Laugh Your Way…!

Go HERE for more info — about this great new fellowship @ 10:45 am Sunday mornings — for men, women, couples, singles, everyone !

for BETTER relationships, marriages, understanding of men & women !

= Bring a friend or come make new ones over coffee & goodies after the worship service ! more @




Monumental Movie – 18 Nov

6 pm Sunday 18 November — MONUMENTAL the movie —
“In search of America’s national treasure”

Snacks & fun – learn how the Pilgrim’s founding principles
for America = the same basics for our individual lives today!

bring a friend or come & make new ones !

iVoteValues & Election Info

more info here – National Day of Prayer Task Force 

iVoteValues event – 6 pm Sunday 28 October @ Riverside – download poster =  – Iowa Elections Division   –
 – Commit to Pray for America -and-  – Iowa Faith & Freedom Coalition  – The Family Leader American Family Association Action 2012 -and-
  – Family Research Council –  – Compare Party Platforms  – Compare Presidential Candidates   – Congress  – CitizenLink  – Restore America  – – American Family Assoc: Voter Resources  – Christian Coalition: Voter Guides  – Eagle Forum: Election Central  – National Right to Life: Voting Records   – Pew Forum: Religion and Politics

OTHER NEWS ETC LINKS  – WORLD magazine  – Chuck Colson  – Albert Mohler – For all Christians  – The Manhattan Declaration×7  – Prayer Guide

Youth Opportunities !

Sunday School — 10:45 am Sunday mornings

AWANA — 6:30 pm Wednesday evenings at Sioux Rapids Baptist Church — for children K-6 !

FCA — 7 pm Wednesday evenings at various locations — see Tim & Lorie Wittmaack for details !

BRICK — 6:30 pm Wednesday evenings for youth 12-&-up ! = “Built Right in Christ’s Kingdom” – see Neil Krummen for details !

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Women’s Luncheon

Thursday 16 August – 12 noon potluck for “Riverside Women’s Ministries” annual meeting. Each bring one small dish. New officers will be installed. Contact Laura Weier for more info.



Hidden Acres Camps

Hidden Acres Camps
Posted on Friday, May 25 2012

Check out for all the details about the amazing opportunities for all ages at the EFCA’s “Hidden Acres Christian Center”

Church Unique

Church Unique
Posted on Friday, May 25 2012

You’re invited to join the Elders and other leaders for inspiring discussions about what makes our church unique — as we seek the Lord together for His vision for our future ! More info at – and watch bulletins and our website for schedule information.

2012 Calendar Highlights

2012 calendar highlights
Posted on Monday, December 19 2011

EFCA Central District—2012 calendar = Check out the website for news!

 January 6-8 – SCRAPBOOKING at Hidden Acres Camp near Dayton, with Follow Hard Ministries

 January 6-8 – IMPACT high school youth conference at Coralville Marriott – gather with youth from all over Iowa (see

 various weekends – WINTER BLASTjunior high youth conference, at Hidden Acres, on various weekends in Jan and Feb (see

 January 20-22 – MENS RETREAT “No Compromise” – at Hidden Acres Christian Center near Dayton IA (see 

 January 29 – Annual Congregational Meeting

 March 4-6 – ANNUAL CONFERENCE –at Valley Church in West Des Moines – with activities for men and women

 March 23-25 – SPORTSMENS RETREAT – outdoor shooting, indoor archery, and much more at Hidden Acres. See

 March 30-31 – OUTDOOR TRAINING RETREAT – special SportsMens event w/ training sessions & more

 this summer – HIDDEN ACRES – See or call 515-547-2751 for details for children, students, men, women and families!

Men’s Bible Study

Men’s Bible Study – Saturday mornings
Posted on Wednesday, July 13 2011

Hey guys – join us at 7 AM on Saturday’s for great food and fellowship as we dig into God’s Word together – at Larry Sundblad’s shop, 610 Birch Street, in Sioux Rapids. Call Larry at 283-2067 for more info.