  Paul shares with Timothy about worship in the church, oversight of the church, and relationships in the church.  This video from the Bible Project will help you better understand the book.  May the Word richly dwell in us and shape our thoughts and actions.