This page is your hot spot for all the latest news from Swift Creek! Check back here regularly for announcements and registrations as seen in the bulletin each week. For a full list of Swift Creek events, view our Calendar! View the Campus Map
Secret Church Simulcast with David Platt – Register Here
Friday, April 26 | 6pm-1am | Refuge | This is a live worldwide simulcast of the teaching of David Platt who will lead us in 6 hours of intense, life-changing Bible Study. The topic this year is Prayer, Fasting, and the Pursuit of God. For High School and Adults. Cost $5. Limited spots available.
Women’s Tea and Festival of Tables
Saturday, April 27 | 2–4pm | Fellowship Hall
Enjoy being served several courses of delicious tea time delicacies as you fellowship with other women around unique and beautifully decorated tables. Our speaker, Beth Guckenberger (author of Start with Amen) will share with us the depth of meaning held within the word “Amen”. Cost: $15.
Due to high level of interest, registration will not be available online. In order to secure a remaining ticket (or be put on the waiting list once those are purchased) please email email@example.com.
National Day of Prayer
Thursday, May 2 | 7:30am-4:30pm
In recognition of National Day of Prayer, the Music Suite will be open for anyone who desires to come to the church and pray for our nation.
Walk for Life // Pregnancy Resource Center of Richmond
Saturday, May 4 | 9-12am | Immanuel Baptist Church
Support the PRC of Metro Richmond while enjoying a fun, non-competitive 2 mile walk. Your partnership helps provide professional, respectful, and caring assistance to women and men who are at a crossroads and in need of life-affirming options. Visit friendsofprcrichmond.org. Event Contact: Tina Peat, firstname.lastname@example.org
Family Mission Trip
Help us serve military families in Fort Belvoir. We will serve alongside a Pillar Church of Woodlawn to prepare, prayer walk, and invite the community to a block party and movie night. Up to 30 slots available, $40 per person. Email Michelle Mason at email@example.com.
Vacation Bible School Volunteers
June 24-27 | 9am-12pm
Registration will open mid-May!
Peru Mission Trip
June 28-July 7
During this trip we will conduct evangelism seminars and share Jesus in the community through door-to-door visits and by appointment. If you’re interested in participating or serving as trip leader, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Conversational Spanish for Peru Trips
April 14, 28, May 5, 19, June 2, 9, 16 | 1-2:45pm | 207C
This class is designed for Peru team members to learn a little basic Spanish in order to better interact with Peruvian people. Those who are interested in or committed to our next Peru trips are invited to join. Please let us know ahead of time to reserve free childcare. Event Contact: Erika Bunn, email@example.com.
Guatemala Mission Trip
July 4-14, 2019
The first half of the trip will be spent ministering at Casa Aleluya with the Children’s home, and the last half will be with the Live Him Loud Ministries Outreach Center. Trip Contact: Tim Lindsay, 703-785-1727 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Click to pay: Deposit, Payment #2, Final Payment
Mom’s Morning Out – Register Here
Multiple Dates | 9am-12pm
Upcoming dates are posted here for the rest of the 2019 school year! Need a break? Time to clean, shop, sleep without interruptions? Drop your kids off for 3 hours of uninterrupted you time! Event Contact: Janelle Collazo
Our blended worship service includes a time of praise through song and a powerful message from Senior Pastor Monty Guice.
We invite you to join us for a time of Bible study and fellowship on Sunday Mornings. Classes are available for every age and stage of life. Look for our Connect Group Directory under the visitor tab.
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.
Thursday Night Activities (September-May)
English as a Second Language
Thursdays | 6-8pm
Swift Creek offers ESL classes to the community once a week during the school year. Classes and childcare are free, and participants do not need to register ahead of time. If you are interested in volunteering with ESL, email David Peat Sr. at email@example.com.
Crenshaw Elementary Backpack Program (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
Ongoing for Women:
Free Resources from Right Now Media
Swift Creek is offering free access to a huge, streaming, online, access-on-any-device library of over 10,000 video Bible studies, leadership videos, kids shows and more. Its like the Netflix of Bible Study videos! Contact the church office to receive your emailed invitation.