'Storehouse' Tagged Posts

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RC Students- Studying Your Bible

There are many reasons why studying the Bible is important. Not only do we get to know Who God is, but we also find our purpose. In addition to finding purpose, we find our delight in Him and His Word. Psalm 1 says, “Blessed is the man who walks not in the counsel of the wicked, nor stands in the way of sinners, nor sits in the seat of scoffers; but his delight is in the law of the Lord,…

RC Students- Studying the Bible

As students learned last week, it is very important to come prepared to study God’s Word. In our daily lives, people prepare for lots of different things, for example, a test, an event, an activity, a project, etc. One question that we must ask is, “Do we put the same kind of attention or tenacity into studying God’s Word for ourselves?” We are to prepare our hearts for our time with Him. Based on John 16:13-15, we are to trust…

RC Students- Salvation

What Does It Mean To Be “Saved?” As Christians, it is important that we understand our need for salvation so that we are able to communicate to others their need to be saved. Some might question, “Saved from what?” The direct and simple answer is “saved from our sin, ourselves, and our rebellion against God.” Even in our southern culture we wrongly assume everybody knows about Jesus. We may find ourselves answering the question,  “What does it mean to be…

RC Students- Waiting A While: Patience

Many of us know someone who has the qualities of being a “patient person.” Meaning, that in their actions, behavior, and lifestyle, they clearly model patience as a part of understanding life. Patience is one of those things that, if we are truly honest, most of us struggle mightily with. We all tend to want what we want, and we want it immediately. These characteristics blend over into our work, life, school, actions, behaviors, and so on. For believers, the…

RC Students – Patience: Making A Mess

Has there ever been moments in your life when you have grown impatient with God? Maybe you are experiencing that right now, due to Covid19? Or, maybe there was a time in your life when you were seeking God for answers, of course patiently waiting, and you felt that God was not listening? Because of that, you chose to move ahead of God instead of wait for His timing. The truth is, God listens and He answers, not necessarily in…

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…

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…

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,…

RC Students- Project Host Soup Kitchen

Project Host Soup Kitchen Rocky Creek students will be able to help serve the homeless this week during our Wednesday gathering. For example, students and leaders will be making sandwiches for the Project Host Soup Kitchen. Prepared sandwiches will then be given to our Project Host representative, Christy Warren, who happens to be an employee of Project Host. Project Host’s Mission Project Host’s sole purpose is to help those in need. In fact, their motto is, “Using Food As A…

RC Students: The Call to Repentance and the Prodigal Son

A Call To Repentance From The Prodigal Son During the week of June 24, 2020, Rocky Creek students will be learning from some great speakers through our South Carolina Baptist Convention. In spite of Covid19, our South Carolina Baptist Convention, namely SummerSalt, put together some video messages and worship songs for the youth groups that were originally coming to camp this summer. These resources will challenge us and encourage us during our time together this week. Taylor Burgess, pastor of…

RC Students-Wiki God: The Pollster God

Our culture is full of many different kinds of polls. In order to best get data, a pollster will gather and organize people’s opinions. “Due to their research, they can take a cross-section of society, ask pertinent questions, and provide the rest of the culture with information regarding the leaning of the majority of people polled. In light of this information, many people will acknowledge the trends, adjust their thinking, and align their methods with popular opinion.” (Agnew)  When this…

RC Students – Wiki God: The Undergraduate God

Many of our high school graduates will begin their college or professional careers upon graduation. They will learn new concepts and skills as they attain knowledge and skills to advance them in their work. In fact, students and professionals will learn quickly that “many lines of work expect ongoing education and occasional recertification.” (Agnew)  To their surprise, ongoing learning will be essential for any worker to keep up with technology and any educational revisions within our society. Travis Agnew says,…