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
Parent’s Night Out
Friday, April 27 | 6-9pm
Parents! Drop off your infant through 5th grade children for 3 hours and do something fun! Children are invited to come eat pizza and popcorn, play games, and watch a movie! Cost: $5 per child (family max of $20). Register online!
Walk for Life
Saturday, April 28 | Registration 9am
Come support the PRC of Metro Richmond while enjoying a fun, family friendly, non-competitive 2 mile walk. Your partnership helps provide professional, respectful, and caring assistance to women and men who are at the crossroads of life decisions and in need of life-affirming options. The PRC is committed to presenting the hope and love that Jesus Christ offers, in both word and deed. For more information, visit their website or email Tina Peat at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Widows and Widowers Banquet
Sunday, April 29 | 5pm | Fellowship Hall
Hosted by the Swift Creek Pastors and Deacons. Dinner will be served followed by a Hymn Sing in the Worship Center. For your dinner reservation, RSVP to Marlene League in the church office by April 23. For those who need transportation, arrangements can be made with Marlene when you RSVP.
Churchwide Hymn Sing
Sunday, April 29 | 6:30pm
Worship Center | Following the Widows and Widowers Banquet, the entire church is invited to join us for a churchwide hymn sing.
Lord’s Supper and Benevolence Offering
Sunday, April 29
Prepare your heart to celebrate the Lord’s Supper with us in both morning services. This is a reminder that we take an offering at the end of these services to provide for our Benevolence Fund. This fund is used to help church members and individuals in our community meet their basic needs, to include food, shelter, clothing, transportation, etc.
Young at Heart
Tuesday, May 1 | 11:30am | Worship Center
The “Young at Heart” Choir from Mt. Vernon Baptist Church will be presenting a musical program. This will be our last meeting for the summer. Please come and bring a friend. Menu: Chicken Salad on Croissant, Pasta Salad and Mandarin Orange Salad, Dessert and Drink. Cost: $4 per person. For more information, please contact Sylvia Williamson 804-739-4736.
One Degree High School
Sunday, May 6 | 3-6pm
High school students are invited to this transformational Sunday afternoon outdoor retreat where we will discuss how to use our phones & social media to “Live Sent” for Christ. No registration required. Location: TBA
Parent Child Dedication
Sunday, May 13 | During Morning Worship
Children are such a blessing! Parents, join us this Mother’s Day as we dedicate the children God has blessed us with back to the Lord. Children of all ages are welcome. Contact Janelle Collazo through the church office if you would like more information about this event.
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Share Jesus with Kids at VBS!
June 25-28 | It’s that time again! We are currently looking for volunteers for our summer Vacation Bible School program. Our first training meeting will be in April, so sign up before then! If you are interested in serving, email VBS Director Janelle Collazo at email@example.com.
Backpack Program at Crenshaw Elementary (September-May)
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 Donnie Dalton, 804-690-5507
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 (September-May)
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 worship ministry page for times and locations.