GEMS & CADETS
GEMS is a girls’ club for first through eighth graders. Meeting time is 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. every other Wednesday evening from September to May. They are involved with crafts, games, Bible lessons, badge work, special projects, special trips and the Pine Wood Derby.
CADETS is a boys’ club for first through eighth graders. The club meets every other Wednesday, 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., September to May. Meetings include craft projects, games, merit badge work, and a Bible lesson. There are also special activities such as a fall outing, the Pine Wood Derby races and a spring campout!
These clubs give children an opportunity to build healthy relationships with other youth and adults in a safe context, while learning about God, the world, and themselves!
Vacation Bible School
Each summer we offer a week of Vacation Bible School to community children four years old through 5th grade, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Bible stories, crafts, singing, and an annual event!
Junior High Youth Group
Grades 6th-8th prides itself in having fun in God’s House. We meet every other Wednesday night from 6:15-8:00 p.m. and play games, eat food, and spend time in the word as we learn about Christ and what he has in store for our lives!! Other activities are scheduled throughout the year as well.
Senior High Youth Group
High school students meet weekly to enhance their faith through life-changing messages based on the Bible. We have an exciting ministry for students in grades 9th-12th. High School students have a chance to meet with other Sr. High students on Sunday evenings from 6-8:00 p.m. in fellowship and lesson. We focus on relationships with each other, and most importantly the relationship with Jesus Christ!! They are also involved in community service projects, mission activities and social events.
Mothers of Preschoolers (MOPS)
MOPS is for all mothers with children from birth through kindergarten. Meetings include fellowship, speakers, discussion groups, creative activities, refreshments, leadership opportunities and child care. MOPS meets the third Wednesday of the month (Sept.-May) 9 – 11:15 AM. Bible/Book study and social activities are also periodically provided throughout the year. All are welcome. MOPS is a non-denominational organization. It is a privilege for Rolling Acres Christian Reformed Church to sponsor them here at our church. Call the church office for more information.
Praise and Worship Teams meet to lead the congregation in worship and singing during Sunday worship. Vocalists, drummers, keyboardists, and various other musicians comprise the teams.
Special Music – Individuals and ensembles frequently participate in worship services by sharing their vocal and instrumental gifts.
Sports – Many of the men and women of the church enjoy athletics. They often form teams that play volleyball, basketball, softball and golf. Each year we have a Church Softball League that plays on Friday nights.