Church News

Springwood Baptist Food Pantry

Feeding America Southwest Virginia’s produce delivery vehicle, the “Veggie Mobile,” will be at the Springwood Baptist Food Pantry on February 1 to distribute fresh fruits and vegetables to community members in need free of charge. This program is part of the food bank’s Mobile Produce Program. Stop by and take advantage of this valuable opportunity to get fresh, healthy produce. In the future, the “Veggie Mobile” will visit the Springwood Baptist Food Pantry on the first Wednesday of each month at 10 a.m.

Springwood Baptist is located at 88 Copps Hill Road, Buchanan. For more information, call and leave a message at 540-520-4585 and someone will return your call, or email


Solomon’s Mission now open Mondays, Saturdays

Solomon’s Mission is now open every Monday and Saturday from 9 a.m.-noon.

The second Saturday free lunch will be February 11, 11:30 a.m.-12-30 p.m., provided by the United Methodist Church of Buchanan.


Eagle Rock Clothes Closet dates

The Clothes Closet at Eagle Rock United Methodist Church will be open Saturday, Feb. 4, from 9 a.m. to noon and Wednesday, Feb. 8, from 5-6:30 p.m. Free clothing will be available to men, women and children. The Clothes Closet is a ministry of the Eagle Rock United Methodist Charge. For more information, call Brenda Spangler, 884-2503.


Wild Game event at Colonial Baptist

Colonial Baptist Church in Blue Ridge is hosting a Sportsmen’s Wild Game Dinner on Saturday, Feb. 11, at 6 p.m. This is a free event for area sportsmen (and women). There will be first, second, and third place prizes given for the best fish, best deer, and most unusual mounts! There will also be a variety of hunting and fishing door prizes including a muzzleloader, knives, rods and reels, and much more.

Guest speaker is J.R. Adkins, Bass Pro Redhead Field Staff and NITRO Team Member, and former host of Grassroots Television and Shallow H2O Outdoors.

Bring a prepared wild game dish, other meat, vegetable, and/or dessert. Drinks will be provided. Doors open at 5 p.m. Colonial Baptist Church is located at 221 Hillcrest Street in Blue Ridge. For more information, call 977-5683.


Bonsack Baptist WEEC consignment sale March 4

The Bonsack Baptist Weekday Early Education Center (WEEC) consignment sale will be held Saturday, March 4 beginning at 8 a.m. in the new Community Life Center at Bonsack Baptist.

All proceeds from the sale directly benefit the local preschool. It is completely run by volunteers. The one-day consignment sale will host items ranging from maternity to teens to toys to nursery decor.

Visit: to view items in the sale.

For more information or to consign items, email

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