Ken Reid, Senior Pastor

Ray Conway,
Minister of Music and Worship

Lauren Beddingfield,
Director of Children's Ministry

Brandon Howard,
Director of Youth Ministry

College Street Baptist Church, Walhalla, SC

Our Vision Statement: We are a loving and compassionate family of God who prayerfully commit to go and bring people to Jesus Christ, teach people to be like Christ, show God's love by helping people, and enjoy God in worship.

Please join us each Sunday for Bible Study at 9:15 AM, Morning Worship at
10:15 AM, our Sunday Evening CrossWalk and M*A*R*K Club at 5:00 PM, and our
Wednesday Evening Service at 6:15 PM.

January, 2015 Newsletter  ||  February, 2015 Calendar  ||  Newsletter Archive
New: Online Giving  ||  More Information on Online Giving

Season of Prayer for North American Missions
Week of March 2 – 7, 2015

2015 Week of Prayer Missionaries - Click for more information

Annie Armstrong Ingathering
Sunday, March 8, 2015 - AM Worship Service

Golden Fellowship March 5th Meeting
with the Zion Quartet as our guests

Golden Fellowship's March meeting will be on Thursday, March 5th at 6:00 PM. Our program will feature Oconee's own Zion Quartet with Ken Williams, Lead; Josh Ward, Tenor; Joey Land, Baritone; Chuck Pinion, Bass. Call Ginny Baltzer or the church office if you need more information.

Passion Play Choir Rehearsals Continue

Our Passion Play rehearsals continue each Wednesday evening at 7:15 PM. Our extra Sunday night rehearsals are listed below. We really need all of our members to make every effort to be at each rehearsal. Let’s continue to do our best to make the 2015 Passion Play the very best it can be.

Here are some important dates for the play:
Wednesday evening rehearsals: Each Wednesday evening at 7:15 PM
Sunday Night Extra Rehearsals:  March 1, 8, 15 at 6:45 PM
Dress Rehearsal: Wednesday, March 18, 7 PM.
Passion Play Presentation Dates: Friday and Saturday, March 20-21, 7 PM
and Sunday, March 22 at 10:00 AM and 6:30 PM

(Click the picture for a larger view of our 2013 singers, cast, and crew.)

Over 90 singers are expected to participate in our Passion Play presentation scheduled for
Friday - Sunday, March 20 - 22, 2015. The picture above is from the 2013 presentation.

Adult Crosswalk Class - Each Sunday Evening
at 5:00 p.m. in the CSBC Sanctuary
Please join us each Sunday Evening at 5:00 p.m. for the new
How Can I Know
video sessions. These 7 video sessions are from the Bible study by Dr. Robert Jeffress. What are the seven most important questions in life? Perhaps even more important, what are the answers? Utilizing the best research, How Can I Know presents these questions and answers in a logical, concise way that anyone can understand and share with others.

“Always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you to give the reason for the hope that you have” – 1 Peter 3:15

M*A*R*K Club: Music and Recreation for Kids
Each Sunday Evening at 5:00

An Online Giving option is now available

Online giving is not replacing any of the traditional ways we already give, but is an additional option to those who prefer to make their donations by computer, cell phone, or other mobile device... Click here for instructions and more information.

The Direct Link for Online Giving:

2015 Valentine Banquet Photo Album
Saturday Evening, February 14, 2015

(Click each picture for a larger view.)

Thanks to all youth and adults who helped to make our annual youth fundraiser 2015 Valentine Banquet a beautiful and exciting event for all of the College Street Family! Proceeds and donations will be used for summer youth mission projects. Thanks also to the "ONS Starz" trio for a romantic and nostalgic musical program!

(Click each picture for a larger view.)

Special thanks to our youth servers, adult staff, volunteers, nursery workers, and to everyone who helped make this a wonderful evening of fellowship, great food, entertainment and great friends!!! The youth served as waiters/waitresses for the evening and provided baby sitting services!

College Street Welcomes Our New Minister
of Youth, Brandon Howard

Brandon's first official day of service to the youth of College Street
was on Monday, January 19, 2015.

Brandon participated in his first staff meeting Monday morning, January 19, 2015. (L-R) Lauren Beddingfield, Director of Children's Ministry; Ran Conway, Minister of Music and Worship; Rev. Ken Reid, Senior Pastor; Ruth C. Smith, Ministry Assistant; Linda Waters, Outreach Ministry Assistant; and Brandon Howard, Director of Youth Ministry.

Special Recognition Service and Fellowship for
Betty Barker and Gail Medlin

Betty and Gail were recognized in the morning worship service and at an evening reception in the Family Life Center on Sunday, January 18, 2015. Both were honored for their many years of faithful, dedicated, and loving service to our Lord, the congregation, and to the Walhalla community.

To Betty Barker for 50 years of dedicated and loving service to the Music Ministry of College Street Baptist Church, in the position of Church Organist and Pianist.

To Gail Medlin, Food Bank Director of College Street Baptist Church. Thank you for 20 years of faithful service to the families of Walhalla and the surrounding areas. Because of you many hungry families have been fed both physical and spiritual Food of Life.

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Christmas at College Street - 2014 Photo Albums

Yearly Photo Albums: 2014 || 2013 || 2012 || 2011 || 2010

The Staff of College Street

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Sunday Schedule:

   9:00 AM Sunday School Fellowship in Classroom
   9:15 AM Sunday School Bible Study for all ages
   10:15 AM Morning Worship / ETC & Children's
   3:30 PM Adult Hand Bells Rehearsal
   4:30 PM Student Choir / Ensemble Rehearsal
   5:00 PM New! M*A*R*K (Music and Recreation for
) Bible Study/Crosswalk/Special Programs

Wednesday Schedule

   5:00 - 6:15 PM Family Night Meal
   6:00 PM Youth Bible Study / Crosswalk/ Children's
   6:15 PM Adult Bible Study  in Sanctuary
   7:15 PM Adult Choir Rehearsal
   8:30 PM Praise Team/Worship Team Rehearsal



College Street Baptist Church
407 South College Street
P.O. Box 340
Walhalla, SC 29691
Office (864) 638-2986
Fax (864) 638-2980


This page was last updated on Sunday, February 22, 2015