Deacon Ordination

Please join
Russellville Baptist Church
for the Deacon Ordination of

Tony Amos  
Steve Ellis
Derek Parker
Brian Stillfield

Sunday, August 18, 2019
4:00 p.m.

Carry-In Meal Following Ordination

5209 Simpson Street, Russellville, Missouri

The service will include the organization of an ordaining council, interrogation of the candidates, and a worship/celebration time. Ordained men of Southern Baptist churches are invited to
participate in the Ordination Council.



Bro. Dinzel's Retirement Dinner, August 25, Noon

Bro. Dinzel has announced his retirement effective August 31, 2019.  We are having a carry-in meal for him and Diane following the morning worship service August 25.  Please join us for this retirement fellowship to extend our best wishes for their retirement.  Meat and drinks are provided.  Please bring a couple of side dishes, salads or desserts to share during the fellowship time.


Evening Worship Services Canceled August 18 and August 25


Special Business Meeting, Sept. 8, 11:30 a.m.

There will be a special business meeting held immediately following the morning worship service for the purpose of selecting a pastor search committee.  All RBC members are urged to attend.



Youth Time Change, 6:30 p.m.

The youth will return to their normal start time of 6:30 p.m. on August 21.


Operation Christmas Child Donations

We collect items all through the year.  All items must be new. We will also send $9 with each box to cover shipping. If you prefer to give monetarily, use the designated offering envelopes in your pew and write Shoebox on the blank.  The children fill the shoeboxes with the donated items in November. Once shipped, the boxes, along with a copy of the Gospel message, are distributed to children across the globe. If you have questions, contact Sarah Stillfield. 



RAs, First Wednesday of Each Month, September-May, 7:00 p.m.

RAs is for boys grades 1-6; the purpose is to build biblical character into the lives of boys who one day will be the leaders in our church.  They will meet the first Wednesday of each month during the school year. For more information, contact Brian Stillfield.  September 7 will be their first meeting of the school year.



Fellowship Supper & Business Meeting, Second Sunday Each Month

The Fellowship Supper will begin at 5:30 p.m. followed by the business meeting at 6:30 p.m.  Childcare is provided.


Children's Bible Drill, Sundays, September-April, 6:00 p.m.

Bible Drill is for all students grades 2-6.  This program will help children develop strong Bible skills.  The second grade children will concentrate on learning the books of the Bible.  The children in grades 3-6 will learn the books of the Bible and memorize key biblical passages which will enable them to be more proficient in their individual Bible studies. They will meet each Sunday, September-April, at 6:00 p.m. 



TeamKids, Wednesdays, September-May, 7:00 p.m.

TeamKids is a Wednesday night program designed just for kids ages three years through 4th grade.  It includes great Bible stories, fun music, cool arts and crafts, plus exciting games and tasty snacks.  TeamKids runs through the school year.  Along with that comes a sign-up sheet for the adults to volunteer to help provide snacks for the kids.



Children & Youth Programs 

  • TeamKids--Wednesday--ages 3 years-4th grade--September through May 
    This will be another exciting year with the children.  There is a separate class for preschoolers.  TeamKids meet on Wednesday nights from 7:00-8:00 p.m. during the school year.  This is a fun time with Bible stories, games and snacks. 
    We invite all of you to bring your children to TeamKids and/or the youth group each Wednesday.
  • Youth Bible Study--Wednesday--grades 5-12--January through December
    The youth will meet every Wednesday from 6:30-8:00 p.m. for Bible study, mission projects and games. 
  • Bible Drill--Sunday--grades 2-6--September through April
    They will meet each Sunday evening from 6:00-7:00 p.m.
  • RAs--1st Wednesday of each Month--Boys in grades 1-6--September through May
    RAs is for boys in grades 1-6.  RAs (Royal Ambassadors) reaches boys for Christ and leads them to become ambassadors for Christ through commitments to developing biblical character and virtues.  In addition to the biblical studies and life application instructions, they will participate in exciting activities such as camping and biking.

Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up.
                                                                                                                                                 Galatians 6:9


Russellville Mobile Food Pantry

The Missouri Food Bank distributes food to Russellville on the second Tuesday of each month. The truck is located in the parking lot of Trinity Lutheran Church, 13007 Route C, from 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.  For more information see the following website:


Collegiate Ministry at Lincoln

Collegiate Ministry continues another great year of partnering with the students of Lincoln University to spread the Gospel on campus and around the world. The fellowship night and Bible study has changed to Thursdays with the doors opening at 6:00 p.m. and Bible study at 8:00 p.m. The last Thursday of the month is evangelism night with supper at 6:00 p.m. (provided by one of the Concord Baptist Association churches) followed by a worship service and gospel presentation. Many students from the US and around the world are coming to know Jesus and are being discipled through this local ministry.


Love Packages--Recycled literature 

We are collecting old Christian literature to re-distribute.  There is a box in the library where you can place your donations.  Items wanted are Sunday school literature, Bibles, Christian magazines, Christian paperback books, etc.  See complete list on the box.