Serving Others: by Deacon Mary Wilson
Features / God Stories / Missions / Volunteer

Serving Others: by Deacon Mary Wilson

Serving is a faith stretcher. At least it has been for me. How about you? In the early 1990’s, soon after joining Smoke Rise Baptist Church, our family began serving dinners one week each month at the Memorial Drive Homeless Shelter for families. Members of Smoke Rise led us into this ministry by example. Through their guidance, … Continue reading

World Communion Sunday Oct 5
Features / Missions / Worship Arts

World Communion Sunday Oct 5

World Communion Sunday is a wonderful reminder for Christians that we are a part of God’s family, the Body of Christ that is far bigger than any single congregation or denomination. On this special Sunday, Baptists and Catholics, Lutherans and Presbyterians, Methodists and Episcopalians will gather around the Lord’s table to celebrate our unity and … Continue reading

Faith at Home – After the Baby Dedication: Becky Caswell-Speight
Children / Features / Nursery / Parents / Spiritual Formation

Faith at Home – After the Baby Dedication: Becky Caswell-Speight

At Smoke Rise Baptist Church, we understand the moments when the divine and the human intersect to create covenant. We understand these moments because we join in blessed occasions like parent-child dedications. As we wrap infants in blankets we promise we will be their spiritual encouragers, teachers and friends. We promise children and parents that … Continue reading