Prime Time Senior Adults ministry News

OC Mission Trip information meeting

Dear Families,

We are VERY excited about the upcoming Ocean City Mission Trip, Aug. 3-10, 2019!

This trip will be open to the church but focused on families.  We invite you to join us for an information meeting to learn about the trip details, activities, cost, and deadlines.  There will also be a need to determine some of our ministry activities, which is dependent upon who shows.  So come and make your voice heard at this meeting!

What:  Ocean City Mission Trip information meeting
When:  Sunday, Feb. 24, after conclusion of 11:00 am worship (about 12:20)
Where: Held in the ROC Foyer at Redland Baptist Church
Who: Anyone interested in the trip – family units are encouraged to attend
Meal:  Pizza and drinks will be provided

No RSVP needed

Football Sunday, February 3

RBC is hosting a Football Sunday community outreach event in the ROC on Sunday, February 3 at 6pm!

Invite a friend or neighbor and come watch the big game — shown on multiple screens — with a special halftime video testimony. There will be a hot dog bar with 25+ toppings provided. Bring your favorite football dish and a 2 liter of soda to share, and a tailgate chair/blanket. This is a kid-friendly event with space for the kids to play and a moon bounce. Come out to enjoy the football game and other activities, games, door prizes and more!

Invite cards for your friends and neighbors are available with Football Sunday info and to invite them back to a Family Ministry equipping event — helping you connect with your neighbors!

Contact Matt Horton or Lisa Jenkins for more info.

Service Opportunity for Prime Time Senior Ministry

Prime Timers, your help is needed in the Upwards program!  Jennifer Owens, who leads the concessions team, has asked for assistance from seniors who can volunteer to serve in this area.  You need not make a lengthy commitment.  Any time that you can provide help is deeply appreciated.

Immediate needs:

  • One volunteer is  needed on January 12 from 11:00am to 1:00pm.
  • One volunteer is needed on January 19 from 8:00am to 11:00am.
  • Two volunteers are needed on January 19 from 11:00am to 1:00pm.

Even if you’re not available to serve at those times, perhaps you could help us do a little recruiting and get the word out about this ministry. Even if someone can work only one shift on one day, that’s a huge help; it’s not necessary to make a season-long commitment.

If you are available and willing to help in this way, feel free to contact Jennifer Owens at (Karilon64 at verizon dot net), Marilyn Jordan at (mjjord at verizon dot net), or the church office.

Happy New Year Prime Timers!

Happy New Year!!  The Winter Wonderland Christmas Party was a huge success.  Thank you so much for participating in the event. The super turnout encourages us to plan more activities for you.  The ROC was beautifully decorated to enhance the winter wonderland theme, so a big thank you to committee members who did the decorating and also for preparing the food.  Prime Timers were tasked with rounding out the menu by bringing their favorite dessert and did they deliver!  The desserts covered two tables and boy, were they good!  If you see Cheryl Burba, please thank her for all she did to help us pull everything together for this event.

Foster Child Gift Card Drive

Support youth in foster care by purchasing a $25 gift card from Target or Best Buy and bringing it back to the church by December 9You may also write a check instead, and a gift card will be purchased on your behalf.  Contact Linda R. for more details.

Our goal is to collect gift cards for all 36 children currently in care through Building Families for Children, the foster care agency we support.

Prime Time Christmas Party

Hey Prime Timers!!
You’ve asked for it and now you’ve got it! A Winter Wonderland Christmas Party for the Prime Time Ministry is scheduled for Friday, December 7, from 7:00 to 9:30pm in the ROC. Preparations are underway for this to be a fantastic evening of food, fun, and fellowship. Scheduled activities include a carol sing, a table game, and a fun gift exchange. … (more)

OC Mission Trip – Family Style: Aug 3-10, 2019

More details are coming, but here’s what you can expect:

  • Family-style mission trip:  Youth, children, parents, and other adults are encouraged to join in! (Minimum age TBA)
  • Construction projects
  • Kids Bible projects
  • Sports ministry
  • Outreach to internationals
  • Time for family outings
  • Great relational depth
  • Cost is TBA, likely $200-$250 per person

Consider making this your family vacation.

Schedule your vacation and set aside August 3-10 NOW!

Great Date Night – Don’t forget to sign up!

Just a few more days to register!

We already have a great crowd coming – about 60 – but there’s still room for more.  Sign up for a night of desserts, laughs, and enriching discussion.

Click here or sign up in the church foyer this Sunday.  (Last online date to register is Monday, Nov. 12.)

Already signed up? Great!  Invite another couple to join you!

For couples who need childcare, you may sign up for this in the church foyer.

Operation Christmas Child’s National Collection Week

Redland is again a collection center for Operation Christmas Child’s National Collection Week, November 12-19, 2018! 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 12, 10:00am – 2:00pm
Tuesday, November 13, 10:00am – 2:00pm
Wednesday, November 14, 10:00am – 2:00pm
Thursday, November 15, 10:00am – 2:00pm
Friday, November 16, 12:00pm – 6:00pm
Saturday, November 17, 9:00am – 2:00pm
Sunday, November 18, 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Monday, November 19, 12:00pm – 8:00pm

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Amani ya Juu Fair Trade Craft Sale

Amani ya Juu (“higher peace” in Swahili) is a non-profit sewing and training program for marginalized women in Africa. Women at Amani are learning to work together through faith in God who provides a peace that transcends all cultural and ethnic differences.

Amani white logoIt is our privilege to partner with our African sisters to host our 7th annual sale of Amani ya Juu products in the ROC Foyer on Saturday, November 10, 9am-5pm and Sunday, November 11, 1-4pm.  Handcrafted items include: bags, jewelry, kitchen and home décor, Christmas items and more in a wide range of prices.  Start your Christmas shopping early and support the wonderful women of Amani!

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