SPRING CLEANING? CONSIDER GETTING A TAX CREDIT TOO!
If your family has any gently used toys that are ready to part ways with, would you consider donating them to the RGC Children’s Ministry Department? We’d like to diversify and update our toy selection. If you’d like information on how to receive a tax credit for your donation, please see Pastor Cristin or one of the Children’s Dept Directors before you make your donation. Thank you for your consideration!
RiverGate School of the Supernatural RGSS seeks to raise up authentic disciples of Jesus who aren't afraid to do "the stuff" that disciples do: heal the sick, cast out demons, raise the dead, and so much more! Our School will enable you to lead a healed-up and hope-filled life. Spring classes start in February. To find out more, please check out our class offerings at the kiosk or on the church's website.
Next Steps (Membership) Class – Available this Week!
Our 10-minute membership class is available to anyone who wishes to join the church on Sundays at 12:20pm (following the 10:30am service) in the Prophetic Room and 7:45pm Sunday evenings (following the 6pm Encounter Service) in the Family Room. It is also available on Wednesday evenings at 7:45pm in the café. No preregistration is needed. We’re excited to be able to consider you as our family and welcome you into membership!
Do you Shop on Amazon? Please Help us Smile Bigger!
Please consider selecting RiverGate Church to be benefitted through Amazon Smile when you make your purchases. RGC will receive a proceeds from each purchase that will benefit the ministry. For questions, please contact Troy Erb. Please
note, you must log in to Amazon Smile (smile.amazon.com) each time you are making an Amazon purchase in order for your contribution to RGC to be accounted for.
RGC Children’s Dept: 5th Sunday Theme Night – PJs & Dream Interpretation (Sun, April 29th, 2018)
Please wear your pajamas for a night of learning about Dream Interpretation. We will look at Joseph, his dreams and what happened next. The evening will end with a bedtime snack of milk and cookies.
Water Baptism – Sunday, April 29th, 2018
This class is intended to give the Bible’s clear and definite teaching on the significance and symbolism of water baptism, including why people are baptized when they become believers, what the purpose of water baptism is, who should be baptized in water, and how believers should be baptized. Those who complete the class will be invited to participate in the water baptism that day during the main service. Participants should bring a towel and change of clothes. (Students under the age of 12 should receive preapproval from Pastor Cristin.) There are no prerequisites for participation. The class will be Sunday, April 29th, 2018 at 9am and the baptism will take place during the 10:30am service. (RSVP deadline is April 25th)
RGC Children’s Dept: Kids Singing for Mother’s Day (Sun, May 13th, 2018)
On Sunday May 13th, during the 10:30am service, students will be singing for all the fathers. We love you all and cannot wait to show you.
HONORING THE 2018 SENIOR CLASS – SUNDAY, MAY 20th
All RGC Youth graduating seniors of the high school class of 2018 and their families are invited to be honored, prayed over and commissioned by Senior Pastors, Joel & Linda Budd, and Associate Pastor, Cristin Hamman on Sunday, May 20th at the close of praise and worship in the main sanctuary. Please contact Susan Wall at 918-492-5511x39 OR email@example.com to confirm the correct spelling of your students’ name (including how you would prefer to have it appear on their certificate) and your attendance at this short and special ceremony. We need to hear from you no later than Wednesday, May 9th, 2018.
RGC Children’s Dept: 5th Wednesday Theme Night – Don’t be a Robot! (Wed, May 30th, 2018)
Join us for our 5th Wednesday Theme/Celebration Night as we encourage students to be who God made YOU to be! We will participate in all kinds of Robot-themed activities, including Robot Dancing, Robot making and talking about being who God made us to be! Students are welcome to have fun, dressing up like robots or bring their favorite robot toy for show and tell. As always, friends are always welcomed and encouraged! If you have questions about this event, please contact either Makayla Wall at firstname.lastname@example.org or Megan Seward at email@example.com.
RGC IS GOING TO CAMP THIS SUMMER!
It’s almost time again for swimming, hiking, nature, and more of Jesus! We are teaming up again with Shepherd's Fold Ranch to give all our students an amazing experience this summer. RGC week for all age groups will be June 17th – 23rd. There will be day camp and overnights available, as well as scholarships available. Everything you need is online at shepherdsfoldranch.com.
RGC YOUTH TO ATTEND FASCINATE CONFERENCE AT IHOP THIS SUMMER!
RGC Youth (grades 6-12) will be participate in the International House of Prayer ( Kansas City) Fascinate Youth Conference this summer - July 26th – 29th, 2018. This conference will feature speakers and worship leaders such as Mike Bickle, Allen Hood, Misty Edwards and others. Cost is $288/student and includes transportation, hotel, conference, and more. An early deposit of $35 by April 30th will hold your spot (only 21 student spaces available!) and enable you to start fundraising with us immediately (fundraisers already scheduled!). Full information/registration packets are available on the RGC Youth Kiosk. For more info or to make your deposit, please contact Pastor Cristin Hamman or Susan Wall at firstname.lastname@example.org or 918/492-5511x39.