But you shall receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you; and you shall be witness to Me in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the end of the earth. (Acts 1:8, NKJV)
The people of First Norfolk have
taken God’s great call to live the mission as something greater than a
romantic notion or a warm, fuzzy feeling while traveling
internationally. They have embraced the great command to love God and
love others and in doing so, they have accepted the challenge to live
the mission as they are mobilized by the Great Commission (Matthew 28:18-20).
We pray that you are able to see more than a
gathering of events, journeys, and overall good deeds. We pray that you
find a fellowship of people (aka “the church”) who are passionate about
sharing the good news of Jesus Christ as Acts 1:8 calls them to do. As you read, connect the dots of ministry needs
with those who are called to serve (every missionary follower of
Download the Mission Journey application and other Missions forms.
Our Disaster Relief ministry allows us the opportunity
to serve communities during times of crisis. The ultimate goal is to be
able to share the love of Christ through sharing the gospel. Download the Disaster Relief 2018 Brochure here.
For more information on Statewide Disaster Relief efforts through the
Southern Baptist Conservatives of Virginia (SBCV), including Southern
Baptist Disaster Relief (SBDR) Training dates, locations, and costs, visit this web page.
For more information, contact Bob Williams.
Saturday, March 24, from 9 am-4 pm at First Norfolk on Kempsville. Preregistration is required - register at sbcv.org/disaster-relief-training. Completion of the 2.5 hour course is required in advance of the training date. First time trainee: $40, Trainee rectification: $25.
Below are the most current projected dates for this year's Mission Journeys: