Feast is a gathering in which we nurture our creative, caring, spiritual selves through our very presence. We will gather together at table to enjoy a beautifully prepared meal, feast through sermons and our voices in worship, and delight using our senses through liturgical art & the art gallery. Come, enjoy, and share the tastes of the day.

Come to the table. You are welcome there.

Festival Highlights:

2:30 Gathering & Festival Gallery
3:30 Anticipating the Harvest
5:00 Appetizers & Annual Meeting
5:45 Preaching Award Winner Sermon
6:30 Celebrating the Harvest: The Meal
7:30 Sharing the Harvest
8:00 Breaking the Bread: Communion

Worship leadership includes:  Andrea Dellinger Jones • Donna Hopkins Britt • Valerie King • Festival Preaching Award Winner • Ka’thy Gore Chappell • Christy Foldenauer • Kim Chenoweth Crowley • Nicholas Bartley

Festival artist: Sandra Hack Polaski

Here’s what some of the 2010 participants had to say about Feast:

“I heard three amazing sermons. Each was unique. Each was excellent.”

“The sense of community could be felt. I was so amazed by the Festival.”

“The best word I could use to describe it: refreshing. My mind, body and spirit were renewed.”

“I loved the 2009 Festival, but I have to say that the Festival keeps getting better and better.”

Festival Partners:

Baptist Women in Ministry (National)
Barbara D. Jackson
David & Judith Bledsoe Bailey
The Hymn Society
Nancy Stanton McDaniel
The Religious Herald

Festival Friends:

Ann Charlescraft
Dee & Betty Pugh Mills
Glen Allen Baptist
Helen Wood
Hope Tree Family Services
Stephanie Hamilton
suzanne l. vinson
Tom & Wendy Graves

We are grateful for our Festival Sponsors, Partners and Friends, without whose support this event would not be possible.

The Menu:

  • An assortment of seasoned and smoked appetizers
  • Smoked brisket, pork loin, or portabello mushroom
  • Baby spinach and strawberry salad with vinaigerette dressing
  • Maple dill carrots
  • Macaroni and cheese with cheddar, romano, and asiago
  • Assortment of cake balls & chocolate mousse
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