Communicating Love Thanks You!

Communicating Love hosted its annual end of summer picnic on Sunday afternoon Oct 6. As He always does, God picked the perfect day and blessed us with the perfect weather. This event gives us a fun afternoon every year to connect with an often forgotten group of people. We get to love on them and their caregivers, offer encouraging hugs and words, and make new connections. Our Sunday night class makes invitations which are sent all over town. This year we estimated 225-250 visitors! We served hot dogs, chicken fingers, and delicious sides. I would like to thank everyone who made desserts and volunteered. We played games and laughed a lot. 
We are blessed and thankful for what God does every year!

Prayer Focus - Serving Others First

Becoming more like Jesus means we’re learning to serve and put others first.

Pray for:

  • For everyone to discover there joy of living a Christ-centered life through service in the fellowship.

  • That people would become greater disciples of Christ as they serve brothers and sisters in Christ as well as the lost.

  • God would send laborers into the harvest as we support, encourage, and collaborate with other churches and ministry efforts throughout the city.

Here’s a neat way to remember our prayer focus!

If you are on your phone, simply long-press an image and save it to your photos. If you’d like to save it to your computer, right-click an image and download.

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Believing People Matter- "Rainbow Unicorn"

Believing People Matter- "Rainbow Unicorn"

“Believing People Matter” is one of our core values and also serves as our monthly prayer emphasis as we continue pursuing what’s next by launching a new campus downtown. We believe people matter because we hold to the essential truth that every single, individual life has inherent value. When God created man and woman, he declared his creation to be “very good.” In Ephesians, we are referred to as “God’s masterpiece,” the pinnacle of his creative work.

Landscaping Day - October 19

Join us for a landscaping day on Saturday, October 19, beginning at 8:30 a.m. at the downtown campus. Many hands are needed! Please fill out the sign up sheet located at the Rivertree Downtown table to let us know you’re coming and if you can bring any tools.

Preparations for the new Missionary House

This Thursday, July 25 at 9 a.m., we will be making preparations for our new missionary house on the Rivertree Downtown Campus and are need of volunteers to move in furniture. If you are available to join in or have any questions, please email Justin Kirkwood at Justin@myrivertree.org. See you there!

It's Really Happening!

It’s really happening! Renovation progress is being made downtown and we are excited about the kingdom work God is doing. ALL are invited to attend our Rivertree Downtown interest meeting this Sunday, July 21, at 6:30 p.m. in the Worship Center. Join us to learn how you can be a part of this work both now and in 2020! We look forward to seeing you there!

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Lincoln Academy School Supply Drive

School is starting soon and Lincoln Academy needs school supplies for their 92 students and 9 teachers. Please visit the mission table on Sunday to pick up a student or teacher supply list. All donations can be dropped off at both Rivertree mission tables by July 28. Lincoln Village is one of our mission partners and you can learn more about their mission and Lincoln Academy by clicking HERE.

Welcome Sunday

At Rivertree, we consider it a special blessing each time someone new walks through our doors. On Sunday, June 16, we have the privilege of welcoming our family from Southside to Rivertree. This is a day that many have prayed to come to fruition and one we know is a special work of God. We hope you’ll join us to celebrate the beginning of a new season of ministry as one church body.

We’re inviting the Southside family to attend our main campus on June 16, and asking that those without young children who currently gather at Rivertree Main to consider attending Rivertree South for the next several months. This will help us host those who are new at the main campus. Thank you for your support and flexibility as there are many special days ahead of us.

Moving Days at Rivertree Downtown

Coming up this next week, we are having moving days at Rivertree Downtown and are in need of volunteers to join in. If you have margin, please check out the link below to sign-up for a day to help.

Click here to sign-up

Worship Team Auditions

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The Rivertree worship team will be holding placement auditions for instrumentalists and tech-team positions on Sunday, June 23 at 2 PM.  If you have knowledge of media and sound, vocals, play guitar (acoustic and/or electric), bass, keys or drums, and have a heart for leading worship with a team of musicians, we'd love to talk with you.

To submit an application or for more information, email Steven Barnett at steven@myrivertree.org. Click the button below to download an application.