Youth Minister

2018 Summer Interns

We are thrilled to announce our 2018 Summer Interns. McKenzie Bassett and Harris Fondren will work with our Youth Ministry and Emily Howe will be working with our Children’s Ministry. They all bring tireless energy, devotion to our children and youth, organizational skills, and an ability to adjust and adapt on a moment’s notice. Both…

Golden Age Banquet

This is the week of the Golden Age Banquet. There is no way to calculate how many hours of script writing, revising, rewriting, practices, planning and preparation that have gone into what will take place Saturday night for our Livewires!. Mary Poppins was a big box office hit years ago, and there is no doubt…

Today

Over Spring Break, my family and I got to spend one day at the beach. Well, a few hours is more realistic. We prepared well since we only had a very short time. Sandcastle tools, swimsuits, towels, sunscreen, hats, and beach chairs. It was a very overcast day so I quickly put sunscreen on my…

No Complaining

12 Therefore, my dear friends, as you have always obeyed–not only in my presence, but now much more in my absence–continue to work out your salvation with fear and trembling, 13 for it is God who works in you to will and to act in order to fulfill his good purpose. 14 Do everything without…

Team

Last week brought a memory that I will not forget. Richard Fitts vs. Luke Whitaker. Helena Huskies vs. Vestavia Rebels. Friend vs. Friend. Leader vs. Leader in a baseball game where both have mega talents and will go on to play college baseball and much, much more. When I arrived at the stadium, it was…

Freed-Hardeman Chorus

Tuesday, March 27, the FHU Chorus will be traveling through Birmingham on their Spring Tour. The choral director called and asked if Riverchase Church of Christ would be interested in hosting forty students for 1 night only and listen to their performance. They are looking forward to meeting as many as are able to come.…

Everyone Has a Story

Look around you right now. Go ahead…It’s o.k. Most likely, there is another person within view. Are they happy, sad, stressed, struggling, busy? No matter who they are or what they are feeling, wearing or doing, they have a story, a soul and something worth sharing. The interesting thing about people is that some are…

I Hate Satan

What motivates you to live a healthy and Jesus-focused life? What/Who are demotivators to you? We all are aware of Satan’s onslaught attacks on us. Do you ever get sick and tired of him whipping you and/or your family and friends? Fight Back!!!! Surround yourself with Scripture. Surround yourself with inspirational thoughts. Surround yourself with…

Direction

This past weekend, we took our Adult and Teen Small Group Leaders to Camp Tuscoba for a weekend retreat. It was geared to train and equip our leaders to understand the process of developing lessons and providing connecting points for the students. During the frigid afternoon temperatures, we had something special lined up…a paddleboat race.…

Merry Christmas

The Pruitt’s wish you all a very Merry Christmas and happy holiday season. We have all had many ups and downs in 2017 which have certainly made me long for Heaven even more. Our prayers are constant for you, and please find peace, comfort and joy knowing that God is big enough and capable enough…