RCC Blogs

Jan 20
Snowballing Posted By Maria Serapiglia, Director of Children's Ministries

​Paul writes to the saints at Colossae thanking the Lord for how they heard the gospel and accepted salvation through grace.  However, the MacArthur Study Bible also says Paul hears of a dangerous heresy that was leading the saints to doubt that Jesus was

Jan 12
A Work in Progress Posted By RCC Staff

For Brandon Sanchez it was the “aha” moment when the reality of God hit home.  After years spent working on self-esteem, God’s Word penetrated Brandon’s heart and gave him clarity and direction.  “Ephesians 2:10 has been the verse I’ve connected to the mo

Dec 15
Sunshine After the Rain Posted By RCC Staff

It started 25 years ago as a virus in Chuck Kimber’s left eye and it never went away.  For many years the virus was manageable and caused only minor problems with Chuck’s vision.  However, three years ago, the degeneration increased dramatically in the

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

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