On March 21, 2018, approximately 125 participants gathered at First Baptist Church, Highland Avenue, in Winston-Salem, North Carolina to discuss the issue of gun violence and mass shootings currently plaguing our nation. Sponsored by First Baptist Church and Wake Forest Baptist Church, members of both congregations were joined by community members from Winston Salem State […]
It was an extra-special Sunday at Wake Forest Baptist Church on April 1, Easter, 2018. We had butterflies, resurrection, amazing music and lots of fun! Thank you to all the volunteers who helped, and to the extra-special work of our staff, Erica, Kelly, and Eve. Find Pastor Lia’s sermon here.
After the White Supremacist rally in Charlottesville last year, there were calls for new monuments, people asking, “What monuments would do better at telling the story of who we are as a nation, instead of the monuments to white supremacists and the civil war?” In honor of Black History Month, we’re making monuments to African […]
On Saturday, October 14, 30 members and friends of Wake Forest Baptist Church showed up to stand with our LGBTQ siblings at the Winston-Salem PRIDE parade. Pastor Lia promised to wear a tutu if 20 showed up, so she tutu-afied. And we had a bubble blowing unicorn on our parade truck. Here’s a picture of […]