OUR DEACONS – The new deacons that were elected last Sunday are:  Buddy Davis, Brooks Delk, David Larsen, Jens Pedersen, Jr., Steve Rudolph & Danny Wildman. The ordination ceremony will be on Sunday, November 12, at the 6:00 pm evening service. At this time we would like to thank our deacons who are finishing their term for all of their hard work and service: Marc Beech, Randall Cobb, Ricky Colvin, Charles Persons, Terry Snow & Gene Winstead. You have done a great job!


BRIDAL SHOWER Please join us NEXT Sunday, October 29, at 2:00 pm in the WBC Parlor for a Bridal Shower for Kaitlyn Smith (daughter of Jimmy & Debbie Smith) and Brandon Waltman (son of Floyd & Debbie Waltman). The couple is registered at Target, Belk and Bed, Bath & Beyond.
LORD’S SUPPER-We will observe the Lord’s Supper during the 6:00 pm Sunday service NEXT Sunday, October 29.

BACKPACK BUDDIES – WBC is partnering again this year with the EC schools to provide meals for children in need. Small canned meals (ravioli, beefaroni, etc.) with easy open lids or in microwaveable containers are needed. Cans may be dropped off in the collection bin located in the WBC office foyer area.

FALL OUTREACH – During the month of October, we will be collecting wrapped candy (sorry, no homemade candy allowed) to be distributed at the entrance of Park Ridge subdivision on Halloween. A collection bin for the candy is located in the office foyer area.

90 DAY JOURNEY THROUGH THE NEW TESTAMENT – There has never been a better time than right now to join us and start your 90 day journey through the New Testament.  Plans are located in each of the foyers for your convenience.  Start TODAY!!!

HONORING OUR VETERANS – To honor our veterans, we will have a slideshow presentation on Sunday, November 5, at both morning services. If you have photos you would like included, please email a copy of the photo to or bring the photo to the church office 8:00 am – 4:30 pm, Monday – Friday to be scanned.  Please provide the veteran’s name, branch of service, and years of service. Deadline for pictures is Monday, October 30.

VISITATION TUESDAYS – Visitation Tuesdays are each Tuesday at 6:00 pm.  Members will meet at the church for a brief prayer and then go out into the community to visit and spread His word.  If interested in being a part of this ongoing ministry, or if you would like more information, please call the church office at 588-3356.

CHURCH HISTORY Any members who have information and/or pictures about our church`s history, please contact Mrs. Melba Allen at 228-588-6461.
FAMILY ADDITIONS – We are so excited to welcome our new brothers and sisters into our family at Wade Baptist Church!  Stop by our new member board in the back foyer to see our new additions.
SUNDAY MORNING SERVICES – “Ruth” – A story of redemption.  
Be sure and attend either Sunday morning service so you don’t miss this series based around a beautiful & amazing love story.
SUNDAY EVENING SERVICES – “The Gospel of John” Don’t miss this great sermon series! Each Sunday evening starting at 6:00 pm.
WEDNESDAY EVENING SERVICES – “Next Steps – What Comes Next in a Christian’s Journey”
On Wednesdays, Pastor Branden is teaching the Bible study, “Next Steps”.  Be sure to bring your pen or pencil!!
Wade Baptist Church is excited about the Church Life app! With this app, you will have access to the church directory, calendar, event registrations, and online giving … right at your fingertips! It is easier than ever to stay connected and informed. Search for the free ACS Church Life app by ACS Technologies from the App Store or the Play Store. You will need the username and password that you use for your WBC login as well as our account name (Wade Baptist Church) and site number (103265). If you have not already created a WBC login, go to our Connect Page for detailed instructions. Also, be sure to turn on notifications on your phone so that we can send reminders about upcoming events!