Redland Baptist Church will host one of this year’s VBS Regional Clinics held by the BCMD! VBS workers from the surrounding areas will be attending workshops on Lifeway’s VBS Curriculum “Galactic Starveyors” on Saturday, February 25, 9:30am-2pm (lunch included). To learn more about this clinic and for non-Redlander registration, click here. If you are a Redlander, please register with Peggy Peek or our RBC Camp Directors (see contact info below) by February 23.
If you are a Redland adult or youth planning to work with RBC Camp this year or just considering the idea, we HIGHLY recommend attending this training! You may use this workshop in place of one of our standard RBC Camp training sessions, and it will be free to Redland members.
Redland children in Kindergarten – 5th grade Sunday School are invited to join us Saturday, February 25, 9-10:30am, to lead the VBS/RBC Camp songs you have already started learning during Sunday School. Get your free RBC Camp T-shirt early while serving as a local missionary! Parents, please fill out the permission slip that was sent home from Sunday School and in an e-mail.
For more information, contact Peggy Peek at (peggypeek at redlandbaptist dot org) or our RBC Camp Directors at (rbccamp at gmail dot com).
RBC Closures Due to Inclement Weather
The church office and all week day daytime activities will follow Montgomery County Public Schools when it comes to delayed openings, closures and early closures due to inclement weather. For week day evening activities, the Minister or Director of the activity will make a determination and the information will be available by 4pm of the evening in question. For weekend activities, the Minister or Director of the activity will make a determination and the information will be available at least 2 hours before the event begins. All of these changes will also be reflected on the church website (top right rotating picture) and on the office phone message for special announcements.
The Worship Ministry of Redland Baptist Church presents A Night of Carols! on Sunday, December 18 at 4pm featuring Kids for Praise 2 and 3 Children’s Choirs, Celebration Bells, Waves of Grace Youth Choir and Handbells, the Redland Sanctuary Choir and Orchestra. Childcare is available for three years-old and younger during the presentation. A “Tasting Party” Fellowship follows, featuring Christmas treats prepared by the RBC Family.
Come join us in celebrating the music of the season!
Come enjoy the music of the season at A Night of Carols! on Sunday, December 18 at 4pm, followed by a “Tasting Party” Reception. Child care provided for age 3 and younger. More info here.
Then join us for our Christmas Eve Candlelight and Communion Service on December 24 at 6pm. This is a family friendly service celebrating the birth of Jesus!
Sunday, December 25, we will have one worship service at 11am and no nursery care.
Sunday, January 1, we will have Sunday School and one worship service at 11am with nursery care.
The Church Office will be closed December 26 and January 2. Check the calendar for other closures during the holiday weeks.
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!
All ages are invited to a Winter Family Fun Event – Snow Tubing at AvalancheXpress in York, PA on January 16, 2017! The cost is $12 per person. Register Online Here! Registration closes January 11.
On January 16, plan to meet Peggy Peek at 12pm at the Registration Office to pick up your tickets. You may stay for as long as your group or family desires. See below for more information and the required release form. We look forward to a fun day together! … (more)
Parents’ Day Out the Christmas Edition is back! Let us take care of your children while you enjoy a couple free hours. The event will take place December 3, with drop off at 11am and pick up by 3pm. Registration is required; the cost is $5 per child with $10 family maximum. Pizza and snacks provided as well as crafts, games, and a movie.
Register online now through December 2, while there’s still space!
Join together with worshippers from Redland Baptist, St. Francis of Assisi Catholic, St. Luke’s Evangelical Lutheran, and Mill Creek United Methodist Churches to thank God for His many blessings at our Community Thanksgiving Ecumenical Service on Sunday, November 20, 2016, 7:00-8pm, at Redland Baptist Church, 6922 Muncaster Mill Road, Derwood, MD 20855. The speaker will be Rev. Tim Warner of Mill Creek UMC. An offering will be taken benefitting Stepping Stones Family Shelter.
Redland is again a collection center for Operation Christmas Child’s National Collection Week, November 14-21, 2016! OCC makes it possible for millions of children to experience God’s love through shoeboxes filled with gifts. These shoeboxes open doors for presenting the Good News of Jesus Christ.
Collection Center Hours are:
Monday, November 14, 10am – 2pm
Tuesday, November 15, 10am – 2pm
Wednesday, November 16, 10am – 2pm
Thursday, November 17, 10am – 2pm
Friday, November 18, 12pm – 8pm
Saturday, November 19, 8am – 2pm
Sunday, November 20, 1pm – 4pm
Monday, November 21, 12pm – 8pm
Join us Wednesdays starting November 2, 2016 at 10:30am in the Upper Foyer and Media Center for stories, rhymes and songs led by a children’s librarian! This event is open to children ages 0-5 years old, with an adult. Story Time will not meet if MCPS is delayed or canceled due to weather or holiday. Come join us and bring a friend with you!