Upton elected president of Baptist World Alliance
John Upton, executive director of the Baptist General Association of Virginia (BGAV) and of the Virginia Baptist Mission Board (VBMB) in the United States, was elected president of the Baptist World Alliance (BWA) during the 20th Baptist World Congress held in Honolulu, Hawaii, from July 28 to August 1.
08.04.2010VBS begins Sunday at Harmony Grove Baptist
Vacation Bible School (VBS) is from Sunday, August 1, through Thursday, August 5, at Harmony Grove Baptist Church near Topping. The Bible school is titled “SonQuest Rainforest.”
07.28.2010Harmony Grove Scholarship recipients
Harmony Grove Baptist Church youth director Marcus Vaughan and his wife Gina handed out seven scholarships during the morning worship service on July 4. The seven students each received a $600 scholarship from the church endowment fund and William T. Bennett Fund.
07.28.2010Antioch to celebrate homecoming and revival
Antioch Baptist Church in Saluda will observe Homecoming Day on Sunday, August 1, during the 11 a.m. service. Rev. Fred D. Holmes Jr. of Newtown, the pastor of Antioch, will deliver the sermon and the mass choir will provide the music. Dinner will be served to all worshipers following the morning service.