News & Events for February 22-28

Care Packages:

This week, boxes will be sent out to all stateside missionaries, servicepeople, and college students. We need your help providing cookies and candy. There is a signup sheet on the bulletin board. Talk to Elizabeth Boardwell if you have questions or want more information. Please bring your goodies to the church by next Sunday, Mar 1st.

Quarterly Potluck Fellowship Coordinator needed!

Please contact the office for more information or to volunteer.

Prayer opportunities:

Remember to pray for the Costa Rica Missions Trip team (Mar 11-19). And don’t forget the 40 days of prayer for life (see insert).

Men’s Bible Study:

Meets Wednesdays at 6 PM. The study covers the book of Romans.

Ladies Bible Study:

Tuesdays at 6:30 PM. Spiritual Arts: Mastering the Disciplines for a Rich Spiritual Life (by Jill Briscoe). Contact Dorothy Conrad for more information.

Baby Shower:

Ladies, you are invited to a baby shower for Kristina (Craymer) Griffis.
Please join us in the Fellowship Hall this Friday, Feb 27th, at 6 PM.

Membership Classes:

Membership classes are scheduled for March 8th, 22nd, and 29th. If you have
been attending for at least 12 weeks and are interested in membership or in
learning more about RCC, please sign up on the bulletin board. Membership is not mandatory after taking the classes but all classes are required for membership.

LIFE Groups:

Are you interested in joining a LIFE group? Contact Pastor Bryan for more

Free books:

Free books are available on the table in the Fellowship Hall.

Hymn of the Month:

The Hymn of the Month is “Before the Throne of God Above”. Check out the blog at for devotionals on this beloved hymn.

Contact details:

Did you move or disconnect your land line? Please remember to notify
the church office when your contact information changes.

Open Funds:

The following funds are open for your giving! If you choose to give, mark your gifts accordingly:
•Air Conditioning Fund          •Benevolence Fund
•Costa Rica Mission Trip       •Food Pantry Fund
•Kitchen Remodel Fund

Ministry Reports:

Ministry Leaders! Requests have gone out for information for the annual
report. The forms you received are only a suggestion. Please write up your reports and get them to the office by March 22nd. If possible, an emailed document is preferred. Thanks!

Closing information:

We put closings on the website, our Facebook page, on WZZM13, FOX17,
and WOOD TV8. If you have text messaging, you can go to and register for text alerts to be notified whenever we post a closing.