Sunday Night Get Right
Youth "Sunday Night Get Right" for students in 6th - 12th grades is held each Sunday evening from 6 - 8 PM. Come join us for a time of worship and fun and learn about eternity.
OBY Work Day
The next Oakland Baptist Youth (OBY) work day is scheduled for Oct 19th at 8 AM. This month we will be helping set up and run Harvestfest.
Oakland's WMU meets monthly. Please see the calendar for more details
Thursday Men's Group
Thursday Night men's Group is studying "Jesus Continued...Why the Spirit inside you is better than Jesus beside you" and meets the 1st and 3rd Thursdays of each month at 6:30 PM.
There will be a bapismal service on October 20th. Please contact Pastor Lee if you are a candidate for baptism.
Tuesday Women's Group
Our women's study group meets the second Tuesday of each month at 6:30 PM. We are studying "Jesus Continued...Why the spirit Inside You is Better than Jesus Beside You." See Taran Woodcock for more details.
This year's choir cantata, "Peace Has Come" will be performed the week before Christmas but choir practice is already in full swing! If you would like to sing with us please join us for choir practice each Wednesday evening at 7:15 PM right after our Bible Study time. The cantata will be the first thing practiced so that those who don't wish to sing with us on Sundays may leave. If you're interested please see Jean Roach for a book and CD to use during your personal practice time.
Harvestfest will be held on October 19th. Mark your calendars and stay tuned for more information!
World Hunger Day
October 13th is World Hunger Sunday. During the month of October our WMU will be colleccting for World Hunger Look for the donation pot on Wednesday night and at Harvestfest. A special offering will be takedn on Sunday, October 13th.
PG Christmas Parade
The Prince George Christmas parade will be on December 7th and we have something very special planned this year. If you'd like to be a part of the fun please contact Shawn Holt
In addition to Sunday School classes for all ages, Bible Studies are held throughout the week and include:
Matthew -Sundays at 5:00 PM.
Ezekiel - Mondays at 6:00 PM.
Minor Prophets - Thursdays at 8:00 AM
Men's Group - 1st & 3rd Thursdays at 6:30 PM
Women's Group - 2nd Tuesdays at 6:30 PM
Check the calendar for specific date, time and location of each study as there are occasional schedule changes.
Mystery Lunch - 4th Thursday of each month. Meet at church and take the bus to a surprise location for fun, fellowship and a delicious lunch. Don't forget to bring your lunch money and to sign up in advance with Frances Daniel so restaurant reservations can be made
Boys & Girls Ages 3 years - 5th Grade Join us for fun, games, Bible lessons, Bible memorization & Fellowship! Wednesdays from 6:15 PM - 7:30 PM during the school year. Register/drop off all ages in the main vestibule at 6:15 PM. Pick up in the children's hall at 7:30 PM.
Wednesday Night Supper
Wednesday night supper is served at 5:30 Pm on Wednesday nights during the school year as a convenience to those attending prayer meeting, Bible study and other Wednesday night activities. Reservations must be given to Lee by Tuesday of each week if you plan to attend. There is also a permanent list if you plan to attend each week. Cost is $4 per adult, $2 per child and maximum $12 per family. Suppers will resume on September 4th.
PBA Annual Meeting
The Petersburg Baptist Association's Annual Meeting will be held at New Life Baptist Church on October 27th at 3 PM.
Operation Christmas Child
Operation Christmas Child runs through November 3rd. Specially marked boxes are available in the Sanctuary foyer. Each box is pre-marked for a Boy or a Girl and contains an envelope for you to include the $9 shipping cost and a list of ideas for what to pack as well as what not to pack. If you have any questions please contact Vicki Campbell or Trish Johnson.
Student Ministry trip to King's Dominion on October 26th. Cost is $20 and is due to Pastor Lee by October 13th.