Trophies and the Gospel

Here is a great word shared by one of the members of our church. Have you ever noticed how we live in a society that seems to be obsessed with trophies? From the off-handed comments regarding the so-called “trophy spouse,” to the mindset found in youth sports today that…

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The Power to Change

Recently, I came across a old quote from Pastor and Theologian R.C. Sproul, of Ligonier Ministries and Saint Andrew’s Chapel in Sanford, FL. In his book, The Prayer of the Lord, he says this: “I think the greatest weakness in the church today is that almost no…

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Hypocrites and Hypocrisy in the Church

Probably the most common objection as to why many people today either no longer attend, or have never attended church regularly, is that “the church is filled with hypocrites.” I have heard this reason stated more times (and by more people) that I can possibly recall regarding their own…

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The Darkness of Depression

“You have caused my beloved and my friend to shun me; my companions have become darkness.” – Psalm 88:18 Wow, in reading this Psalm this morning I was stuck by these words of Heman the Ezrahite, one of the Sons of Korah, who is clearly writing from a…

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Worship – Do you worship your worship experience?

Worship is important. In fact, it is impossible to read the Psalms, or indeed any other book in the Bible, without being able to see just how important worship is to God, and because of that – how vital it should be to us. Not long ago, I…

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An encouraging word for the church on Good Friday

Today is Good Friday, the day when Christians remember and give thanks for the crucifixion of Jesus. What was a horrible Friday for Jesus, can be a Good Friday for us, because Jesus gave everything, He gave Himself, so that God could forgive us of our sins and…

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Worship starts at 10:30 am, Daylight Savings Time begins tomorrow!

Just a friendly reminder that we “Spring forward” an hour tomorrow as Daylight Savings Time begins. Don’t forget to set your clocks forward an hour before going to bed tonight. Morning worship starts at 10:30 a.m. We hope to see you then!

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Presbyterian Church in Cartersville

Being a new church in Cartersville, we are often asked what kind of church we are at Riverside Community Church. While that can mean a lot of different things, most often what people are asking is: what denomination is your church affiliated with? Riverside Community Church is…

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What we have in the Bible

In preparation for worship this Sunday,  I was reminded of an incredible truth from the Bible in 2 Peter 1:16-19. There the apostle Peter says (regarding his and the apostle’s testimony of Jesus): ” 16 We did not follow cleverly invented stories when we told you about the power…

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New Year’s Resolution

Happy New Year! January 1 marks a time in which we give thanks for God’s grace to us in the year that has passed, but also look forward to what He might bring in the year to come. Many see the new year as an opportunity to…

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Riverside Community Church
Sundays at 10:30 am
311 Old Mill Road
Cartersville, Ga 30120
(470) 315-2344

Riverside Community Church is a mission church of the Presbyterian Church in America (PCA)