- Ragland Memorial Baptist Church, Goochland, dedicated their new multi-purpose and education building on May 11. Praise the Lord.
- Enon Baptist Church, Chester, welcomes their new pastor, Jon Couch. Jon comes to us by way of Florida. Welcome.
- Forest Hill Baptist Church, Skippers, recently celebrated their 100 Anniversary with 218 in attendance. Congratulations!
- Salem Baptist Church, Goochland, recently occupied their new facility on the property located on Broad Street extended. The space includes a worship center, offices, fellowship hall, kitchen, and education space.
Around the Region Happenings:
- Steve Freeman Ministries Golf Tournament: September 13, First Tee of Chesterfield Golf Course (This was postponed due to hurricane, so check with Steve for possible openings)
The cost is $65 per person. Your Captain’s Choice foursome can check in at 10:00 AM, with lunch and shotgun start beginning at 12:15. The cost includes green fees, cart fees, lunch and dinner, along with a goodie bag of snacks, drinks, water, etc…
To sign up your team, contact Steve Freeman at 804-536-1926 or email at email@example.com
- The Isaacs in Concert: September 13, 7:00-9:00 PM, Kingsland Baptist Church
This is a free concert, but a love offering will be received.
For more information and to register, contact the church at 804-275-1285 or visit www.KingslandBaptist.com
- Worship Talks: A Lunch Conversation with Charles Billingsley, September 14, Noon-2:00,
First Baptist Church, Charlottesville
This FREE event is for worship pastors, worship leaders, and worship ministry team members and includes lunch, worship ministry resources and fellowship with other worship leaders in Central Virginia.
Billingsley is one of Christian music’s most captivating inspirational voices, but for this singer, worship leader, husband, father and teacher—it’s what’s behind the music that has truly made the man. In addition to his start with the Christian group, New Song, Charles has headlined more than 3,000 concerts and released 24 recordings as a solo artist. He is a sought-after worship leader, regularly appears at Women of Joy, Gridiron Men and Celebrators. Come hear from a worship pastor’s heart!
To register visit: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/worshiptalks-a-lunch-conversation-with-charles-billingsley-tickets-67226597563. For more information, contact Dale Fields at firstname.lastname@example.org
- See You at the Pole: September 25, 7:00 AM, Local Schools throughout the region
For more information and resources visit: https://syatp.com/
- See You at the Pole Community Gathering: September 25, 6:30 PM, Unity Park, Chester
This is a Global Day of Student Prayer
For more information about this particular community gathering, contact Allen Thompson at: email@example.com
- Family Foundation Pastors Briefing: October 1, Grove Avenue Baptist Church
(Details to come)
The Family Foundation is a non-partisan organization and does not publicly endorse or oppose candidates or political parties. This meeting will simply brief ministry leaders on legislation that will likely be taken up during the next
General Assembly session that would adversely affect churches, communities and schools.
- Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs: October 20, 6:00 PM Grove Avenue Baptist Church
A Night of Musical Edification
4 SBCV Churches come together to provide a night of praise and worship. Everyone is invited!
For more information contact Ben Little at firstname.lastname@example.org .
Pastor and Staff Prayer Breakfasts:
19: Pastor/Staff Workshop “Leading Change” – with Panel Discussion
SBCV Building, Glen Allen – 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM (Includes lunch)
26: Pastor/Staff Workshop “Leading Change” – with Panel Discussion
Northside Baptist Church, Charlottesvile – 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM (Includes lunch)
15: Pastor/Staff Workshop “Leading from the Second Chair” – with Panel Discussion
SBCV Building, Glen Allen, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM (Includes lunch)
(Focus will be on churches who are multi-staff or looking to add staff, staff relations and best practices, etc…)
29: Pastor/Staff Workshop “Doing More with Less in Ministry” – with Panel Discussion
Mount Pleasant Baptist Church, Colonial Heights, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM (Includes lunch)
(Focus will be on bi-vocational ministry, volunteers, compassion ministries, etc…)
10-12: Annual Homecoming and Breakouts, First Baptist Church, Roanoke
3: Pastors and Staff and Wives Christmas Banquet – Richmond
The Boathouse Restaurant, Rocketts Landing, Richmond
5: Pastors and Staff and Wives Christmas Banquet – Charlottesville
The Boards Head Resort, Charlottesville