Anchor Baptist Church Blog

Tis’ the Season for Christmas Tracts
2021-12-15 Holiday Pastor Wood

The holiday spirit is in the air. Actually, the mood of Christmas has been thrust upon us since well before Thanksgiving. That is not all bad. What a great opportunity for Christians to reclaim the emphasis on the birth of the Lord Jesus Christ. It may sound trite, but He really is the “reason for

Edna McLamb Obituary
2021-12-14 Funeral Pastor Wood

MAY 22, 1941 – DECEMBER 10, 2021 Beloved, Edna Collum McLamb, of Calabash, North Carolina, passed away on Friday, December 10, 2021, with her son and daughter by her side. She was born on May 22, 1941, and was 80 years old. Jennis Redell McLamb was her husband who recently passed on October 7, 2021. The world

Redell McLamb Obituary
2021-10-07 Funeral Pastor Wood

MARCH 28, 1935 – OCTOBER 7, 2021 Jennis Redell McLamb, age 86, of Calabash, North Carolina passed away on Thursday, October 7, 2021. Jennis was born March 28, 1935, in Brunswick County and was the son of the late Jennis Mead McLamb and Carrie Neil Hughes McLamb. Mr. McLamb was an Engineer with NASA, He was a

Cross Over
2021-10-06 Preaching Pastor Wood

After the Israelites were released from bondage in Egypt, they did not go immediately into the promised land of God’s blessing. They allowed fears and uncertainty to cripple their faith in God. This prevented them from receiving the blessings of God. It is not until the book of Joshua that they finally “cross over” the

Cornhole Tournament and Cookout
2021-08-24 Event,Functions,Music Pastor Wood

Monday, September 6, 2021 [Labor Day] It is time for our annual community cornhole tournament. This is a great time of fun games, delicious food, and enjoyable music. The tournament is double-elimination of pairs. If you don’t have a partner, just show up and we can match you with someone. Play is open to all

VBS 2022 – The Ocean Odyssey
2021-08-18 Children,Event,Functions,VBS Pastor Wood

The countdown has begun. Join us for four nights (July 18-21; Mon-Thur) of fun and excitement as we learn wonderful things from the Word of God during our summer Vacation Bible School. Mark your calendars. This year will be an underwater theme entitled The Ocean Odyssey. In 2020, we did an online version of VBS

Special Services 2021
2021-07-23 Event,Preaching,Revival Pastor Wood

September 5-8, 2021 Don’t miss the impactful preaching of Evangelist Jeremy Frazor. His family and ministry team will be with us to encourage and exhort us spiritually for four days.   One of the most important weeks for our church this year will be, as we host the Frazor Ministry Team for a week of revival

Couples Conference
2021-07-22 Event,Functions Pastor Wood

Join us on a weekend getaway for husbands and wives in the beautiful mountains of western North Carolina. You will enjoy a time of spiritual refreshment and renewal. In addition, there will be first-class accommodations, delicious food, recreation, entertainment, and ample opportunity for relaxation. Dates: October 22-24, 2021 Location: The Wilds Camp, 1000 Wilds Ridge

Jesus Tends
2021-07-04 Functions,Preaching Pastor Wood

We have been picking themes for our morning services. During the first quarter of 2021, we focused each Sunday on a different Action of Worship. In the second quarter, we highlighted some Concepts of Christ. The weekly theme was highlighted on the front cover of each new Sunday bulletin and a corresponding Bible verse was

Janie Chadwick
2021-06-30 Funeral Pastor Wood

In the early morning of Wednesday, June 30, 2021, the Lord gathered the precious soul of our sister, Janie Chadwick, to Himself in heaven. She had recently experienced a stroke that sent her into a comma. After a brief time in the wonderful care of hospice, she slipped away to her eternal home. There will