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!
During the month of November (through Sunday November 19th), the church family is collecting items for the Montgomery County Christmas Store which provides qualifying residents of the New River Valley a dignified family Christmas shopping experience. Please join us in caring for our neighbors!
Breakfast is provided and the men do the cooking!
Don't bring anything! Just come share breakfast, coffee and conversation.
After breakfast, we'll hear from Norm and Dori Marriott about a ministry that is their passion - Roanoke Rescue Ministries. We won't have regularly scheduled Sunday school so that all may hear the story of what God is up to in Roanoke. We think you'll be surprised - most folks, after learning more about the Rescue Ministry, say, "I had no idea!"
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 24th to help feed a family in our community. Click this event for a detailed shopping list - Thanks!
Plan to stay after worship for our September Fellowship Meal - an old-fashioned fried chicken dinner! The church will provide fried chicken, rolls, dessert, and drinks. Please bring a vegetable, side dish, salad or casserole to share. Plan to enjoy good food, fun, fellowship and family! See you then!
Love kids? Want to get to know some teenagers? Have ideas for fun fall youth activities? Have ideas about our annual hayride? halloween party? a float in the town Christmas parade? our kids' Christmas program? fundraising ideas for our annual spring trip? Then, the Education Committee is for you! Help us plan our 2017 fall and Christmas youth events! Sunday September 10th after worship!
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!
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.
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!
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!
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 5th, spend the night in Williamsburg at the Days Inn and spend all day Saturday at Busch Gardens, returning late Saturday night May 6th. For friends of the church family, the group rate ticket price is $49 for ages 3 and up.
The church's sanctuary will be open from 7am until 6pm for anyone who wishes to come in and spend some time in prayer. The National Day of Prayer is a day during which millions of people will participate in thousands of individual, church and community prayer events all across the nation. This year's theme is "For Your Great Name's Sake! Hear Us...Forgive Us...Heal Us!" taken from Daniel 9:19 which says, "O Lord, Listen! O Lord, Forgive! O Lord, Hear and Act! For Your Sake, O My God..." Resources will be available for you to use during your time of individual quiet prayer and meditation. Coffee, water and refreshments will be available.
Join us early in the morning on Easter Sunday for a special time of worship at 8am followed by Easter breakfast at 8:30am. All the food is provided - just come and celebrate the wonder of our risen Lord! After breakfast, we'll have our regular Sunday school at 10am and Easter worship celebration of the Resurrection at 11am!
Join us for our March Fellowship Lunch after worship on March 26th. Drinks and Dessert and a "surprise" are provided! If you are able, bring something to share - a salad, a casserole, or a crock pot of something yummy! If bringing something to share is not what you can do this month, please still plan to join us for lunch - there is always plenty of food!