RCC Blogs

Dec 09
Waves Posted By Nik Crown, Director of Junior High

God rarely gives step-by-step instructions on how to follow him, so when he does it is important to pay attention. Proverbs 1:7 says “The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge; Fools despise wisdom and instruction.” Do you see that? God is giving

Nov 22
Can I Get a Witness? Posted By Ken Alvis, Pastor of Community Groups & Assimilation

​At approximately 8:00pm on Sunday July 20, 1969, I witnessed via television the first person (Neil Armstrong) to ever walk on the moon.  For weeks afterwards, I shared my witness of that historic event, telling others of what I saw and how it impacted

Nov 21
Where Your Treasure Is Posted By RCC Staff

​Study after study confirms that one of the top reasons couples argue is money.  For Bill and Pam Patton the topic of money reached a head in 2012 when they declared bankruptcy.  The bankruptcy escalated already precarious marital tensions for the Pattons

Nov 17
The Power of God Posted By Matt Vorhees, Senior Pastor

In Romans 1:15, Paul can hardly contain his excitement to come to them and preach the Gospel to the people there. “So I am eager to preach the gospel to you also who are in Rome.” It can be easy to assume he’s talking about evangelism here but

Nov 04
How Big is Your God? Posted By Steve Downs, Executive Pastor

My wife, Terri, and I recently had the privilege of spending a week on the beautiful island of Maui.  I remember one morning I was enjoying a quiet time with the Lord and marveling at the glory of His creation.  I was basking in the beauty of this

Oct 24
Telling Others About God At Work Posted By RCC Staff

​No one that knows Jim Reinke would ever say he is bashful.  Indeed, Jim exudes warmth and loves interacting with people.  But there was one area of his life where he was hesitant and that was talking about God to others, specifically in the workplace.

Oct 17
Prayer is the Evidence Posted By Steve Downs, Executive Pastor

It has been said that prayer is the lifeblood of a believer’s faith.  What you pray for reflects what you truly believe about God. Recently I attended my 40th High School reunion.  Reunions are not my thing and I did not want to attend.  However, my wife

Oct 07
Walk Like an Egyptian? Posted By Todd Farnsworth, Pastor of Men & Students

The year——1986 The band——The Bangels The song——Walk Like an Egyptian   Music producer Liam Sternberg wrote the song after seeing people on a ferry walking awkwardly to keep their balance, which reminded him of figures in Ancient Egyptian reliefs.

Oct 05
24 New Members Posted By RCC Staff

On September 25, twenty-four (24) new members were added to the RiverLakes Community Church family after completion of the Membership class.

Sep 27
The Perfect Angle Posted By Nik Crown, Director of Junior High

It’s not a big secret that I am a bit of a science nerd, so I am very comfortable asking this question to start off the blog,  “Why is a 45 degree angle so cool?”