november events

Check the Calendar for a complete list of upcoming events.

  • free community meal

    Wednesday, november 1

    6:00 pm, fellowship hall

    Menu:  Soup Bar


    We welcome our neighbors and friends to join us on the First Wednesday of the month at 6:00pm for a FREE meal and friendship. Come meet the members of our church and feed your body and your soul.  No RSVP necessary


    Questions?  Please contact Cyndi Conway in the church office at 704-455-2479   


  • FAMILY GAME NIGHT

    november 3

    7:00 PM - FELLOWSHIP HALL

    Ready for friendly competition and fellowship?  Join us on Family Game Night!  We ask everyone to bring a snack to share and their favorite games to play.


    Questions?  Please contact Cyndi Conway in the church office at 704-455-2479 

  • handbells rehearsal

    every monday, november 6, 13, 20, 27

    6:00 pm, 2nd floor of the education building

    We welcome anyone who would like to join us!  No experience needed!


    Questions?  Please contact Cyndi Conway in the church office at 704-455-2479

  • women's circle

    tuesday, november 7*****Cancelled  see below*****

    morning circle:  10:00 am, church parlor

    evening circle:  7:00 pm, tba

    Women's Circle is cancelled this month because they are preparing a meal for the soup kitchen the following week.  If you would like to join them and help out contact Priscilla below.


    Questions? Please contact Priscilla Giuliano at 704-706-3203  

  • wednesday night fellowship meal

    every wednesday, november 8, 15, 29

    6:00 PM, fellowship hall

    Cost:  $5/meal; $15/family maximum


    Please RSVP by signing the friendship pad during Sunday Service or send a quick note to churchadmin@rockyriver.org.  We are happy to share in fellowship with our church and community.  Let us feed your body and soul!


    CHIMES REHEARSAL at 6:30 pm

    YOUTH BIBLE STUDY at 6:45 pm

    CHOIR PRACTICE at 7:00 pm -- We would love to have more young voices!


    Questions? Please contact Cyndi Conway in the church office at 704-455-2479   

  • grief support group

    thursday, november 2 & 9

    6;00 pm, upstairs - fellowship building

    The group is open to anyone who has lost a child, spouse, parent, or significant person in their lives.  We welcome those from our church family and community who need comfort and healing. 


    To register, contact the church office, 704.455.2479     or Julia Alexander at 704-455-9753

  • WOMEN'S RETREAT

    NOVEMBER 10 - 12

    WILLIAM BLACK LODGE, MONTREAT, NC

    We hope you will join us for a weekend of faith, fellowship, food and fun!! Women of all ages are encouraged to attend. Registration forms can be found in the vestibule, in the church office, or by clicking here. A $50 deposit is due by September 10.


    Questions? Contact Priscilla Giuliano at 704-706-3203 

  • Youth Fall retreat

    november 10 - 12

    Awanita Valley Christian Camp in Marietta, SC

    That’s right – a fall retreat, a time to get away and be with each other and with God, a time to grow in faith and have fun all in one .


    Join the youth at Awanita Valley from Friday, Nov 10 (5 pm), returning on Sunday, 12 (3 pm).  We will meet up with the other team from this summer's mission trip from Mauldin, SC.


    Retreat Details Here        Check out Awanita Valley Here


    Please let JD know you want to go by Wednesday, Nov 1. 


  • healing touch clinic

    sunday, november 12

    3:00 pm, upstairs - fellowship building

    This clinic is available for anyone interested in experiencing a relaxing, 30-minute session to restore your balance and energy. There will be several experienced Healing Touch Practitioners and possibly some students of Healing Touch from the CMC College of Health Sciences available for these sessions. While there is no charge for the clinic, donations are accepted for the use of the building. Most of the evaluations of previous clinics have rated the experience as a valuable one and most enjoyable. The clinic is held the second Sunday of each month and is open to the public.


    Questions? Please contact Julia Alexander at 704-455-9753 


  • Men's breakfast

    Sunday, November 19

    9:00 am - fellowship hall

    As always, we welcome ALL men to join us—husbands, fathers, sons, grandfathers and brothers. What a great opportunity for fellowship among our men!


    Questions? Please contact Jerry Clark at 704-596-0062  


  • rocky river readers

    monday, november 27

    7:00 pm, church parlor

    All readers are invited to join us the fourth Monday of each month in the Parlor at the church.


    Still Life by Louise Penny


    Questions? Please contact Marie Morrison at 704-455-2487