Summer Book Studies

Summer 2024 Book Studies

RGBC will have multiple book studies throughout this coming summer. Find the details of the books and dates below! You can find these books available online where books are sold as well as in our church book stall in the foyer. Contact Pastor Jeremy if you have any questions.

Please sign up and select which book study you would like to join; feel free to sign up for multiple studies! Happy reading, RGBC!

“On the Incarnation”

On the Incarnation by Saint Athanasius, a study on June 20th at 6:00pm at RGBC, led by Jeff Smith

Athanasius lived and wrote during the early 300’s AD.  He was a champion for protecting the truth that Jesus, the Son of God, is of one substance and equal with the Father.  He writes with simplicity and precision in explaining how Jesus is both fully God and fully man.  You will not be disappointed in reading these 61 pages of a classic that has stood the test of time.

“The Gospel at Work

The Gospel at Work by Sebastian Traeger & Greg Gilbert, a study on July 10th at 6:00pm at RGBC, led by Adam Polk

Do you need help getting up Monday morning and thanking God for the privilege of work?  What even is the point of work in a Christians life?  This little book will help you unpack the powerful ways in which the gospel can transform how we do what we do.

Women's: "A Passion for the Impossible: The Life of Lillias Trotter"

A Passion for the Impossible: The Life of Lillias Trotter by Miriam Huffman Rockness on June 19th at 6:30pm, led by Amy Morris in her home

Lilias was born into a large and wealthy family in the U.K., in 1853.  She gave up a comfortable life as an artist to become a missionary to the Muslims of Algeria.  Read of how God used her life and giftings that inspired the hymn, “Turn Your Eyes Upon Jesus” and be encouraged!

Women's: "Susie: The Life and Legacy of Susannah Spurgeon"

Susie: The Life and Legacy of Susannah Spurgeon by Ray Rhodes Jr. on July 18th at 6:30pm, led by Martha Coleman at RGBC

Here is what one lady had to say after reading this book: “If you long to know that your trials will be used by God, your weakness is the way to holiness, and your faithfulness in the ordinary and hidden work of ministry is valuable to God, then…you will find a fellow sister in this book, and you will be encouraged.”

Women's: "Saving My Assassin: A Memoir"

Saving My Assassin: A Memoir by Virginia Prodan on August 15th at 6:30pm, led by Doreen Ashley at her home

This book is a story of faith and courage that chronicles the life of a woman born under communist Romania.  It will help open your eyes to the real and widespread persecution Christians face around the world, and how God is at work in amazing ways.  Reading her story will encourage you to stand firm in your faith and live boldly for Christ.