Senior Adults

LIFEgroups

Being a part of a LIFEgroup at First Baptist Norfolk connects you with a community of people in a similar stage of life. As a senior adult, you face unique opportunities and challenges. LIFEgroups for senior adults are a way for you to continue to grow in your faith, be surrounded by people who care for one another, and serve others. Click on the link below for the latest guide. For more details and Frequently Asked Questions about LIFEgroups, click here.


 

Pictures from Senior Adult Summer Camp 2019

August 5-7


 


Young at Heart 2019 Monthly Meetings

The Young at Heart group meets each month on the first Tuesday at 10 AM in the Fellowship Hall of our Kempsville Road Location. Each month, we spend time in the Word, pray together, have interesting speakers, time for fellowship, singing, and the occasional special feature. Lunch cost is $6 and you pay at the door. To make a reservation or for more information, please contact seniors@firstnorfolk.org or phone (757) 461-3226, ext. 281.

November 5th Young at Heart Meeting

Robert Burgess Hitchings is a Norfolk native, 7th generation from this area. He attended Old Dominion University where he was an associate Biology & Environmental major. For 25 years, he was a laboratory technician with Norfolk's Utilities Water Department.

In 1992, Robert went back to college and received his degree in History from Virginia Wesleyan College. From there he received a scholarship to study at Emmanuel College at Cambridge University in England. Two years later, he was back in England studying at the Westminster College in Oxford working on his masters.

In 2000, Robert became the new Archivist/Historian for the Sargeant Memorial History Room, Kirn Library, where he looked after Norfolk's rich history. In 2014, he retired from that position. Today, he is the Archivist/Historian for the Wallace Memorial Room, (library) Norfolk County Historical Society, housed in the Chesapeake library on Cedar Road. He also serves as President of the Norfolk County Historical Society of Chesapeake, VA.

Robert is married to Ceferina Hitchings, 29 years. They have 2 sons, 2 wonderful daugher-in-laws, and a grandson who was born in November 2016.

Senior Council meeting in the Parlor at 12:45 PM

Young at Heart Lunch Menus 2019

Lunch cost: $6
Nov 5: Turkey with Dressing, Cranberry Sauce, Mashed Potatoes, & Gravy, Mixed Veggies, Rolls & Sweet Potato Pie


Christmas Banquet

Tuesday December 3rd, 5:30 p.m. More information to come.

YOUNG AT HEART Master's Choir

Contact: Harvey Martin (757) 363-7616. This group meets every Tuesday — 1:15 PM Adult Choir Room. The Master's Choir enjoys ministering in nursing homes to shut-ins, church services and wherever invited.


YOUNG AT HEART Missions

Contact: Ann Reed Click Here to Email or contact person listed under opportunity.


YOUNG AT HEART Mission Trip

Team Member Applications for 2019 are now being accepted by Missions Office at (757) 461-3226 ext. 230. Date: 2019 TBD.


YOUNG AT HEART Linus Blanket Project

Contact: Joyce Harrington Click Here to Email Make blankets and quilts for babies and small children in the hospital.


UNION MISSION MINISTRY

Contact: Bill Motley Click Here to Email. Bring donations to Young at Heart meetings the first Tuesday of each month for pick-up the same day.


YOUNG AT HEART TRAVEL CORNER: 2019 TRIP SCHEDULE

Contact: Sharon and Donn Havice, Trip Coordinator Click Here to Email

Please note all dates and itineraries are tentative until the contracts are finalized with our transportation company.

November
Date: November 20-22
Trip: Asheville, NC
Itinerary: Christmas at the Biltmore & More - 2 nights and 3 days
Registration Deadline: September 3, 2019

Information is available at the Information Desk in the Lobby & Church Office.

WHY?

why am I here? why do I need God?


THE GOSPEL

First Baptist Norfolk

312 Kempsville Road
Norfolk, VA 23502

(757) 461-3226

info@firstnorfolk.org

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