What is baptism? Our English word baptism comes from the Greek word baptizo, which actually means “to immerse” or “to submerge” Baptism is symbolic of our spiritual covenant with Christ Going into the water is symbolic of our sinful man dying, while coming out of the water is symbolic of us being resurrected with Christ […]
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Our vision is to take what our society has deemed to be outdated, expired, and damaged and use it to help people in our community. We use whatever God places in our hands: food, clothing, furniture, vehicles, mobile homes, housewares, etc. to meet the needs around us. We minister to the whole person. We provide […]
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Missions are an important part of our ministry here at Rockford Res; we partner with and support many different mission efforts around the world. What starts within these walls actually resonates across the world in all sorts of different ways. We support missions as far away as India and Sudan and as close to home […]
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Support is Here Concierge exists to promote persons’ physical, cognitive, and/or sensory independence while engaging in activities within Rockford Res. Our goal is to provide persons aged 6 weeks and older – as well as their caregiver(s) – with the relief and support they desire to optimally participate in all church activities. Concierge Clientele include […]
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Welcome Riders! Helmets may be optional, but having a great time is not! Res Life Riders is a group who rallies around the love of God, God’s people, and motorcycles. If you live to ride, we encourage you to check us out. We enjoy a number of rides throughout the season, and stay connected with […]
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Thursdays, 6:30 – 8:30 pm January 12 – April 13 (14 weeks) Most people say that separation and divorce are some of the most painful and stressful experiences they’ve ever faced. This is a confusing time when you feel all alone and have questions about issues you’ve never come across before. DivorceCare groups meet weekly […]
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Senior Moments is a ministry for couples and singles aged 50 and over, celebrating these “Moments” of our lives and the many blessings we have. Scheduled events will center around enjoyable activities, food, fun, and friendship. Anyone is welcome to attend. We promise we won’t check your driver’s license to prove your age! Upcoming Events
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The Foster Family Initiative offers monthly support meetings to encourage and equip those families who have accepted the call to be foster (adoptive) parents. These meetings include a chance for you to fellowship with others who understand the unique challenges that come as you say yes to this call. We also provide a time of […]
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Your Next Step is designed for those who are starting their journey, or desire to grow in their relationship with Jesus. We take a look at the foundations of our faith and what the Bible teaches us about following Christ. This 6-week discussion is designed to answer your questions and help you understand the essential […]
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…To give them beauty for ashes, The oil of joy for mourning, The garment of praise for the spirit of heaviness… Isaiah 61:3 Beauty from Ashes We’d like to welcome anyone who has lost a loved one to attend GriefShare. This 13-week discussion group offers help for the grieving. Each session is special and different […]
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We’re making it easier for you! Each week, we will have the previous week’s sermon at the Welcome Center, ready for you to pick up. If we run out, this is where you can order your CD. The CDs that you order online will be mailed directly to you, so you won’t have to remember […]
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Saturdays, 8:30 – 9:30 am We are offering a powerful study led by Charlie Myers, on Saturdays from 8:30 – 9:30 am beginning February 25. We will be going through the book “Holy Spirit: An Introduction” by John Bevere. The Holy Spirit is often portrayed as something “weird.” But the Bible makes it clear that […]
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Connection point is a casual place to meet church leaders, new friends, and learn more about our church. You will also learn about opportunities that can better help you connect into your church community, grow with God and others, or make an impact in the world around you. Whether you have questions that need answers, […]
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