2019-2020

PROGRAM GUIDE

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Study on Sunday
at 9:45 a.m.


Children’s Ministry

Sunday School
A great time to meet new friends, learn worship songs, create fun crafts, and engage in a Bible story and lesson. Preschool check-in at the blue desk in the Preschool Hall, Elementary students meet in their classrooms on the Elementary Hall. Classrooms are divided by grade level with the exception of fourth and fifth grade students.
LEARN MORE ABOUT CHILDREN’S MINISTRY

 

ryeX

Roswell Youth Experience (ryeX)
Includes Middle and High School aged students. At 9:45 students worship through song, listen to a short talk, and have small groups discussion that is guided by questions that help us reflect on everyday life.
LEARN MORE ABOUT ryeX MIDDLE SCHOOL
LEARN MORE ABOUT ryeX HIGH SCHOOL

 

Adult

Sunday School
Our fantastic Adult Sunday School classes offer a variety of ways to connect with others and the Bible - no matter what phase of life you’re at. From becoming a new parent or recent empty nester and all life’s challenges in between.
LEARN MORE ABOUT ADULT SUNDAY SCHOOL

 

Stay Engaged
During the Week


Children’s Ministry Parents
Morning Out

Parents Morning Out (PMO) provides a Christ-centered early education program for children of the community through play, music, stories, and social interaction with teachers and other children in a safe, structured, and loving environment.
LEARN MORE ABOUT PMO

 

Adult
Weekly
Studies

If you’re interested in an early morning Bible study or simply a way to connect with others, RPC has a number of different Weekday Studies for both men and women.
LEARN MORE ABOUT ADULT WEEKLY STUDIES

 

Wednesday Evenings


W.E.F.

Wednesday Evening Fellowship (W.E.F.)
New format this year. Pay for your meal online or at check-in. Dinner service starts at 5:45 p.m. and extends to 7:00 p.m. Salad will be available as part of each meal. Check in at Alderman Hall A. Dinner cost: $7 for Adults, $5 for children (ages 4-12th grade), $28 Family Maximum.
LEARN MORE ABOUT WEF
PURCHASE A FALL MEAL PASS
PURCHASE AN ANNUAL MEAL PASS


onCore and
Wednesday
Evenings

Building faith relationships is what onCore is all about! We want kids to know that faith and fellowship doesn’t just happen on Sunday mornings! OnCore starts at 5:00 p.m..
LEARN MORE ABOUT ONCORE
REGISTER FOR FALL 2019 ONCORE
REGISTER FOR ALL YEAR PASS
DOWNLOAD onCORE BROCHURE

 

IMPROV 755

Improv 755 is a new small group offering for 6th-8th graders on Wednesdays at 6 p.m. in the Garage. We will play games, get creative, and have fun. Contact: Betsy Homer at betsy@roswellpres.org

 

ryeX
MIDDLE
SCHOOL

Wednesday Night Small Groups
Throughout the school year, ryeX students are invited to engage the Bible and one another in small group communities. This is a place to share life, to hear others, and to be heard. Groups study the Bible and spend time praying for each other. Middle School small groups meet on Wednesday evenings from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., and meet their leaders in the Garage. 
Learn more about ryeX Middle School

 

ryeX
HIGH
SCHOOL

Wednesday Night Small Groups
Small groups meet in the Loft on Wednesday nights, and are a great way to live out our faith in community, learn more about ourselves and others, and, most importantly, learn more about God. We have fun, we goof off, we talk about life, and we dig into God’s word together. High School small groups begin Wednesday, August 21, and meet in the Loft from 7:30-8:30 p.m.
Learn more about ryeX High School

 

Wednesday
Evening
Adult Studies

Starting at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday evening studies include a variety of interests. Including a couples Bible Study, LifeKeys, Cancer Support Group, and even a run club.
Learn more about Wednesday Evening Adult Studies

 

RPC RUN CLUB

The RPC Run Club meets in front of the Historic Sanctuary on Wednesday evenings at 6:30 p.m.
All fitness levels are welcome to join.
Learn more about the RPC RUN CLUB

Music Ministry


Adult

THE CHANCEL CHOIR
The Chancel Choir is the primary adult choir of church. We sing for Sunday worship each week and for special holiday services.

THE CARILLONS (BELL CHOIR)
The Carillons (Bell Choir) is comprised of 15 members who perform on a five-octave set of English Hand Bells.

CANTATE COELI
Cantate Coeli is the auditioned chamber choir that sings selections from a wide variety of musical styles and time periods for Sundays and special services. .

LEARN MORE ABOUT ADULT MUSIC

 

Youth

96:ONE YOUTH CHOIR
96:ONE is for middle school and high school youth, grades 6-12 (RPC members and visitors).

LEARN MORE ABOUT YOUTH CHOIR

 

Children

FAMILY MUSIC
The Family Music program is for parents and children ages newborn through 3 1/2 years. This program is designed to introduce children to the world of music through singing, movement, instruments and dance in a family setting.
LEARN MORE/REGISTER

MUSIC ARTS BUNCH
Music Arts Bunch is for children ages 4-5 years. There is a limit of 20 children and registration is first-come. Students bring their lunch. Roswell Presbyterian Preschool students will be picked up directly from their classrooms.
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CELEBRATION CHOIR
The 3-year-old Celebration Choir is a music class designed to teach basic Christian children’s songs. Singing opportunities include Wednesday Evening Fellowship, Bible Sunday, Children’s Christmas Concert, and the 3 p.m. Christmas Eve Service. Children, age 3 by September 1, 2019, are eligible to participate. Classes are on Wednesday nights, 5:30-5:55 p.m., in the Multipurpose Room.

CHERUB AND CREATION CHOIRS
Cherub and Creation Choirs are for young singers, ages Pre-K and Kindergarten. Pre-K (Cherub) and Kindergarten (Creation) spend time playing singing and rhythm games, learning about the different types of voices, participating in movement activities, and learning songs to be sung in worship.

CAROL AND CHORISTER CHOIRS
The Carol and Chorister Choirs are for children in 1st through 5th grades. Both choirs learn about basic music terms, begin reading music, learn about our voice and the proper way to sing, play games, and prepare to lead worship. Children are dynamically engaged in learning about the different parts of our worship service at RPC and learn how we, as God’s children, can play an active role in the weekly church service.

HANDCHIMES
Handchimes is for children in Kindergarten through 2nd grade. Handchimes learn how to read music, use proper chiming technique, and play in church a few times throughout the year.

HANDBELLS
Our Handbell group is for children in grades 3rd through 5th. During this time children learn how to read music, use proper chiming technique, continue to advance in knowledge about handbells, and play in church a few times throughout the year.

LEARN MORE ABOUT CHILDREN AND FAMILY MUSIC

 

Congregational Care
and Discipleship Ministries

PW

Presbyterian Women (PW) is an independent national organization within the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) of more than 300,000 women. It includes every woman in the Presbyterian Church! We are an energetic and diverse group open to all women, young and old, working inside or outside the home. PW meets to impact their own spiritual lives as well as the lives of others by nurturing faith, engaging in mission, and working for justice and peace.
LEARN MORE ABOUT PRESBYTERIAN WOMEN

 

Prayers &
Squares

Prayers & Squares, the prayer quilt ministry, promotes prayer through the use of quilts. The quilt is simply the prayer carrier. Prayer Quilts are given to those who have physical, emotional, or spiritual needs for prayer. Each quilt has ribbons tied with knots as prayers are said for the recipient. 
LEARN MORE ABOUT PRAYERS & SQUARES

 

Prayer
Shawl
Ministry

Prayer Shawl Ministry volunteers meet weekly on Tuesdays, 1:00-3:00 p.m., in CLB 246, to knit or crochet shawls, blankets, and lap robes. Knitting and crocheting is mostly done in fellowship with other Roswell Presbyterian Church members, but individuals may bring finished items to the group. After a prayer by name, a prayer shawl is delivered to those recently sick or in surgery. RPC members may request a prayer shawl be delivered.
Staff Contact: Rev. Julie Ferguson
Contact: Carol Sears

 

Men
of RPC

Men of RPC is for men of all ages. This ministry has a retreat and various social gatherings and mission project opportunities scheduled throughout the year.
LEARN MORE ABOUT MEN OF RPC

 

MarriedPeople

MarriedPeople is Roswell Presbyterian Church’s marriage ministry, which exists to walk alongside couples and to provide support and care as they grow into Christ-centered marriages. One of RPC’s strategic initiatives is to strengthen families and thereby provide a solid foundation for the faith development of those in our community.
LEARN MORE ABOUT MarriedPeople

 

Wit & Wisdom

Wit & Wisdom is a diverse group of members and friends over the age of 60 who enjoy travel, luncheons, theatre, and a host of other activities. Each month, September through May, the group offers a variety of day trips and other fun-filled events. Wit & Wisdom is a wonderful way to get acquainted with Roswell Presbyterian Church members and to meet new friends
LEARN MORE ABOUT WIT & WISDOM

 

Fall Community Groups

Community Groups are now forming!
Find your group before Monday, September 23
LEARN MORE ABOUT COMMUNITY GROUPS