Shame and Hiding – Sarah DeLotelle

Author: Sarah DeLotelle At that moment their eyes were opened, and they suddenly felt shame at their nakedness. So they sewed fig leaves together to cover themselves – Genesis 3:7 I want you to think back to a dark time in your life…a time called middle school…braces, acne, a regretful perm or two…or eight (the […]

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Women’s Retreat Packing List and Info

We are so excited that you’re joining us for Rising Church’s first ever Women’s Retreat! Here is what you need to know for the weekend. If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to email me at sarahdelotelle@risingchurch.org. My team and I have been praying for you by name and we can’t wait to welcome you! Arrival […]

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A Special Gathering Outreach

Who can Volunteer? Men or women, 18 and over. What: The Gathering is hosting a youth night at the Gainesville Detention Center! The event  will include: worship, games, a message, small groups, and refreshments. We are estimating an attendance of 60 youth and will divide them into 3 groups of 20 – 2 groups of […]

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A Snapshot of the September Gathering

  The September Gathering held fall treats, warm lights, sweet moments of prayer, and a timely message from Sarah Holley! Sarah spoke on the women with the issue of blood in Mark 5:25-34, and about how Jesus wanted to heal her physically, emotionally, spiritually, socially, and relationally. It was the first time I had ever […]

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Rahab the Prostitute – Melanie Peterson

Author: Melanie Peterson Scripture References—Joshua 2:1, 3; 6:17-25; Matthew 1:5; Hebrews 11:31; James 2:25 Rahab lived around 3,000 years ago in a Gentile land called – Canaan, more specifically the city of Jericho, which is now part of the region of Israel. Rahab was a prostitute living among adulterous people. It was a city ravaged […]

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I Miss You – Paige Winn

Author: Paige Winn I’m the mom of teenagers. Teenage boys. And oh, how I love them, but they can be challenging…  Every now and then I let my heart go back to when they were little boys.  They would run to me, arms wide open, with huge smiles because I was the most important person […]

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How Your Thoughts Can Ruin A Relationship – Lysa TerKeurst

Every Monday I post an article, devotion, or video from one of my favorite authors, speakers, or ministers. Today I’ve  shared a video from Lysa Terkeurst on how our thoughts can ruin a relationship. Lysa is president of Proverbs 31 Ministries and the New York Times best-selling author of Uninvited, The Best Yes, Unglued, Made to […]

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