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Bible Basics: What is the Bible?

What is the Bible? The Bible is the Holy Book of the Christian faith. It is a collection of various writings that all point to the redemptive movement of God throughout history. The Bible covers many topics from the creation of the world to the history of the nation of Israel and of course the life, teaching, death, and resurrection of Jesus Christ. While there is much to consider when approaching the Biblical text, several things are of utmost importance.…

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Call to Worship – Exodus 15:1-2 ⁃ Glorious Day ⁃ Scripture Reading ⁃ Great Are You Lord Message: Down But Not Out [Psalm 129:1-8] ⁃ He Will Hold Me Fast Offering: ⁃ Living Hope You Are Sent – 2 Thessalonians 2:16-17

RC Students – Patience

Since the month of March, many people’s lives, schedules, and plans have changed due to Covid19. The country experienced a pandemic, shutdown, loss of jobs, working from home, school closures, mandatory mask wearing,  hand sanitizing, and social distancing. Most people have experienced an “interruption” into what they would call their “normal life.” Consequently, Covid19 has easily contributed to a lot of anxiety, insecurity, and even depression. Due to that, some may be simply wondering, “Where is God?” “Why has He…

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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…

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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…

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Service Order: Call to Worship – Psalm 66:1-2 ⁃ God So Loved ⁃ His Mercy Is More Message: Investigate Me [Psalm 139] ⁃ Sovereign Over Us Offering/Closing Comments ⁃ Build My Life You Are Sent – Ephesians 6:23–24

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Service Order: Call to Worship – Psalm 86:8-10 ⁃ Open The Eyes of My Heart ⁃ He Will Hold Me Fast Phase 4 Update Message: When Depression Deepens [Psalm 42:1-11] Offering/Prayer ⁃ The Lord Is My Salvation You Are Sent – Ephesians 3:20–21

RC Students – Miracle Hill

During the month of July, Rocky Creek students will be learning about our some of our mission ministry partners. This week, we will learn a little more about our partner, Miracle Hill Ministries. Students will learn about the four causes of homelessness, such as employment difficulties, health issues, community troubles, and family problems. They will also learn about homelessness and ways to help Miracle Hill. Miracle Hill Ministries Miracle Hill Ministries has been serving Greenville, S.C. since 1937. In fact,…

July Missions Prayer Newsletter – Part 1

July Missions Prayer Newsletter – Part 1 July 6, 2020 You can download the Newsletter here. Rebecca C. – Teacher at International School in Central Asia – ra.carino@gmail.com Prayers: • July 4-12 I will be heading east with my team leaders. In the past year, 3 national couples have moved there to live among and share with these harder to reach people groups. Our prayer is to be able to encourage them as they continue in the work the Father…

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July 5th 2020 Service Order: Call to Worship – Psalm 9:1-2 ⁃ Lift high The Name of Jesus ⁃ Be Thou My Vision Message: More Than the Man Upstairs [Psalm 95:1-11] ⁃ We Fall Down Offering/Video/Prayer ⁃ Praise Him You Are Sent – Ephesians 3:17-19