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Women's Oasis Summer Fellowship Nights 2021

Summer Oasis You are invited to Oasis Summer Fellowship Nights in person starting May 6th at 7pm in the new remodeled church courtyard (adjoining the fellowship hall). Come any Thursday evening you are in town! Join us each Thursday evening for a short devotional, activity, and time of prayer and fellowship. We will meet in the new courtyard at 7pm each Thursday evening ...

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Easter florals & Easter Mission Offering

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Easter floral decorations in our Sanctuary are made possible through the contributions of members, in memory or in honor of loved ones. Contributions may also be made to Easter Missions, which will go towards REPC member and missionary, Daniel Kaboli and his new church plant in Raleigh-Durham. Daniel is a pastor from Iran who was forced to leave his country. He settled in...

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Thank You for Operation Caregiver Valentine Edition


Rivermont friends, What a blessing you all were to the COVID and Emergency Department healthcare workers at Lynchburg General Hospital. Your gifts of love expressed in gift cards, flowers, valentine cards and snacks was incredibly needed and appreciated. When they needed encouragement, the church was there to provide it. I praise God for you. Enjoy these pics! GIFTS GOIN...

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Operation Caregiver

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At Rivermont, our passion isto see God's compelling love renew lives in our own city as well as the world. We want to show and share the love of Jesus with those who need to experience it.One of the hardest hit "areas" of the COVID19 pandemic has been our healthcare system and its workers. For those working on the frontlines, it has been an exhausting, worrisome and frustr...

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No Prayer Service

There will not be a Sunday afternoon prayer service on December 27th and January 3rd. We will reconvene for Sunday afternoon prayer on January 10th. Please do join us for our monthly prayer and fasting via Zoom, which will happen on Tuesday, January 5th at 12:00pm....

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Christmas Mission Offering & Floral Decorations


Christmas Season Offering Give a giftthis Christmas Season in memory or honor of a loved one to either our Christmas Floral Decoration Fund, which offsets the costs of our decorations in the Sanctuary,or our Christmas Mission Project, which helps our neighbors through an extraordinary financial crisis.For all contributions received by December 13, the names of donors and ...

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OASIS Women's Bible Study Announcement


Join the women of Rivermont this Fall as they study together the book of James using Courtney Doctor's book, Steadfast. More information can be found at rivermont.org/women....

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Sixty Plus Luncheon

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Join us for a delicious lunch followed by Pastor Mike Palombo who will be speaking on practical ways to use the Psalms in personal worship. Please make your reservation on the sing-up sheet by the Library no later than Monday, March 16....

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Rivermont Preschool

Registration begins for the church family and the community on February 15, 2020 for the 2020-2021 school year. Visit our page (https://www.rivermont.org/preschool) on the church website for information about the Preschool. Please see Ann Knight with questions about our Preschool which serves children ages 1 Pre-K. ...

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Family Devotions with Your Children

Remember to include your littlest ones in family devotion time. See"12 Tips for Baby and Toddler Spiritual Growth (linkhttps://www.rivermont.org/childrensministryannouncements) by Christian Ministry. ...

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Combined Sunday School - Fasting

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Join us this Sunday, October 20th, for a combined Sunday School (7th grade and up) in the sanctuary. Pastor David Weber will be teaching on the spiritual discipline of fasting as part of our fall sermon series: Spiritual Training. During this hour Pastor Weber will explain the meaning and purposes of biblical fasting, as well as, share some practical advice on fasting from...

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Morning and Evening Prayer Guide


This Morning and Evening Prayer Guide provides a rhythm for you to begin your day and end your day in prayer as we continue our Spiritual Training sermon series. ...

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Sponsoring Flowers Under the Cross


There are opportunities for the Sundays in October to sign up to provide flowers in the Sanctuary under the cross. Sign up on the flower calendar outside of the Library. We will put a note in the bulletin that they are in memory of a loved one, to celebrate an anniversary, to honor someone, etc. We work with Bloom by Doyle to provide these flowers for the cost of $67....

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Fall 2019 Sunday School/RFN

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Our new Sunday School and Rivermont Fellowship Night begins in the month of September. Rivermont Fellowship Night (RFN) is our midweek, Wednesday dinner at 5:45pm and Bible study for all ages from 6:30pm-7:30pm. Adult Sunday School runs from September 8th-December 22nd. Children and Youth Sunday School runs from September 1st-November 24th. RFN runs from September 11th to ...

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All students who are in 7th-12th grades are invited to New Song's open rehearsal on Wednesday September 11th from 5:15-5:45 in Room 301. Come meet the new director, Heidi Terry, the members of New Song, and participate in the first rehearsal of the year. New Song is a wonderful ministry for students who wish to worship and fellowship through music. We're seeking vocalists ...

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20 Somethings Get Downtown


20 Somethings Get Downtown on Friday, September 6th for the free Lynchburg street festival. Meet at the Community Market - corner of 12th and Main - around 6:45 p.m. Look for a bright purple umbrella. We will start exploring by 7:00, so text if you are running late....

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New Photos up on our Website and Mobile App

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Thanks again to Bokeh Images(Eden Alley and Nehemiah Jantomasso) for their creativity and skill in capturing the life of our church in pictures. We've finally gotten many of their pictures up on our website and our mobile app, so be sure to check out each page on the website and app. By the way, if you haven't downloaded our mobile app, you can get it for free from the App...

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Volunteer with the Children's Ministry


It's that time of year! As Pastor Brett reminded the children last Sunday, "There's 30 days before school starts!"Rivermont EPC's fall activities will be starting back up the first of September. It's time to pray about where you can serve in the Children's Ministry!Would it be in a Sunday School class with a precious group of children who are eager to learn more about Jesu...

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2019 General Assembly Resources

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Many of you have asked about the recording of Andrew Brunson's testimony that Pastor David referenced in his sermon on Sunday, June 30. Well, here we have provided the link to that video, as well as other video resources, from this year's General Assembly. We pray that you are equipped in the power of the gospel through these resources....

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Missionary Dessert with Tessa Sydnor


In a short time, our newest missionary, Tessa Sydnor, daughter of Paul and RG Sydnor, will be leaving for Germany to begin serving third culture kids with Teach Beyond. We're excited to be sending her out and want you to have one last opportunity to hear about the ministry she will be engaged. On July 2nd at 7:00pm, the Jantomaso family are inviting you to their home for d...

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Push Notifications on the REPC Church App


We're so grateful that you've downloaded the Rivermont EPC Church app. Hopefully it is helping you stay connected to what's happening in the church. If you haven't downloaded the app yet, you can either go to the Apple App store (if you have an iPhone) or the Google Play store (if you have an android phone) and download the app for free....

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A Report from the Underground Church


We have the rare opportunity to hear about God's work through the underground church in China at our next Mission First Service on June 16th at 6:00pm on the Chapel. One of our Rivermont members has a brother living in a major city in China where he and two of his Chinese friends/roommates planted a church 4 years ago. Pastor Lee (Chinese name) is here for a couple of mont...

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Welcome Team Volunteers Needed


Visiting a new church is never easy. It's like going to a different grocery store than the one you're used to going to. They generally have all the same things, it's just laid out differently. Depending on your patience level, it can feel frustrating trying to figure out "where things are." ...

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Odisha Children's Home

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Many thanks to those of you who responded to our plea for more sponsors of the boys living in the Odisha Children's Home in India. Many of you took applications, and we're hopeful you will feel led to sponsor one of the two boys still needing a sponsor. Would you prayerfully consider becoming a sponsor at $45 per month or $540 per year? ...

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Clergy Renewal Grant


Back in the spring of 2018, our Session voted to grant REPC pastors a three-month Sabbatical after six years of service.The purpose of a Sabbatical (derived from the word "Sabbath") is to enable a pastor to be renewed through an extended time away spent in spiritual formation and rest, the vital pursuit of continuing education and/or academic research and writing, and/or r...

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Memorial Service for Mary Jane Sydnor

Hear the audio of the Memorial Service for Mary Jane Sydnor, including the reflections from her son, Paul....

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