Upward flag football and cheerleading are coming to Bonsack this Fall. Both are co-ed and available for kids Kindergarten through 6th grade. Registration is now open with practices and games beginning in August. For more information or to volunteer/coach, contact Ryan Saunders . Click through to register!
God of Creation is a 10-Session Study in Genesis from Author and Speaker Jen Wilkin. Over 10 sessions of verse-by-verse study, dive into Genesis 1-11 by following three critical stages of understanding: comprehension, interpretation, and application. Revisit familiar stories and historical figures, challenge your basic knowledge, and discover deeper meanings in the text. This study begins June 4, meeting Tuesday evenings in CLC#1 at 6:15 p.m.
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.
This study meets Thursday mornings at 9:15 a.m. in Room B215, beginning June 6.
From skyrocketing anxiety to bullying on social media, our daughters face challenges we never knew at their age. So how can we help the girls we love? Equip them with the truth! Beginning June 12, this 7-week study for girls and their mother figures will help them see through lies about themselves, God, friendship, boys, and more. Meets on Wednesday evenings at 6:15 p.m. in Roanoke Hall C. REGISTER
Save the date for In the Wild: Vacation Bible School 2018 beginning July 8! Older 3 year-olds (born before 9/30/15) through 5th grade are invited to encounter amazing animals and an even greater God who created them. Register HERE, and If you're interested in volunteering, contact us at email@example.com.
You are invited to The Global Leadership Summit 2019, August 8-9, for two days of world-class leadership training including:
• Exclusive access to the LIVE HD broadcast in Charter Hall at the Roanoke Market Building
• A unique blend of vision, inspiration and practical skills you can immediately apply
• A faculty featuring diverse perspectives and backgrounds
The Roanoke Rescue Mission is hosting this event downtown at the Market Building, and you can register now to receive the best rates: willowcreek.com/summit
This is a unique performance featuring Bonsack’s Adult Choir, Student Choir, Music Time for Kids choirs, CLC Worship Band, orchestra & handbells. Performances will be held on Sunday, May 5 at 3 & 6:30 p.m. in Bonsack’s Sanctuary, and are free and open to the public.
We're excited to host our church picnic on Sunday, April 28 immediately after 10:30 a.m. worship. The picnic will be held on the field beside our lower parking lot, adjacent to the CLC. Dress casually when you come to church Sunday, and if you would like to contribute food:
Last names A-O: Please bring a side dish of your choice
Last names P-Z: Please bring a dessert of your choice
This service commemorates Jesus' final meal with his disciples. The word "maundy" is taken from the Latin word from which we receive the English word "mandate," and the word references the mandate that Jesus gave the disciples as he washed their feet after supper: “As I have loved you, so you must love one another." (John 13:34)
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!
Bonsack group ticket sales for Beth Moore are closed, but you can still purchase tickets through Lifeway separately.
If you purchased a group ticket, we will contact you with details about where to pick up your tickets.
Bonsack's Rec Center is hosting its second 3 on 3 Basketball tournament on Saturday, March 30. 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.
Come enjoy a fun few hours as a family learning how to fly fish on Saturday, March 23 from 2- 4pm in the CLC (Gym). Parents and children will be instructed on how to tie flies, cast a rod, and more while being instructed by expert fly fishermen. Materials will be provided. Children must be 10 years old or older and participate with an adult. This is a great opportunity for families to spend time together learning a new, fun skill
DePaul Community Resources is hosting the 2019 Opening Doors Conference alongside Special Families of the Roanoke Valley. This conference is intended for families, caregivers, advocates, and those with a desire to inspire an inclusive community for adults and children with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities.
Mark your calendars now for a Barn Dance on Saturday, March 16, 6-9 p.m in the CLC. The cost is $6 per person, with a $30 max per family. This family friendly event supports the Addy Grace Foundation All-Abilities Playground, which is currently being assembled at the new YMCA in Daleville. Help us give kids of all abilities a place to play! There will be live music by New River Bound, as well as an auction and raffle. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. for dinner. Tickets on sale HERE or at the door. Hotdogs, chips and desserts will be available for a nominal fee.
We’re excited to offer a practical and insightful three week course on parenting with Pastor Bob Moore. Join us on Wednesday nights beginning March 13 in the Community Room to find meaningful ways to shape and impact your children.
Spend a starry Valentine’s evening with us! Featuring dinner, music & guest speaker Barry Owen , join us Saturday, February 9 @ 6 p.m. as we celebrate and encourage marriage! Childcare, Dinner, Fun and Laughter to be provided. Don't just enjoy your Valentine's Day, invest in the strength of your marriage and family. Click through for tickets and more information.
What does it mean to be a refugee?
Join us for a Refugee Simulation and experience the walk of a refugee on Saturday, February 9 from 10 am- 1 pm in the Bonsack Hall.
Prior registration Required: wmuv.org/refugees
Childcare provided when included with registration
The BBC Men's Ministry is hosting a free breakfast for men on Saturday, January 26 at 8 a.m. in the Roanoke Hall. Reservations for the breakfast can be made by calling the church office (540-977-5701) or clicking through to complete a registration form by Thursday, January 24.
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.
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.