Normal office hours:  
        Mondays: office closed
        Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays: 8 am-noon and 1-3 pm
                 (if you need to come by during the lunch hour please call ahead)
        Fridays: 8 am-2 pm

Saturday, June 23:
    Noon-4:00 pm Quilters
Sunday, June 24:
   10:00 am Worship Service
Monday, June 25: (office closed)
    7:00-8:00 pm Pastor Prosper Ndabishuriye sharing
Tuesday, June 26:
    6:30-8:00 pm Middle School Ministry
Wednesday, June 27:
    6:30-8:00 pm High School Ministry
Friday, June 29:
    6:45 am Men’s Morning Bible Study at Cutters Point
Saturday, June 30:
    8:00-11:00 am Feeding the Homeless

Grow Groups
Grow Groups are small groups of RRCC attenders who meet in a home, generally once a week, to study together and build friendships. Check the Grow Groups webpage for a list of all the groups.                                 

Needlers—Quilters: Next meeting Saturday, June 23
Meeting the 2nd Monday and 4th Saturday, noon-4:00 pm
Our Quilters meet to make items for people with long-term illness or disabilities, new parents, and local charities. Questions? Contact Pat Keeley or Rosalea Carslin.

Pastor Prosper Ndabishuriye sharing
Monday, June 25, 7:00-8:00 pm in Youth Building
See bulletin insert.

Painters Needed for Meadows Project Completion
Friday, June 29 at 10:00 am - note date change
We need help to finish up our commitment for a Faith in Action project at Meadows Elementary (weather permitting). Painters are needed to paint 4 of the 4 square courts, and 2 tether ball courts outside. If you can help, contact Jim Smith as soon as possible.  If he doesn’t answer, please leave a message. 

Congregational Meeting
Sunday, July 8 following worship
This will be our semi-annual congregational meeting that is required by our by-laws. We will present an update on our ministries and finances. We’ll also vote on a revised budget.

Q & A Session
—in preparation for Congregational Meeting
Sunday, July 1, after worship service in conference room 1
This Q/A session will cover general church information, led by our Council Chair Paula Reiner. The meeting will begin approximately 15 minutes after the worship service concludes.

Monthly Prayer Meeting
Monday, July 9, 6:00-7:00 pm in the multipurpose room
Join us for a time of corporate prayer. We’ll pray for our church, our families and our communities.

Needlers—Quilters: Next meeting Monday, July 9
Meeting the 2nd Monday and 4th Saturday, noon-4:00 pm
Our Quilters meet to make items for people with long-term illness or disabilities, new parents, and local charities. Questions? Contact Pat Keeley or Rosalea Carslin.

Women Ministries Fall Retreat
September 21-23 at Cascades Camp & Conference Center
Early registration $25 discount ends Monday, July 9th. See our June newsletter for details or pick up a flyer in the lobby. Questions? Contact the office.

Military Appreciation Luncheon
Sunday, July 15 following the worship service
We would like to express our deep appreciation and support to the military families in our church and local community. After the worship service on July 15, military service members (active duty, retired or veterans) and their families are invited to join us for lunch. Invite local military families you know. Please sign up in the lobby to RSVP by July 10. For more information contact Sabrina Williams, Eric or Ellen Scott, or the office.

July 15-20
Pastor Dan and 4 teens will be going to this triennial denominational gathering for youth in Tennessee. Be praying for God to move powerfully during this time.

Vacation Bible School (VBS)
July 30-August 3
Online registration is now open. Volunteers can also sign up on the registration site.

25th Anniversary Barbeque
Saturday, September 15, 2018 - 6:00 pm
Reservations for the 25th Anniversary Barbecue and Praise Service can now be made online. The cost is $12.50 per person; $35.00 for an immediate family; age 5 and under are free.  Seating is limited so make your reservation early. Questions? Contact Joel Birchman.

Meal Train
Meal Train is the online tool we’re using when someone in the RRCC church body is in need of assistance with meals for a short time. When meals are needed we send out ‘invitations’ via email, through Meal Train, to people who may want to help with providing a meal. If you’d like to receive the Meal Train emails please contact Pastor Peg Melhaff.  

Truly Motivated Transitional Living (TMTL) is a network of clean and sober living homes in Yelm, Washington. They will hold their annual dinner & auction on April 23rd. Peg & Gary Melhaff would love to talk with you about possible donations for the auction! More information, including ticket info is available in the lobby.

Please consider purchasing Scrip cards in the lobby for your shopping needs or as gifts. When you purchase our cards, the River Ridge Kids Ministries get a percentage of the proceeds. It costs you nothing over the price of the card. Questions?  Speak to the person at the scrip table in the lobby.

Give Online
Giving online at RRCC is made simple through the option available through our website.

Giving by text message

You can now give to River Ridge by text message from your smartphone. Simply send the dollar amount to (360) 234-3986. The first time you do so, you'll be asked to click on a link to a secure page where you enter your payment information. To minimize fees for the church, we ask you to consider choosing to have the money taken directly from your bank account (known as ACH). You can also have it charged to your credit or debit card. Thank you for your generosity! Watch for more information on this and other giving options. Questions? Contact Dennis Anderson, Church Administrator.

Family Support Center (FSC)—Diapers needed
Diapers can be placed in the FSC box in the lobby. Opened bags are also welcome. Monetary donations or checks, payable to “FSC” and noted ‘for diapers’, can be placed in the designated jar in the foyer. Questions? Contact Heather Birchman.

River Ridge Covenant Church on Facebook
You can see the latest photos and updates on our Facebook page by clicking the Facebook icon on the right side of our website and joining.

RRCOV on Twitter
Stay up-to-date with all the goings on at River Ridge Covenant. Follow us on Twitter @RRCOV and we'll keep you in the loop. If you don’t ‘Tweet’ you can follow us on the home page of our website. We’ll use this for urgent messages as well (i.e. service cancelled due to weather).