Weekly Rockpointe News

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HAVE A BALL in Children’s Ministry /// Can you share your time? Play a game? Show God’s love? Let’s give our amazing team of Children’s Ministry volunteers a break this summer…stop by the HAVE A BALL display and sign up to help out! No experience necessary – glue sticks, Cheerios, and how-to guides all provided. See you there! Dates are still available in August. Questions? Contact Rockpointe Discipleship Pastor Mickey Badalamenti (mickey@rockpointe.org).

Detroit Bible Institute – Fall Session  /// Registration is now open for Fall Session! Click HERE for more information and online registration. Questions? Contact Rockpointe Discipleship Pastor Mickey Badalamenti (mickey@rockpointe.org).

Explore Israel /// We are exploring the possibility of a Rockpointe group traveling to Israel in either November 2019 or Spring 2020. If you think you might be interested in this trip, plan on joining Lead Pastor Randy Tomko for a brief meeting after either service this Sunday, August 19 in The Outpost (Room #112).

Rockpointe 20/20 /// Our 4th annual Rockpointe 20/20 is coming up on Sunday, August 26 at 6 P! This is an evening to celebrate our Rockpointe community and preview where we’re going in ministry for this next year. This event is open to official Rockpointe members, as well as those who call this their church home.
Free childcare is available for infants – 6th grade. You can register for childcare RIGHT HERE or stop by the Welcome Center. We look forward to seeing you there!

IMPORTANT Children’s Ministry News /// We know that getting the kids back to school can rob your brain of precious nutrients, so we thought we’d make it easy on you and give you a summary of IMPORTANT Children’s Ministry dates right here:

Kindergarten Base Camp Orientation: Saturday, September 8
from 9-10 A // For all incoming kindergarteners and their families.
Children’s Ministry Volunteer Training: Saturday, September 8
from 10-11:30 A // For all Children’s Ministry volunteers…training, orientation, and t-shirt pick-up.

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 9:30am – 10:45am. The first session starts September 12 and runs through December 12. 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.

Pig Roast – Men’s Event /// Calling all hungry Rockpointe men!!! Join us on Sunday, September 23 at 5 P for a genuine PIG ROAST with all the trimmings and a special guest speaker! Cost is $20 each – why not buy a ticket for a friend or co-worker? Tickets are available at the Welcome Center and are required for entry to this not-to-be-missed event! Questions? Contact Connection Pastor Rob Markus (rob@rockpointe.org).

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. Donations of goods are always welcome.

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 the Commissos we pray for a smooth transition to their next chapter of life, and for the Dadys we pray for abundance and provision as they adjust to the change in team dynamic…