Children and Families Ministry invites the entire Rockland family...
Revealer of God's Love
Friday, May 2,
with dessert buffet —
in Fellowship Hall
Note: No Adult Ed on Easter Sunday
Adult Education: A listing of classes and Bible studies is now on the Discipleship Ministry page.
HOLY WEEK and EASTER
Therefore we have been buried with him by baptism into death, so that, just as Christ was raised from the dead by the glory of the Father, so we too might walk in newness of life. Romans 6:4 NRSV
• MAUNDY THURSDAY service April 17 at 7pm
• GOOD FRIDAY Music and Quiet Time Noon-1pm
• EASTER SUNDAY
He is risen! Special worship service times at 8:00 am, 9:30 am, 11:00 am.
Please note these Children's Ministry programming changes for Easter only... 8:00 am: Nursery for newborn through age 4; ages 5 and above, worship with your family in the sanctuary. 9:30 and 11:00 am: Nursery for newborn through age 3; preschool and kindergarten in rooms 113/114; first grade and older, worship with your family in the sanctuary.
• Baptism and Reaffirmation of Baptism
Sunday, April 27 at both worship services, 8:30 am and 10:00 am, we will be baptizing those who desire to be baptized or re-baptized. Pastor Ken enthusiasically encourages you to consider participating!
→Please attend one of two classes offered — Sunday, 4/13, 11:20-12:20; or Tuesday, 4/22, 7-8pm — to learn more about the meaning of baptism and why it is so important in the Christian life. Please RSVP for a class to 303-526-0668 x201.
• And... 4/27 Bright Sunday festivities in fellowship hall following the 10:00 worship service. Potluck luncheon with fried chicken begins at 11:30 in fellowship hall. A-F dessert; G-R salads or fruit; S-Z side dish.
Wear your brightest clothing, biggest smiles, and come fellowship with each other -- in celebration of "God's supreme joke played on death." He is Risen, indeed!
Dietrich Bonhoeffer: Life and Writings (a four-part DVD)
April 29, 7:00-8:15 pm;
May 6, 7:00-8:15 pm
New Groups Forming for
Sign ups due April 27—whether or not you have signed up before:
Chris.Odell@comcast.net or 303-526-0149
Each group is made up of 7 or 8 adults, couples and singles, who meet together at a different host home once a month for the next four months.
The host furnishes the main dish; the others bring the rest of the meal. It's a great way to get better acquainted within the church family.
May 4: Come & Consider Class for Prospective New Members
Sunday, May 4, 11:20-12:20 in room 106 downstairs.
Please RSVP to Kathy McManus. Childcare is available here with advance notice. Attendance at this informal class led by Pastor Ken is required to become a member at Rockland.
The class covers Rockland's history, our shared beliefs, and opportunities to get involved here. This one-hour class is held approximately once per quarter.
Music Reading Class
No matter what your reason for learning, we want to teach you to read music! Sunday mornings, 9:30-9:50, in the choir room. Lori Schneider, 970-333-1409.