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Year-End Giving 2017

Tami Richardson, our RiverBank Kids Director, showed me a video a parent sent her of their preschool daughter singing the song she learned on Sunday morning at The River. As the little girl swayed and twisted with energy she sang: “Be strong and courageous. Do not be terrified; Do not be discouraged. Our Lord God…

Give Thanks

“Be joyful always, pray continually, give thanks in all circumstances…” 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 NIV “I will give thanks to my LORD with my whole heart.” Psalm 111:1 ESVTurkey, pumpkin pie, sweet potato casserole, cranberry sauce, and stuffing. Yummy! It is nearly time to pull out all of our favorite family recipes. A cup of this, a…

Beautiful In His Time

“He has made everything beautiful in its time.” Ecclesiastes 3:11a Can you believe it’s already OCTOBER?! Though I am not always fond of cooler weather, there is something exciting about the change of seasons. Each one brings the anticipation of tradition. We set aside the swim gear and exchange it for jeans and sweaters. Instead…

Jillane’s Story

Fourteen years ago, I decided that I wanted to be a social worker, however, I had no idea that journey would lead to almost a decade of working with friends, neighbors, and our community who are involved in the criminal justice system. I think God brought me into it slowly. For my undergrad, I went to Eastern…

Note From… Brad 07.14.17

Have you ever played the “telephone game?” It’s where you get people in a circle and read something in a whisper to someone. They then have to try and remember what they heard and whisper it to the person next to them, who in turn does the same. Once everyone has repeated what they heard,…