Advancing The MissionCurrent Sunday Morning Series 8:00, 9:30, 11:00 am
Advance. Growth. Progress. These words spill off the pages of Scripture in the Book of Acts. Once a small group huddle in an upper room, the church quickly and mysteriously explodes throughout every facet of the Roman Empire and beyond. How did this happen? How did the mission of the church advance? Come and explore these early beginnings as Pastor Jeff teaches Sunday mornings through Acts.
Sufficient: Relying on God's WordSunday Evening Series
A Series from Psalm 119
Sunday Evenings at 6pm with Pastor Jeff
God’s Word is true. You can rely on it. You can build your life on it. Psalm 119 is a treasure chest of truth on the sufficiency of Scripture in every aspect of life’s journey. Join Pastor Jeff on Sunday evenings this fall, as we walk verse-by-verse through the longest chapter in the Bible.
The SourceDNOW South Hall March 13-15
March 13-15, 2015 at BPBC Main Worship Center
Cost: $50 until February 25, 2015; Late Registration $65
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, February 25, 2015
Attention all middle and high school students! Are you ready for a student revival to break out in our region? DNOW 2015 will be an incredible weekend as hundreds of students from multiple churches in south Hall county gather at BPBC to worship and be challenged in God’s Word. Students will stay in host homes both Friday and Saturday nights. These host homes will be formed by age and gender for impacting small group Bible studies focused on our theme: “The Source” — every great movement has a powerful beginning.
Upward SoccerFor boys and girls ages K4-6th grade
Upward Sports at Blackshear Place Baptist Church is a first-class sports experience that emphasizes healthy competition, sportsmanship, skills building, and fun. Pre-K and kindergarten will practice and play games on Saturdays — 30-minute practice and 30-minute game. 1st-6th grades will have a one-hour practice once a week. All games are played on Saturdays. Every player must attend a drop-in evaluation on either February 5 or 6 from 5:00-7:30 pm at the BPBC gym. Coaches and referees needed.
Deadline to register is February 9
$85 Early Registration (ends February 2_)
$95 Late Registration (_ends February 9)
Multi-child Discount: $10 Each additional child
Evaluation Days: 02/05 and 02/06 ( 5:00-7:30 PM)
First Practice: 03/02/2015
First Game: 03/14/2015
Life GroupsWednesdays at 6:30 pm
Blackshear Place wants to provide an opportunity for busy moms and dads to connect with friends and neighbors through Life Groups. While your children and teens are enjoying great God-centered programming, you can develop a new skill, share your life experiences, or serve people in the community. And, best of all, it’s free for your whole family. Check out our Life Groups list to find an activity or group that interests you.
Answers in Genesis /// ANNEX 106
Hosted by Duane Lyon
Using resources from Answers in Genesis, this group will study God’s word to find answers to life’s questions.
Backpack Love /// MEET AT THE WELCOME DESK
Hosted by Mike Mihalick
Blackshear Place partners with local schools to provide food for hungry children whose only meals are those they get at school. This group prepares backpacks full of donated food to deliver to these children.
Women at the Well /// ROOM B104
Hosted by Debi Carter and Jennifer Cobbs
This is a group for women who enjoy time together, encourage and mentor one another, and study God’s Word. This semester the study topic is “Biblically Correct – Engaging the Culture with Truth” by Donna Gaines.
Running /// ROOM B101
Hosted by LeeAnn Pittman & Julie Pritchard
Runners of all skill levels are welcome to join this group to go on runs.
Reimagine Work /// B209/211
This group will focus on how to take our faith with us to work by removing the gap between our Sundays at church and our Mondays at work. This study requires a book purchase of $20.
Keeping the Boom in Baby Boomers /// ROOM B103
Hosted by Kevin Tharpe
This group will feature experts in the fields of healthcare, law, and finance to help Baby Boomers with the issues that are relevant to them, such as such as long-term financial planning for themselves and the legal and financial challenges involved with caring for aging parents as well as children and grandchildren.
Photography /// ANNEX ROOM 105
Hosted by Brian Hursey
Photographers of all skill levels are welcome to come and learn more about taking great photos.
Two groups are available:
Sewing Basics: Hosted by Margaret Peace /// ROOM B215
Intermediate-Advanced Sewing: Hosted by Ruby Wiley ROOM B204/206
Women of Hope /// ROOM B105
Hosted by Sara Hall & Joanna Griffin
This is a group of women who are focused on growing in God’s word as they live, learn, and grow through the journey of being a widow. The group will be studying the book “Jonah, Navigating a Life Interrupted” by Priscilla Shirer.
Gluten-Free Living /// FELLOWSHIP HALL 105/107
Hosted by Danielle Lynn
Do you know someone who has to eat gluten-free? Has a doctor told you it might be something you need to try? Learn what it takes to start with natural health tips, tricks, and recipes. Take back your health, learn more about this new fad, and learn how you can minister to others.
Outdoorsman’s Pursuit /// FELLOWSHIP HALL 108/110
Hosted by Matt McElveen
This is a group for men who enjoy outdoor activities, such as golf, fishing, hunting, and shooting. This group seeks to learn more about our common interests and about the Creator of the great outdoors.
Ladies Bible StudiesBeginning February 2-4
The BPBC Women’s Ministry invites and encourages all ladies to be involved in one of these enriching Bible studies. Free Childcare is available. Call for more information.
MONDAYS :: 6:30 PM
He Speaks to Me by Priscilla Shirer (DVD Lecture Series)
// Led by Sydney Tracy
February 2nd – April 13th, Cost: $20, Location: Kidz Theater
In this study, Priscilla uses the account of God speaking to Samuel in 1 Samuel 3 to show how God speaks to Christians and how we can discern His voice and position ourselves to respond. You will be encouraged to listen and respond to God’s voice; and by listening to God’s voice and obeying Him, you will experience spiritual growth, Christian discipline, and the desire to serve.
TUESDAYS :: 9:30 AM
Problems of Life and Promises of God (Select Scriptures)
// Led by Earlene Richardson
February 3rd – March 24th, Cost: $5, Location: Kidz Theater
All believers face problems in their lives; however, the Lord has given great and precious promises to encourage the true child of God during difficult hours. In this study we will probe several problems of life and be encouraged to apply the promises of God.
Daniel by Beth Moore (A DVD Lecture Series)
// Led by Jennifer Stanphill
February 3rd – April 28th, Cost: $20, Location: FH 104/106
Join Beth Moore in a faith-building study of prophecy through the book of Daniel and learn how to live with integrity in today’s self-absorbed society.
WEDNESDAYS :: 6:30 PM (Life Group)
Living Beyond Yourself by Beth Moore (DVD Lecture Series)
// Led by Linda Touchton, Lisa Fraser, and Renee Kelly
February 4th – April 29th, Cost: $20, Location: FH 104/106
This is an in-depth women’s Bible study of the fruit of the Holy Spirit as presented in the book of Galatians. Beth challenges you to develop the fruit by maintaining an intimate relationship with the Spirit of God. A Spirit-filled life truly results in living beyond yourself.
ONLINE LADIES BIBLE STUDY
Pressure Points by Chip Henderson
// Led by Danielle Lynn
February 2nd – March 16th
This online study of Pressure Points is a study through the book of James. Learn how to keep sin, frustration, harsh words, and wrong actions from ruining lives and hurting others. Pressure doesn’t have to dismantle your faith; rather it can lead you to experience the presence and power of God like never before.
Wednesdays at Blackshear PlaceWednesdays at 6:30 pm
Blackshear Place offers activities for every age and stage of life on Wednesdays. Our classes and life groups are a great way for adults to connect through activities. We also have many opportunities for you to serve and grow in your faith.
Your children are invited to join us from 5:30 – 6:20 pm (before AWANA) in the Kidz Theater for a great time of music, praise, drama, and activities.
This high-energy, scripture-rich ministry offers children from preschool through fifth grade an opportunity to learn God’s Word in an interactive environment.
Middle School Worship BUILDING D BASEMENT
This exciting service includes music, a message, and a time for students to break into small groups where they and their leaders talk about how to apply God’s word to their lives.
High School Worship THE VENUE
After powerful music and a relevant message, students meet in small groups with leaders for encouragement and accountability.
Worship Choir and Orchestra
If you want to make a joyful noise, join the choir for rehearsal in the Worship Center. If you play an instrument, then come be a part of our orchestra for rehearsal in the Choir Room.
Intercede ROOM B106 /// Led by Dave Channell
This group is designed to help you grow in your prayer life.
Outreach FH BIBLE FELLOWSHIP OFFICE
Bible Fellowship members meet to contact prospects for their classes.
iBelieve ROOM B102 /// Led by Wade Ash
This is an opportunity for new believers to better understand the basics of their new faith. Join this group to walk through what Blackshear Place believes as a church and learn more about how to grow in your faith.
Hispanic Ministry ROOM B112/114 AND B115
Our Spanish-speaking congregation meets for prayer and outreach.
Adult Bible Studies
Wolves In Sheep’s Clothing /// GUEST RECEPTION ROOM
Led by Brian Johnson
In this topical study we will learn from the Bible how to spot false teachers, how to protect ourselves, and how to counter the deceptions of false doctrine.
The Book of Romans /// ANNEX 102 ///
Hosted by Grady Sutton
This is an in-depth study through the book of Romans taught by Dr. Paige Patterson.
Living Beyond Yourself /// FELLOWSHIP HALL 104/106
Hosted by Linda Touchton and Lisa Fraser
This is an in-depth women’s Bible study of the fruit of the Holy Spirit. This is a 12-week study that requires a book purchase of $20.
*Begins Feb. 4
Experiencing God Bible Study /// ANNEX 101
Hosted by Jack & Marianne Allred
This study will show you how to know God intimately while encouraging you to step out in faith and join Him in His work.
God’s Plan for the Ages Part 1 /// ANNEX 103
Led by Sam Parsons
This class is a general overview of the Old Testament.
*Begins Feb. 4
FuelMen’s Bible Study
Join other men as we kick off a new study in FUEL beginning Wednesday, February 4, at 6:15 am in the Kidz Theater. This men’s Bible study will give you spiritual fuel for the rest of your week.
6:15 am in the Kidz Theater
Beginning Wednesday, February 4
Free Chick Fil-A biscuits & coffee from The Bridge on February 4