Sanctity for Human Life Sunday
- January 22
- This event is where the community has the opportunity of helping to provide compassion and renewal of God’s image to those who have been impacted by sexual brokenness and abortion. Every year, thousands of churches across America set aside time to highlight the Sanctity of Human Life
. In Richmond, our Mayor and Commissions have proclaimed and ordered the month of January as Sanctity for Human Life month. Also, the Ray County Women’s Resource Center will celebrate this day by having a Pie and Cake auction at the Eagleton Civic Center from 2p - 4p. This will be the kick-off also for our Baby Bottle Drive where we give churches the opportunity to collect change in baby bottles as a fundraiser for the Center.
- February 28
- Gumbo Night - This is a Christian event and popular cultural phenomenon that dates back thousands of years. Also known as Carnival it is celebrated in many countries around the globe whose populations are largely Roman Catholic. It begins on the on the day before the season of Lent begins. We will begin serving at 6p and finish up by 9p.
Breakfast With Our Pastors
- March 16
- We want to thank the 70 pastors in our area by setting aside this time to appreciate them as well as deliver our vision for the center so that they in turn can pass it on to their congregations. We will serve from 6:30a - 8:30a at the United Christian Presbyterian Church.
- April 22
with a rain date of April 29 - Held at Bird Fever Hunting Preserve, this will be an all day event where the first place team will win $500 and the second place team will win $250. ATA rules will apply. Shooters supply their own ammunition. Will use reverse scoring in the case of a tie with optional top gun and rat races.
Barbecue In The Park
- September 16
- This will be our 2nd Annual BBQ held at Maurice Roberts Park. We've asked Rob Kinnard to D J. Will have Volleyball Tournaments, best out of three or one hour limit, as many teams as we can get. Horseshoe Tournaments, Kid's games, etc. Pulled pork or brisket will be offered with the usual side dishes for $8/plate. Later that evening, we will have a Ice Cream Social where we will offer $4/two scoops of ice cream with the fixing with cake or cookies.