Welcome to Beaver Creek Church

We are a small church located near Bridgewater, Virginia. Our church offers weekly services, Sunday School classes for all ages, and a small caring faith community. Our church’s mission statement says: Beaver Creek Church of the Brethren is a loving, caring and authentic fellowship of believers empowered by the Holy Spirit and called to be God’s church: to worship, humbly serve others and proclaim Jesus Christ. 

Worship starts at 11 a.m.*
Sunday School is at 9:45 a.m.*
Church location is 5651 Beaver Creek Road, Bridgewater, VA 22812. (See map): 540 828-2767.
*Times are 30 minutes earlier June through August: 9:15 a.m. Sunday School, 10:30 a.m. worship.

Church leadership: We are currently in a pastoral transition, with Pastor Ryan Cooper due to begin service here on November 11. The church is governed by a leadership team headed by Chris Dastoli. Contact us by phone at 540 828-2767 or use this contact form.

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Upcoming events:

October 17, 2019
October 20, 2019
October 26, 2019
October 27, 2019
November 1, 2019
November 3, 2019

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Pastor Ryan Cooper accepts Beaver Creek’s call

In a called congregational business meeting August 18, Pastor Ryan Cooper accepted a call to become pastor of Beaver Creek Church of the Brethren, effective November 11. The call followed a trial sermon, “Put Out Into the Deep,” based on Luke 5:1-11.

For more details, have a look at Beaver Creek Church’s September newsletter, now available online. Other highlights include:

  • Beaver Creek honors Pastor Elaine McGann for more than two years of service as interim pastor.
  • Ken Wright will be the featured speaker at our traditional Homecoming Sunday, set for September 22.
  • The new Sunday School year starts, with classes for children, youth, adults and those with special needs — there’s a class for everyone!

Here’s that link again: September newsletter

 

August minutes posted

Beaver Creek Church of the Brethren
Leadership Team Meeting
August 15, 2019

Present:  Theresa Eckard, Deborah Hoover, Joe LaPrade, Marlin Simmons, Zack Wampler, Bill Wood. Ex-Officio:  Elaine McGann – Interim Pastor, Darlene LaPrade – Church Clerk. Absent:  Chris Dastoli, Amy Saum, Kenny Wheelbarger, Donna Miller – Treasurer.

Zack called the meeting to order at 7:03 p.m. and opened with devotions.

The minutes from the July meeting were approved.

Calendar Roundtable:  August 18 – Trial sermon by candidate for pastor. If called and accepted, new pastor will begin on November 11. Ron Wyrick will act as a pinch pastor for Beaver Creek on September 15, & 20, October 6,20, & 27. We will need coverage on September 1, & 8, October 13, November 3, & 10.

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