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That Will Last Forever!

The Preschool & Children’s Ministries are in need of volunteers to serve on Sundays for the 8:00, 9:30, and 11:00 am services and on Wednesday nights in preschool, Awana, and Kidz Praise. Whether or not you have children in these ministries, please consider becoming a leader and helping our church family lead children to Christ! We will help you in every step of becoming a volunteer and mentor to our children, and you will be blessed by serving. For more information, visit our sign-up tables in the main lobby or call the church office at 770-534-7058.

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Summer Gatherings


- Family Meals at 5:00
- Gatherings at 6:15

Summer can be a busy time. Let us help you and your family keep your passion for God and His Word. Gather with us on Wednesdays this summer for a refreshing time to recharge for the week.

Family Fellowship Meals
5-6 pm | Fellowship Hall
Each Wednesday join our church family for a time of fellowship and a great meal. You will need to register, and there will be a small charge.

Preschool Gathering
Babies – Pre-Kindergarten | SmallTown
Little ones have a lot of energy. Bring them on Wednesdays to burn some of it playing games, singing songs, making crafts, and learning about Jesus.

Children’s Gathering
Kindergarten – 5th Grade | Building D Gym
This summer adventure for our children will feature games, snacks, and Bible teaching to challenge our kids to love Jesus. Why sit at home and miss the fun?

Student Gathering
Middle School & High School | The Venue
The passion of camp continues on Wednesdays for Middle School and High School students meeting in The Venue. Join Pastor Aaron and Pastor Trent for a worship experience to fuel your summer.

Adult Gathering
Worship Center
Let this time of worship and time in the Word each week be a mid-week refreshment for your soul all summer long. Join us for an exciting time of Bible study, as different staff pastors teach biblical truth.



Summer Series

Summer Adult Gathering
Each Wednesday at 6:15 pm
In the Worship Center

Walking the dog. Cutting the grass. Taking the kids to the pool. Our lives can seem so ordinary. We get up, do the same old thing, and go to bed. Each day is just like the next one. Today will be like yesterday. Tomorrow will be no different. Our summer gatherings for adults is anything but ordinary. Come and meet nine PEOPLE whose lives tell an unforgettable story. Don’t settle for the ordinary this summer! Join us for this exciting time of Bible study, as different staff pastors teach biblical truth from these Old Testament biographies.

July 23 Rehoboam Trent Peacock
July 30 Uzziah Dave Channel

ONLINE Summer Ladies Bible Study

June 30-July 27

Led by Danielle Lynn

This 5-week summer study will use the book “Lord, Teach Me to Study the Bible in 28 Days” by Kay Arthur. Lessons will be posted to the group in My BlackshearPlace by Monday morning at 8 am, giving you the flexibility to access the material at your own convenience during the week. There is no cost to join the study other than the cost of the book.

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2014 Summer Basketball Camps

July 21-24

Summer recreation camps at Blackshear Place Baptist Church are a first-class sports experience that emphasizes healthy competition, sportsmanship, skills building, and fun. For more information, contact the recreation ministry office by phone, 770.534.7058 or by email

K-3rd Grade
July 21-24, 9 am – Noon
> presented by BPBC

This camp is for boys and girls entering Kindergarten through entering 3rd grade.
Cost is $50 per participant
What to Bring: water bottle and gym bag for personal items
Do NOT Bring: Any gaming devices or iPods
What to Wear: Shorts, T-shirt, socks, and sneakers
Campers Receive: Camp shirt, snacks, and awards

Camp 2
K-3rd Grade
July 21-24, 9 am – Noon
> presented by BPBC

This camp is for boys and girls entering Kindergarten through entering 3rd grade
Cost is $50 per participant
What to Bring: water bottle and gym bag for personal items
Do NOT Bring: Any gaming devices or iPods
What to Wear: Shorts, T-shirt, socks, and sneakers
Campers Receive: Camp shirt, snacks, and awards

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Important Information
Registration is open until the day of each camp. There will be a $10 fee added if you register on the day of camp.

If your chil/d is on medication during camp week please inform camp personnel on the first day of camp. Please remember to bring inhalers for children with asthma.

Drop-off/Pick-up times
Drop-off will begin at 8:30 am, and pick-up will be at 12:00 pm. There will be a $10 fee if you need to drop your child off earlier than 8:30 am or pick-up later than 12:30 pm.

A Future & A Hope

July 13, 20 & 27 AM Services

3-week Prophecy Conference
with Dr. Gary Frazier

From every vantage point, our world spirals out of control. Economically. Politically.Environmentally. Spiritually. We appear headed to certain destruction. This is our present reality, but there is hope. There is a future that God’s Word promises those who have surrendered to the Lord Jesus in faith and repentance. Dr. Gary Frazier will explore this future and hope over the next three Sundays. Don’t miss this exciting prophecy conference.

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Bible Fellowship Ministry

Sunday, August 3

Appreciation Sunday

It’s time to PARTY! On Sunday, August 3, we are throwing a churchwide celebration in honor of all of our small group Bible Fellowship teachers and leaders. This is your opportunity to say “THANKS” to those men and ladies who serve you and your family in Bible Fellowship. Drop them a card. Take them out to eat. Give them a new car. Whatever you decide to do to show your appreciation, don’t miss this Sunday in Bible Fellowship.

Krispy Kreme doughnuts in all BF classes Sunday, August 3!
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Leadership Training

Wednesday, August 6

Your Church Needs You!

Join us for this intensive churchwide leader training at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, August 6 in various locations listed below according to ministry.

We are expecting tremendous crowds to participate in Wednesday programming beginning August 13. To be prepared for all of these children, students, and adults, we need hundreds of volunteers to help make the Wednesday experience first-class. Would you consider helping us on Wednesday nights? If you are already planning on it or want more information about how you can serve, then join us on Wednesday, August 6 for our leader training.

Preschool Ministry
Little ones need adults to love them to Jesus. Puggles and Cubbies leader training in Grandpa Obie’s Farm.

Children’s Ministry
Help children memorize God’s Word. AWANA leader training in the Kidz Theater.

Middle School Ministry
Young people need a mentor. Experience leader training in The Venue.

High School Ministry
Be a leader who our students can follow. Experience leader training in The Venue.

Life Groups
If you are hosting a small group for adults on Wednesdays then you are meeting in the Guest Reception Room.

Bible Fellowship Promotion Day

Sunday, August 10

Sunday, August 10 is Promotion Day for all of our age-graded ministries in Bible Fellowship. Come a little early this Sunday to find your child or student’s new class and meet their new BF leaders. If you have any questions, contact the church office or stop by the welcome desk.

6th Grade Move-Up Luncheon

Sunday, August 10

We are inviting all upcoming 6th graders and their families to join the Student Ministry staff for lunch! This will be a great time to get to know each other and talk about the exciting year ahead.
Join us Sunday, August 10 at 1:00 pm in The Venue. Contact the Middle School Ministry for more details.

Dessert And A Parent

Sunday, August 24

Student Ministry Meeting

Parents of middle and high school students are invited to Join us after the evening service in The Venue.

How can you help your student stay pure in an impure world? How can you raise a godly teen in a generation that is increasingly evil? Join us for Dessert and a Parent Meeting, where we want to put real resources and strategies in your hands. This fall, we’re rolling out a student ministry plan that will meet you and your student right where you are, and help you grow to the next level with Christ. This is a night you won’t want to miss!

My BlackshearPlace

Our Online Community

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My BlackshearPlace is a powerful tool that integrates information from all aspects of BPBC and customizes it so that you have the information you want and need right at your fingertips.

CONNECT: Sign up & log in

Connect with Blackshear Place by joining the online community. At the top of this page you will see the login area where you can enter your username and password. If you do not have a username and password, you can request one. Click Sign Up and fill out the brief form. After you submit the form, you will receive an email that contains your username and a link to set your password. Click the link and you are ready to log in.

ENCOURAGE: Update your profile

Encourage others by finding an opportunity to serve that fits you. After logging in to My BlackshearPlace, click Go to my profile in the box on the upper right. Then click Edit profile under the Actions bar on the right. Be sure to check your contact information and update it when it changes. You’ll also want to add your spiritual gifts, talents, and abilities under the My Fit tab. Having this information in your profile will help you to find opportunities to serve and encourage others.

DO LIFE TOGETHER: Explore groups and calendars

On the Groups tab, you can view all the groups in which you are already involved. Click a group to view its page and interact with the group members. Want to search for a new group? You can type a group name into the search bar or click …or discover a new group to find a group. On the Calendar tab, you’ll see churchwide events as well as your own custom calendar.

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