ON THE RIVER AT 801 SOPHIA STREET IN DOWNTOWN FREDERICKSBURG, VIRGINIA
Boy Scouts offering breakfast on October 25
Shiloh Old Site's Boy Scouts will be selling hot breakfasts at the church on Saturday morning, October 25, 2014.
The menu includes your choice of pancakes and syrup, grits, eggs, sausage links, fried potatoes, fried fish, biscuits, juice, and coffee. The price for adults is $8. For kids 8 and under, it's $6.
Breakfast will be available from 8 to 11 a.m. You can pay at the door.
Great speaker coming for Foreign Missions Day
Dr. David Emmanuel Goatley, the executive secretary of the Lott Carey Foreign Mission Convention, will be the guest speaker at our 11 a.m. service on Sunday, October 26, 2014.
We at Shiloh Old Site have been long-time supporters of the Lott Carey program around the world.
Dr. Goatley, who has visited Shiloh Old Site several times in the past, is both an excellent speaker and a knowledgeable leader who is in touch with many needs and crises around the world that cry out for a Christ-like response.
Come and hear what he has to say. You will be challenged and inspired.
Online giving to Shiloh Old Site is now available
It's fast and easy to donate online to Shiloh Old Site.
We have a new online giving page (click here) that allows you to transfer money directly from a checking or savings account to the church. You can make either one-time or repeating gifts (such as every week or every month).
You can give to the general church budget, or you can specify some or all of your gift to go to specific groups or ministries within the church. The choice is yours.
The system is certified as meeting the highest levels of financial security. You'll get an e-mail confirmation of your gift, and your gift will also be included on your year-end contribution statement.
Giving online is not only easier for you, but it also increases the efficiency and accuracy of internal record-keeping.
Click here to visit the new page.
A word of welcome
We are pleased and honored…
We are pleased and honored to welcome you to Shiloh Baptist Church (Old Site), located at 801 Sophia Street in historic Fredericksburg, Virginia.
Whether you are younger or older or somewhere in between, whether you live alone or are part of a larger family, we think you'll be pleased with what you find at Shiloh Old Site.
We are a fellowship of people who believe that God has no outcasts. We are convinced that there should be no walls of exclusion, no barriers to God's grace. At Shiloh Old Site, everyone is welcome. Because there are no bounds to God's love, we put no bounds on ours. So no matter who… [more]
"In desperate times…" (video)
Click the white-triangle "Play" button to listen in as Pastor Aaron L. Dobynes, Sr., uses a text from the Gospel of Mark to explore what it means to turn toward God in desperate times. This is a sermon he delivered on August 17, 2014.
New on this site
Take advantage of fast and easy online giving
We have a new page on our web site that provides a fast and easy way to contribute online to Shiloh Baptist Church (Old Site). You can set up a one-time gift or a repeating transaction. You can give to the overall budget of the church or designate for a particular program or ministry. To learn more, click here.
Learn about our new pastor
We have a new page on our web site with biographical information on our new pastor, the Rev. Aaron L. Dobynes, Sr., his wife Ginger Dobynes, and other members of his family. Rev. Dobynes's first official Sunday as our pastor was June 1, 2014. To go directly to our new pastor page, click here.
Update your personal information
We now have a handy on-line form that you can use to submit (or update) personal information about yourself for use in the church records. This includes name, address, and contact information, as well as a number of personal preferences concerning contribution records and the like. The form can easily be opened by clicking here.
The "Remembering Miss Julia" video
We have a new page that introduces the popular "Remembering Miss Julia" program. This program provides a dramatized overview of our congregational history. To learn about how the program was developed and to watch a video of the most recent presentation, click here.
Shiloh Old Site's "Photo Albums"
We have a new page that features links to various photo collections from our life together. There are small images and links to larger images. To see what we have so far, go to the menu bar along the top of this page. Click on "Photo Albums" under the "What We Do" tab. Or, if you prefer, click here.
The Shiloh Old Site "Scrapbook"
We have a new page that offers links to memorable articles, web pages, and other resources connected with our members, programs, ministries, and the like. We'll be adding more from time to time. The "Scrapbook" is available under the "Who We Are" tab at the top of this page, or you can simply click here.
A Moment in Time: 1890
We have begun creating new pages that convey some of this congregation's history at particular moments in time. You'll find descriptions of important events, photographs, maps, and even listings of names, reflecting some of the people who played either larger or smaller roles in this congregation's history. The first "Moment in Time" page that we created focuses on 1890, the year that we rebuilt our damaged sanctuary, a year of great energy and vision. You can view the "Moment in Time" pages by clicking on them under the "History" tab at the top of this page, or sample the 1890 page by clicking here.
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