Ridgecrest Baptist Church

RBC News

Week of 7.20.2014



Awesome August | Monday, August 4, we will be collecting items for the
Alabama  Baptit Children's Home. Here are some of the items that are needed:
Boxed and canned meals, rice and pasta, canned meats, veggies and fruits, packaged breakfast foods, peanut butter and jelly, individually-wrapped snack foods, wide-ruled notebook paper and spiral notebooks. Please bring your donations on the first night of Awesome August. We will have collection boxes in the foyer.

DVD Sets | CD's and DVD's are available for purchase at the Welcome Center for brother Ray's sermon series. The CD's are $5 each and the DVD's are $8. If you would like the DVD set of a complete sermon series in an album, they are $35 and the CD sermon sets are $25.

Dorcas Sewing Ministry | Hey Girls and Boys, If you're interested in doing arts and crafts for missions, come join us on July 31 at 6:30 PM in the Craft Room at the RFC. For more information, please contact Pam Dawsey via email at:
Mugs for Missions Cafe' | Be sure to visit on Sundays and Wednesdays before each service. All donations after expenses will go to a designated missions project. So, have a cup of fresh brewed coffee, enjoy some good fellowship with friends and make a difference in someone's life!

Do You Need Help? | Are you a widow or disabled person in need of help with tasks such as yard work, electrical, or minor home repairs? If so, and you would like assistance from some of our men at Ridgecrest, please contact one of the following - Spud Thomas at 673-3870, Johnny Oppert at 794-6839, Dennis Peavey at 333-0104. 


SUNDAY, 7/20/14 | The 516 Nation will be traveling to Hardridge Creek Landing for an afternoon of fun in the sun and water activities. This is open to all the youth and their families. We will leave at 12:30 PM and will return by 8:30 PM. Make sure to bring your swimsuit, towel and sunscreen and plan on enjoying leisure time with your friends as we enjoy the afternoon grilling by the lake.

Block Parties Are Coming to a Close | The Middle School girls will meet at Margaret Kennedy's house and Middle School boys will be at Caleb Tyree's home. High School Girls will meet at the Byrd's house and High School boys will be at the Outlaw's. Block parties meet from 6:30-8:30 PM on Monday nights. Maps for each location are available in the Youth Sunday School classes and the Welcome Center

Tuesday, July 22 | Guy's Time.  We will meet at Cici's Pizza for lunch at 12:00 Noon and then head to Westgate Park around 1:00 PM for an afternoon of
Ultimate Frisbee games

Thursday, July 24th | Time for the annual Girls day trip to Panama Beach Pier Park. Meet at the RFC by 9:00 AM to board the bus for an all-day "girls outing". Bring your walking shoes, money for meals and anything else you may need to enjoy the day.   Will be returning by 9:00 PM.

Gravity |  for Middle School students grades 6-8. Come join us on Wednesday nights for an exciting time of games, fun and worship and always a great message from God's word. We meet in the RFC from 6:00 to 7:00 PM.

Elevate |  for High School youth grades 9-12. Be a part of the most incredible time of worship and praise music while studying God's word. Elevate meets in the upstairs of the RFC from 7:00-8:00 PM. Bring a friend and don't miss out on what God has for you.


Royal Ambassadors | Looking for Godly men to lead  in mission education, action, and outings.  RA's is a mission focused children's ministry for boys grades 1-5.  Launches on Sunday, August 17 at 6:00 PM and meets during the 6:00 PM worship hour.  Contact RA Director Dave Stock at 446-1936  for details.
Secret Mission travels to Adventure Land |  Wednesday, July 30 from 6:00-7:45 PM.  Fee and parent permission form is required.  For children who have completed grades 1-5.
Centri-kid Camp: July 25th-27th | We will be departing for Tifton, GA at 10:00 AM on July 25th from the Fellowship Hall.
Children's SS Leadership Training | Sunday, Aug 10, from 12:30-2:30 PM in room D-201. A meal and childcare will be provided. Please RSVP for the meal and childcare by calling the CM office by Monday, Aug 4.
Craft Supplies Needed |  Cereal boxes are needed for next Wednesday (7/23/14) night's Secret Mission Kids Craft Night.  Please drop your empty cardboard boxes  at the Children's Ministry Office this Sunday.  At least 30 are needed.  Thank You.