News & Events for Aug 16-22

Coffee Servers for September:

We still need someone to serve coffee in September. It’s a one month commitment and you could split your month with another couple. Sign up outside the kitchen or talk to Mary Sullivan.

Food Pantry Juice Pickup:

We need someone to make a once-monthly trip over to Sparta to pick up juice for the food pantry, beginning in September. There are some specific vehicle requirements so please contact Sandy Christiansen.


Please join us during the Sunday School hour Aug 23rd in room 113
(off the sanctuary) to pray for the upcoming AWANA year. We will be briefly
outlining what the year will look like, the changes that we hope to make and
the help we will be needing! Talk to Shannon Sharpe with questions.

Giving Opportunity:

Kerri Wood is going to Italy in October to volunteer at a Thrive retreat for missionary women serving around Europe. If you would like to partner with her through financial gifts, RCC has set up a fund (Wood Mission Fund) or you can give directly at And please be in prayer for Kerri as she ministers at this retreat! Thank you!

Men’s Conference:

Sep 11th -12th. Cost: $15. Pastor Byron Yawn, author of “What Every Man Wishes His Father Had Told Him,” is the speaker. For more information or to register, go to

Men’s Intentional Discipleship:

Men’s Intentional Discipleship (MID) is on break until Sep 2nd.

The Innocent Victim:

On Aug 23rd, RCC is showing Josiah Swanson’s movie, “The Innocent Victim,” at 6:00 PM. It is a touching short film about abortion, done by someone local. Please come to show your support. There will be desserts afterwards, so please sign up on the board so we know how many to prepare for!

Ladies Night:

Aug 21st at 7:00 PM Bring a snack to share and join the ladies of RCC for a night of fellowship. Kathy Craymer will be hosting us at her house. We’ll also be discussing the future of the Women’s Ministry at RCC, so bring your ideas! Talk to Gina Sharpe with questions.

Ministry Calendars:

Ministry Leaders, fall is fast approaching! Please be sure to get your ministry’s calendar to Michelle so that she can keep the church calendar updated!

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