This Sunday
Alternative Gift Market
9:00 am-1:00 pm
Give Gifts That Bring Meaning to the Christmas Season
12-2 pm Cuban Fire Grill food truck onsite
10% of proceeds returned to RPC
8:30 am Worship with Communion
9:30 am Sunday School for Everyone
Co'Relous Bryant/Manager of Community Development, REthreaded
9:00-11:00 am Holy Grounds in Bittinger Hall
11: 00 am Worship
3:00 pm Two Piano Concert
5:00-6:30 pm Middle School Youth Group
6:00-7:30 pm High School Youth Group

Nursery available all Sunday morning
Upcoming Events
Children and Youth Choir Offered Twice on Sundays
Sundays 9:00-9:30 am and 4:00-5:00 pm
Children and youth choir is now offered at two different times on Sundays. They can join in the current choir that meets on Sunday mornings or the new Sunday afternoon choir that begins November 18 at 4:00 pm. Both choirs are led by Katherine Crumrine.
Tree Planting with JaxParks and Riverkeeper
Saturday November 10, 9:00 am-Noon
RPC is joining with the JaxParks and Riverkeeper to complete a large planting project along the Northbank Riverwalk at Sidney Gefen Park. Bring gloves and shovel if possible.
Bridge Potluck Dinner
Saturday November 10, 6:00-8:30 pm
Join this group of young and middle-age adults for a potluck dinner at Michael and Elise Falluccos-3970 Alhambra Dr W. Please email Emily Heeg if you plan to use childcare. 
Young Adult Women's Small Group
Monday November 12, 7:30-9:00 pm
Women in their late 20s and 30s meet biweekly to share about their lives, learn about women of the Bible & pray together. Interested? Jessica 407-488-7886
ICARE (Interfaith Coalition for Action, Reconciliation &Empowerment) Rally
Tuesday November 13 at Christ the King Catholic Church, 7:00 pm
All ICARE congregations gather to identify the specific issues we will address in the coming months. Carpooling available - meet at RPC at 6:00 pm - departing at 6:10 pm.
Church-Wide Thanksgiving Dinner
Wednesday November 14, 5:45 pm in Kissling Hall
Join us for a special dinner for our congregation and the residents of Riverside Apartments. Children and youth in 2nd grade and up are asked to come help serve and clean for this meal. There will also be time for the children to eat. Please signup if you plan to attend by clicking here or by calling the church office.
Interfaith Thanksgiving Gratitude Service
Thursday November 15, 6:00 pm, Hendricks Avenue Baptist
Join with OneJax for the Interfaith Thanksgiving Gratitude Service where community faith leaders express gratitude from their faith perspective. Hosted at Hendricks Avenue Baptist Church.
Where's Bubba - Fundraiser for DESC
Saturday November 17, 5:30 pm at the Haskell Building
Live music, dancing and hors d’oeuvres, dinner and drinks, indoor fishing simulators.
Preparing for Advent
Deck the Window Bays with Christmas Fantasies
Sundays at 9:30 am - See below for dates
Decorate Bittinger Hall with your Holiday Christmas Creations. Reserve your window bay in the church office or with Jan Nicholas by November 16. Decorating can be done Nov 26-30. Windows will open December 2-January 6.
Caring Tree Tags Ready on November 11
Please take one or more tags to buy a gift for a child. Follow instructions on the tag and bring wrapped gifts to church on or before December 9.
Announcements
Volunteers Needed
To determine if you qualify, please answer these questions:
  1. Can you say "Hello"?
  2. Are you able to say "Goodbye"?
  3. Do you like to say "Come in"?
If so, please consider volunteering for a couple of hours at our receptionist desk. Contact Jack Higson in the church office if you are interested.
PRAYER & CARE
Remember those needing our prayers:
Prayer & Care:
Roberta Birch, Tina Burrow, Gowie Cassell, Claudia Coley's father, Davis Collier, Chuck Davidson, Martha Davis, Jane Estes, Lockwood Greene (Jane Lockwood's grandson), Winn Hampton (son of Wade Hampton), Doug Hutchins (Denise Brennan's father), Allan Knight, Angela Knight, Gunnar Miller (Betsy Miller's husband), John Ormand (Lisa Taylor's brother), Mersida Porcic, Bill Schilling, Carol Schoenberger, Mae & Norm Singletary (Carol Proctor’s parents), Mildred Taylor, Thelma Vincent, George Ward (Laura Crooks’ brother)
Assisted Living, Nursing Homes, Rehab or Long Term Care (at home or at a facility): Shirley Ballowe, Mary Brown, Margie de Bauernfeind, Gerald Faircloth, Peggy Fannin, Jack & Betty Hazard, Jim Hodge, Norma Hooker, Olive Mahoney, Minerva Mason (Marcy Moody's mother), Velva Moll, Myra Pattishall, Judi Perdue, Dannette Robinson, Edna Teachey, Bill & Suzanne Tomlinson, Bunny Wilkinson, Ruth Wrenshall