Church Updates

Updates related to church services, events, and business.

Hymn Sing

Sunday, September 24 • 8 AM • Rm 3105/06 Everyone is invited to join us for a time of singing hymns, hearing the stories behind the hymns, and even requesting to sing some of your favorites. This is a great way to prepare your heart for the Sunday morning worship services. … [Read more...]

Baptism Class (August 21)

The next baptism service will be held outdoors on Sunday, September 17, at 2:30 PM. If you are interested in being baptized, we ask that you attend our Baptism class. Please come prepared with your salvation testimony written out and bring a current photo or be prepared to have one take … [Read more...]

Belong: Membership Weekend

Friday & Saturday • September 8-9 Being a member is your way of saying, “I’m all in. You can count on me.” It’s also the best way to tell Bible Center’s leaders, “Please remember me in your prayers, your counsel, your teaching, your accountability, and your godly example.” We want membership … [Read more...]

Communion Sunday (August 13)

Be prepared for a blessing this coming Sunday, August 13, at Bible Center Church as we observe communion in both morning services (9 & 10:30).  Likewise, as is our custom on communion Sundays, a separate benevolence offering will be received at the doors following the service.  100% of these f … [Read more...]

All-Church BBQ Picnic

Wednesday, August 2 • 6 PM It’s time for a picnic! Everyone in the church is invited for a delicious BBQ, potluck, live music from Bible Center Band, and lots of games! Parents may want to bring a towel and a change of clothes for kids who plan to play in The Splash Zone! Want to help make thi … [Read more...]

Service Time Change

Sunday, August 6 Please mark your calendars for Sunday, August 6th. Our 9 AM service time will remain the same; however, the 10:45 AM service time is changing to 10:30 AM. Our pastors and staff have made the adjustment to shorten the gap between worship services in order to encourage participation … [Read more...]

Communion Sunday (June 11)

Be prepared for a blessing this coming Sunday, June 11, at Bible Center Church as we observe communion in both morning services.  Likewise, as is our custom on communion Sundays, a separate benevolence offering will be received at the doors following the service.  100% of these funds will be used to … [Read more...]

RAM Center Open Gym

Thursdays • 8-10 PM The RAM Center has open gym hours for basketball play for men 18 and older.  Contact Dick Riffe for more information. … [Read more...]

New Service Time – 10:30 AM

Please mark your calendars for Sunday, August 6th. Our 9 AM service time will remain the same; however, the 10:45 AM service time is changing to 10:30 AM. Our pastors and staff have made the adjustment to shorten the gap between worship services in order to encourage... Adult Bible … [Read more...]

Prayer on the Property

Wednesdays in June & July • 6:30 PM According to Dr. Luke, early Christians "devoted themselves to the apostles' teaching and to fellowship, to the breaking of bread and to prayer... And the Lord added to their number daily those who were being saved" (2:42, 47). As we rest and prepare for a … [Read more...]

Baptism Class

Monday, June 12 • 6:30 PM • Room 2104 If you are interested in being baptized, we ask that you attend our Baptism class. Please come prepared with your salvation testimony written out and bring a current photo or be prepared to have one taken. The next baptism service will be held on Sunday, July … [Read more...]

Family Vision Night & Annual Meeting

Sunday, June 4 • 6 PM • Worship Center If you call Bible Center your church home then you’re invited to the next Family Vision Night & Annual Meeting! A few times per year, we host a Family Vision Night to keep everyone updated on the latest church news. Please join us in celebrating what God ha … [Read more...]

Child Dedication Service

Sunday, June 4 Child dedication is a special service which seeks to highlight a parent’s commitment to raise their children within a God-centered approach to parenting. This ceremony is not a sacrament or a means of salvation for the child, but a wonderful opportunity for the church and the parents … [Read more...]

Hymn Sing

Sunday, May 21 • 6 PM • Gathering Space Bring a friend and join us for an evening of worship as we sing hymns in the Gathering Space! Pastor Robert and Pastor Matt will be leading our corporate time of worship as we sing praises to God. Come ready to request your favorite hymn! … [Read more...]

Night of Worship

Friday, May 5 • 7 PM • Worship Center Join Bible Center Band for a night of singing, a night to celebrate, a night to worship. Doors open at 6:30 PM, and families are welcome! … [Read more...]

Bible Center in 10

Sundays • April  16 & 23 Are you new and interested in learning about Bible Center Church? After each service on April 16 & 23, Pastor Matt Friend will take 10 minutes to share Bible Center’s vision and mission. Please meet us at the front left section of the Worship Center (the pulpit's … [Read more...]

Baptism Class

Monday, April 17 • 6:30 PM • Room 2101 (Living Room) If you are interested in being baptized, we ask that you attend our Baptism class. Please come prepared with your salvation testimony written out and bring a current photo or be prepared to have one taken. The next baptism will be held on Sunda … [Read more...]

Good Friday Service

Family Worship & Communion Ever wonder why we call it "Good Friday" when the day is remembered for a death that took place? Join us for a special service that is quiet, reflective, and memorable. We will consider scripture that tells us what happened that day; we will use bread and juice—as J … [Read more...]

Easter at Bible Center

Sunday, April 16 Please join us as we celebrate the risen Savior on this special Sunday! All three services will be identical. Childcare will be provided for children from birth to 5th grade during the 9 AM and 10:45 AM services. 7:30 AM • 9 AM • 10:45 AM What to Expect Check-in for … [Read more...]

Coming up this Spring…

April Sun 02 Beans & Rice Offering Sun 09 Church Business Meeting: Voting Day – after both services  Fri 07 OWLS Music Through the Ages – 6-9 pm Fine Arts Festival (BCS closed) – 8 am-4 pm  Sun 09 Palm Sunday  Mon 10 BCS and Kanawha County Spring … [Read more...]

Good Friday Service & Communion

April 14 • 7 PM You're invited you to bring the entire family as we observe Good Friday–the day that Christ was crucified and died for our sins. The evening will consist of music, a brief message from Pastor Matt, and communion. Please join us as we remember this important day. … [Read more...]

Spring Forward!

Remember to set your clocks ahead one hour Saturday night! Daylight Savings time begins Sunday, March 12. … [Read more...]

Baptism Service

What is baptism? Baptism is simply the public act of identifying yourself with Jesus Christ–that you are His believer and that you now follow Him. Is baptism necessary for salvation? No, it is not. By God's grace, salvation is received only through your faith in Jesus and His work on the cross t … [Read more...]

Family Vision Night

Sunday, March 5 • 6 PM • Worship Center It's the 1st Family Vision Night of 2017! Just as families call special meetings to talk about the future, the Bible Center family holds a Family Vision Night gathering every few months. So please join us for this special evening of fun and fellowship! … [Read more...]

Communion Sunday

Be prepared for a blessing this coming Sunday, February 12, at Bible Center Church as we observe communion in both morning services.  Likewise, as is our custom on communion Sundays, a separate benevolence offering will be received at the doors following the service.  100% of these funds will be u … [Read more...]

Belong: Membership Weekend

Friday & Saturday • April 28-29 Being a member is your way of saying, “I’m all in. You can count on me.” It’s also the best way to tell Bible Center’s leaders, “Please remember me in your prayers, your counsel, your teaching, your accountability, and your godly example.” We want membership t … [Read more...]

Baptism Class

Monday, February 20 • 6:30 PM • Room 2104 If you are interested in being baptized, we ask that you attend our Baptism class. Please come prepared with your salvation testimony written out and bring a current photo or be prepared to have one taken. The next baptism will be held on Sunday, March 12 … [Read more...]

Family Vision Night

Sunday, March 5 • 6 PM • Worship Center The Bible refers to the church as a family. Just as families call special meetings to talk about the future, we enjoy Family Vision Night (FVN) every few months. Pastor Matt has dedicated the spring FVN to explain the recent move to one worship service format … [Read more...]

Bible Center in 10

Sunday, January 22 Are you new and interested in learning about Bible Center Church? After each of today’s services, Pastor Matt Friend will take 10 minutes to share Bible Center’s vision and mission. Please meet us at the front left section of the Worship Center (the pulpit's right side). Feel f … [Read more...]

Hymn Sing

Sunday, January 29 • 6PM • Gathering Space Come out for a night of worship as we sing some of our favorite hymns together by the fireplace! Pastor Robert and Pastor Matt will be leading our corporate time of worship as we sing praises to God. Come ready to request your favorite hymn. Everyone's invi … [Read more...]