Posts by David Williams (Page 3)

Posts by David Williams (Page 3)

Lottie Moon Prayer Emphasis – Day 1

Dr. Larry Pepper had his dream job with NASA as a flight surgeon, but one day God spoke to him about using the gifts and skills he had for God’s glory.  Pray for Larry and his wife as they currently serve in Tanzania. Click on the link below to go to the International Mission Board’s website for a video and information about Dr. Pepper and how you can pray for him today. Click Here To Go To IMB Website For…

Lottie Moon Christmas Offering for International Missions

The Lottie Moon Christmas Offering for International Missions Every year around Christmas, Southern Baptist Churches, like Rocky Creek, take time to focus on the Lottie Moon Christmas Offering for International Missions.  In the 1800’s, a missionary named Lottie Moon (her real name was Charlotte Digges Moon) wrote letters from China to churches in the US pleading to send funds for more missionaries.  Lottie died from malnutrition because she gave away her food to the starving people around her in China.…

November Missions Prayer Newsletter

In this issue of the Missions Prayer Newsletter, you can read about and pray for: A number of people who are very close to starting a relationship with Jesus. An opportunity to help Miracle Hill Ministries. Lives that have been impacted by Christ. Download the November Missions Prayer Newsletter below November 2018 Missions Prayer Newsletter

Bring A Turkey To Church Day – November 11

This Sunday, November 11, is our annual Bring A Turkey To Church Day, to support Miracle Hill Ministries. Every year around Thanksgiving, Miracle Hill Ministries prepares and serves turkey to hundreds and hundreds of people.  Their goal is to collect and prepare 500 turkeys which they then serve to all 9 of their Upstate Shelters, to many of their Foster Families, as well as hosting a Community Dinner on Tuesday, November 20.  Over the past years, Rocky Creek has helped to…

Piedmont Women’s Center Help Needed

Piedmont Women’s Center Grove Road Construction Project      There is an immediate need for some help at the new Piedmont Women’s Center Grove Road Center.  So much has been happening at the construction site and there is a need now for some cleanup.  They would like to have this done before Thursday, November 15.      Each room and window sill needs to be vacuumed and then mop the floors.  Most of the rooms are small and they have…

Passport to Global Missions Festival

Passport to Global Missions Festival Sunday, October 28 4:00 – 7:00 PM Bring your family to the Passport to Global Missions Festival for a fun, family focused event.  You can purchase a RC Passport at the gate (by the Preschool Entrance) for $5 and then get to enjoy games, inflatables, international foods (China, Ecuador, Brazil, Africa, Central Asia, India, and the USA), and Missions Challenges.  Then at 6:00 we will gather in the Gym to take a quick trip through…

October 2018 Missions Prayer Newsletter

This month as you pray through our Missions Prayer Newsletter; You can pray for several of our partners who are seeking some time to refresh and be ready for the challenges of ministry in their area, You can pray for a new baby, You can pray for a new life in Christ, You can pray for new leaders serving Christ. Click here to download the October Missions Prayer Newsletter

Disaster Relief for Hurricane Florence

While we were graciously spared in the Upstate from the wrath of Hurricane Florence, many were not.  Parts of Eastern North Carolina have seen flooding where houses will likely have to be completely demolished, or being completely gutted, all furnishings, sheetrock, electrical, HVAC, etc being removed and eventually replaced.  It is a painstaking task, and since Hurricane Matthew hit almost exactly 2 years ago in about the same areas, some of those homes and businesses have been sitting vacant and…

September Missions Prayer Newsletter

The September issue of our RC Missions Prayer Newsletter is available at the Welcome Center and the Missions Table just inside the Gym (worship area).  You can also download it here to be able to read through it and pray for our Mission Partners.   In this issue, you can pray for: Missionaries in over half a dozen different countries around the world; Over a dozen salvation experiences; A “lone-believer” standing firm in a country (and a family) that absolutely…

State Missions Offering

Janie Chapman Offering for State Missions For State Missions, Missions Education, and Great Commission Living Here is what it is…. Each year in September, South Carolina Baptists focus on State Missions through prayer and finances.  This offering is named the “Janie Chapman Offering for State Missions” after the first president of the SC Woman’s Missionary Union in 1937.  The funds raised from this annual offering help to support Evangelism, Church Planting, Training, Educational Ministries, and much more (see the link…