Announcements

Spiritual Gifts Test - Would you like a better understanding of your spiritual gifts and where and how to apply them (1 Corinthians 12:4-5, 1 Peter 4:10, Romans 12:4-6a)? Click Here for a free online assessment.

Tutors Needed - 2BC is currently seeking volunteers to help tutor elementary to high school students in the following subjects: Math, Science, Language Arts/English and Foreign Languages. We will be conducting background checks on all potential volunteers.

T-Shirt and Pillow Case Dress - The T-Shirt and Pillow Case Dress project has begun. Dresses will be sent to an orphanage in Haiti. Participants may get information from the front desk in the lobby and monetary donations are always appreciated. Please contact Minister Darryl Jeffrey with any questions.

Lead Gardener Needed - Eden's Community Garden is in need of a Lead Gardener. If you have a passion for vegetable gardening and at least 6 to 8 hours per week to devote to garden projects, submit your name to Eden's Community Planning Committee at edensgarden@2bcsouthside.org.

Shorts and Shirts for Haiti - The Missionary Ministry needs shorts and shirts (boy sizes 2-20) for young boys in Haiti. Any Missionary member will accept donations or short sets.

Church Mother - Congratulations to Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Anderson on being named the Church Mother of Second Baptist Church.

Coronavirus Info - If the current Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) conditions in Richmond, VA and surrounding areas do not escalate, we will be open when the situation permits. We will broadcast the 11:15 A.M. abbreviated service on Facebook Live. We are recommending that you use our Givelify app or donation button on our website - www.2bcsouthside.org. This will reduce the handling of currency which is a common conduit of germs and possibly the virus. We are, however, encouraging you to view us on Facebook Live if you are in the high risk group for COVID-19. Please Click Here or go to the CDC Website for more information about this high risk group. May GOD bless you and keep us all safe.

Update Your Info - All members are asked to update their contact information ASAP and add your birth date; especially if you're age 65 or more. Please send your updated info to info@2bcsouthside.org or call your assigned deacon.

New Church Hours - Beginning July 1, 2020, the new church hours are as follows:  Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays-10:00 A.M.-3:00 P.M., Saturdays-9:00 A.M.-12 Noon, Closed Sundays, Tuesdays and Fridays. YOU MUST WEAR A MAST TO ENTER THE BUILDING. THE BUILDING IS CLOSED FOR ALL FUNCTIONS.

Envelope Distribution - Church envelopes may be picked up on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays during office hours of 11:00 A.M.-2:00 P.M.

Girl Scout Cookies - Despit the pandemic, Girl Scout cookies will be arriving on February 20th. You may place your order now so you can enjoy your favorite Girl Scout cookies. Troop 300 is prepared to provide contactless cookie deliveries and you can pay via our Cash App. Contact Pam Jackson at 804-386-3963 to place your order or for other details.

RISC Meeting - Second Baptist will host its RISC meeting for team leaders, network members and congregation on Thursday, February 22nd at 7:00 PM on Zoom. We are preparing for the RISC Rally and Nehemiah Action, and we want you to be informed about the issues RISC is pursuing this year. Click Here for the Zoom link.

Free COVID Testing - Free COVID-19 drive thru testing will be held here at Second Baptist on Thursday, February 25th from 1:00 P.M.-3:00 P.M. Anyone 5 years and older can be tested. Register online at www.bit.ly/RHHDCOVID or call 804-205-3501 Monday-Friday 8:00 A.M.-5:00 P.M.

Higher Education Scholarship Fund - Due to the pandemic, the Higher Education Ministry will not host the Love Banquet which is the sole fundraiser to provide scholarships to our youth that will be attending 2-4 year colleges and universities. You are asked to make donations to the Scholarship Fund by February 28th. Please indicate on your envelope that the funds are for the Scholarship Fund. For questions or more information, please contact Renee Goode Boyd at 804-986-5412 or Winfred Williams at 804-901-1056.

Discipleship Development Ministry Courses - The Disciples Ministry is now accepting registrations for the 2021 Spring virtual course offerings. To register, email 2bcdisciples@gmail.com or call 804-426-2756. Click Here to view the courses being offered beginning April 1, 2021.

Sunday School - Sunday School for adults and young people will resume on Sunday, January 10, 2021 from 10:00 A.M.-11:00 A.M. The notes and Zoom links can be found on the left side of the main page of our web site.

Young Adult Bible Study - On 2nd Mondays at 7:00 P.M., Young Adults Bible Study will be held via Zoom. The link is https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84787806246.

New Members Class - New Members virtual classes are held every 1st and 3rd Sunday at 10:00 A.M. New members will be notified.

Video Sermons - Enjoy inspired sermons again by visiting our website and select "Sermon Excerpts." Weekly Livestream services may be viewed by clicking on "Latest Sermons" on the main page of our website. Listen weekly to the Biblical teachings. Great for our traveling, sick and shut-in members.

2BC Food Pantry - Establishing a 2BC Food Pantry is the first project being undertaken by the Caring and Sharing Initiative. Also, you may Click Here to view/print the food pantry list of items being asked for according to your last name. You may also Click Here to view the list of currently needed items.

Media Ministry - The Media Ministry is seeking several volunteers for audio, video production and intermediate PowerPoint skillset for Sunday service presentations of song and scripture software. Please contact Sandra Claxton for more information ASAP or email trustees@2bcsouthside.org.

Caring and Sharing Ministry - If you need access to food, emergency housing, clothing or employment resources, the Caring and Sharing Ministry is here to help. Complete an intake form located on the Book Store counter. Please contact Angela Meekins at 804-271-1610 or by email at ameekins24@comcast.net for more information.

Church Announcements - All announcements placed in the church bulletin must be received no later than Tuesday evening via email at announcements@2bcsouthside.org.

Memorial Bricks - The Mature Life Ministry is preparing to order bricks for our Memorial Wall. Please purchase a brick in remembrance of a deceased loved one or a tribute to an organization. This is an ongoing effort to support CFC and the tribute will last forever. For questions or purchases, please see one of the following members: Thelma Anderson, Marsha Carter, Jean Hill or Rebbie Hutchins.

Church email list - Please join our church email list by sending an email to info@2bcsouthside.org for important updates, schedule changes and cancellations sent directly to your email or mobile device. Both our website and Facebook page will give you the latest church information.

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