Seasons come and seasons go. Summer gives way to autumn and Fall at Shores, which includes many new opportunities to grow in your relationship with God. Take full advantage of all the ministry below for you and your family.
With the approval of the elder body, Pastor Ron will be on sabbatical August 7 to September 30, 2023. His plan is to return to the pulpit on Sunday, October 1, 2023, to begin his ninth year as Lead Pastor of Atlantic Shores Baptist Church. During Pastor Ron's sabbatical, guest speakers will fill the pulpit each week at our 9:15am and 11am worship gatherings, chosen for their integrity of heart and skillfullness in preaching God's word. You won't want to miss a single week at Atlantic Shores!
Wednesday Nights (6:30pm to 8pm) returns at Atlantic Shores this fall with a full line up of on campus discipleship studies for kids, students, and adults. Check out all of the studies and register here.
Our mission at Atlantic Shores Baptist Church is to glorify God by making disciples of Jesus Christ who go and make disciples. We take this Great Commission mission (Matthew 28:19-20) seriously and make disciples intentionally. Check out the fall discipleship studies where we help you become a fully devoted follower of Jesus. Life Groups is another environment where we make disciples.
For over six decades, the Lord has used the ministry of AWANA to reach kids, equip leaders, and change the world. Atlantic Shores Baptist Church is pleased to partner with AWANA by offering this discipleship experience as part of our overall Family Ministries. Wednesdays at AWANA will be your child's favorite night of the week as he or she enjoys exciting worship, games, stories, and Bible memorization.
Welcome to Shores Kids! We are so excited you chose to worship with us as a family. Children are a gift from the Lord (Psalm 127). We want your child to experience God’s love the moment he or she arrives. Take some time to navigate through our pages to learn more, and then join us on Sundays for a worship experience your kids won’t forget.
Sunday Night for Students
Middle and high school age students gather every Sunday night during the school year from 6pm to 8pm in the Life Center. Enjoy fun, games, worship, and a lesson from our Family Pastor, Travis Bryant. Then, we break into age and gender-specific groups for discussion and prayer. This is a great time of discipleship for grades 6-12.
her Paint Night
Join the women of Atlantic Shores Baptist Church for a creative evening. With a focus on thankfulness, discover your inner artist and create something beautiful on canvas with a painting experience guided by Amy Arnett, a local artist. No art experience is required. Follow Amy’s step-by-step instructions, or go rogue and brush a one-of-a-kind masterpiece.
Man Up Breakfast
Join us for a real man’s breakfast in the Life Center on Saturday, November 4 at 8am. Following a time of food, fellowship, and Man Up worship, Pastor Ron shares a brief message from God’s word followed by table discussions. Cost for breakfast is $5 per person at the door. Please register below.
Our Atlantic Shores Worship Team will be hosting a Worship Night on Sunday, October 8th at 6pm. Come prepared to take part in powerful worship, focused prayer, and sweet fellowship as we, boldly, lift high the name of Jesus. This event will be for the entire family and we encourage you to invite friends and neighbors to join us in this impactful evening.
Hallelujah Harvest, the Virginia Beach fall favorite, happens October 28 from 4pm to 6pm. Bring the entire family in costume and join us for candy, food, fun, music, and more. Learn more and get your free family ticket here.
Giving to the Lord at Atlantic Shores Baptist Shores is sacred, simple, and secure. It is an act of worship as much as anything else. Give a single gift, or schedule ongoing donations using your debit or credit card. Thank you for your faithfulness and generosity, especially during these challenging times.
Or, mail your gift to the following address:
Atlantic Shores Baptist Church
1861 Kempsville Road
Virginia Beach, Virginia 23464