RK Promotion Sunday is August 6

Promotion Sunday for RISING Kids will happen on Sunday, August 6, 2017.  Our potty-trained 3 year olds, rising kindergartners, and our rising 5th grade students will all report to their new classrooms on this Sunday.  We will use this morning to finish off our Rebuild unit and learn about how the prophet Malachi encouraged God’s people to prepare for…

Howdy, Partner! – RK Volunteer Training 2017

  Howdy, partner! Save the date & mark your calendars for our 2017 RISING Kids Volunteer Training! Who: All RISING Kids volunteers, rookies and veterans (attendance mandatory to serve with RK) What: A rootin’ tootin’ morning of learning, bonding, and training When: 9 AM on Sunday, August 6 OR Sunday, August 13 (pick one) Where: North…

Mark your calendar for July Prayer Meeting

            Corporate Prayer Opportunity! Please join us on Tuesday, July 25th at 7:30pm at the Young’s house (175 W Shadburn Ave in Buford).  Let’s join together as a church family and ask God to be at work in the lives of our people, community and church!

Young Life Middle East: Holy Land Region Prayers & Praises

  Stories to Celebrate from YL Middle East Hello Friends!  Greetings from the hot, dry Holy Land!  As temperatures keep rising on the outside, inside our hearts are burning with joy and elation at all the Lord is doing as we move forward through our summer camps.  To date, more than 450 kids and leaders…

A Snapshot of the June Gathering

The Gathering on Friday night was filled with iced coffee, new friends, worship, reflection, and encouragement. A big Thank you to Scottie Finlayson and Pam Martin for listening to the Holy Spirit and leading us so boldly in worship! Here are a few pictures from the night!

Beat the Summer Boredom Bucket List

By July, parents are often ready for school to start again, just so their kids have something to do. Well fear not! Check out our RK Sumer Bucket List to Beat the Boredom and finish off your summer with a bang! Find a printable version of our summer list here: Beat the Summer Boredom July Bucket…

Rebuild

For the rest of the summer after BBB, RISING Kids will be diving into our next unit: Rebuild. God’s people have been in exile and captivity in Babylon, but they are finally returning home! This Lego-themed unit will walk us through the Israelites’ return from exile, Esther’s story, the rebuilding of the city of Jerusalem,…

Amigos For Christ Summer Update

The Water Is Turned on at Matilde On June 16, after 15 months of hard work, Amigos for Christ inaugurated the water system in the remote community of Matilde, Nicaragua.  This means that 46 families, 276 people, no longer have to walk long distances carrying water to cook with, to clean with, and to drink. …

Discovering the God of the Universe at VBS 2017

We had a blast at Out of This World VBS 2017 as we used space to discover the God of the universe! Each day, our kids had the opportunity to learn how space can remind us of God’s character, and they explored these ideas through Bible lessons, games, mission projects for Young Life Haiti, small…

Rising Premier League | 2017

It’s that time of year again… the Rising Premier League is returning. We are creating a great season of soccer for the greater Rising Church family and friends. We will be playing at EE Robinson Park off Peachtree Industrial Blvd. (Map/Directions)  RPL is open to everyone entering 8th grade in the fall of 2017 and older. Once you’re…