During the month of November, we are collecting new or very gently used and clean winter coats of all sizes (adult and child) and styles for the Roanoke Rescue Ministries. There is a rack in the hallway with empty hangers - let’s fill them for those who need the gift of a winter coat!
Instead of our regular Sunday school hour, we will gather in the Fellowship Hall to share coffee, conversation and Christmas fellowship. Come, enjoy sweet breakfast pastries and hot chocolate. And, it seems that Santa Claus is planning to visit the children!
Join us for a special Sunday morning worship service during which the kids will present their Christmas program, "The Fumbly Bumbly Angels”. Let's prepare for the birth of Jesus with some angels who are on a mission!
Come and enjoy fun for the whole family! Hot dogs and S'mores over the fire! Hayride! Games! Halloween Candy! Wear a costume! Bring a lawn chair.
Middle and High Youth - spend the Friday of your Fall Break Hiking to Dragon’s Tooth. We’ll leave the church parking lot at 11am and eat lunch at the trail head. The hike is intermediate level, is 4 1/2 miles long, and will take about 3 or 4 hours. Bring a water bottle, sunglasses, jacket and snacks. Wear sturdy hiking shoes and socks. Let’s hit the trail!
Join us after worship for a pasta lunch, laughter, community, conversation, friendship, and fun! If you are able, please bring a pasta main dish, or a salad, or dessert to share. If you can’t bring something this month, that’s okay - please plan to join us! The church will provide Italian bread and drinks.
Work Weekend is completely FREE and open to EVERYONE. The Craig Springs Camp and Retreat Center provides you with lodging, food, and fellowship in exchange for your help to complete work projects. There are projects suitable for all age levels, skill sets, and abilities. Typical projects range from painting, cleaning, and organizing, to working in flower beds, repairing plumbing, carpentry, electrical, and landscape maintenance. Your help is vital to the ministry program at Craig Springs. Click here for more information and to register for the work weekend.
Blacksburg Christian Church wants to share love and blessings with the Interfaith Food Pantry. If you are able, please bring groceries to worship on Sunday September 30th to help feed a family in our community. Click this event for a detailed shopping list - Thanks!
Centennial Christian Church in McCoy will host our District 2 Renewal Worship on Tuesday night Sept. 25th. Join us for supper at 6pm, congregational singing at 6:45pm, and worship at 7pm. Our offerings will support the Craig Springs Camp and Retreat Center; and the ministry of the laity and volunteers will be honored. Join us!
Blacksburg Christian will host our District 2 Renewal Worship on Monday night Sept. 24th. Join us for a Baked Potato Supper at 6pm, congregational singing at 6:45pm, and worship at 7pm. Our choir will provide the special music; our offerings will support the Craig Springs Camp and Retreat Center; and the ministry of the laity and volunteers will be honored. Join us!
Our Disciples District 2 Renewal Worship begins on Sunday September 23rd at Unity Christian Church in Radford. Sunday night is Youth Night; and all our youth are invited and encouraged to attend. Supper is at 6pm; congregational singing at 6:45pm, and worship at 7pm. Join us!
Have ideas for fun fall youth activities? Have thoughts about our annual Hayride? Halloween Party? Kids’ Christmas Play? Mission projects? Fundraising ideas for our annual spring trip? Then, the Education Committee is for you! Help us plan our 2018 fall and Christmas youth events! Sunday September 9th during the Fried Chicken Fellowship Lunch - load your plate and we'll sit and eat together while we plan!
Plan to stay after worship for our September Fellowship Meal - an old-fashioned fried chicken dinner! The church will provide fried chicken, rolls, and drinks. Please bring a vegetable, side dish, salad, casserole, or dessert to share. Plan to enjoy good food, fun, fellowship and family! See you then!
Middle and High Schoolers (6th - 12th grade) - bring your a sleeping bag and a pillow; plan to stay all night for food, games, fun and devotions! Supper will be served on Friday night and Breakfast on Saturday morning.
Elementary youth (K-5th grade) you are invited to join us for supper on Friday night and invited to join the fun and games until 10 pm on Friday night. All Elementary Youth must be picked up by a parent no later than 10pm on Friday.
Enjoy some great food while you shop at our Annual Yard Sale. You can have breakfast and lunch and take home some baked goods for later! The BBQ will be provided by Southbound BBQ & Sweets. All proceeds go toward global and local ministries such as the Blacksburg Interfaith Food Pantry, the VA Cares Program and the Valley Interfaith Childcare Center.
Friday 8 am - 3 pm and Saturday 8 am - 1 pm - Come out and shop! Proceeds support local ministries such as the Blacksburg Interfaith Food Pantry, The Valley Interfaith Child Care Center, The Craig Springs Camp and Retreat Center, the Women's Resource Center of the New River Valley and many others.
Come and bid on some wonderful items at our Silent Auction - taking place during our Annual Yard Sale Friday 8am - 3pm & Saturday 8am - 1pm. Items are donated from businesses in the New River Valley. Bid on gift certificates to local restaurants, gift baskets from local stores and many other amazing items! All proceeds benefit global and local ministries. Also shop our Yard Sale and enjoy Breakfast and Lunch and Dessert at our Food Sale!
Join us at the New River for our annual celebration of baptism. Those who wish to be baptized will enter into the waters of the New River together. The whole church family will gather on the river bank to witness this sacred and holy moment and to reaffirm their own covenants of baptism. If you would like to be baptized, please contact Pastor Gary. In addition to the baptism, we'll enjoy fishing, swimming, a campfire, Southbound BBQ & Sweets, and conversation. Plan to join us!
Breakfast is provided and the men do the cooking!
Don't bring anything! Just come share breakfast, coffee and conversation.
Let’s catch up with each other this summer! After breakfast, we'll have the opportunity to hear the spiritual story and journey of faith of one of our youth. Come and see what God has been up to in the life of one in our church family!
Join us for a night of fun, food & fellowship at the Ball Park! Dinner at the ballpark at 6pm is pay on your own. Tickets for the game at 7pm are free but you must click this link and fill out the form to receive your tickets. If you want to carpool, we'll leave the church parking lot at 5:30pm or you can meet us at the ballpark!
Our Middle and Senior High Youth along with some adult volunteers will provide snacks, games, and babysitting for children ages infant through 5th grade so parents can enjoy a night out. Parents you must sign your children up for this event so that we can be sure to have enough snacks, games, babysitters and adult volunteers. The sign up sheet will be available in the church narthex.
Join us for a hike to the beautiful Cascades Waterfalls in Giles County, VA. We'll carpool and leave the church parking lot at 1:30pm. After we finish the 4 mile hike, we'll return to the church for a "build your own sandwich bar" and enjoy supper together.
Join us on our annual spring trip! This year we are heading to Williamsburg, Virginia and Busch Gardens Theme Park. We'll leave Friday afternoon May 4th, spend the night in Williamsburg at the Days Inn and spend all day Saturday at Busch Gardens, returning late Saturday night May 5th. The Days Inn Williamsburg in the Historic District offers a complimentary breakfast and the hotel has an indoor pool. Busch Gardens Group Rate tickets for friends of the church family are $59. For more information or if you have questions, call the church office at (540) 552-4810.