Calvary Baptist VBS Block Party
Calvary Baptist Church will host a vacation Bible school block party Saturday, July 6, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Orange Fireman’s Fairgrounds. All are invited to attend this free event as the church kicks off its VBS week. There will be bounce houses, snow cones, popcorn, hotdogs and fun for the entire family. Visit www.cbcorange.org for more information or to contact the church with any questions.
Good Hope Baptist VBS
Good Hope Baptist Church in Radiant invites children age 3 through sixth grade to VBS Roar! A vacation Bible school kickoff picnic and activities begin Sunday, July 7, from 5 to 7 p.m., with VBS continuing Monday through Thursday, July 8 to 11 from 9 a.m. to noon each morning.
Calvary Baptist VBS
Vacation Bible school at Calvary Baptist Church (19076 Monrovia Road, Orange) will be held each evening beginning Sunday, July 7 through Friday, July 12. Each evening will begin with dinner at 5:30 p.m. followed by Bible lessons, music, crafts and games. There will be classes for children ages 3-18. Visit www.cbcorange.org for more information or to contact the church with any questions.
“Giddy Up Junction” VBS
Grace Baptist Church at 18058 Constitution Highway, Orange, invites all local families to join us them for “Giddy Up Junction,” a summer vacation Bible school program. The fun occurs on five Wednesdays, July 10, 17, 24, 31, and August 7, from 6 until 8:30 p.m. at the church. The program is for participants ages 4 through adults. Child care for younger children is available.
WBRBA ANNUAL SESSION
Wayland Blue Ridge Baptist Association will hold its 130th annual session beginning Saturday, July 13, at 4 p.m. with a pre-opening celebration featuring speaker Bishop Herbert H. Jackson, worship leader the Rev. Charles W. Wormley and the Mount Zion Spotsylvania choir. The 130th session will continue July 16-19 at the WBRBA center, located at 15044 Ryland Chapel Road in Rixeyville. Sponsorships and advertisements are available for businesses and organizations. For more information, call or text 661-2013 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
FAMILY AND FRIENDS DAY
Main Uno Baptist Church will have family and friends day Sunday, July 14, at 11 a.m. The guest preacher will be the Rev. Dr. Darryle Crump, pastor Emeritus of St. Mary’s Baptist Church in Washington, D.C.
CHESTNUT GROVE BAPTIST MEN AND WOMEN’S DAY ANNIVERSARY
Chestnut Grove Baptist Church, Barboursville, will be celebrating men’s and women’s day Sunday, July 14. The Rev. Owen Johnson, pastor of Mt. Sinai Baptist Church, Dyke, will be the guest speaker for the 11 a.m. service. The afternoon service will begin at 2:30 p.m. with devotion and the preached word at 3 p.m. delivered by the Rev. Justin House, pastor of Tabernacle Baptist Church, Chesterfield. He will be accompanied by his choir and congregation. Lunch will be served following the morning service.
Calvary Baptist Church of Orange will be having its annual homecoming services on Sunday, July 14, beginning at 11 a.m. The Rev. Paige Bowman will be the guest speaker. Lunch will follow the morning service. A music service led by Zion Song will begin at 2 p.m. Visit www.cbcorange.org for more information or to contact the church with any questions.
NAZARETH BAPTIST VBS
Nazareth Baptist Church will hold vacation Bible School Monday, July 15 through Friday, July 19 from 6 to 8 p.m. nightly. Classes will be available for all age groups and dinner will be served each evening. Mount Pleasant Baptist Church and Mount Calvary Baptist Church are partnering with Nazareth to host vacation Bible School. Nazareth Baptist is located on Church Street in Orange. All are invited.
Community Bible Study
The Community Bible Study Fellowship will meet Saturday, July 20, at 5 p.m. at the East Orange Ruritan building, located at the intersection of Route 20 and Route 522. The discussion on “Spiritual warfare” will be continued. All are welcome.
MT. HOLY 153rd ANNIVERSARY
Mt. Holy Baptist Church at 24035 Church Hill Rd., Culpeper, will celebrate its 153rd anniversary Sunday, July 21, at 3 p.m. Lunch will be served following the morning service.
Summer BBQ and backpack give-away
House of God Tabernacle, at 109 N. Madison Road, Orange, will hold a summer barbecue and school backpack give-away Saturday, Aug. 3, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. All are invited to enjoy an afternoon of faith, family, food and fun, with children attending receiving backpacks filled with school supplies.