Through God, Solomon wrote the Old Testament book of Proverbs so we could grow in understanding and wisdom, and so we would know what to do and how to respond to various situations in life. The starting point of wisdom is what Solomon calls, "the fear of the Lord."
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http://theridge.church/crccampusdrivein TONIGHT at 7:30 pm, CRC Campus is heading to Carmichaels, PA, for a movie at the Skyview Drive-In. Bring along a friend, and meet at the church to carpool together!
http://theridge.church/startingpoint JULY 23 after all services—you can find out more about joining a Starting Point group at a Starting Point Orientation. This is where we share a bit about what Starting Point is, what to expect from Starting Point, and we’ll answer any questions you might have. You will then be able to decide if Starting Point is right for you.
http://theridge.church/blackbearsgame Sunday,JULY 23; 3 pm tailgate/4 pm game time. Mosaic [singles] and CRC Campus are teaming up for an awesome tailgate and afternoon at the ballpark! Get more info, and purchase your ticket by TONIGHT’s deadline, at theridge.church/BlackBearsGame, to take advantage of the group rate and seating.
http://theridge.church/bbqbash JULY 30, 12:15 pm— the date and location have changed, but the all-church picnic is still happening! The church will be grilling up the burgers & hotdogs and providing the drinks & desserts—there will be volleyball and the acclaimed cornhole tournament, too! So come out after the 11 am service, and bring along your camp chairs, blankets, and a side dish. You won’t want to miss it!
http://theridge.church/crccampussummer College-aged students are invited to Summer Small Groups at The Cue on Wednesday evenings. Snacks, discussion, and a study into the book of Acts are provided each week. Groups will meet weekly through July 26, except for July 5. There’s more info at theridge.church/CRCCampusSummer.
http://theridge.church/celebraterecovery Celebrate Recovery will not meet July 3rd, but will resume Monday, July 10, from 6:30-8:30 pm. Visit theridge.church/celebraterecovery for more information about CR.
http://theridge.church/deviate Don’t miss out on the best nights of the summer! Join us Tuesday nights for over the top events, crazy fun, and amazing friends. We’ll have games and competitions throughout the summer. Bring a friend and join in.
http://theridge.church/wired Meets on Sunday evenings — Don’t miss out on Wired Sundays this summer! Each Sunday evening, Wired will have different summer-themed games and small-group devotional time. Invite a friend, and join the fun!
http://theridge.church/concert Did you hear the news? Mandisa and Danny Gokey are coming to The Ridge on October 12! Today is the final day of pre-sale tickets at theridge.church/concert. Tickets to the general public begin tomorrow.
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