RCC Blogs

Sep 01
ISP Honduras Posted By RCC Staff

Gabe Aguilera had never really thought of himself as a short-term-missions kind of guy, but when the chance to go to Honduras with International School Project presented itself in February, he felt a distinct nudge…

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Aug 27
A Prayer in Life’s Darkest Moments Posted By Brent Van Elswyk, Associate Pastor of Families & Counseling / Teaching Pastor

How do we pray in the midst of troubled times? We pray like King David!

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Aug 06
It’s All About God’s Glory Posted By Steve Downs, Executive Pastor

​During my quiet time a few weeks back, I was doing a study on the power of Jesus.  One part of my study concerned the miracles He performed in the book of John.  Interestingly, there are…

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Aug 03
‘Put’ by Jesus Posted By Terri Downs, Director of Women's Ministries

We often have the notion that if everything is going well and our lives are sailing along smoothly, then we are walking in the will of God.  So when trouble, difficulty, or conflict comes, we feel we…

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Jul 29
VBS 2015 Recap Posted By RCC Staff

​When Janell Martin volunteered to lead music for RiverLakes Community Church’s Vacation Bible School this summer, she had no idea what she was in for - but raised her hand anyway.

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Jul 27
A Poem of Prayer Posted By Angelo Frazier, Associate Pastor of Outreach & Missions

Within the providence of God lies the privilege for man.  That access to the eternal from out-stretched hands.  Prayer being still quite a mystery, yet simple and profound,  not hindered by time, schedules or sounds.

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Jul 16
Vacation Bible School 2015 Posted By RCC Staff

​Children’s Ministry Director Maria Serapiglia may be up to her hairline in kid-related activities at RiverLakes Vacation Bible School this week, but when four-year-old Chloe wanted to whisper important news in her ear, she stopped, leaned down and…

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Jul 14
Our Ambivalence about Marriage Posted By Brent Van Elswyk, Associate Pastor of Families & Counseling / Teaching Pastor

Our world is in a state of confusion over marriage. We are extremely ambivalent about this thing called marriage and we are havi

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Jul 09
The Source of Unity Posted By Ken Alvis, Associate Pastor of Community Groups & Assimilation

​Do you know of anyone who craves for a lack of unity in their life?  I don’t, but it seems there are more examples of people living in disunity than unity.  Well, what can we learn from God’s Word about unity?

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Jun 30
Nicaragua Short-Term Mission Trip Posted By RCC Staff

​The High School Short-Term Mission team recently returned home from a life changing two-week trip in Nicaragua and brought the light of Jesus to a very dark and depressed place.

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