Announcements – 6/4/2017

Announcements – 6/4/2017

Service Times and Information:

River Oaks Community Church


Worship times are 9:00am and 10:30am


Watch for upcoming opportunities in the new year.

River Oaks En Español

Adorar con nosotros:

Domingo a las 12:30pm

Student Ministries

Student Ministries:

High School Ministry (HSM) & Middle School Ministry (MSM) – All 6th-12th grade students meet on Sunday evenings from 6:30-8:00pm in the Student Ministry wing. These nights include hanging out, food, games, worship a short challenge and small groups. Bring a friend and hope to see you there!

Children's Ministries

Children’s Ministries:

KidsWorld Sunday momrning offers care and learning for infants through 5th grade during both of our Sunday morning worship services. 4th and 5th graders are encouraged to attend elementary worship at 10:30am.

My River Oaks Calendar

If you ever wonder what is happening or coming up at River Oaks, be sure to check out the online calendar. Just hop on our website and click Calendar under the About tab to see what we have scheduled.

Adult Small Group Leader Meeting

This will be a meeting for our current adult small group leaders to discuss the direction for small groups during the summer and this upcoming fall. Join us on Thursday, June 8 from 7-8pm in the Heavenly Grounds Cafe. Snacks and coffee will be provided.

Upcoming Events at the ROCC Park

We have two exciting events coming up for the ROCC Park:
On Saturday, July 15, we will be partnering with River Oaks en Español as they host an event for the Latino community.
On Sunday, September 10 following second service, plan to stick around for our NFL Sunday Tailgate Party!

Wednesday Women’s Study

(9:30-11:30am beginning June 21)
Ladies, sign up and join us for our next study: “Engaging God’s Word: Ruth and Esther” This six-week study shows God caring for His people, bringing good from hardship. Childcare is available and workbooks may be purchased in the church Office or at the first study meeting for $8.


(Wednesdays 6:30pm in 203A)
FOCUS is an informal supper followed by Bible Study where everyone is welcome! For more information, contact Carmen Wegener at or 536.8390.


Please keep Anna (Frank) Herbes and JR (Fern) Yoder in your prayers after the passing of their mother, Polly Yoder, last week.

Board Gamers

If you enjoy interesting and challenging games, stop by this Friday, June 9, from 6:30pm until midnight in Room 203B. This board gaming group meets the 2nd Friday (6:30pm-midnight) and the last Saturday (noon-midnight) of the month. For details, contact Michael Hovan at 875.5447.

Summer College Schedule

If you’re a college-aged student or recent high school graduate and are looking for a place to grow in your faith and connect with friends, join us Thursday nights this summer. Contact Drew or go to for more information.

Bonfire & Beach Volleyball

Students, come join Student Ministries for a Bonfire & Beachball Volleyball on Sunday June 11 from 6-8pm!

SpringHill Day Camp

SpingHill Day Camp is coming June 12-16! Register online at to save your child’s spot today!

Play Date at ROCC Park

Home during the day on Fridays and looking for a reason to get out of the house? Want to connect with other families? Need a place for kids to run off some of that energy? Whatever your reason, we invite you to join us at ROCC Park every Friday, from May 19 to September 24 starting at 10:30am. Come to play for a bit or bring a picnic lunch and stay for awhile. Mark your calendars and meet us there (weather permitting)!

Jail Ministry

The jail ministry team will meet Tuesday, June 6 at 6:30pm in the Heavenly Grounds Café. All are welcome to attend and share ideas or learn more about this exciting ministry. Contact Steve Peer at 574.875.6624 or for more information.


RETA (Reason Enough To Act) is hiring an Advancement Director. This is a full-time (40 hours) paid position at RETA. For further details and to see a job description, please contact Roxana at 574.522.3888. They are also looking for three new Board Members, in the following categories (1) Medical (Dr. or Nurse), (2) Attorney and (3) Someone between age 25-32 years old.


The HUGS Project could use donations of tuna packets, energy bars, individual trail mix, peanut, and snack packets. If you would like to sponsor shipping ($17.50) of one box to the troops/month for a year please call Sondra 574.215.8734. For your convenience, it may be set up as an automatic transaction.

River Oaks
Our mission is to Go to the lost with the message of Jesus Christ, Grow our faith in Jesus Christ, and Show compassion to those in need. We offer services at 9:00 and 10:30am, a student service at 10:30am, and a Spanish service at 12:30pm. Come visit us and let us show you around!