Prayer Gathering

PRAYER GATHERING  Freedom will be the focus of our prayer meeting on Sunday, June 23, 7 PM in the Fellowship Hall. Let’s gather to thank God for freedom where we experience it and pray for it where we don’t.


Donate Shoes

MISSION SUPPORT OPPORTUNITY  Each year, Mission Haiti does a distribution in which all of their sponsor kids (2,000+ and growing each year) get shoes, backpacks, books, uniforms, and all school supplies for the school year. For next school year, they are still in need of new, closed-toed shoes to meet their need. Especially needed are kids sizes 12, 13, 1, 5, 6, and 7, however all sizes are accepted. Please place shoes in tote in the Commons before August 12.


Bridal Shower

OPEN HOUSE BRIDAL SHOWER  for Lexi Rust, fiancée of Tony Lynn will be Wednesday, June 19, 6:30 PM in the Commons. All ladies are invited to attend.


Special Offering

SPECIAL OFFERING  A special offering will be received on Pentecost Sunday, June 9, to support the RCA planting of City Church in Sioux Falls, SD with Danial Brunz and Luke Lynass. Please be in prayer asking God to reveal his desire for your level of giving and participation.


50’s Night Fundraiser

50’s Night – Youth Group Fundraiser

Monday, June 3, 5:30-7:30 PM

ARC Parking Lot

Choose hamburgers, hot dogs, chili dogs, nachos, ice cream and more!

Enter the south driveway to place your order; dine in your car or at tables.

Freewill donation will help fund mission trip to Savannah, GA and other events.


Men’s Prayer Breakfast

MEN’S PRAYER BREAKFAST  The Community Men’s Prayer Breakfast will be Friday, May 31, 6:30 AM at Grand Prairie Events. Cost is $15 at the door. Breakfast catered by The Bluestem.


Vacation Bible School


June 10-14, 8:30 AM-Noon

Register TODAY! All students Age 3 (born before September 2015) – Grade 5 are encouraged to sign up and attend VBS at no cost. Invite a friend! Grade 6 through adults are welcome to help with many opportunities at VBS. Registration forms, volunteer signups and other information are available on the Narthex table outside the Worship Center. New at VBS this year – join us for lunch! Let us take the summer lunch rush off of your hands for the week. Enjoy a time to relax, refresh, and connect with your kids. See registration form for more details.


VBS Donations: Please take a look at our Donation Sign-up list on the Registration table if you would like to help with the many items needed for a successful week. VBS leaders are hard at work collecting household items for the week of wild adventure as well. A few items needed at this time are: clean 14oz (approx.) vegetable tin cans, small/medium shipping boxes, cupcake candy sprinkles and decorating sugars, and any safari décor you no longer need. All items may be placed in the basket below the Registration Table. Thank you for your donations!

VBS Work Night: All are welcome to join in the fun of preparing for VBS! If you can’t help during the week of VBS due to work obligations, but would like to assist, we would love your help! Monday, May 13 and 20 at 6:30 PM there will be projects available to help the leaders prepare. No creativity needed (but we’ll take it if you have it!) and all supplies are provided.

Looking foROAR’d to a great week at Vacation Bible School!

Kayla Hailey & Missy Buckland, 2019 VBS Directors


Need Help?

NEED HELP?  Rock County youth are setting aside June 3-7 to assist individuals and organizations with projects around the county such as painting, cleaning, organizing, yard work, etc. If you have a project that you need help with, contact Wanda Jarchow at 507-283-9664, 507-227-1978 or Adult volunteers are also needed to come alongside the youth and assist with the projects.


National Day of Prayer

NATIONAL DAY OF PRAYER  All are invited to participate in the National Day of Prayer on Thursday, May 2, 6-8:30 PM at Grand Prairie Events. There will be a live stream of the event at Washington, DC. As individuals, churches, and spiritual leaders let us humble ourselves and unify in prayer for the next great move of God in America that will catapult the message of the Gospel nationally and internationally.


Living Last Supper

LIVING LAST SUPPER  The cast of disciples from New Life Church in Sioux Center will present the Living Last Supper at ARC on Good Friday, April 19 at 7 PM. Everyone is invited; Communion will be served.