Prepare Ye the Way!

Prepare Ye the Way!

Advent is coming – what do I do now? How do I “prepare”? As your Minister of Music, I actually have a very specific musical instruction this week: please take a few minutes to become more familiar with this Sunday’s Processional Hymn, Hymn 6, “Jesus Comes with...
Staff Spotlight: Jennifer Didlake

Staff Spotlight: Jennifer Didlake

Note: This is a series of posts aimed at helping you get to know your church staff in a more personal way. We hope you enjoy! Jennifer Didlake has served as a Wednesday night childcare provider at RRCB since 2002, and this fall came on as the nursery class lead...
Of Halloween and All Saints

Of Halloween and All Saints

With ghouls and goblins roaming the streets after dark, one might think that Halloween is at odds with our Christian faith. But that’s not necessarily true. The celebration of Halloween dates back before the birth of Christianity and was celebrated by the Celtic...
Giving Thanks

Giving Thanks

It’s no secret that River Road Church can rightly be called a “niche church” due to the formality of our worship style, the architecture of our worship spaces, our ecumenical outlook, and the incredible preaching we hear week after week! (Just kidding on that last...

Jet Trails

A year ago this week our lives turned upside down. We took a call from Daniel Glaze asking us to come to Richmond the last week of October in view of a call to RRCB. We took some deep breaths, said some prayers, and told our employers, families, a few close friends,...
Staff Spotlight: Cassandra Ducca

Staff Spotlight: Cassandra Ducca

Note: This is a series of posts aimed at helping you get to know your church staff in a more personal way. We hope you enjoy! Cassandra has been on staff as the church’s Communications Specialist since September 2011. She is a native of the east coast, having lived in...