Updates (Page 20)

Updates (Page 20)

Stay updated with current Rocky Creek news and announcements.

Biblical Blueprint

God has a plan for your home. In May 2017, I will preach a sermon series at Rocky Creek entitled “Biblical Blueprint.”  It’s all about family discipleship. While this topic started as a doctoral project, it quickly became a ministry centerpiece.  I have had more opportunities to preach on this topic than any other.  The concept hit a chord in a surprisingly loud manner. I had someone tell me that once you start thinking family discipleship, it starts popping out…

Read Titus in One Sitting

I am so grateful for the time we have spent in the Book of Titus. On Sunday, I will preach the 8th sermon in the series from this book.  I do pray that it has helped you grow in knowledge, faith, and godliness.  It has done a work on me! As we prepare for Sunday, I want to encourage you to do something. Read the entire Book of Titus in one sitting. The Importance Why is this important? Read it the…

April 23-29 Mission Partner List

This week we would like for you to pray for these two Mission Partners.   You can scroll to the bottom of the page to see the whole April Missions Prayer Newsletter. Nick Jefson – GenerationLink, Anderson, SC – n.jefson14@gmail.com Prayers: Our college connection small group is continuing to challenge students and we are seeing fruit in the lives of some of our newer, freshmen students. Praise the Lord! We are starting our push for summer, which means our SummerLINK…

April 16-22 Mission Partner List

This week we are highlighting two Mission Partners who are both working in hard areas.  Please pray for God’s favor on their ministries.  You can download the whole April Missions Prayer Newsletter here MPN April 2017 April 16-22 Chuck Mayo – Heritage Baptist Church, Greenville, SC – chuckmayo@icloud.com Prayers: Pray for one of our members who got out of prison and is doing very well with the transition. He was in the Word constantly while in prison and it shows…

Disaster Relief Training

Disaster Relief Training at Taylors First Baptist Church, Saturday, April 22 (With an optional session on Friday evening) This event provides training for those interested in meeting needs after a disaster. Classes are offered in the various ministry areas of disaster relief: assessment of needs, introduction to chaplaincy, children’s response teams, communications, feeding, fire response (ash-out), chainsaw, flood response (mud-out), rebuild, shower/laundry, administration. Additionally, an “Introduction to Disaster Relief” class is required of all new volunteers. The day of training…

April 9-15 Mission Partner List

This week please pray for our Mission Partners in the New England area. Scroll to the bottom of the page to see the whole April Missions Prayer Newsletter. Lierte Soares Junior – New England Triad – liertejunior@bol.com.br Prayers: Pray for my family and I (Lierte, Anna Paula, Liertino, Gabriel) Pray for partners to help us at our renovation projects at Igreja Batista de Framingham in Framingham MA, and also at Precision Valley Baptist Church in Springfield VT Important Dates: Easter Sunday…

What Is Your Next Step at Rocky Creek?

As April’s leadership focus is on guests, we have made some significant progress for this upcoming Sunday. We realized that we need a simple way to collect information from guests each week in worship, but we also need a simple way to move Rocky Creek members through our discipleship processes.  We worked hard to create a simple way to collect information from all people. We all have next steps in following Jesus. With that in mind, we decided to create…

“The Sereer: Desperately Trying To Please God”

On Sunday, April 30, we will show this award winning film in our Sanctuary at 6:00 PM.   FILM SYNOPSIS The people of the Sereer tribe in Senegal, West Africa, live in an ancient culture that was historically steeped in Animism, Voodoo and spirit worship. In the past two centuries modern Islam has taken a stronghold here. Fewer than half of the Senegalese people live in the country’s eight major cities. The rest live in the bush. Life here is…

April 2-8 Mission Prayer List

Each week we will publish two of our Mission Partners and their prayer requests from our Monthly Missions Prayer Newsletter.  Please take a few minutes to pray for these Mission Partners. Holli Baker – RIT Campus Missionary, Rochester, NY – holli@campustarget.org Prayers: Please pray for our students that have not made a personal commitment to Jesus yet, pray that Jesus would soften their hearts. Holli has not felt her fibroid tumor in a month! Thank you for the prayers! We…

New Service Times on April 2

God is at work. At Rocky Creek Baptist Church, we have been using overflow rooms to accomadate the people God is sending our way. On April 2, we are starting an additional service to make room for you! If you don’t have a church home, we would love for you to join us. 9:00 AM – Worship, Bible study (preschool, children, students, adults) 10:30 AM – Worship, Hispanic Worship, Bible study (adults), preschool, children’s worship

“Facing Darkness” Movie

About Facing Darkness As the Ebola pandemic was sweeping across West Africa in the spring of 2014, one organization was willing to step up and fully commit its people and resources to provide comfort, compassion, and care to the hurting people of Africa … all in the Name of Jesus. But when the deadly virus infected its own medical personnel, including Dr. Kent Brantly, the epic crisis truly hit home for Samaritan’s Purse and its leader Franklin Graham. FACING DARKNESS…