Posts by David Williams

Posts by David Williams

LMCO – A Season of Change

A Season of Change It’s tough to live where Kristin Luttrell and Rachel Sebastian serve as IMB missionaries in Mexico – there’s not much they can change, practically speaking. They can’t change the fact that people there do back-breaking work in the fields.  They can’t change the fact that after that, the people work night shifts at the packaging plant, then get up early to fix food for their family. But they can bring them the hope of Jesus. “We…

December Missions Prayer Newsletter

In this December 2019 Missions Prayer Newsletter, you can read about and pray for: The Lottie Moon Christmas Offering; A new life in Christ; Three different cultural backgrounds working to disciple one another; Rocky Creek’s experience in Senegal; A new prayer opportunity in Myanmar. Click here to open the December 2019 Missions Prayer Newsletter

Lottie Moon Christmas Offering – Here To Serve

Here To Serve IMB President Dr. Paul Chitwood knew missionaries faced challenges in taking the Gospel to the unreached. But on a recent trip to East Africa, every ride down a dusty road and every walk down a city street was a reminder that every single missionary faces unique struggles. And every single prayer for a missionary matters. So Paul offered these ways you can pray for missionaries spread all over the world: Pray for missionaries as they lead in…

Mission Trip Informational Meetings

Rocky Creek has a number of mission trips scheduled in 2020 and the deadline to register for several of them is coming up very soon.  You can find out more about all of the trips by following the link below to “Vision 2020 Mission Trips”. Vision 2020 Mission Trips A number of people took advantage of the Mission Trip Informational Meeting following Waypoint on November 24.  But here are two more opportunities for you to ask some questions and find…

Lottie Moon Christmas Offering – Together

Every year, Southern Baptist Churches take up a very special offering to help support International Missions.  It is named the Lottie Moon Christmas Offering, after a unique woman named Charlotte Digges Moon, better known as Lottie Moon.  She gave so much of herself to the people of China that she finally died on Christmas Eve in 1912, on a boat on the way back to the US.  She was a bold woman to write countless letters to Christians and churches…

November Missions Prayer Newsletter

November Missions Prayer Newsletter This month in our Missions Prayer Newsletter be sure to read about and pray for: A momma’s love for her very special son; A Missionary family that has had to move but still able to serve God; A family learning a new language and culture so they can share Christ’s love; A mother who chose life for her child, but also discovered forgiveness and Grace; And much more that you can pray about. Click Here To…

Fostering Hope

Click Here To Register For The Free Event. FOSTER CARE CRISIS in Greenville Right now, Greenville County SC has 495 children in foster care, and only 357 foster families. We need 138 more foster families so that every child can live with a family. THE SOLUTION If 1 family in every 3 churches fostered, the need would be met! Can you help? Not everyone can foster, but everyone can do something.  Fostering Hope Fostering Hope is an inspiring evening where families…

Vision 2020 Mission Trips

One of the last things Jesus said on earth was to His disciples “Go therefore and make disciples of all nations…”  To help open up opportunities for our Rocky Creek Family to serve as disciple makers of all nations, we have put together these 8 short-term mission trips. Please take time to read over these opportunities and to prayerfully consider how you might be able to follow Christ’s command through one of them.  They are all listed in the Vision 2020…

October Missions Prayer Newsletter

Download, Read, and Pray Over the October Missions Prayer Newsletter.  In it you will discover: Information about our Vision 2020 Missions Festival and Celebration on October 27; Foster Family Training through Miracle Hill Ministries on November 19; A new branch of ministry for Joni and Friends (David’s Table): A very unique type of ministry for girls in Senegal;

Janie Chapman Missions Offering – How Your Gift Helps #6

One way that our Rocky Creek Family can help participate in Missions is through the Janie Chapman Missions Offering. This special offering in September of every year helps to support mission work in and through South Carolina. There will be a number of web-posts about this offering and each one will try to share a different aspect of how the Janie Chapman Missions Offering is used.  As you read over these, consider how you could participate and give to this important offering.…

Janie Chapman Missions Offering – How Your Gift Helps #5

The Janie Chapman Missions Offering is a vital tool to help fund Missions in and through South Carolina. Every year in September, SC Baptist Churches are asked to pray for SC Missions and consider giving to this special offering.  Each of the posts about the Janie Chapman Missions Offering will share some aspect of how the Janie Chapman funds are used.  As you read over these posts consider how God is working in and through SC Baptists, and how you can…

Janie Chapman Missions Offering – How Your Gift Helps – #2

One way that our Rocky Creek Family can help participate in Missions is through the Janie Chapman Missions Offering. This special offering in September of every year helps to support mission work in and through South Carolina. There will be a number of web-posts about this offering and each one will try to share a different aspect of how the Janie Chapman Missions Offering is used.  As you read over these, consider how you could participate and give to this important offering.…