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

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.

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 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.

Eden's Garden - Eden’s Garden is seeking volunteers to join us on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday mornings between 9:00 A.M. and 11:00 A.M. Volunteer as much or as little as you can! Please Contact Pat Harris by email at

"Young Voices" - Attention all parents with children 5-12 years old. The Music Ministry will begin rehearsing and filming "Young Voices" for our virtual projects. Rehearsals and video recording sessions will be held on Wednesdays and Thursdays from 11:30 A.M.-3:00 P.M. Please contact Jake Holmes at 804-683-4452 to participate and YOU MUST SIGN UP IN ADVANCE.

RISC Congregational Drive - RISC is asking each Second Baptist Team Member and Network member for an investment of $200.00 or more or whatever you can invest to help us attain our goal. Investments may be sent by mail to RISC, P.O. Box 4931, Richmond, Va. 23220 or via online banking/ Bill Pay or via the RISC website at Contact a Team Leader with any questions.

COVID-19 Testing Event - Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing will be held in the parking lot of Second Baptist on Tuesdays beginning September 7th from 9:00 A.M.-11:00 A.M. Anyone 5 years and older can be tested.

COVID-19 Vaccination Hub - Second Baptist has been designated by RHHD to serve as one of four vaccination hubs. Clinics will be held weekly in the church building on Tuesdays, 3:00 P.M.-6:00 P.M. starting September 7th. Walk-In service only; no appointment is necessary for the first and second vaccine. The Pfizer booster vaccine is available for qualified individuals and by appointment only. Click Here for the qualifications and the appointment link.

Farmer's Market - We are excited to announce that with your help our Broad Rock Farmer’s Market will be open on Saturday, October 23rd from 8:00 A.M.-12 Noon. We are seeking volunteers now, so if you’re interested, please email us at for more information.

It's Fall Nut and Candy Season - Please support Girl Scout Troop 300 in our Fall Product Sale where items range in price from $6-$9. Click Here to view/print the order form. You may place your orders by calling or texting Pamela Jackson at 804-383-3963. Drive thru pickup will occur on Saturday, October 23rd from 9:30 A.M.-12:00 P.M.

Thanksgiving Requests - The Missionary Ministry is collecting requests from families in need of assistance for Thanksgiving. Email requests (one per family) to from October 18th thru November 10th. Requests should include name, address and a working phone number. To help will this outreach effort, please consider making a cash offering specifically marked for Thanksgiving (via Givelify, mail, or dropoff at Second Baptist) or purchase grocery store gift cards or sponsor a family. Contact a Missionary Ministry member for additional details.

Thanksgiving FEASTival - The Farmer's Market will be selling a special pre-ordered 12 pound bag of greens on November 20th. Each 12 pound bag of greens will cost $15.00 and must be picked up on November 20th by 12 noon from the Broad Rock Farmer's Market. Cash or check will be accepted as payment. Click Here to view/print the order form.

Utility Relief - The City of Richmond Department of Public Utilities has funding from the federal CARES Act to directly assist customers who have fallen behind on their utility bills as a result of an economic hardship due to COVID-19. Application forms are available at Second Baptist. Please complete the form and return to Second Baptist for expedited processing.

Discipleship Development Ministry Courses - The Discipleship Development Ministry is now accepting registrations for the 2021 Fall Season and 2022 Winter and Spring Seasons starting August 1, 2021. To register, please email or call 804-426-2756. Click Here to view the flyers for all the courses being offered beginning September 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

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

COVID-19 Vaccinations - Per the Virginia Department of Health (VDH), all public Richmond and Henrico County COVID-19 vaccination events now accepts walk-ups. Also, children 12-15 can be vaccinated. To schedule an appointment, call 804-205-3501 or go online to to see the list of walk-up events.

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

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 for more information.

Church Announcements - All announcements placed in the church bulletin must be received no later than the Friday two weeks before the desired publishing date. All announcements must be in Microsoft format and sent via email to

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 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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