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Volunteers needed for the Gwinnett County Fire & Emergency Services

Volunteers Needed! Each year, Gwinnett County Fire and Emergency Services’ Community Risk Reduction unit assists hundreds of Gwinnett residents by installing needed smoke alarms in the homes of Gwinnett residents. The Residential F.A.C.T.program (Firefighters and Communities Together) is an award-winning initiative that utilizes volunteers to assist with this important task. To date, over 31,000 smoke…

Newsletter update

Dear The Rising Church, Webale (pronounced weh-bah-lay) means “thank you” in Luganda, which perfectly exemplifies our sentiments each month as we send you updates from our operations in Uganda that would never be possible without you. September was an exciting month for the [SOUP]! Click the link to read our newsletter with all the details: http://eepurl.com/40D4T



If I’m completely honest, when I see a post about being thankful or doing a thankfulness challenge, I usually roll my eyes and keep scrolling through my newsfeed. When I see a “#thankful” at the end of the post, the eye roll gets bigger.  So when I discovered the challenge below, the cynical, anti-social media…


Special Service and Event on Sunday, December 7th!

Coming up on Sunday, December 7th, RISING will have a very special opportunity to hear from one of our “Friends of RISING” called “Light of Messiah Ministries.”  This is a unique ministry which focuses specifically on sharing the light of Jesus as the Messiah with the Jewish people.  During our Sunday morning service we’ll hear about…


Join us for Christmas Eve Service; No Worship on 12/30/14

Join us on Wednesday, December 24th Worship at 5pm (Nursery offered for children 3 and below). Don’t be late! Because just like last year, you will not want to miss out on our surprise opening!!! Enjoy your morning with your family and thank you to all the volunteers that set-up, take-down and make worship happen…


Student Gift Card Challenge for Out Of Darkness

  This Christmas our youth group has chosen to collect gift cards for our mission partner, Out Of Darkness! Out of Darkness, headquartered in Atlanta, GA, is the anti-trafficking ministry of Atlanta Dream Center, Inc. Its mission is to reach, rescue, and restore all victims of commercial sexual exploitation, that the glory of God may…