Anchor Baptist Church Blog

Beginning at Moses
2020-04-12 Scripture Pastor Wood

How did people learn about Christ before the New Testament was written? The role of the Old Testament was to point people to Jesus. John 5:39  “Search the scriptures; for in them ye think ye have eternal life: and they are they which testify of ME [Jesus].” When Jesus walked with two disciples following his resurrection,

Song Leading Basics
2020-04-01 Music Anchor Baptist Church

Below are six video tutorials on basic song leading that were produced by Shenandoah Christian Music Camp in VA. Wendell Nisely does a good job of demonstrating and explaining the basics for congregational song leading. We appreciate this free tool and encourage you to check out their YouTube channel for more resources. Tutorial One Tutorial

Do You Wonder Why?
2020-03-31 Children,Coronavirus,Providence Pastor Wood

In this eight-minute video, Child Evangelism Fellowship explores biblical reasons for why bad things happen.

The Rainy Seasons of Life
2020-03-30 Comfort,Providence,Sovereignty of God Pastor Wood

by Ruth Rich In the midst of life’s rainy season, when storms (especially of the same kind) are frequent, it is so easy to cry out “Why?” It is hard to accept that these distresses are God’s good and perfect gift: that these dark places are God’s will, just as much as the bright and

2020-03-28 Coronavirus Pastor Wood

We are now approaching the second Lord’s Day that our church family will be unable to gather in person for worship and fellowship. Although there is no substitute for the real thing, many people have commented on how helpful the live video streams of our services have been. We are grateful that our media team

2020-03-23 Coronavirus Pastor Wood

It has now been a full week since POTUS issued guidelines for our country to follow regarding COVID-19. We have altered our ministry accordingly and we have enjoyed reasonable smoothness in the transition. If you are sick or know of someone who is sick, please inform us so we can pray and assist as possible.

2020-03-18 Coronavirus Pastor Wood

Our leadership met this morning and after accessing the situation and having a prayerful discussion, we are making the following changes to our ministry effective immediately: All church gatherings will be suspended for an indefinite period of time. This will include gatherings that occur in our facility as well as functions held off-site. We will

2020-03-13 Coronavirus Pastor Wood

The leadership of the church believes it is important to take a prayerful and measured response to the growing health concern in our country. At present we do not believe the situation warrants the suspending of services and functions of the church. However, to be proactive and reduce the potential spread of disease we are

Special Services 2020
2020-01-15 Event,Preaching Pastor Wood

February 9 – 13, 2020 Don’t miss the impactful preaching of Evangelist Aaron Coffey. His  family and ministry team will be with us to encourage and exhort us spiritually for an entire week.   One of the most important weeks for our church this year will be, as we host the Coffey Ministry Team for a

Christmas Musical
2019-12-01 Event,Functions Pastor Wood

Sunday, December 15, 2019, at 11:00 am This heartfelt musical tells the story of an elderly man who has grown disappointed in life and bitter against God.  His life seems hopeless until he is confronted with the childlike faith of a precocious young girl. Lizzy Walker and her family shine the light of Christ into this