New to Ebenezer, West or Visiting Ebenezer, West for the First Time!
Planning your first visit to any church can be overwhelming. Where do I go? What is the dress code? What time does worship begin? What about my kids? What can I expect? Relax, we will do all we can to help put you and your family at ease. We want you to experience the fullness and richness of God’s grace, mercy and fellowship as well as be inspired by the worship music, teaching, preaching and the graciousness of the friendly people you will meet. Here are some answers to your questions and you prepare to make your first visit to the “West!”
How to Dress
There is no dress code at Ebenezer, West for guests and members. However, many of our church family members and ministry leaders dress in traditional “Sunday” dress, the men in dress shirts, dress slacks, and the women in suits and dresses. However, our goal is that you feel at home, welcome and comfortable during your first visit at Ebenezer, West.
Worship Service Times and Bible Study
We offer several worship services at Ebenezer, West. Every Sunday morning at 10:00 a.m.; Wednesdays at 12 Noon, 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. Bible Study sessions for ages 5 and up are held Wednesdays at 6:00 p.m.; Thursday at 12 noon; Saturday at 8:30 a.m. and Sunday at 8:30 a.m. Family At Church Time (F.A.C.T.) Bible Study is held Wednesdays at 6:00 p.m. We also offer additional Bible Study sessions every Thursday at 12 noon; Saturday morning at 8:30 a.m. and Sunday School each Sunday at 8:30 a.m.
I Am Not Baptist…Can I Still Attend Ebenezer West?
Ebenezer, West is a church for people of all ages, sizes, shapes and colors! You do not need to come from a Baptist background. The Bible is the true and inspired Word of God and is sufficient to lead all persons who are sincere to faith in the Lord Jesus the Christ. If you desire to know God, believe and trust in Him, and experience the best He has in store for your life, then we invite you to begin this wonderful, exciting journey of faith here at Ebenezer, West.
What About My Kids?
Ebenezer, West is a kid-friendly and inviting church. We are very proud of our Children’s and Youth Ministry here at the “West!” We offer a variety of ministry activities and mission projects for toddlers, children and teens. Every Sunday morning at 8:30 am we offer grade appropriate Sunday School classes for children and teens. During Sunday morning worship our Little Lambs Nursery volunteers welcomes infants to children age 5 to our child-friendly nursery located in the Educational Building. And, children ages 5 to 12 years of age, our Kids For Christ Children’s Church is held every Sunday in a fun-filled exciting learning environment tailored to meet their needs. In addition to our Sunday Program, our Wednesday night activities for children and teens begins at 5:00 p.m. with Fellowship Dinner followed by Bible Study and the choir rehearsal for children ages 4 to 17. Ebenezer, West is committed to laying the foundational blocks necessary to ensure the spiritual growth of our children and youth ministries. Children or teens do not have to be members of Ebenezer, West in order to participate in the numerous activities and programs offered throughout the year. To learn more about our Children and Youth Ministry, view the Edify Ministires page..
Still Have Questions??
If we did not answer your questions, please call our office at 706.543.966 or email your questions to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you are new to the Athens area, looking for a church home, desiring to re-establish your relationship with God, or it’s been a long time since you have attended church, we are here to guide, help and welcome you. It is our prayer that your first visit to Ebenezer, West will be uplifting, inspirational, encouraging and blessed. We are here to serve you and your family. We look forward to meeting you and we hope you will feel at home from the very first time you step onto our church campus. See you at the “West.”
Ebenezer Baptist Church West
205 North Chase Street
Athens, GA 30606