Growing in Generosity, Rooted in Faith

Growing in Generosity, Rooted in Faith

For over 70 years, River Road Church, Baptist has been Growing in Generosity and Rooted in Faith. We have inherited deep roots of thoughtfully faithful ministry, and for that we give thanks to God. In return, we seek to grow in giving of our time, our talents, and our treasure. Thank you for your generosity!

Commitment Sunday
October 22, 2017

We All Have Something to Give

Last Sunday night we celebrated the Advent Season with our annual Christmas Choral Concert. As a member of the Chancel Choir, I had the good fortune to participate in that glorious celebration of Bach’s Magnificat and Cantata 147. Thank you Bob Gallagher and to all my...

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Priorities

When we moved to Richmond five years ago, we immediately started visiting churches. For us not to have a church community would be an unimaginable void. From our early life, church has pointed us to THE ANCHOR in all the ups and downs of life. In our new city we...

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There are a lot of Churches in Richmond

We give because we are thankful for this church and the people here. When we moved to Richmond from Bermuda in 2009, we began looking for a church. In Bermuda, we were members of the Church of Scotland. The tiny church was founded in 1719 and had no air conditioning,...

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Our Church is a Gift

River Road Church, Baptist is my home. When I came to the church for the first time in May of 1995, Ann and Sid Hays welcomed me into the kindergarten Sunday School class. From that time on, I could not imagine being anywhere else. I have grown up at River Road...

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Why We Support RRCB

I recently reread the first couple of chapters of A History of River Road Church, Baptist 1946-1996. Those two chapters recount how River Road Church grew from a dream of about a dozen laypersons in 1944 to a congregation of 855 members by the end of 1960. My parents...

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Praise God from Whom All Blessings Flow

We give of our time, talents, and financial resources to our Church to praise God for all the many gifts we have been given. God has blessed us in so many ways! I am sure you can relate to many of these blessings. I am blessed with a loving husband. We are blessed...

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Experiencing God

There are many ways to support the life of a church. Through monetary gifts, time, and talents, individuals are able to support their church family. Scott and I have involved ourselves at River Road for many reasons. We enjoy the fellowship of friends, helping others...

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Stewardship, Generosity, Falling in Love, and Prayer

So much has been said and written about stewardship and generosity. Basically, it all boils down to this: The more you give, the better you’ll feel, and the more joyful you’ll be. However, regardless of how inspirational the talk and elegant the writing, the practice...

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Why We Give to RRCB

Linda and I give to RRCB for several reasons. The first reason is because RRCB has become our church. Our two daughters grew up in the church, were baptized in the church, and were married in the church. Over the approximately 40 years we have been members of RRCB, we...

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