2/8/17 Church Family Night Dinner and Program

Church Family Night Dinner and Program will be on Wednesday, February 8, 2017 at 5:45 p.m.  The program will begin at 6:30 p.m.  The program will be “Shamgar: The Sin of Aiming Low (Study of O.T. characters, Pt. 3 (Dr. Norman).  Cost of supper is $5/pp, $1.50 per child and a maximum of $15 per family. Please join us for good food and fellowship!

Schedule of events:

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Next Church Council Meeting – Monday, February 6th

Church Council meeting will be held Monday, February 6, in the Fellowship hall.  All committee chairs and officers should attend, as well as any other Church members, to plan the Church calendar for the next several months.

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Gladys Dean Obituary


Posted: Friday, January 27, 2017 12:37 am

DEAN, Gladys (Boschen), 92, of Glen Allen, died on January 25, 2017. She was preceded in death by her husband, William R. Dean, of 62 years; and survived by one daughter, Deborah R. Dean. She was an artist of roses and had a lifelong love of painting. The gathering of family and friends will be Sunday, January 29, 2017, 1 p.m., at Bliley’s-Staples Mill, 8510 Staples Mill Rd., where a celebration of life will follow at 2 p.m. Interment (private). In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association or any animal shelter/rescue of choice.

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Youth News!

The Youth Group will head out to Bowl America on Saturday, February 18th.  We will meet at church at 6:15 PM.  The cost will be $10 per person, which includes 2 hours of unlimited bowling and rental shoes.  Please bring extra money if you want to buy something from the concession stand.  Please sign up with B.J. if you are interested.  As always, we need adults too!  

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Recruiting Now for the Choir!

Recruiting now!  If you’ve ever thought you might want to join the choir, have we got an opportunity for you!   We will be starting our Easter music on Saturday, Feb. 11 from 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM.  Come and hear the music and we will start reading through the pieces.   If you can’t come that Saturday, come any Wednesday at 7:30.    Hope to see many of you there!!

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Wednesday Church Family Night dinner

Church Family Night Dinner and Program will be on Wednesday, February 1, 2017 at 5:45 p.m.  After dinner, Dr. Norman will present a program on “Caleb:  On Making the Rest of Life the Best of Life” (Study of O. T. Characters, Part Two) Cost of supper is $5/pp, $1.50 per child and a maximum of $15 per family. Please join us for good food and fellowship!

Following the Family Night dinner, a Bible study will be held in the Chapel.

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January Lambs Basket Update

199 pounds of food were delivered today January 24 to the Lambs Basket. We are off to a great start! Such a diversity of items. Your caring and sharing with those in need is to be commended. Thank you so much! It was a delight that the shelves were full. God bless you all!  Donna Washington (On behalf of the Missions Team)

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Baptist Women’s Day Service – Thank you and Information

A special thanks to all the women of GABC who took part in the Women’s Day service on January 22nd.  You all did such a great job and we appreciate all that you did to make the day successful and to carry out the message of FREEDOM.   We are blessed to have all the talent that was shared, and to have the support of those who attended.  Thanks to all of you.  Joyce Ellis

Many have expressed an interest in purchasing the book written by our Baptist Women’s Day speaker, Karin Williams. You may do so directly by contacting her at (H) 723-4277 (C)

307-8123  9424 Berry Patch Lane, Mechanicsville, VA 23116

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