Riverdale Ministries

Connect. Grow. Serve.

More information at http://www.riverdaleministries.org/index.php?/welcome.

Celebrate Freedom Series

Celebrate Freedom: Celebrating our freedom in Christ. Sunday's at 10:45am. 

Current OASIS Series




Taste of Home


Taste of Home: Wednesdays at 5:30pm. Cost: Adults, $5; 9 years and under, $3. Sign up online at  http://riverdaleministries.org/tasteofhome or call Patti Berry at the church office at 301-249-7001, ext. 146.





Celebration of Freedom Service

Join us for our annual Celebration of Freedom Service on Sunday, June 25th as we celebrate our freedom in Christ, our nation’s independence and honor those who have stood, and continue to stand, to protect the freedoms we enjoy today. The service begins 10:00 am

Celebration of Freedom Outdoor Event

We hope you will stay and enjoy our Celebration of Freedom outdoor event & picnic. Meal tickets are available for purchase for $5 which includes a Hamburger, Hot Dog & Chips) OR bring your own meal and enjoy complimentary beverages! Feel free to bring a dessert to enter in the bake-off, or just to share!

Active military and children 3 and under will receive a free meal ticket with advance registration. 

 Click here to purchase tickets online or call the church office at 301-249-7001 ext.126.


COF Military & First Responder Registration

If you are active duty military or a first responder please let us know so we can honor you at our Celebration of Freedom Service. Click here to register online. 

COF Volunteers

COF Bake Off

17th Annual Bake-Off: Sign up to enter your favorite pie, cake or sweet treat in our Annual Bake-Off. Ribbons will be awarded for top three winners. For more information or to sign up contact Patti Berry:pberry@riverdalebaptist.org or call the church office 301-249-7001 ext.146.

COF Bike Parade

Children 10 and under are invited to enter this patriotic parade by riding a decorated bike, being pulled on a small float or wagon, or just walking in patriotic costume. Ribbons and prizes will be awarded in several categories. No registration required.

Young Adults Beach Day Trip

Spend the day connecting with other young adults and enjoying a day of fun at Virginia Beach. Click here to sign up online. For more information contact Steve Barrick:sbarrick@riverdalebaptist.org



This year’s Vacation Bible School, Riverdale Round-Up Ranch will take place July 23-27, from 6:00-8:30pm for kids 4 years old through 6th grade. For more information contact Cathy Bicevskis: cbicevkis@riverdalebaptist.org  or call 301-249-7001 ext. 152. Click here to register online.


VBS Volunteers

Volunteers, we need you to make our VBS a success again this year! If you are interested in being a part of this ministry outreach, click here to sign up online or contact Cathy Bicevskis: cbicevskis@riverdalebaptist.org

Got Breakfast?

Got Breakfast? Not everyone does. Join us Saturday, June 10, as we share breakfast and Christ’s love with the homeless in Washington, D.C. We will meet in the church parking lot at 7am. Please bring breakfast sandwiches to distribute.

Family Support

DivorceCare: Tuesday's, at 7:00 pm in the Carriage House. This support group helps you recover from the pain of separation and divorce. Most importantly, you’ll learn how to deal with the pain of the past and look forward to the rebuilding of your life.

Healing is a Choice: Thursday's at 7pm in the RBS Media Center. Women, Would you like to become all that God intended you to be?  You can, but not on your own power.  If you're like most people, you've tried to make positive changes and then given up or slidden back into old destructive patterns. Here's the good news, with God's help you can make and maintain positive changes in your spiritual, physical, mental, emotional, relational, financial, and vocational areas of your life. Space limited.

For more information or to register contact the church office at 301-249-7001 ext 147.

High Point Camp

Registration is open for High Point Camp! High Point is a week-long Christian camp experience located in the Welsh Mountains of southeastern Pennsylvania. Camp will take place from June 26th –30th   is open to all kids in 2nd through 6th grade at the time of registration. Click here to register.

Camp Patmos

Camp Patmos is located on Kellys Island, Ohio, is a week-long Christian camp experience for middle and high school students. For more information contact Aaron Everhart: aeverhart@riverdalebaptist.org.

Click on one of the following links to register:

Middle School: http://camppatmos.com/15-camps-and-events/middle-school-camps/25-unplugged-june-16-20

High School: http://camppatmos.com/14-camps-and-events/high-school-camps/28-unplugged-grades-9-12

Book of the Month

Great Expectations

Moms and Tots Life Group

Mom’s & Tot’s Life Group meets every 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month @ 10:00 am in room C-2.  Click here if you are interested in learning more about this life group.

Cool Days Camp

Cool Days Summer Camp June 12 - August 4. Ages 3 1/2-14. For more information contact Sandra Jones: sjones@rbschool.org or click here to register.

First Impressions Medical

We are currently seeking medical volunteers to be part of our First Impressions Medical team. If you are interested in helping in this area, click here to sign up online or contact the church office 301-249-7001.

Women’s 5K Club

Ladies join us each week and run or walk the 1.7 mile loop trail at Watikins Park. This is a great opportunity to meet new friends and start the morning energized. We meet at the Watkins Park Tennis Parking Lot at 9:00 am. For more information contact Cathy Bicevskis: cbicevskis@riverdaleministries.org or call 301-249-7001 ext 152.


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Contact Up to Date

Stay up to date on the latest news from Riverdale by making sure your contact information is current.  We want you to know when plans change due to inclement weather, power outages, and other unforeseen incidents by communicating through phone calls, text alerts and email. If you want to make sure your information is up to date please visit us online at rbregister.org/contact or contact the church office.

JAMS 2014

JAMS meets Wednesday nights at 6:45pm @ The Carriage House! Come out and be ready to have some fun, meet friends and learn to make wise choices in every area of your life.




The Hub

We’d love to see you at The Hub, a gathering focused on connecting God to all of life. Thursday's at 7:00pm in the Carriage House. For more information contact Steve Barrick: sbarrick@riverdaleministries.org

Joyful Hearts

Joyful Hearts: Are you interested in bringing joy to and building relationships with the residents of assisted living facilities in our community? For more information contact Debbie Messina: dmessina@riverdalebaptist.org or Carol Angle: cangle@riverdalebaptist.org  or contact the church office. 

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