A perfect Fall day that was just perfect to be in church. That's what today was. Sunday School started at 9am. What a delight to be able to study God's word among friends! Next was a brief scurrying around during the interim between Sunday School and worship, when folks greet each other before the service starts, younger children are deposited into the able care of the Nursery, the Sound department makes last minute system checks, the pianist starts playing softly as the last worshipers wander in to find their seat before the 10am hour begins.
The Praise Team began the service with the Contemporary hymn "Counting On God" which later our guest speaker, Lee Barbary, said fit in perfectly with his message. Next was the real Greetings when everyone in the Sanctuary got up and visited briefly with each other, hugging and chatting. A classic hymn was sung, the offering taken and then the Joyful Noise Choir sang "Rock Of Ages," another timeless classic hymn.
The message shared today was entitled "Core Values" and centered around Faith, Hope, and Love. We went through each, defining and challenging ourselves to practice living these three values in our own lives. Three reasons as to why we are told to practice Core Values:
BBC is a warm and welcoming family of like-minded believers who come together to worship our amazing God. Since 1774 BBC has served the Blackwater community and while steeped in tradition we also blend in a bit of contemporary to transition to an exciting future. We'd love to have you join us!