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2018_July Happenings @ Riverside

2018_July Happenings @ Riverside

"Your Best Summer Ever" Sermon Series

  • July 8th: Fishing with Jesus (Mark 1:16-20)
  • July 15th: Sailing with Jesus (Mark 4:35-41)
  • July 22nd: Mission Trip with Jesus (Mark 6:6-12)
  • July 29th: On Vacation with Jesus (Mark 6:30-44)
  • August 5th: Hiking with Jesus (Mark 9:27-38)
  • August 12th: Summer Mission Camp Student Testimonies
  • August 19th: On a Mountain Top with Jesus (Mark 9:1-13)

Children's Ministry Special Summer Activities (S.S.A.)

Children in Action will not be meeting during the summer. Instead, we will be scheduling special SSA events. Please join us for:

  • July 7th: Fathers and Daughters Date Night, 6:30 PM, RBC Fellowship Hall
  • July 13th: Archery Night, 7:00 PM, meet at the Dock (Room 215)
  • July 21st Family Fun and Water Day, 10:00 AM-2:00 PM, RBC Courtyard
  • August 17th: Back to School Bonfire, 6:30 PM, RBC back lot

Family 5th Sunday Worship and Fellowship

Join us on Sunday, July 29th, as we come together and worship as a family. Connect Groups will meet at 9:30 AM. At 11 AM we will combine our worship services (English & Spanish/Portuguese) and worship as a family unit. No childcare or Children's Worship at 11:00 AM. Following the service join us for our Potluck Lunch; bring a dish to share as we fellowship together in the Fellowship Hall.

Worship and Connect Group Information:

Join us for worship:

  • Riverside ONE Worship Service, 11:00 AM, Worship Center
  • Spanish/Portuguese Worship Service, 10:30 AM, Warehouse

Connect Groups for all ages at 9:30 AM; Children's Ministry Connect Groups (Babies-5th Grade) meet at 9:30 AM; Connect Groups (Babies-Kindergarten) and Children's Worship (1st-5th Graders) meet at 11:00 AM.

Spanish/Portuguese Connect Groups @ 9:00 AM @ the Warehouse.

Lord's Supper: Sunday, July 8th. The Lord's Supper is celebrated on the first Sunday of every month. All who believe in Jesus are invited to join us at His table.

Baptisms: Sunday, July 29th.  If interested in being baptized July 29th you will need to meet with Pastor Otto following one of our worship services on Sunday, July 8th. (The 3rd Sunday is when we generally celebrate Baptisms.)

Weekly Events @ Riverside

Adult Exercise and Fellowship Class

meets Monday, Wednesday & Friday @ 10:00 AM in Room 215.

Men of Impact Men's Ministry

meets Mondays @ 7:00 PM at the Warehouse (our free standing building). It is a time of prayer, Bible Study, fellowship, support, and encouragement. This ministry is for men 18 and older and meets on a weekly basis.

Heart and Hands Ministry

meets every Tuesday @ 10:00 AM in Room 204.

Detention Center Ministry

meets every Tuesday @ 7:00 PM at the Detention Center

Music Ministry Rehearsal

meets every Wednesday from 7:30-9:00 PM in the Music Suite.

Church Prayer Meeting

meets every Wednesday @ 6:45 PM in the Fellowship Hall.

Riverside Young Adults

(High school graduates and those just beginning their career up to age 29) meets every Thursday @ 7:00 PM in the Warehouse (10250 SW 107 AVE). We will not meet on Thursday, July 5th due to the holiday.

Women’s Outreach Bible Study

meets every Friday @ 10:00 AM off campus  

Riverside Students

(6th-12th Graders) meets every Friday @ 7:00 PM in the Warehouse (10250 SW 107 AVE).

Spanish/Portuguese Prayer Meeting

meets every Saturday @ 7:00 AM at the Warehouse.

Monthly Events @ Riverside

Potluck Dinner, Wednesday, July 11th, 6:00-6:45 PM, Fellowship Hall. (The first Wednesday of each month we start our prayer time with a potluck dinner. Grab some food to share and join us as we fellowship before our prayer time.) Due to the holiday, this month, we have moved the potluck dinner to the second Wednesday.

International Seafarers Ministry Outreach, Saturday, July 14th, 9:00 AM @ the Port of Miami (We hold this outreach event the second Saturday of every month.)

Rebound Outreach Ministry meets the second and fourth Monday of each month @ 7:00 PM in Room 201.

Important Dates to Remember!

  • July 4th: Independence Day, church and CDC closed.
  • July 10th: Personnel Committee Meeting, 7:00 PM, Volunteer Room
  • July 11th: Missions Committee Meeting, 6:00 PM, Volunteer Room
  • July 13th: Children's Ministry Archery Night, 7:00 PM, Room 215
  • July 14th: International Seafarers Ministry Outreach, 9:00-11:00 AM, Port of Miami
  • July 16th: Deacons' Meeting, 7:30 PM, Fellowship Hall
  • July 17th: Board of Trustees and Stewardship Committee Meeting, 7:00 PM, Volunteer Room
  • July 18th: Building and Grounds Committee Meeting, 7:30 PM, Volunteer Room
  • July 21st: Children's Ministry Family Fun and Water Day, 10:00 AM-2:00 PM, Courtyard
  • July 22nd: Discover Riverside Class, 12:30 PM, Volunteer Room
  • July 22nd: Stephen Ministry Supervision Meeting, 12:30 PM, Room 207
  • July 25th: Church Business Meeting, 7:30 PM, Fellowship Hall
  • July 30th-August 3rd: Riverside Students Summer Mission Camp