Normal office hours:
Mondays: office closed
Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays: 8 am-noon and 1-3 pm
(if you need to come by during the lunch hour please call ahead)
Fridays: 8 am-2 pm
Sunday, March 24:
10:00 am Worship Service
Monday, March 25: (office closed)
Tuesday, March 26:
9:30-11:00 am Women’s Bible Study
Wednesday, March 27:
6:30-8:00 pm Middle School & High School
Thursday, March 28:
6:00-8:00 pm Reboot Combat Recovery
Friday, March 29:
6:45 am Men’s Bible Study at Cutters Point
Grow Groups are small groups of RRCC attenders who meet in a home, generally once a week, to study together and build friendships. Check the Grow Groups webpage for a list of all the groups.
Youth Meeting in March
Middle School & High School:
Thursdays from 6:00-8:00 pm, beginning March 28
This is a 12-week course to address the moral and spiritual wounds of war. Dinner and childcare are provided. For more information, or to offer to help, contact Eric Scott.
Church Work Day—Bring the whole family!
Saturday, April 6, 9am-noon
Time to tidy up our church grounds for Easter! We’ll be weeding, trimming ground cover, blowing off sidewalks (and parking lot), and moving some branches and trees that were taken down after the snowstorm. Bring work gloves, hand tools, wheel barrows, tarps, gas-powered weed-whackers, blowers and trucks to haul off debris. Questions? Contact Lynette Anderson.
Save Your Stuff! Youth fundraiser
Saturday, April 6 from 10am-1pm at Lacey Value Village
Items needed: Clothes, shoes, books, accessories (purses, backpacks, belts, etc.), and bed/bath items (sheets, comforters, shower curtains, towels, etc.). Smaller household items that can fit in a bag or box are also welcome. NO large or bulky items please. Bring your items to the church Sunday, March 31, or April 2-5 between 8am– 2pm. You are also welcome to take them directly to our volunteers working the Lacey Value Village collection point on Saturday, April 6 from 10am-1pm.
Needlers—Quilters: Next meeting Monday, April 8
Meeting the 2nd Monday and 4th Saturday, noon-4:00 pm
Our Quilters meet to make items for people with long-term illness or disabilities, new parents, and local charities. A flyer of the 2019 schedule is available in the lobby. Questions? Contact Pat Keeley or Rosalea Carslin.
Church Photo Directory
We’re hoping to print the new directory in early April. If you missed getting your info and photo in, contact the office.
Global 6K for Water
Saturday, May 4, at 9:00 am
We will be hosting our second annual 6K for Water Run/Walk! The entry fee, which provides each registered participant with a unique running bib, t-shirt and finishers medal, is $50 for adults, and $25 for 18 and under. All funds go to provide clean water for a child in the Democratic Republic of Congo. This is an amazing event that is open to our community, so please, INVITE family and friends to participate! To register go to
Faith In Action Sunday
On Sunday, May 5, as in past years—we will again take the morning to be the church in our community through a variety of service projects. Worship will be from 9:00-9:30 am. Projects from 9:45-11:45 am. Then lunch and celebration back at the church from noon-1:30pm. The sign up sheets are on the wall in the main room. Find a project that fits for you, and sign up. Questions? Contact Carrol Johnston.
Search Team for New Lead Pastor
The Pastoral Search Team is currently in Phase 1: Building a Profile. Thank you for participating in our survey! The Search Team members are Joel Birchman (Chair), Jim Larson, Jennifer Gaffney, Ellen Scott, Roger Jones, Phyllis Brock, Bethany Doak, Nowell Grothe, Ben Lyons, and Ashley Nelson. You are encouraged to speak with any of the team members.
Giving online at RRCC is made simple through the option available through our website.
Giving by text message
You can now give to River Ridge by text message from your smartphone. Simply send the dollar amount to (360) 234-3986. The first time you do so, you'll be asked to click on a link to a secure page where you enter your payment information. To minimize fees for the church, we ask you to consider choosing to have the money taken directly from your bank account (known as ACH). You can also have it charged to your credit or debit card. Thank you for your generosity! Watch for more information on this and other giving options. Questions? Contact Dennis Anderson, Church Administrator.
Family Support Center (FSC)—Diapers needed
Diapers can be placed in the FSC box in the lobby. Opened bags are also welcome. Monetary donations or checks, payable to “FSC” and noted ‘for diapers’, can be placed in the designated jar in the foyer. Questions? Contact Heather Birchman.
River Ridge Covenant Church on Facebook
You can see the latest photos and updates on our Facebook page by clicking the Facebook icon on the right side of our website and joining.
RRCOV on Twitter
Stay up-to-date with all the goings on at River Ridge Covenant. Follow us on Twitter @RRCOV and we'll keep you in the loop. If you don’t ‘Tweet’ you can follow us on the home page of our website. We’ll use this for urgent messages as well (i.e. service cancelled due to weather).