Announcements – 11/12/2017

Announcements – 11/12/2017

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.


Our next Baptism service will be on Sunday, November 26 during both services. Please sign up online and be prepared to attend the Baptism Class on Monday, November 20 at 6:30pm.

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 here to reserve your spot!

Welcome Renee Eisenhour

We are excited to announce that Renee Eisenhour will be working as our new Production Assistant! We would love for you to help us welcome her on board!

We’re Hiring

We have two open positions at River Oaks; Communications Director and Elementary Coordinator. To obtain full job descriptions, or apply onloine, visit


The MarksMen group will meet this Thursday, November 16, from 6:30-8:00pm at Midwest Gun & Range in Elkhart. Contact Todd Lozier at 875.0401 for details.

Library Sale

Our Library is cleaning out to make room for new items. Because of this, we will hold a sale November 12-19. Most items are $1, unless otherwise marked.

Family Ministries Volunteer Appreciation Breakfast

Student Ministries and KidsWorld volunteers, come and be thanked for all the work you do with our kids and students! We will be serving you breakfast from 9:30-11:00am on November 19 in Room 203.

Poinsettia Fundraiser

HSM students will be selling red and white poinsettias today in the Lobby to support their trip to Haiti in July, 2018. Pick up for the poinsettias will be December 3.

KidsWorld Carols

KidsWorld Carols! KidsWorld families, save the date for Wednesday, December 6 from 6:00p-8:00pm as families and KidsWorld small group leaders come together to bless the nearby neighborhood with song and a small gift, inviting them to our Christmas services here at River Oaks. We will conclude the night fellowshipping with one another over hot chocolate and cookies. This will be in place of KidsWorld Sings and will be a great opportunity to Contribute as a family and Connect with your child’s small group. Childcare will be available for Infants through 3 years old if needed. Please be sure to sign up here and let us know if your family plans to participate!

Haiti Informational Meeting

If you are interested in going to Haiti during Spring Break 2018, April 2-9, 2018, please join us for an informational meeting
on Tuesday, December 5 at 6:30 PM. Craig and Nicole Stahly will be leading this group. For more information, please call or email Dia in the Church Office. Sign up online if you are able to attend.

The Window’s 50th Anniversary

The Window celebrates 50 years of service to the Goshen community today. They are the only agency in Goshen that serves daily hot meals, delivers Meals on Wheels, has a food pantry, clothing pantry, shower and laundry opportunities, and so much more. We are proud to partner with this amazing agency!


The HUGS Project – Today through Sunday, November 19, the HUGS Project will be collecting items for our troops overseas. Please stop by and take a card or two in the Lobby today and return your items over the next few weeks. Thank you for serving with us!

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!