Rising News


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From the Desk: There’s An App For That

In a previous post, I shared some gaming apps for kids that help “Make Game Time, God Time,” but since then, I’ve discovered a few more apps that have served useful. As new needs and ideas arise in RISING Kids, I often find myself wondering about the free resources offered in our technology-driven world. How…

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UpRISING Summer Camp 2015

UpRISING Summer Camp is a 4-day, 3-night summer camp that will help you make friends and learn about God, all with a missions focus. Who: Current 4th and 5th graders When: June 29-July 2 Where: Converse College in Spartanburg, SC Cost: $315 UpRISING Summer Camp is headed back to Passport Kids Camp for a week filled with…

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The Big Scream Update

ScreamFree February 2015 News ScreamFree just completed its annual gala, The Big Scream, with all proceeds going to fund Calm and Connected Retreats for US military couples. The event was an enormous success, raising almost $120k toward two creating retreats being held this fall (for the first time!) Rising Church was a HUGE part of…

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The Small Change That Changed Everything

                An Update from Amigos for Christ A woman in rural Nicaragua was considering taking advantage of the Amigos for Christ Clean Air Kitchen Project and purchase a new stove, but was concerned about the cost. “I told my husband that we’d spend all our money on that stove…

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New Member Orientation on Tuesday, March 10th

  What is membership at RISING all About? Interested in learning about how to become a member of RISING Church and linking arms with us in ministry? Come join us on Tuesday, March 10th for “new member orientation” at the home of our pastor, Aaron & Kimberly Young held at 7pm.  This is a time…

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YL Haiti February Update

For several years now it has been a dream to connect the YL staff in Haiti with YL staff in Africa. This month the dream became a reality when Alexis Kwamy, Regional Director in Tanzania and Zanzibar arrived in Haiti to spend 10 days with staff and key leaders. Alexis was the perfect person to…