last update Aug. 31, 2015


ABS Ladies Class: Ladies of all ages are invited to participate in a 16 week ABS class on the book of Philippians. This study will begin on September 13 and will be taught by Kareen Lehner. Please sign up at the Welcome Center.

New ABS Class: The TruthSeekers class will take a serious look at Bible book studies. They will discuss the tough issues raised in the Bible text and work together to understand and apply the Scriptures to life. Questions raised throughout the class will keep class involvement high for better understanding and application. Class starts September 13. Sign up at the Welcome Center today.

Life Line Screening: will host non-invasive health screenings this Wednesday, September 2, in Colonial’s gym. Register for a Wellness Package which includes 4 vascular tests and osteoporosis screening. Colonial members receive a $10 package discount in addition to a $10 donation to Colonial Baptist Church when you sign up through one of the following: provided registration sheet (available at the Welcome Center), calling 1.800.324.9458, or at Pick up a flyer from the Welcome Center for more information.

ODU International Student Outreach: Each week, starting in September, we have opportunities to partner with Global Student Friendship to reach out to ODU’s international students. Tuesdays: lunch on ODU campus. Fridays: dinner at a church near ODU. These meals bring local believers and international students together to discuss relevant topics from a Christian perspective, to share the Gospel and to develop relationships. Contact Aaron Broughton.

Tour de Mundo: Around the World in 30 weeks begins September 9 at 6:15pm. The first night will be registration in the gym and an informal “meet and greet” with your children’s leaders in their club locations. We look forward to you joining us in this amazing whirlwind tour around the world.

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Leaders: If you haven't let us know you are coming back, please stop by (or e-mail us) TODAY. We could use some more help in the Sparks & T&T girls. Also, leaders can register their clubbers early tonight and Wednesday. Also, pencil in Saturday afternoon, September 12, for our annual training event.

Tuesday Ladies’ Bible Study: All ladies are invited to join us on Tuesday mornings, September 15 to November 17, 10-11 am for a Bible Study of Daniel 1-6: Living with the Enemy. Place: Church Chapel. Teacher: Laurel Whitelam. Child care provided. More information is available at the Welcome Center along with a sign up for the study. (Sign up is requested but not required.)

Virginia Beach Theological Seminary
President’s Hour: Join seminary staff and students in the Church Chapel on Thursdays, 8-8:50 am, for our weekly chapel service. This Thursday Professor Tom Dailey will speak on Mark 1:1-8.

Ministry Opportunity: If you are interested in helping provide refreshments for VBTS chapels, please contact Martha Davey.



September 2015

Sept. 2 (Wed.) Tripp DVD (Pastor Jim Newcomer); Children’s Summer study

Sept. 6 (Sun.) AM: Pastor Jim Newcomer/ Communion; PM: no service

Sept. 9 (Wed.) Dr. Mike Windsor; Awana registration and introduction

Sept. 13 (Sun.) AM: VBTS Convocation (Dr. Daniel Davey); PM: Dr. Mike Windsor