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Worship Set for 12/09/18

Worship Set Joy to the World Joy to the world, the Lord is come! Let earth receive her King; Let every heart prepare Him room, And heav’n and nature sing, And heav’n and nature sing, And heav’n, and heav’n, and nature sing. No more let sins and sorrows grow, Nor thorns infest the ground; He comes to make His blessings flow Far as the curse is found, Far as the curse is found, Far as, far as, the curse is…

Lottie Moon Prayer Emphasis – Day 3

Daniel Tuchez is the pastor of Iglesia Bautista El Shaddai in Jackson, TN, a Spanish speaking congregation.  He has led his church to be the very first mission partner with IMB Missionary Edwin Feather* as he started his ministry in a large city in Southeast Asia. Follow the link below to the IMB Lottie Moon website to read about, watch the video, and pray for this mission partnership. Click Here To Go To IMB Website For Prayer Emphasis – Day 3…

Weather Update [12/09/18]

Updated as of Dec. 9th at 8:15 AM: All Sunday morning services on campus have been canceled for the day. Pastor Travis will lead a livestream service at 10:30. Check back here for the link. Christmas Celebration at Windy Hill Barn has been postponed to Dec. 16th.

Weather Update [12/08/18]

LATEST UPDATE Updated as of Dec. 9th at 8:15 AM: All Sunday morning services on campus have been canceled for the day. Pastor Travis will lead a livestream service at 10:30. Check back here for the link. Christmas Celebration at Windy Hill Barn has been postponed to Dec. 16th. SATURDAY Updated as of Dec. 8th at 5:00 PM:English and Spanish services with nursery are scheduled for Sunday at 10:30.No morning groups and no 9:00 service.Christmas Celebration at Windy Hill Barn…

LMCO – Your Gifts At Work

As you pray for International Missions, please consider how your financial gift may be useful for Kingdom work. The following page focuses on how the International Mission Board supports and cares for its missionaries so that they can effectively carry the Gospel to the Lost.  Your gift, from $50 to $7,500 can be helpful. Each Friday in December a different area of ministry will be posted to allow you to see various ways that your financial gift may be used.…

Lottie Moon Week of Prayer Emphasis – Day 2

First Baptist Church of Andersonville, TN is a small congregation of about 125 people.  Under the leadership of Pastor Steve Lakin, who decided to take on a large goal to raise $90,000 for International Missions.  You can read about how they took steps to accomplish this goal and why they felt committed to do so by following the link below to the IMB Lottie Moon website.  Read the story, watch the video and pray for the work of our International…

Important Year End Information

December has arrived and in a few short weeks we will say good-bye to 2018, and we will welcome 2019.  As we come to the end of the year, please note the following important information. The church office will be closed December 24, 2018 – January 1, 2019.  However, we will be checking the mail and phone messages daily.  Staff and the deacon on call are available via cell phone as well during this time. If you would like to…

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…

As We Gather

Sunday October 28th 2018 Scripture: 1 Chronicles 16:26-29 For all the gods of the peoples are worthless idols, but the LORD made the heavens. 27Splendor and majesty are before him; strength and joy are in his place. 28Ascribe to the LORD, O families of the peoples, ascribe to the LORD glory and strength! 29Ascribe to the LORD the glory due his name; bring an offering and come before him! Worship the LORD in the splendor of holiness; As we prepare…

As We Gather – Sunday October 21st 2018

Sunday October 21st 2018 Scripture: 1 John 5:4 For everyone who has been born of God overcomes the world. And this is the victory that has overcome the world our faith. As you prepare for our Sunday gathering take time to pray for leadership and the others who will be involved in the service. This week is special in that we will be taking communion together and observing  baptism in both services. Click here to listen to the songs we…

Upward Basketball and Cheerleading 2019

Registration for the 2019 Upward Basketball and Cheerleading Season is underway.  Boys and girls in K5 to 6th grade are invited to participate.  All of the practices (one hour one day a week) and games (one hour on Saturday)  will be held at Rocky Creek.  The first practices will be the week of January 7 (one hour on either Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, or Friday) and then teams will also have a practice on Saturday, January 12.  The practices will continue…

As We Gather Sunday October 14th 2018

Scripture: 1 Peter 3:15 but in your hearts honor Christ the Lord as holy, always being prepared to make a defense to anyone who asks you for a reason for the hope that is in you; yet do it with gentleness and respect Is the hope you profess with your lips written in your life? Can people see the Lordship of Christ in your heart? As you prepare for our worship gathering this Sunday take a moment and ask God,…

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…

Rocky Creek Gave Over and Beyond

In order to keep the quality what we believed it should be in phases 1 & 3 of renovations, and to collect an initial commitment to phase 4, we asked the church body to pray about giving a onetime Over and Beyond Offering on Sunday, Sept. 30th.  For those in attendance on Sunday, you already heard the exciting news, but we wanted to make sure all members were aware of what God did through our church this past week. In…

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