Archive for August, 2010

Rwanda Team Update

Monday, August 30th, 2010
Muraho! The Rwanda team from Church of the Rez, Advent and Ascension made it safely to Rwanda on Friday, August 27 and has spent the past few days in Nyagatare (the location of our sister church), meeting the new pastor and his family. We also attended church services with the sister church and played football (soccer) with lots of children from the community. After church yesterday we had a screening of "As We Forgive," followed by discussion. We also met with local university students and theyRead More....

Prayer with Grace: Women’s Prayer Breakfast, Sunday, September 5

Monday, August 30th, 2010
Please join us this and every first Sunday at 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM for our monthly Women's Prayer Breakfasts.  A tropical breakfast will be provided.  For more information, please contact Grace-Ann Lewis at hellograceann[AT]yahoo(DOT)com.

Rez Essentials, 7:30 PM Wednesdays at Christ our Shepherd Church

Tuesday, August 24th, 2010
Starting Sep. 15, Essentials is a 6-week interactive course. (more…)

Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University, 7:30 PM Mondays at Christ our Shepherd Church

Tuesday, August 24th, 2010
FPU consists of a 13-week DVD curriculum taught by financial expert Dave Ramsey that incorporates small-group discussions to encourage accountability and discipleship. (more…)

Sermon: Dan Claire on “Gaining the Whole World” – August 22, 2010

Monday, August 23rd, 2010
Dan Claire preached a sermon entitled "Gaining the Whole World" based on Luke 9:1-27 on August 22, 2010.  You can listen or download here.

Online Giving is now live on the Rez website

Thursday, August 19th, 2010
For those who prefer the convenience of online giving, this option is now available via a link on the Rez website. To get started, click on the e-Give button on the right panel of the Rez website ( and follow the prompts to create an account with e-Give, a third-party processor of donations. Once an account is created, you can make a one-time gift or set up recurring gifts, which will be withdrawn from your checking account by a secureRead More....

Sermon: Matthew Mason on “Faith That Saves” – August 15, 2010

Sunday, August 15th, 2010
Matthew Mason preached a sermon entitled "Faith That Saves" based on Luke 8:40-56 on August 15, 2010.  You can listen or download here.

Support the Rwanda Team at Groovin’ For Rwanda!

Monday, August 9th, 2010

A group for Church of the Resurrection will be traveling to Rwanda in late August to visit or sister church in Nyagatare and to work with the As We Forgive Rwanda Initiative.   We have two opportunities to support them as they make their final fund-raising push. If you'd like to make a general donation to the trip, you can do that by writing a check to 'Church of the Resurrection', including 'Rwanda Trip' in the memo line and dropping it inRead More....

Sermon: The World Our Hearts Long For – August 8, 2010

Monday, August 9th, 2010
Matthew Mason preached a sermon entitled "The World Our Hearts Long For" based on Luke 8:22-39 on August 8, 2010.  You can download or listen here.

Sermon: Aaron Damiani on Luke 8:1-21 – August 1, 2010

Tuesday, August 3rd, 2010
Aaron Damiani preached a sermon based on Luke 8:1-21 on August 1, 2010.  You can listen or download here.