'Missions' Tagged Posts

'Missions' Tagged Posts

Neighborhoods Now 

Neighborhoods Now is a simple guide to help you meet your neighbors, stay connected with them, and serve them during this unusual time of social distancing. By using  suggested “talking points” and questions, you can engage with those living around you in an effort to meet needs and to share the good news of Jesus. Ideally, Neighborhood Now will also be used as a tool to help you effectively minister to your neighbors on a more personal, face-to-face basis. You…

Let The Nations Be Glad

On Friday March 6th, 7:00 pm We will be hosting our Spring Night Of Worship! Let The Nations Be Glad This will be a great night of Praise and Prayer. We will sing songs that point us to Jesus as well as point us to the nations. We will also have times throughout the night that we will be praying for our mission partners. Here is a list of some of our mission partners for whom you can be praying!…

Vision 2020 Mission Trips

One of the last things Jesus said on earth was to His disciples “Go therefore and make disciples of all nations…”  To help open up opportunities for our Rocky Creek Family to serve as disciple makers of all nations, we have put together these 8 short-term mission trips. Please take time to read over these opportunities and to prayerfully consider how you might be able to follow Christ’s command through one of them.  They are all listed in the Vision 2020…

Janie Chapman Missions Offering

Every year, SC Baptist Churches are encouraged to collect money for a special offering in September to help support SC missions.  It is called the Janie Chapman Missions Offering.  The funds collected are used to help fund mission work in South Carolina, as well as throughout the world – through SC Baptists.  The state goal for this offering is $1,800,000, and those funds are used in a number of different ways. SERVE– Needs Among The Lost SHARE – Hope With…

Summer Mission Opportunities

Summer Serving Opportunities For Our RC Family Here is a list of opportunities for you to get involved this summer in serving and carrying Christ’s name beyond our church walls.  As other dates and opportunities become available, we will share those on the website as well. Calendar Miracle Hill In Motion: June 1 7:30 AM – 9:00 AM The annual Miracle Hill In Motion day with the Kids Ninja Warrior event and the Cycling Challenge will be held on Saturday,…

Why You Should (Or Shouldn’t) Do Short-Term Missions

You see pictures on social media of people serving in different parts of the world. You pray over your friends, family, and church members as they are sent out. You even receive newsletters and updates from missionaries who live and work in the most remote places on earth. Short-terms missions seems like a unique, exciting, and hands-on way to get involved in Kingdom work, but should you really do it? Here are a few reasons why you should (or shouldn’t)…

Steve Saint on John Chau

On January 8, 1956, the world was shocked to learn that 5 young Christian missionaries were speared to death by Indians they were trying to reach with the Gospel.  If you are not familiar with their story, you can read about it in the link at the bottom.   Nate Saint was one of the men killed, and his young son, Steve, grew up and continued his father’s passion for reaching the Auca Indian.  In the link below he talks…

RC Family At Work This Summer

This Summer Our RC Family: Raised money in VBS for Bible Translation… Helped with construction efforts at the Piedmont Women’s Center Grove Road Center… Served in Brazil, with 2 different teams… Loved on a great group of Overcomers… Sent men to Perry Correctional Center to worship and learn to mentor inmates… Led VBS in MetroWest Boston… Shared Christ in Ecuador… Hosted a possible church planter from Mexico… Sponsored a church planter to attend Urban Church Planting training in Philadelphia… Prayed…

May The Peoples Praise You

My mouth will speak the praise of the LORD, and let all flesh bless his holy name forever and ever.Psalm 145:21 The redeemed have experienced the gift of salvation that God has provided through Jesus Christ and from that he has called us to worship Him and to share the good news with others. John Piper once said, “Missions exists because worship doesn’t. Worship is ultimate, not missions, because God is ultimate, not man. When this age is over, and…

October’s Focus: Partnerships

“Go and make disciples of all nations…” (Matt. 28:19) It’s a new month and that means it’s time for a new focus for the leadership at Rocky Creek.  Each month, we are focusing on a specific area to really develop as a church body.  Just to catch you up, here’s what we have been focusing on at Rocky Creek: January: Pastor – I am so thankful you allowed me to be your pastor! February: Website – The staff did a…

Support Piedmont Women’s Center at the 2017 5K

One of our mission partners at Rocky Creek is Piedmont Women’s Center. Piedmont Women’s Center is a trusted provider of reproductive health care serving the upstate of South Carolina and surrounding areas. Our involvement with professional community partners enables Piedmont Women’s Center to provide free laboratory quality pregnancy testing, free pregnancy consultations and free Limited OB ultrasounds at three locations in the Upstate region. Our caring, professional personnel are committed to understanding and meeting your individual health needs. One way you can help…