News & Events for Nov 13-19

Children’s Christmas Program Help:

We need people for set building, costumes coordination and a small role for an adult male. We also need a few parents to help with rehearsals. Just show up with your kids if you can help!

Community Thanksgiving Dinner:

On Thanksgiving Day, we will serve our annual turkey dinner from 12:30-2:30 PM. Watch the kitchen bulletin board for sign up sheets to provide food, and/or help and to sign up for the dinner.

Awana Helpers Needed:

We need volunteers to help with Awana! Talk to Gina Sharpe.

Drivers Needed:

We need drivers for the Lock-In (Dec 9-10). Talk to Joe Schmidt.

Photo Directory:

It’s time to start thinking about a new photo directory! If you wish to submit a new picture, please email it to the office. Be sure it isn’t a professional photo (unless you have written permission for us to use it.) We’ll schedule a “picture day” soon. And please be sure that we have your current address and phone information. If you have any questions, please talk to Michelle or call the office.

Thank you!

Thanks to all who helped with the Forever Young Luncheon. Whether by helping with the cooking, serving, and/or cleanup, you were a blessing! Special thanks to those who attend the luncheon! You bless us by
allowing us to serve you! .


Jr & Sr High students are invited to attend. Dec 9th-10th (9:30 PM-6 AM) at the 3 Mile Project in Grand Rapids. Cost is $5 per student. Sign up materials, including consent and medical form, will be availabe in the youth room.
Wednesday, Nov 23rd: Reminder that there will be no youth or children’s activities on the night before Thanksgiving.

Faith Promise:

Still need to fulfill your 2015-16 Faith Promise? Just mark your giving 2016 Faith Promise and it will be credited to the correct year.

We have set up a “Prayer Line”

Prayer Line cards are available to distribute to friends & neighbors as an outreach ministry of RCC. Talk to Dave Craymer for more info.

Open Funds:

The following funds are open for your giving! If you choose to give, mark your gifts accordingly:
•Air Conditioning Fund
•Benevolence Fund
•Food Pantry Fund
•Kitchen Remodel Fund
•Orphan Care (Adoption) Fund
•Pollack Adoption