Looking for some inspiration on Wednesday evenings? While your child is attending Music Time for Kids, stop by our coffee house discipleship class for community and a video based study from Christian authors and speakers such as Andy Stanley. In Roanoke Hall A each week from 5:55-7 p.m. No sign-up, just show up!
Join us on Monday, December 24, Christmas Eve, for Lessons, Carols & Communion: traditional candlelight Christmas Eve services. We will offer two services this year: at 8 pm and at 11 pm in the Sanctuary. Because of the use of candles, these services are not recommended for young children, but a family-friendly Christmas Eve Service will be offered at 4 p.m. in the CLC. These services are free and open to the public.
Interruptions. They're aggravating. Sometimes infuriating. But how we handle interruptions actually tell us more about ourselves. What do we do when God interrupts our lives? Many times, like Jonah, we run! Priscilla redefines interruption and shows that interruption is actually God's invitation to do something beyond our wildest dreams.
Want to learn more about Bonsack? If you're new to the Bonsack family or considering making this your church home, join Pastor Chris for four Sunday evenings beginning February 11 at 5 p.m. in the Chapel. Email Carmen in the church office if you're interested in signing up!
Beth Moore is coming to Roanoke April 12-13, 2019! Worship with Dove Award-winning worship leader Travis Cottrell. This will make a great Christmas Present for the women in your life!
Ticket prices for Living Proof Live are $64.31 (tax included) and for Living Proof Live + You Lead Training $137.11 (tax included). These are group prices through Bonsack Baptist Church. We will contact you with details about where to pick up your tickets.
The Adult Choir, Orchestra and Handbells will present Prince of Peace, a program of seasonal music at 3 and 6:30 p.m. in the Sanctuary.
Join us Saturday, December 8 as Music Time for Kids presents Caroling, Caroling! This program has been moved up one day due to impending weather, and an invitational dress rehearsal will no longer be offered.
The BBC Men's Ministry is sponsoring free a breakfast for ALL VETERANS on Saturday, Nov. 17, at 8 a.m. Veterans (male and female) are invited to gather in the Roanoke Hall for a delicious breakfast prepared by Chef Wayne. Guest speaker will be Captain Bob Crawshaw USN (Ret). Capt. Crawshaw is the Deputy Regional Coordinator for Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing (PHWFF). REGISTER HERE
Join us for a Fall Festival on Saturday, October 27 in the CLC! Featuring indoor & outdoor games, candy, food and more. We’ll also have a trivia contest at 11 a.m., a costume contest at 11:30 a.m. and a magician at noon. This is a free community event, and everyone is welcome.
During this special event, Roanoke will join with thousands of attendees in hundreds of cities to be equipped on how to engage this unique, American moment. Join us Thursday, October 25, 2018, from 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM, as we gather at Jefferson Center, Fitzpatrick Hall to learn and consider how to advance good in Roanoke.
We are once again participating in a children’s basketball league with multiple other churches in the area. The league is for children in Kindergarten through 5th grade. Players must be 5 years old by Jan 1, 2019 to participate. It is $45 per participant. Games will be played primarily on Saturday mornings beginning January 12th and lasting until mid-March. Each team will play at least 8 games.
Men, join us to watch The Faith Playbook as professional football players Carson Wentz, Nick Foles, and their teammates share with best-selling author Dr. Paul David Tripp about winning the championship, suffering season-ending injuries, serving others, and why Jesus is more precious than anything the world has to offer.
LADIES NIGHT OUT - Friday, Oct.12th - 6:30-8:30pm. We will watch a session from IF:Gathering 2018 Speaker, Bianca Olthoff & have a Chili Cook-Off! We will be meeting in Roanoke Hall.
FREE CHILDCARE with Registration.
Attending The Extraordinary Women Conference Oct. 5-6 and would rather not deal with the traffic? A shuttle bus will leave Bonsack Baptist Church Friday, Oct.5th at 6:00pm returning at 10:30pm and Saturday, Oct. 6th at 8:00am returning at 4:30pm. Click through to sign up!
The Love and Logic approach to parenting is built around developing strong parenting techniques and strategies. An authentic, loving connection between parents and their children is the root of a healthy, thriving relationship built on trust and understanding. The strategies and techniques learned can be used for toddlers, preschoolers, elementary-aged children, pre-teen, and teens to help you create calm and loving solutions. With the loving yet powerful tools of Love and Logic, we can help our children learn to make good choices and experience happy lives while maintaining their love and respect.
Taught by Decca Knight, MAEd, LPSC, CTS, of Blue Ridge Parenting
Free Childcare For ages 2 and above (register early as spaces fill up quickly). Please Register for Childcare by Sept.14th.
In John MacArthur's Twelve Ordinary Men, you'll discover that contrary to popular belief, we do not have to be perfect to do God's work. Look no further than the twelve disciples whose many weaknesses are forever preserved throughout the pages of the New Testament.
James is a book with many topics -- social justice, joy, hardship, faith, reversal of fortunes for rich and poor, wisdom, gifts from above, single-mindedness, the dangers of the tongue, humility, and prayer -- all of which are covered in this study. Join us Tuesdays, beginning Sept.4th through Oct.30th, 6:15-8:00pm in CLC 1. Jennifer Peters will be facilitating.
How would your life change if every day you could naturally and easily share your faith in Christ with one person? The "Make A Difference" (MAD) lifestyle evangelism training will motivate and equip you in four hours to share your faith in Christ. A love offering will be taken to help support the Don Sunshine ministry but the conference is free. Join us on Saturday, October 6, 9 am -2:30 pm, with a break for lunch. (Lunch, prepared by Chef Wayne and provided onsite, is optional and available for $10.)
You are invited to The Global Leadership Summit 2018, August 9-10, for two days of world-class leadership training including:
• Exclusive access to the LIVE HD broadcast in Bonsack's Community Life Center
• A unique blend of vision, inspiration and practical skills you can immediately apply
• A faculty featuring diverse perspectives and backgrounds
Bonsack Baptist is a premier host site, and you can register before the super early bird deadline on June 5 to receive the best rates: willowcreek.com/summit
We're excited to host our friends, soccer athletes from South Brazil, as they lead a week of soccer camps for kids and teens grades 1-12. $45/person for 4 days - Click through for details!
Game On: Vacation Bible School 2018 begins July 9! Register now at https://kideventpro.lifeway.com/myChurch/?id=48422 . If you're interested in volunteering, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Join our women's ministry as they walk through Lysa TerKuerst's Uninvited: Living Loved When You Feel Less Than, Left Out and Lonely.
Summer Bible Study Beginning Thursday, June 14th,
9:30-11:30 in Room B215.
Free Childcare with Registration.
Change a generation with something as simple as an invitation.
Just Open the Door is a personal yes-you-can guide to offering the life-changing gift of invitation. Whether you’re a seasoned host looking for renewed inspiration or a nervous newbie not sure where to begin, these personal stories, practical ideas, and poignant insights will give you the confidence you need to see your home as the most likely location for changing the world around you, one open door at a time.
Join us beginning Tuesday, June 12th 6:15-7:30pm in Room C in Roanoke Hall. Please provide names and ages of children needing childcare.
Join us as we celebrate the ministry of our Director of Children's Ministries Carolyn Krisha, upon her retirement! The fun begins Saturday, June 9 with a recognition and celebration service at 10:30 a.m. in the Sanctuary. After the service, we'll offer fun games, food, and fellowship at 11 a.m. Childcare won't be provided at the recognition service, but children of all ages are welcome and included! Please R.S.V.P. for your family in order to help us have an accurate headcount for food purposes.
We're excited to host our church picnic on our "Field of Dreams" on Sunday, April 29 immediately after 10:30 a.m. worship. A field beside our upper parking lot is being developed as outdoor space, and our picnic will be the first official event held on site! Dress casually when you come to church that Sunday, and note that shuttles will be available to take you to the picnic area if you have mobility issues. If you would like to contribute food:
Last names A-M: Please bring a side dish of your choice
Last names N-Z: Please bring a dessert of your choice
These dishes can be dropped off at the Roanoke Hall when you arrive at church for storage and transportation. Chicken and entrees will be provided, but please RSVP if you're attending so we can accommodate the crowd!