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Planning your first visit.

Visiting a church can be a frightening thing… Maybe you are returning to church, or coming for the very first time… You may feel like people are watching you or maybe that people will judge you. “Will the preacher condemn me from the stage?”  “Will people judge me if I look differently than they do?”  […]

Where Do I Fit In?

The Bible says that God created us and that we are both fearfully and wonderfully made!  It is not by accident that you are who you are. Job 10:8 reminds us, “[God] Your hands shaped and made me…” (NIV) Psalm 139:14-16, informs us that God was very intentional when you were formed within the womb.  […]

Benevolence in the Community

Here at Vansickle Baptist Church we understand the needs of the community, and that there are times when we all need a helping hand.  That is why we offer a food pantry here at the church.  Assistance may be requested once per month, during the office hours of 8:30 am – 4:00 pm, Tuesday – […]

Why You Need A Small Group

God created us for relationship!!  In the opening chapters of the Bible, God highlights this when He says, “It’s not good for man to be alone.”  Though God walked in the garden with Adam, it wasn’t enough to fill the loneliness in his heart.  As all of the animals are brought before him to be […]

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Highlighted Events

White Christmas

December 24, 2017
10:30 am

This Christmas we’re inviting church members to participate in our annual White Christmas collection! We want to flood the altar with non-perishable food items, wrapped in white paper, as an offering and gift for Jesus. It will take place on Sunday, December 20th, during the morning service. Items will be brought to the alter during […]

Christmas Eve Service

December 24, 2017
6 pm

Christmas Eve at Vansickle Baptist Church is a truly joyous night of celebration. You and your family will be warmed from the inside out, with exciting arrangements of Christmas Carols both old and new, a message of hope and our interactive candle lighting with glow sticks, which are easier and safer for our little ones […]

Paul & Vanessa Cherry

January 7, 2018
10:30 am

Come celebrate the start of a new year with some long time friends of Vansickle Baptist Church — Paul and Vanessa Cherry! They’ve had a ministry of music and preaching that span over 30 years now. We know you’ll be blessed by their music and a special message from Bro. Paul Cherry.

Student Evangelism Conference: MOVEMENT

January 12, 2018 – January 13, 2018

MOVEMENT — it’s the process by which something or someone gets from one place to another. The Student Evangelism Conference is an exciting event in which students are reminded that God is working in them to transform them from one degree of faith, into another… a greater one. BUT, it also reminds them that God […]

State of the Church

January 14, 2018
10:30 am

Join us for our annual “State of the Church” address by Senior Pastor, bro. Roger Ratliff. We will be looking at some of the exciting things God has done throughout the 2017 year, and then look at various opportunities we can grow in 2018. We hope you will make plans to join us on Sunday, […]

Service Times

Small Group Bible Study at 9:15 am
Worship Service at 10:30 am
Evening Bible Study at 6:00 pm

Family Dinner at 5:30 pm
Evening Bible Study at 6:30 pm

Verse of the Day

“Praise the Lord, the God of Israel, because He has visited and provided redemption for His people. He has raised up a horn of salvation for us in the house of His servant David, just as He spoke by the mouth of His holy prophets in ancient times;” — Luke 1:68-70 Listen to chapter Copyright © 1999, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2009 by Holman Bible Publishers, Nashville Tennessee. All rights reserved. Powered by BibleGateway.com.

Upcoming Events

9:30 am Quilting Bee @ church kitchen
Quilting Bee @ church kitchen
Dec 20 @ 9:30 am – 1:00 pm
The Quilting Bee will be held every third Wednesday of the month, in the church kitchen. Bring a sack lunch. A devotional will be held. Please sign up with Martha Lindley.
5:30 pm Wednesday Night Meal @ Fellowship Hall
Wednesday Night Meal @ Fellowship Hall
Dec 20 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Please contact the church office to R.S.V.P. by the Sunday prior to the meal.
6:30 pm Evening Bible Study
Evening Bible Study
Dec 20 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm