Our Purpose

The purpose of Grace Baptist Church is to exemplify the presence of God as a diverse and authentically Christ-like family who worship, learn and grow in a genuine faith, care for one another, and responsibly go about God's loving work in our world."

Our Values

Our Values Statement essentially defines who we are, how we respond to our calling and what we value in our congregation and its members.

Our Values

Mark Your Calendar:

Thursday, September 25
Mission Commission, 6:00 pm, Classroom #3

Monday, September 29
Liberation Family Services, 5:30 pm

Sunday, October 5
Churchwide Picnic, 1:00 pm, FoggBerry Farm

Monday, October 6
Pastor Search Committee, 6:30 pm

Tuesday, October 7
Church Council, 6:30 pm

What's Happenin'@Grace:

 Worship with us:

9:45 am: Sunday School for all ages
11:00 am: Worship (Communion - first Sunday of each month)
5:30 pm: Christian Spirituality Group (2nd & 4th Sundays)


Grace Baptist Church is pleased to announce an electronic option for making regular offerings. Contributions can now be debited automatically from your checking or savings account or processed using your debit card.

Online Giving


 

Church-Wide Picnic
Sunday Afternoon - October 5 - 1:00 pm
FoggBerry Farm


Good Food - Good Fellowship - Fun Games


JOB ANNOUNCEMENT

SENIOR PASTOR

GRACE BAPTIST CHURCH

 

Grace Baptist Church in Richmond, Virginia, established in 1833, is seeking a senior pastor to lead a 273-member congregation affiliated with the American Baptist Churches, the Alliance of Baptist Churches, and the Richmond Baptist Association.

 

The duties include providing a balanced ministry of preaching, teaching, pastoral care, and organizational leadership that will enable the church to grow and fulfill its potential spiritual vitality and ministry.

 

The ideal candidate must have sufficient experience in church positions that will enable the candidate to effectively provide spiritual and institutional leadership in support of the congregation's vision and values.

 

The ideal candidate must be able to engage the congregation's participation in the larger community through denominational, ecumenical and interfaith missions events.

 

Qualifications:

 

 Must possess undergraduate and graduate degrees from an accredited college and seminary respectfully.  A doctorate in divinity is helpful, but not required.

 

Must be willing to reside in the greater Richmond Metropolitan Area.

 

Submit resumes to gbcnewpastor@gmail.com

or:

Pastor Search Committee

P.O. Box 7404

Richmond, VA 23221

 

Posting deadline: November 30, 2014

 

For additional information, visit http://GBCPastor.net


ONLINE SIGNUP FOR WEDNESDAYS
Salads and Desserts
To sign up to provide salads and / or desserts for our Wednesday night meals, go to:

Sign-Up


MARK TWAIN ALIVE
In Support of Bluefield College

            Grace Baptist member and Bluefield College alumnus, David Bailey, will present Mark Twain on Sunday, November 9, at 4pm at The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen.  All proceeds from the event will provide scholarships to students at Bluefield College, a Virginia Baptist College located in Bluefield, VA.  Tickets are $30, and sponsorship opportunities are available.  To reserve your seats, visit www.bluefield.edu/twain or pick up a flyer in the office.  For questions, contact Mark Hipes at Bluefield College at 276-266-1077.



We are now compiling the information for the bronze plaque and the dedicatory program.  We need the complete name(s) of the person and / or persons in whose honor or memory funds were given as you would like it to appear on the plaque.  Also the name(s) of the donors as you would like them to appear in the program.  Please forward this information to:  Forrest Anne Hill at FAH2cats@aol.com or mail to her at 5607 Matoaka Road, Richmond VA  23226.  Information will be kept confidential until the dedication.