Updates (Page 20)

Updates (Page 20)

Stay updated with current Rocky Creek news and announcements.

After God’s Own Heart

Through successes and scandals, prosperities and persecutions, delights and distresses, David proved himself to be a man after God’s own heart. Join us this summer at Rocky Creek as we study the life of David through 1-2 Samuel and his response to God through certain psalms. 6/4 – After God’s Own Heart: God Notices Nobodies (1 Sam 16) – David was the least likely to become king but God set him apart for this task. While man judges the external value,…

RC Missions Opportunities

Here are several mission opportunities that our Rocky Creek Family should carefully consider participating with during the next few months. 1.     Rebuild SC July 10-15 (Date is still being confirmed) This team is open to men and women; minimum age is 14 (parent must accompany anyone under 18 years).  The team will be working through the South Carolina Baptist State Convention and RebuildSC and will be working in the Nichols, SC area. We will be assigned to a…

Overview of Psalms

During the months of June, July, and August we will be looking at thirteen different psalms during Bible study.  The Book of Psalms, which means “hymns of praise”, uses music, prayers, and poetry to give us insight into the greatness of God.  The one hundred fifty psalms are broken down into five books: book 1 (1-41 with 1-2 as an introduction), book 2 (42-72), book 3 (73-89), book 4 (90-106), book 5 (107-150 with 146-150 as a conclusion).  They are written by…

Update from Waypoint

What an incredible time last night at our first Waypoint! I was so very thankful that we had to keep bringing out more chairs for everyone who came.  It was a great time of reflecting on what Jesus is doing through the life of His church! While there is simply too much to recap from all we discussed, I want to give you a quick highlight reel and then we will share more detailed posts in the coming days of…

Dig into Psalms

During the months of June, July, and August we will be studying the book of Psalms in our Bible study groups.  Each week we will dig into a different psalm to mine the truths of God’s Word.  Below is the schedule for each Sunday.  Also, you can plan to read through all 150 Psalms during the summer months with this Bible Reading Plan – Psalms summer 2017. June 4 – Psalm 1:1-6 June 11 – Psalm 78:5-8, 32-39 June 18 – Psalm 23:1-6…

May 21-28 Mission Partner Prayer List

This week, May 21-28 we would like for you to pray for these two Mission Partners. (Be sure to scroll to the end to see a special announcement from one of our Mission Partners.)  You can download the whole May Missions Prayer Newsletter here: MPN May 2017   Skeeter Powell – David’s Table, Greenville, SC – skeeter.powell@gmail.com Prayers: Pray that God will encourage the kids who need to hear the Gospel to sign up for Summer Camp. For a Capernaum/E210 friend who infrequently thinks…

#AccessGreenville

Greenville Baptist Association Associational Missions Emphasis Week May 21-28 Rocky Creek is a part of the Greenville Baptist Association, the South Carolina Baptist State Convention, and the Southern Baptist Convention.  This week we want to recognize and celebrate the work of the Greenville Baptist Association. To help you learn a little more about the GBA, check out this video: The mission of the GBA is to create access to the Gospel by REACHING the unreached, REVITALIZING existing churches, and REPRODUCING…

Summer Challenge

From the rising of the sun to the place where it sets, the name of the Lord is to be praised.  Psalm 113:3 Summer consists of longer days enabling a family to spend more time outside, doing special activities, and making memories.  From the moment the sun rises to where it sets, it is an opportunity to praise the Lord for all the blessings he provides as individuals but also as families. We want to provide you a summer challenge…

May 14-21 Missions Prayer List

This week, May 14-21 we would like for you to pray for these two Mission Partners.   You can download the whole May Missions Prayer Newsletter here: MPN May 2017 Jennie Beaudine – Miracle Hill Ministry, Greenville SC – jbeaudine@miraclehill.org Prayers: That God will bring bike riders, sponsors, and volunteers for our fundraiser Super Hero Cycle race. We celebrated 10 graduations from our addiction recovery programs and rejoice in life change that can come only from Jesus!! We give thanks and praise for 8…

2017 Sermon Series

I’ve been asked where we were going after the Titus series at Rocky Creek.  As of right now, I’ve got a plan for the rest of the year – series by series, week by week.  While I am open to change, I believe that through the time in the Word and prayer, I am really excited about what is coming up. Why is it important to plan this far in advance? God’s Spirit is just as powerful in preparation as he…

Grow and Go [Summer Schedule]

We are excited to share with your our summer plan to grow and go as a church family. In Jonah, we learned about how we need to think and live on mission in our community. In Titus, we learned about how we need multigenerational relationships to keep us grounded in doctrine and unified in the Body. As a result of these biblical truths, we want to take the unique opportunity of the summer months to do something unique as a church…

May 7 – 13 Mission Partner List

This week we would like for you to pray for these two Mission Partners.   You can download the whole May Missions Prayer Newsletter here: MPN May 2017 Berkeley Bagwell – Campus Outreach, San Diego – berkeley.bagwell@gmail.com Prayers: Pray that our students would continue to grow spiritually over the summer and use the truths they’ve learned to fight temptations. Pray for the 37 students who will join us this summer for Leadership Project.  They are raising funds for the 9 weeks of…