Discipleship

Books cost $13 – you don’t need one in advance. Our next study started on Tuesday, Feb 25 and will begin for the Sunday group, March 2! We’re beginning the book of Malachi, A Love That Never Lets Go written by Lisa Harper. Lisa is a new author for us and I think we’ll enjoy […]

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Education : March 2014

by boltd on March 1, 2014

The Lenten season is almost here! Ash Wednesday, March 5, marks the beginning of Lent. The Adult Christian Education team has been working hard in preparation for our Lenten activities. We hope you will plan to take advantage of these as activities and invite others to do so as well. Tuesday Lenten Lunch and Devotions: […]

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Discipleship : Feb 2014

by boltd on February 1, 2014

Each New Year brings with it new opportunities. Every new day brings with it the possibility for new problems. Some opportunities call us beyond our “comfort zones,” and dealing with difficult problems often stretches us far beyond places we would willingly choose for ourselves. Whether we want to be able to accept challenging opportunities or […]

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Education : December 2013

by boltd on December 6, 2013

Advent is a wonderful time of year. For me, it is one of the most meaningful additions to my church experience that was not observed in Baptist life growing up. Its focus on anticipation and preparation of Christ’s coming provides a meaningful way to enjoy the season on a deeper level. Observing Advent is a […]

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Education : November 2013

by boltd on November 1, 2013

The Thanksgiving season is now upon us. Let me share a few things for which I am thankful. I am thankful for Jim Roark, Allan Wright and all of our Adult Bible Study teachers who faithfully prepare each week to teach the Bible and lead class members in discussing its message for today. I hope […]

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New Women’s Bible Study

by boltd on November 1, 2013

The Gifts of Imperfection by Brené Brown, PhD. Dr. Brown is a researcher, writer, and professor. She is a member of the research faculty at the University of Houston Graduate College of Social Work, where she has spent the past ten years studying the concept that she calls Wholeheartedness, posing the questions: How do we […]

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Financial Peace University begins Sept 29

by boltd on September 18, 2013

This Financial Peace University 9-week class will be on Sunday mornings from 8:00 – 10:00 AM beginning on 29 September. Childcare will be provided. If you have ANY interest in attending these classes please put your contact info on the bulletin tab during the offering or contact Marsha McAlister at 345-1568 for more info (marsha.mcalister@gmail.com) […]

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Education : September 2013

by boltd on September 4, 2013

New beginnings can bring exciting times! The month of September brings with it a variety of wonderful opportunities for involvement. Please take advantage of these as you are able: Church-wide Ministries Fair sponsored by the Adult Christian Education team Sunday, September 8 at 10:00 a.m. – 10:25 a.m. and following worship, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 […]

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Women’s Discipleship Classes Tuesday classes begin on Sept 10th, 9:30 to 11:30 am with complimentary childcare. Sunday sessions begin on Sept 15th, 5 to 7 pm. Books are $13 each. All women are invited – there is no age limit, no prior knowledge of the Bible or Gideon is required, and you will receive a […]

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Education : July 2013

by boltd on July 16, 2013

Our church is certainly blessed in many ways. On June 8-9, we recognized the wonderful Adult Bible Study and Discipleship teachers who work hard each week to provide our members with regular opportunities for study and application of biblical truths. I am grateful to Jim and Wilma Roark and Allan Wright for all of their […]

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Education : April 2013

by boltd on April 9, 2013

We have had a very positive response to the various Lenten opportunities provided this year. With six Lenten lunches now behind us, I would like to thank the following people who have made this a very meaningful and enjoyable six weeks: Our devotional speakers who have challenged and inspired us each week: February 19: Pete […]

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Lenten devotion booklet is now available online

by boltd on February 27, 2013

The Lenten Devotion Book is now available for download by clicking here.

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Education – February 2013

by boltd on February 2, 2013

The season of Lent begins early this year with Ash Wednesday on February 13. Our Adult Christian Education Team is working on plans to again help make this a meaningful time of spiritual growth in our journey toward Easter. We are excited about the opportunities for involvement in this special season of the Christian year, […]

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Education : January 2013

by boltd on January 2, 2013

This has been a wonderful Advent and Christmas season in our church and hopefully, it has been a blessed time in your personal life as well. Good experiences like good gifts can be costly, however. The hurry, the excitement, the many activities all contribute to our physical and mental fatigue. When all of the parties […]

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Reflections on our Retreat Of Silence

by boltd on October 29, 2012

I was up before sunrise on Tuesday morning, wrapped in two jackets, and sitting on the porch of Hunt Hall. It was the last day of our retreat, and I wanted to enjoy as much of God’s beauty and the serenity of silence as possible before returning to the routine of life in Williamsburg. The […]

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