Weekly Rockpointe News

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Get your #MUG SHOT /// Brand new Rockpointe mugs are for sale at the Welcome Center! $15 for one, $25 for two…snap a picture at our #MUG SHOT station and post it to the RCC Facebook page!

Rockpointe Pantry /// Our Rockpointe Pantry is well-stocked right now! If you need shelf-stable groceries, health & beauty items, diapers, etc., stop by and take what you can use. The Pantry is open for anyone who needs it and is located at the north end of the Concourse.

Annual Members’ Meeting /// If you are an official member of Rockpointe, we invite you to join us for our Annual Members’ Meeting on Sunday, February 25 at 6 P. During this time, we will review where we’ve been as a community this past year, approve our 2018 budget, and cast vision for where we hope to go together over this next year. Don’t let the name fool you—it’s so much more than a meeting! Free childcare is provided for infants – grade 6. Register for childcare RIGHT HERE or at the Welcome Center.

Osborn Robotics Team /// It’s Robotics Competition Season!!! We are suporting our Osborn Robotics Team this month at their competition with snacks, meals and a cheering squad! Betcha didn’t know there was cheering at robotics competitions! The team competes at Centerline High School on March 9 & 10. The competition runs from 10 A – 8 P on Friday and 9 A – 7 P on Saturday. Interested in helping with meals or just cheering the team? Register RIGHT HERE! GO KNIGHTS!

Daddy Daughter Dance /// Treat your princess to a night out on Friday, March 9 at 7 P! Join us for dancing, punch, desserts and a wonderful evening dancing with your special girl…corsages will be provided for each daughter. Dads are $25, all daughters are FREE (dads can bring more than one daughter!). Register RIGHT HERE or at the Welcome Center.

Handprints OPEN HOUSE /// Looking for an exceptional preschool or early learning experience for your child? Stop by our Handprints OPEN HOUSE on Saturday, March 10 from 10 A – 12 P. Meet the teachers and enroll your child for fall 2018 traditional half-day Preschool or PreK. Enrollment will also be available for our exciting Summer Adventure for students finishing K-third grade, or enroll in any one of our outstanding full-day programs! Questions? Contact Handprints Director Becky McKeever (becky@handprints.org). See you there!

Taste of Hope Auction & Tastefest /// Our friends at Liberty Family Outreach are running the 11th Annual Taste of Hope event on Saturday, March 10 from 6-9 P at Warren City Hall. Tickets are $15 in advance, and are available by calling (586) 754-2400 or RIGHT HERE. All proceeds benefit ongoing Liberty Family Outreach programs including Summerfest, an annual outreach event in Warren.

Good Friday Baptism Service /// It is clear in the New Testament that baptism was practiced as an act in response to Jesus after accepting Him as Lord and Savior. Perhaps you’ve just begun your journey with Christ, or maybe it’s been some time already…in either case, we encourage you to participate in our next baptism service on Good Friday, March 30 at 7 P. Register RIGHT HERE or stop by the Welcome Center for more information. All baptism participants must attend an Information Session on Sunday, March 18 from 12:30-1:30 P.

OASIS Finding My Place /// This one-night retreat for ladies is coming up on April 20-21 at the Butzel Retreat Center in Ortonville. Click HERE for more information, including online registration. We’d love to see you there!

Tithe Envelopes /// If you give regularly, one way you can really help our accounting team is by giving online or using pre-numbered envelopes (which are different from the ones in the sanctuary seats). 2018 sets (for both current and new givers) are at the Welcome Center. Questions? Contact RCC Business Manager Julia Davis (julia@rockpointe.org or 586.939.8590).

THE JOURNEY /// Join us for The Journey, a ministry for adults seeking to go deeper in their spiritual journey. Stepping Stones Children’s Ministry is available for infants – grade 6. We can’t wait to see you on Thursday at 7 P!

TwoFortyTwo /// Are you a young adult 18-29? Would you like to connect with others in that same stage of life? Join us on Thursdays at 7 P for TwoFortyTwo!

Living Water Bible Study  ///  Offered by OASIS, this study is for ladies interested in meeting weekly for Bible study and prayer. The group meets Wednesdays from 9:30 – 10:45 A and runs through March 28th. There is no cost to participate, but registration is required. Register at the Welcome Center or RIGHT HERE. Optional onsite childcare is available for a flat fee of $25 per family which covers the entire session (select and pay for this option when registering). Questions? Contact us at oasis@rockpointe.org.

Recycling Initiative /// If you don’t need to keep your bulletin or insert cards, please help us out by recycling them! Just drop them off at one of the baskets at the back of the sanctuary or at either balcony exit. Thank you!

Paper Retriever /// Rockpointe now hosts a Paper Retriever recycling bin! It’s located at the front corner of our north parking lot. Feel free to bring in your office/school paper, newspaper, construction paper, shredded paper (in plastic bags), discarded mail, notebooks and writing tablets. The more paper we fill it with, the more recycling dollars come back to Rockpointe to support all sorts of ministry initiatives! Please note that the bin will not accept phone books or books (hardcover or paperback).

Amazon Smile /// If you are an Amazon shopper, consider using Amazon Smile! Click HERE to sign up. When you shop through that link, Rockpointe receives a percentage donation directly from Amazon!

Rockpointe APP /// Have you checked out our Rockpointe APP for tablets and smartphones? Download it for free from iTunes or Google Play and check it out! Listen to recent messages, give online, submit prayer requests, browse events, share via social media and more! Questions? Contact Communications Director Laura Edghill laura@rockpointe.org.

EveryOne Dakar /// Please pray for our EveryOne Dakar team – both the Dady and the Commisso families – for their ministry commitments—for wisdom, discernment and inspiration! Connect online @ www.every1dakar.org.