Members from all generations enjoy warm fellowship through a variety of church activities throughout the year. Whether it is enjoying a summer picnic, serving the community or singing Christmas carols on a frosty evening, joy is found in being together with our brothers and sisters in Christ. View our photo gallery of events below and visit our Facebook page for additional pictures.
Ladies Day Trip
On Sunday June 4, RBC was delighted to have two speakers from Faith Free Presbyterian Church in Greenville, SC. Dr. Mark Allison spoke in Sunday School, and Rev. Colin Mercer preached in the morning and evening services.
Harford Christian School held its 47th Commencement for the Class of 2017 in the Ziegler Auditorium. Rev. Colin Mercer from Faith Free Presbyterian Church was the keynote speaker, and he spoke on Mark 8:36: “For what shall it profit a man, if he shall gain the whole world, and lose his own soul?”
On May 31, Reformation Bible Church hosted the 47th Baccalaureate Service for the Class of 2017 at Harford Christian School. Pastor McKnight preached to the seniors and their families from Psalm 17 on finding satisfaction in God.
East Africa Pastors’ Conferences
Pastor McKnight and Steve Arnold traveled to East Africa in late April and early May to conduct three pastors’ conferences in Uganda and Kenya. The focus of these conferences was on the book of I Timothy.
ACCC Spring Rally
On April 24, the American Council of Christian Churches held its annual Spring Rally at Morrow Bible Church in Centerburg, Ohio. Before the service, Executive Secretary Dan Greenfield gave a presentation of the Council at nearby Peniel Bible Camp. The following day, Executive Committee members met at the church for a business meeting.
From April 14-21, a group from RBC traveled to Jamaica to conduct Vacation Bible School at a number of churches. Once again, Brad and Esther Fleming led the VBS, and this time were accompanied by Sarah Rehn and Miles and Lois Carper. There was great excitement to be able to return to Jamaica and minister to the children.
Men’s Spring Prayer Meeting
On Saturday April 8, RBC hosted a quarterly prayer meeting with men from Malvern Free Presbyterian Church and the Bible Presbyterian Church of Marcus Hook. Dr. Stephen Pollock, Malvern’s newly installed pastor, preached to the men from II Chronicles 14. The men then spent an hour in prayer, followed by a time of food and fellowship in the chandelier lobby.
On Sunday evening April 2, Pastor McKnight had Dr. Paul Elliott of Teaching the Word Ministries speak to the congregation on The Presbyterian Church in America: Its Compromised Past, Present Apostasy, and Spiritually Bleak Future. Dr. Elliott also gave this message at the 2016 Fall Convention of the American Council of Christian Churches.
On Sunday March 19, the congregation was delighted to hear three messages from Dr. Ed Panosian, retired history professor from Bob Jones University. Pastor McKnight heard Dr. Panosian give two of these messages while at the 2016 Fall Convention of the American Council of Christian Churches, and asked if he would also come and deliver them to RBC.
On February 11, the Family Council hosted its Winter Fellowship. At 5 PM, a number of families assembled in the Fellowship Hall for a time of food and games. The evening concluded with a hymn-sing and devotional from II Thessalonians 3:1.