Registration is NOW OPEN for the 2019 BGAV Annual Meeting!

Posted: 9/16/19 at 3:30pm. Registration is now open for the 196th annual meeting of the BGAV, which will be held November 11-13 in Roanoke, VA. Together with our Virginia Baptist family we will explore this year’s theme “Renew,” based on Romans 12:2, with our guest speaker, Scot McKnight. This year’s meeting features Missions Monday with missions-focused breakout sessions, an on-site …

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Revitalize Your Sunday School, Step 2: Feed it Financially

You can tell a church’s priorities by its budget. What does the budget tell you about your church? I know there are some churches who put more money in the cemetery fund than they do in Sunday School and discipleship; what does that say about the church?

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Encountering Hope in Your Valley of Trouble

I have been reading the book of Hosea, one of God’s Old Testament prophets. It is an interesting read, because the family life of Hosea was a living parable of the people of Israel’s relationship with God.

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