Mark your calendars now for the CLC Family Barn Dance onSaturday, March 17 from 6–9 p.m. in the Community Life Center. The cost is $5 per person or a max of $25 per family. Make plans to enjoy an evening of family fun and fellowship.
Bonsack's Rec Center is hosting its first 3 on 3 Basketball tournament on Saturday, March 24. Registration is $50/team, 4 players ages 16+ are allowed per team. Teams are guaranteed to play 3 games, with a $200 prize for the winning team.
Lunch for team members is included in registration, with guest speaker Ed Green, former head coach of Roanoke College Basketball. Family, friends and community members who are not playing in the tournament are invited to attend lunch and hear Coach Green speak for $6.
The Adult Choir, Chamber Choir, soloists, and orchestra will present Michael John Trotta’s new setting of Seven Last Words, a poignant major work that musically frames Christ’s final statements on the cross. Trotta’s setting has been described as “a modern classic” and “a new American masterwork.” The piece will be presented in conjunction with a sermon series on the seven statements, currently in progress by Dr. Cadenhead. Join us on March 25 for performances offered at 3 or 6:30 p.m. This event is free and open to the public. Tickets are not required; seating is on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Today is Ash Wednesday. It is a tradition that we low church Baptists have tended to ignore, but regardless of whether we attend a formal Ash Wednesday service or not, there is great wisdom and truth in what this day represents to the greater Christian family...