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RAs and GAs Connie Maxwell's Childrens Home SAVE THE DATE: The RAs and GAs are sponsoring a children’s ...  Read more...

ANNUAL CHRISTMAS TRIP TO CHESNUT GROVE We will again be going to Chestnut Grove Assisted Living to ...  Read more...

WASHINGTON BAPTIST 101 Every month the pastor and staff will host an event we ...  Read more...

AWANA News Sunday, November 3rd- Back on our regular schedule--5-7 pm.  Read more...

PRISONERS CHRISTMAS PACKETS Church-wide Mission Project Sponsored by WMU Christmas ...  Read more...

SENIOR SINGLES There will be no Senior Singles meetings in November & ...  Read more...

RA & GA MISSION PROJECT We are collecting can tabs for Shriners Hospital. There will ...  Read more...

CLOTHES CLOSET NEWS We served 33 families this past month. We are in dire need ...  Read more...

OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD It is time to start work on your boxes for 2019.  The ...  Read more...

200TH ANNIVERSARY ITEMS & COOKBOOKS If you had your family picture made for inclusion in our new ...  Read more...

The Inspirations Quartet coming to Washington The Anniversary Celebration continues into ...  Read more...

Cleaning of the Fellowship Hall and Gym The Gym and Fellowship Hall is closed every Monday ...  Read more...

TEXT PRAYER CHAIN TEXT PRAYER CHAIN: Our text prayer chain has 25 members I ...  Read more...

YOUTH EVENTS   Sunday, November ...  Read more...

Washington Baptist 101 The next Washington 101 will be Thursday, November 21st at ...  Read more...

PRESCHOOL AND CHILDREN SECURITY Help Needed We need volunteers to help with the security ...  Read more...

Announcement Deadlines Please remember that the deadline for the newsletter is ...  Read more...

IMPORTANT SAFETY NOTICE Please note and observe the following safety rules ...  Read more...

WONDER KIDS NEWS: We are so blessed at Washington Baptist Church!  I ...  Read more...

ONLINE GIVING is Now Available! ONLINE GIVING —This is a great resource to give your ...  Read more...

New Young Adults Ministry- updated meeting date! (High school graduates–age 24) Tuesdays (note date change) ...  Read more...

Instructions for Live Streaming The Audio Visual Team is currently streaming all of our ...  Read more...

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WORSHIP KIDS Worship Kids News:"Worship Kids" is held during the 10:45 am ...  Read more...

Clothes Closet   The Clothes Closet is located in the ...  Read more...

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WBC Motorcyle Ministry The Washington Baptist Motorcycle Ministry Group meets every ...  Read more...

Our History
Washington Baptist Church was constituted in the fall of 1819 and became a member of the Broad River Baptist Association.  Rev. Isaac Lamance was called as the first pastor.  He served for a period of 19 years.  During his tenure, the church grew in number to one hundred and forty eight members and a log house of worship was built.

Washington Church has been a member of several Baptist Associations and became a charter member of Greer Baptist Association when it was formed in 1959.

Times were hard during these early years of the church but the Lord provided.  The people of the area were struggling to make a living but they were found to be faithful in worshiping the Lord.  Even in these hard times, God was at work and the members of the church continued to hold steady in providing a place to worship and praise the Lord for His goodness. 

After the years of the Civil War, the church began to grow and resources were available for the members to build a larger building.  Looking to the Lord for guidance, a Sunday School was started in the late 1800's.
 
Looking back over the 190 years of the church, we see a church focused on God in worship, ministry, and spiritual growth.  Many men of God have served faithfully as pastor and members of the church have been dedicated to the advancement of God Kingdom in this community.
 
Even today, God is the cornerstone of this church and its main goal is to spread His Word to the uttermost parts of the world.
 
Interesting facts about Washington Baptist Church:
  • Four church families are currently serving on the mission field
  • Current membership is approximately  900 
  • Historical Room featuring many items of interest showing how God has lead the church over  these years
  • New Sunday School rooms and office complex added in 2007
 
 

 



 
 
 
 
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