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Posts from March 2020

Songs for Sunday Evening, March 29, 2020

Nearer My God to TheeWords: Sarah F. Adams (1805-1848); Music: Lowell Mason (1782-1872); Public Domain Behold Our GodWords & Music: Ryan Baird, Jonathan Baird, Meghan Baird and Stephen Altrogge (2011); Used with permission Be Still My SoulWords: Katharina A. Von Schlegel (1752), trans. Jane L. Borthwick (1855); Music: Jean Sibelius (1899); Public Domain Dear Refuge…

Songs for Sunday Morning, March 29, 2020

Holy, Holy, HolyWords: Reginald Heber (1783-1826); Music: John B. Dykes (1861); Public Domain Before the Throne of God AboveWords: Charitie Lees Bancroft (1863); Music and alt. lyrics: Vikki Cook (1997); Used with permission No, Not OneWords: Johnson Oatman, Jr. (1856-1922); Music: George C. Hugg (1848-1907); Public Domain Nothing but the BloodWords & Music: Robert Lowry…

You Will Not Fear (Psalm 91:5-6)

Psalm 91:5-6 “You will not fear the terror of the night, nor the arrow that flies by day, nor the pestilence that stalks in darkness, nor the destruction that wastes at noonday.” Silent and invisible threats strike terror in our hearts. Terror by night. We are often like children afraid of the dark. We hear…

Christ, Our Only Defense (Psalm 91:4)

Psalm 91:4 “He will cover you with his pinions, and under his wings you will find refuge; his faithfulness is a shield and buckler.” The two metaphors in this verse—wings and shield—underscore the certainty, power and loving promise of God’s protection. He will cover, He shall cover, those who trust in Him. It is fixed…

Songs for Sunday Morning, March 22, 2020

My Hope Is Built on Nothing LessWords: Edward Mote (1834); Music: William B. Bradbury (1863); Public Domain The Gospel SongWords: Drew Jones (2002); Music: Bob Kauflin (2002); Streaming with permission by Sovereign Grace Make Me a Captive, LordWords: George Matheson (1842-1906); Music: George Martin (1828-1881); Public Domain All I Have Is ChristWords & Music: Jordan…

Temporary COVID-19 Adjustments at RBC

March 21, 2020 Dear Brothers and Sisters:  I pray that you are all well in Jesus Christ. Lord willing, it is my aim to keep in regular contact with you to inform you about how we can work together as a church to make needed temporary adjustments related to COVID-19. Beloved church, we have nothing…