RCC Blogs

Sep 30
Light of the World Posted By Tim Hardy, Pastor of Shepherding and Leadership Development

Have you ever been in a situation where there were lights on around you that you were not aware of until it was dark? This happened to me when I was recovering from surgery and had to sleep in my recliner. When the house lights were turned off, I was surp

Sep 14
The Setting of the Jewel of Romans Posted By Matt Vorhees, Senior Pastor

​In 33 AD, a frightened bunch of disciples huddled in a large upper room, trying to avoid the religious authorities following the death, resurrection, and ascension of their Beloved Rabbi. When suddenly, the sound of a mighty, rushing wind filled the room

Aug 11
Spending Time With God Posted By Steve Downs, Executive Pastor

When covid broke out in 2020, our world was turned completely upside down.  Everything in our daily lives (normal rhythms, routines, habits, etc.) all came to a halt when our country was shut down.  One thing that was a huge personal loss for me was the e

Jul 15
You Never Know How God Will Use You Posted By Ken Alvis, Pastor of Community Groups & Senior Adults

There is a financial term called Return on Investment (ROI) which simply evaluates how well a financial investment has performed. My contention is that we all have what I call a spiritual ROI. This is where we, as believers in Christ, invest in people and

Jul 08

We honored fathers at RCC on June 19 by offering them an array of BBQ meat and fellowship on the patio after each of our morning services.  The smell of BBQ permeated the campus for the entire morning.  Senior Pastor Matt V

Jun 06

One of our core values at RCC is “Dependent Prayer.”  We believe that prayer is essential to being and making disciples and we desire to be a church that depends on the Holy Spirit through prayer.  Because of our commitment to this core value, RCC joined

May 19
Peace of God vs. Peace of Man Posted By Tim Hardy, Pastor of Shepherding and Leadership Development

Although sin was apparent in the world of my youth, it has now become blatantly broadcasted in the world today. More and more I find myself wanting and asking for the peace of God. However, even though I ask for the peace of God, He is showing me that my

May 05
The Supremacy of Christ Posted By Steve Downs, Executive Pastor

I don’t know about you, but when I read the headlines, watch the news on TV, or listen to podcasts, it often seems like the world is chaotic and out of control.  When I watch the increase in lawlessness, the disrespect for life and common decency, the evi

Apr 12
Real Talk From Jesus Posted By Ken Alvis, Pastor of Community Groups & Senior Adults

I don’t know about you, but I would have a hard time if someone came up to me and said, “You make me sick to my stomach” or this gem: “I’ve watched you for a while and what I see from you makes me want to puke.” Pretty harsh, isn’t it? Yet, this is what J

Feb 25
Blessed are the Peacemakers Posted By Melissa Brogdon, Director of Women

Allow me to paint you a picture. It’s Thanksgiving dinner and you have been running around all day cooking, cleaning, and creating the perfect environment for your soon-arriving guests. You have cousins flying in at 2:00pm, your son and his new live-in gi