2018 will bring with it great opportunities to strengthen and challenge our church families to grow in their walk with the Lord. We hope that will join us for some, or all, of the following!
Virginia Global Response volunteers are serving now in Puerto Rico to provide meals and help restore homes damaged as a result of Hurricane Maria in September of 2017. Pray how you can serve and visit our website: sbcv.org/puertorico.
YEC 2018 is taking place January 12-13 at London Bridge Baptist Church. This Youth Evangelism Conference is a great place for youth groups to have fun through games and worship and also be challenged to live for Christ. Details are on our website: sbcv.org/yec.
Boots on the Ground Training is an interactive training, led by former IMB missionaries, designed to encourage and equip mission teams to effectively engage unreached peoples with the Gospel. January 12-13, participants will learn current, practical, and reproducible methodologies and strategies being used to make disciples at home and abroad. Learn more here: sbcv.org/bootsontheground.
Make plans January 16-19 to attend Missions College on the IMB’s main training campus outside of Richmond, Virginia. This will be an opportunity for fellowship and training and to feel the synergy of churches coming together, learning from one another, and interacting with experienced field missionaries as we partner more effectively to fulfill the Great Commission. Details here: sbcv.org/missionscollege.
Join us February 1 at Mount Pleasant Baptist Church for the Leadership Summit with Dr. Johnny Hunt. A special lunch breakout with Dr. Hunt is being offered for young pastors. Information and details on the summit and young pastors’ luncheon can be found on our website. Register now at sbcv.org/leadershipsummit.
Pastors’ Day at the Capitol is a time to hear from law makers by attending a general assembly session and to pray for the Commonwealth of Virginia and its leaders. This will take place on February 8. Lunch is provided. Seating is limited. Register here: sbcv.org/dayatthecapitol.
Empowered Conference is a one-day, free event that focuses on evangelism to share practical ways to have Gospel conversations. This powerful day will feature keynote speakers Dr. David Wheeler and Dr. Alvin Reid on February 27. Register now: sbcv.org/ec.
The North Africa Middle Eastern (NAME) Affinity Summit will be held February 23-24 at Bethel Baptist Church in Yorktown. If you and your church are actively working to reach NAME Peoples, or if you simply want to know how to get started in partnering together, then join us for a time of training and prayer for NAME Peoples. Registration available now here: sbcv.org/namesummit.