This page is your hot spot for all the latest news from Swift Creek! Check back here regularly for announcements as seen in the bulletin each week. For a full list of Swift Creek events, view our Calendar
This Sunday (May 28) is the final day to turn in a Deacon Nomination form. They are available at the Welcome Center. Deacons who are currently serving and are ineligible for re-election are listed on the form. Please fill out the form, sign it and place it in the offering plate today. Unsigned forms will not be considered.
Mom’s Morning Out
Monday, June 5 | 9am-noon. Hey moms! Looking for a break? Leave your kids with us while you enjoy three hours to yourself! This is the last opportunity until next fall. Registration and details online.
Dads and Kids Camping Trip
June 9-11 at Sherando Lake Park. The Men’s Ministry is hosting a camping trip for all men and their children (nieces, nephews, grandchildren). Spend time fishing, boating, or just floating in the lake with the kids in your life enjoying God’s creation for 2 nights. Cost: $40 per family (includes site and food). Register online or at the Next Steps table in the Main Hallway. Contact: Rudy Elder, email@example.com.
CARITAS of Richmond
June 10-17. CARITAS ministers to the homeless of Richmond by partnering with churches in the area to provide a place to stay and food for the week. We will house families for the entire week, so we are looking for volunteers to set up, clean up, serve breakfast, make lunches, and much more. A list of items needed for donation is at the collection bin in the side hallway. For more information contact Christy Powell, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Register Now for Vacation Bible School!
June 26-29, 9am-Noon. VBS registration is live! Register your kids for the ultimate Galactic Starveyors experience! As kids focus their telescopes on the marvels painted in the sky by the Creator, they will discover the wonder among all wonders…that the God who created everything wants a personal relationship with them! Register kids ages 4-5th grade on swiftcreekbaptist.org/vbs today!
Swift Creek Pastor’s Blog
Written by the pastors of SCBC, this new online resource will help you dig deeper into the attributes of God! New devotions are posted daily! Visit blog.swiftcreekbaptist.org
Library Summer Reading
Summer fun ahead! Registration begins today for this year’s Summer Reading Program, “FINDING STAR BOOKS”. Children age 4 through 5th grade may enjoy reading or listening to books and earn prizes including a Sweet Frog Party in September. Register at the table on Sunday, May 21 or June 4, online at the church website, or stop by the library.
PHCC Baby Bottle Blessing
Don’t forget to return it on or before Father’s Day, June 18th. The Pregnancy Help Center of Chesterfield is working on growing it’s ministry of helping Moms in unplanned pregnancies make a life affirming choice for their child. All proceeds will help those women in our community through PHCC.
Backpack Program at Crenshaw Elementary
Help us feed hungry kids in our community. Non-perishable foods and snacks may be placed in the large box in the Main Hallway by the Fellowship Hall entrance. If you are not already contributing through your Connect Group Class, you may pick up a list of suggested food items at the donation bin. For more information, call Cathy Forray at 833-4545.
Chesterfield Food Bank- Second Saturdays
Swift Creek is excited to be serving with the Chesterfield Food Bank. We will be helping with the food distribution at Reams Rd. Elementary school on the second Saturday of each month. This is a great opportunity to serve with your entire family! What to Expect
Sunday Mornings 9:30 and 11am.
Connect Groups: We invite you to join us for a time of Bible study and fellowship. Classes are available for every age and stage of life. Look for our Connect Group Directory under the visitor tab.
Sunday Morning Worship: Our blended worship service includes a time of praise through song and a powerful message from Senior Pastor Monty Guice.
Wednesday Night Activities
Equipping Classes: Wednesday Nights at 6:30pm. New classes are offered every few weeks. Take a gander at our Equipping brochure under the visitor tab for the latest offerings for men’s, women’s, and co-ed classes.
Students and Children: Wednesday Nights, children (2yrs-5th) are invited to participate in our AWANA program where they will hear Bible stories, memorize scripture, and play games. Students (6th-12th) meet in our Refuge Student Center for a time of large group worship and discipleship.Younger children can be dropped off in the nursery.
Music: Choirs for adults, students, and children have rehearsal at various times on Wednesday nights. Check out our Equipping Brochure for times and locations.