RCC Blogs

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?”

Sep 13

“When you go on a short-term mission trip, you get the privilege of participating in God’s plan to take the Gospel to the nations.  But, just as significant, each person that steps out in faith to participate in one of these trips is stretched and grown

Sep 09
Everybody Has “Stuff” Posted By Ken Alvis, Pastor of Community Groups & Assimilation

My wife and I have two miniature poodles.  These brothers came from the same litter and are now 9 ½ years old and have been with us since they were eight weeks old.  They are such a part of our family.  With characteristics such as loyalty, obedience, a f

Sep 07
Insufficient Posted By Matt Vorhees, Senior Pastor

​“Who is sufficient for these things?” Paul asks in 2 Corinthians 2:16.  How many of us have felt like that from time to time? That we are not sufficient for the task, whether it be our marriage, or parenting our kids, or growing in our relationship with

Aug 30
Imparting Christ to Muslims Posted By RCC Staff

​“We feel like we are just getting started in the ministry again,” were the sentiments shared by Dan and Devri Wickwire at the recent talk they shared with the RiverLakes body entitled “How to Relate to Muslims.”

Aug 17
Joy in Community Posted By Maria Serapiglia, Director of Children's Ministries

My family recently moved, and by recently, I mean this last Saturday, August 13th.  My husband and I thought it would be a good idea to be moved before our son, Cameron, went back to school.  We certainly didn’t expect this move to be two days before he