Thursday, November 19, 2009

Geoff Moore - Swept Away

Geoff performed this song on OrphanSunday. This has become one of my favorite songs. Geoff and Jan Moore have two little girls adopted from China. If you want to read more about their adoption journey, check out the Geoff Moore website.

Here are the lyrics to Swept Away:

Swept Away
Written by Geoff Moore and Blair Masters

We would say your name
A hundred times a day
Like speaking words in faith
And with a mixture of
Hope and fear and trust
We prayed for the strength to wait
And dreamed of how we’d feel the day
You’d be in our arms and…

Swept away
Caught up in our love
Home to stay
You’ll never be alone
You’ll be amazed
At how much you are loved
Your life will never be the same
Once you’re swept away

What once was just a dream
Is now reaching up to me
And I hold her in my arms
Father thank You for the way
You held her all those days
That we had to spend apart
And now I see the impossible dream
Is holding me and I’m…

©2002 Songs on the ForeFront/Geoff Moore Songs
(SESAC) Admin. by EMICMP/Blair Masters Music (BMI)

Friday, November 13, 2009

Father Son Camp Out & Land Rush

River Pointe Community Church:

Father Son Camp Out & Land Rush

Step back in time to 1892 with Tough and Rowdy as they hold the 'River Pointe Land Rush.' Stake your claim to the finest property around River Pointe Lake as we cook out, camp out, and hold the River Pointe Rodeo. Bring your dad, tent, some sleeping bags, and camping gear.

Start: 4:30 pm, Friday Nov 13th
Finish: Noon, Saturday Nov 14th

$25 per family to participate
Register Online

Detailed Schedule:
4:30pm Arrivals and Registration (Get your Team assignment)
5pm Land Rush: Building River Point City Contest (Tents)
5:30pm Cookout Dinner (Hot Dogs, Chips, Drinks, Smores)
7pm Open Time
8-9pm Tuff & Rowdy Live on Stage (skits, contests)
10pm Lights Out
7am Donuts/Coffee Breakfast
8am River Pointe City Service Project (by Teams)
9am River Pointe Rodeo (Team Blue vs Green vs Red vs White Competition)*
10am Break Down Tents, Clean up River Pointe City
10:30 – 11am Everyone Depart

*Guests are invited to come watch the River Pointe Rodeo

RPC will provide all food and drinks, but it might be a good idea to bring a small cooler of water and snacks for you and your son to keep in your tent.

We will be taking Father/Son and group pictures so wear an “old west” shirt and cowboy hat if you have one.

So far, the weather forecast looks GREAT!

Contact James Scarborough with questions at