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Wednesday, April 15, 2015

HELP, please!

Our big teacher training for VBS is Sunday, April 19, 4 p.m., in the Ridgecrest Room. We still have a few open spots for volunteers that we must fill before children "journey off the map" in June. Will you please help?

: preschool teachers
: first and second grade teachers
: third and fourth grade teachers
: preschool craft helpers
: more

Register at ridgecrestbaptist.org/vbs or call Bev Jestes for more information at 417.885.5213.

Friends of the Library -- Load In
We are loading in the Friends of the Library on Sunday at Remington's at 2 p.m, and we would love to see Ridgecrest turn out big for our community. There is work for all! Unloading trucks, sorting books, breaking down boxes, etc. Will you please help?

: contact Joy at joysteele@gmail.com
: lots of volunteers, lots of ages, lots of books

Thank you, Ridgecrest!

Senior Recognition Sunday 2015 -- DO THIS

Senior Recognition Sunday is May 17, 2015. We will have a short presentation of our graduates during each of our morning worship services. We will also include a feature in our May newsletter.

Worship times:
End of 9 a.m. service in the Worship Center.
Beginning of TEN31 (10:30 a.m. service) in the FC.
End of 10:30 a.m. service in the Worship Center.

If possible, wear your cap and gown during the service on May 17. Meet Emilee Garrison in the FC Foyer at 9:30 a.m.


If you are a graduating senior or if you have graduated since last May, we want to celebrate with you. To be included in the video and newsletter, you will need to be photographed at Ridgecrest DURING THE WEEK OF APRIL 20. Email jjohnson@ridgecrestbaptist.org to make an appointment.

Monday, April 20, 3-4:45 p.m.
Tuesday, April 21, 4-4:45 p.m.
Wednesday, April 22, 3-6:15 p.m.
Thursday, April 23, 3-4:45 p.m.
Friday, April 24, 3-4:45 p.m.
Monday, April 27, 3-4:45 p.m.

If you need additional options, email Julie Johnson at jjohnson@ridgecrestbaptist.org. Final day is Monday, April 27.

Senior Recognition Sunday is for all graduating seniors of high school, college, university, technical school, etc. If you were not able to have your picture taken for the newsletter, or if you were not able to be part of the video, you may still participate on May 17.

If you have questions, contact 
Emilee at emilee@ridgecrestbaptist.org or Julie at jjohnson@ridgecrestbaptist.org.

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Serve Our Community -- Matthew West + Colton Dixon

We are so excited about "The Live Forever" tour with Matthew West and special guest Colton Dixon AT REMINGTON'S on April 2.

We need a few additional volunteers to help with the concert. Volunteers receive a free ticket to the show.

Help, please?

8:45 a.m. Load In -- Closed toed shoes, 18 or over, Pushing cases9 a.m. -- Security-backstage
3 p.m. -- Security-dressing rooms

10 a.m. -- Merchandise load in and set up
5 p.m. -- Merchandise Sellers-16 or over

After the Concert -- Load Out-Closed Toed shoes, 18 or over, tear down and pushing cases

Contact Joy Steele at joysteele@gmail.com for more information and to serve.

Thank you!

Friday, March 13, 2015

Easter, April 5, 2015


Have you ever wondered why the prophet Isaiah referred to Jesus as a "Man of Sorrows"? Easter Sunday wraps up a four-week series that explores the final 24 hours of Jesus' life, leading up to His crucifixion. Join us as we discover how the Man of Sorrows became the Risen Savior who offers Salvation to all.

Communion with the Disciples

Communion with the Disciples is Good Friday, April 3, at 6:30 p.m., in the Worship Center. The evening will feature a dramatization of Jesus breaking bread with His disciples. We will also participate in the Lord’s Supper. 

Easter, April 5, Service Times

Celebration Worship [choir, orchestra and the tomb]
8 a.m. in the Worship Center
9:30 a.m. in the Worship Center

TEN31 [modern worship]
11 a.m. in the FC

Jubilee Worship [Southern Gospel]
6:30 p.m.


Easter invite cards are in the Worship Center foyer and the FC foyer. Take many and use them to invite people you meet whom Jesus died for up on the cross.

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