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Night of Thanks (no longer selling tickets)
Sunday, November 19 at 5pm
Join us as a church family for a traditional Thanksgiving Meal followed by an evening service in the Worship Center. Catered by Brock’s Barbeque. Tickets are available today at the Next Steps table in the Main Hallway or during the week through the church office. Cost: $7 each or $30 max for your immediate household.
Men’s Day of Service
Saturday, November 18 | 7am-1pm
Join us for a day of service projects around the church and in the community. Roll up your sleeves as teams paint, rake leaves, repair, and clean up as the hands and feet of Christ. Meet at the church at 7am for coffee, donuts, and a briefing for the day. Then return for a hot and hearty Chili lunch at noon.
Men’s Ministry: Build a Manger
Saturday, December 2 | 9-11am | Fellowship Hall | Fathers, uncles, grandfathers, and mentors are invited to celebrate Christ’s birth through the powerful experience of building a life-size manger with the special kids in their lives. This year we will also have cookies and hot chocolate for the kids to enjoy during the event. Cost: $5 per manger. Visit the table in the Main Hallway on Sunday mornings to sign up!
Thanksgiving Meal Preparation and Delivery
Thanksgiving Meal Preparation and Delivery
Thursday, November 23, various times. Bring the whole family and join us as we serve meals in our community on Thanksgiving Day. Volunteer by providing dessert, carving turkeys, plating food to prepare for delivery, or delivering meals. Information on each area of service is available on swiftcreekbaptist.org/thanksgiving! Desserts can be dropped off to the church office during the week of Thanksgiving before noon on Wednesday. Sign up at the table in the Main Hallway or contact Jamie Rutherford, 804-543-5881.
Parent’s Night Out
Friday, December 1 | 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 is $5 per child (family max of $20). Register online!
Mom’s Morning Out
Monday, December 4 | 9am-noon | Hey moms! Looking for a break? Leave your kids with us while you enjoy three hours to yourself! Register online!
Sunday, December 3 | At the end of both services there will be a vote on the 2018 budget.
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.