Due to inclement weather, all daytime and evening activities at Redland Baptist Church have been cancelled.
Adult Ministry News
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.
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 9:30 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. Please purchase a gift (cash value of $10.00) to exchange with other participants. Just know that the gift you select may not be yours to keep.
That’s the fun part!
Look for a sign up table in the foyer on Sunday, November 18 and November 25. We are looking forward to your attendance at this event. We are also looking for help in food preparation, decorating the ROC, and clean up afterwards. Can we count on you? Let Marilyn Jordan or Linda Rowe know if you are willing to help with this event (contact info available at church).
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!
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.
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
The 2018-2019 season of Upward Basketball and Cheer begins soon! We need as many volunteers (adult and youth) as possible to Connect with our community and who are willing to share of themselves and share the love of God through service. Youth volunteers may receive SSL hours.
For more information or to volunteer, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
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.
It 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!
All adults are welcome to join us for an evening of laughter, music, and desserts for a night that will surely be memorable. Couples of all ages will enjoy reminiscing about their own joys and struggles of married life.
The event will be held Friday, November 16 at 7pm in the ROC Foyer at Redland Baptist Church.
Visit our registration page to sign up.
Prime Time “End of Summer Bash” Recap
Hey Prime Time Seniors!
Thank you so much for attending the “End of Summer Bash” on September 29. We had a ball! The food was good and we enjoyed the opportunity to fellowship with each other.
We owe a debt of gratitude to Linda Rowe, who took the lead in organizing this event. As usual, she did a super job. Thanks, Linda.
We look forward to our next group fellowship opportunity…our Christmas party in December!! A firm date will be announced in upcoming newsletters. Stay tuned.
New Museum In Town
Have you heard about the new museum in Potomac called the Glenstone Museum? It is a unique museum showing contemporary art in a modern gallery building and an expansive sculpture garden. It is open Thursday through Sunday from 10:00am to 5:00pm. Admission is free. Check it out!
Don’t Forget about our new strength and balance exercise program in the ROC!
Join the Adult Exercise Time in the ROC on Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9:30-11:30am. Around 10am, we begin a dvd-based series of video exercises to strengthen our entire body and improve balance. We all know that good balance and a strong body are essential for continuing to live an active and independent life. Additionally, good balance is paramount in preventing falls as we age. Come join us and get moving!