Announcements – 10/29/2017

Announcements – 10/29/2017

Service Times and Information:

River Oaks Community Church


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

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.

Daylight Saving time

Time changes next Sunday, November 5. Be sure to set your clocks back one hour before you go to bed on Saturday.

Wednesday Women’s Study

(Wednesdays at 9:30am starting November 8)
Ladies, join us for “Living Life Together” by Shauna Niequist, a 4-week study to learn the benefits of living an authentic life, with others, in Christ and watch real-life stories of women who have experienced freedom in meaningful community. Sign up here, childcare provided.

RefresHer Event: Bunco and Soup!

Ladies, join the fun of Bunco and soup with other women of River Oaks on Tuesday Nov 14 from 6:00-7:30pm in the Heavenly Grounds Café. Sign up online to reserve your spot!

Young Adult Thanksgiving Dinner

All young adults and their families are invited to a carry-in Thanksgiving dinner in the Worship Center on Friday, November 10 at 6:30pm. Please sign up here if you plan to attend.

Hearing Devices

For those who struggle to hear the sermon on Sunday morning, we have hearing assistance devices available in the Office just off the Lobby.

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.

Bus Storage Request

The Deacons are investigating opportunities for parking the church bus in an enclosed facility, storage area, or barn. If you have such an area, or know of one we could use, please contact the church office at


Congratulations to Aaron and Kelsey Nesbitt on the birth of their baby boy, Warren Isaac, born on October 20.

First Grade Parent Visit Day

Parents of first graders are invited to join their student during Large Group time and worship on Sunday, November 5.


The HUGS Project is in need of a couple of people to serve as backup to complete mailing labels on their shipping days. This opportunity serves approximately three hours twice a month. Please contact Sondra Resen at Praises that Martin’s Supermarkets gave HUGS the opportunity to collect items at all 8 stores in Elkhart County. They called it “Shop for a Soldier Day” and was a great success.

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!