ON THE RIVER AT 801 SOPHIA STREET IN DOWNTOWN FREDERICKSBURG, VIRGINIA

Scenes from Homecoming 2015

News flash

Attend our "Men Who Cook" event February 14

Our Norma Burruss Foreign Missions ministry is holding a fund-raising event featuring local chefs from 1 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, February 14, 2016. Tickets will cost $5 per person. All proceeds will be used to help finance this spring's mission trip to Haiti.

For further information, contact E. Rosetta Noel or Joyce Harris.

Our work team leaves for Haiti in early March

Members of Shiloh Old Site will be undertaking another short working trip to Haiti, leaving in early March. Our Norma Burruss Foreign Missions Ministry is organizing the effort and providing needed funds.

Those who participate will be volunteering as part of a co-ed Lott Carey Foreign Missions work team.

For more information, contact our Norma Burruss Foreign Missions Ministry.

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]

New on this site

Discover more about our inspiring history

We have a new web page by our archives and history committee that offers an inspiring look at our congregation's long and significant history, including our many involvements in the struggle for social, political, and racial justice. Many photos are included. To learn more, click here.

Learn about Lott Carey's global mission work

We have a new page about our support of the Lott Carey Foreign Mission Convention. The page includes a 5-minute video in which former U.S. ambassador (and Shiloh member) Pamela Bridgewater-Awkard tells why she loves and supports Lott Carey's work around the world. To learn more, click here.

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.

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.

 

A Moment in Time: 1854
A Moment in Time: 1890
A Moment in Time: 1914

We have some new pages that convey 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. Or, to sample our "Moment in Time" page that focuses on 1914, click here. Or for a listing of members in 1854, including newly added information about some of them, click here.

Video excerpt: "My Soul's Been Anchored"

Click below to see and hear our Men's Chorus singing "My Soul's Been Anchored in the Lord" during a fellowship service at Piney Branch Baptist Church in Spotsylvania, Virginia, autumn 2015. Willie Collins, a member of the Men's Chorus, sings the lead. Phyllis Nelson is the pianist.

 

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