Westover Baptist Church
Find Acceptance, Grow in Faith,
Serve the World
Westover Baptist Church by the grace and power of God, determines to be a redeemed people making a difference for the Kingdom of God in our community and beyond by leading people to a personal relationship with God and growth in their spiritual journey; building a fellowship of love and grace; experiencing God's presence in prayer, worship, and celebration; effectively managing resources for the Kingdom of God; providing community impact ministries; and, striving daily to follow Jesus, the Christ!
Food Pantry Mission
Westover Baptist and Rising Liberty churches work together in distributing food to our neighbors, which is provided by individual supporters, the Chesterfield Food Bank Outreach Center, and supplemented with fresh produce from our own Community Garden that is pollinated by the bees from our on-site hives.
The Food Pantry is located under the small porch facing 49th Street, between the Community Garden and the gravel parking lot.
of each Month
1 - 3 PM
of each Month
1 - 3 PM
Our Sunday School is held each Sunday at 10:15 a.m. in-person in the Church Library and virtually via Zoom. At this time, we offer this class for adults. Enter the building through the double doors under the portico facing 49th Street. To access the class via Zoom, please use one of the following options. Come join us!
1) Open your Zoom app, then enter...
Meeting ID: 811 5323 9170
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2) Click on this link below, then follow instructions:
Our Worship Service is held each Sunday at 11:30 a.m. We meet in person in the Main Sanctuary and virtually via Zoom. Enter the building through the front doors under the steeple. To attend virtually, please use one of the Zoom options offered above. We hope to see you soon!
...but those who wait for the Lord shall renew their strength,
they shall mount up with wings like eagles,
they shall run and not be weary,
they shall walk and not faint.
Isaiah 40:31 (NRSV)
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Get to Know Us
Committed to Sharing Love Through Service
Westover Baptist Church has been worshiping and serving in Richmond, Virginia since 1946. We are a small, diverse congregation dedicated to serving the spiritual, educational, and cultural needs of the surrounding community. Our Church is deeply rooted in the teachings of Jesus, and our doors are always open to community members who are looking for a place to worship. We are affiliated with the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship, nationally, and the South Richmond Baptist Center, locally. Contact us, or visit us to learn more about how to become a part of our congregation. We are located in the triangle at Westover Hills Boulevard and 49th Street.
Come Worship with Us!
Our church building is open for weekly Sunday services beginning at 10:00am.
Our Ministries are available everyday.
10:15am Adult Bible Study in the Library (in person and via Zoom)
Enter the doors under the portico facing 49th Street
11:30am Worship in the Main Sanctuary (in person and via Zoom)
Enter the front doors under the steeple
For those who are restricted from using steps, we offer entry into the building via a ramp. This entrance is best accessed from the paved parking lot located at the corner of Westover Hills Blvd and Reedy Ave.
Follow the sidewalk past the outside wooden staircase, then turn right to enter the building using the ramp. Once inside, go through the large room on the left, then turn right into the hallway that leads to the Church Library, on the right, and straight ahead to the Main Sanctuary.
"Trust steadily in God, hope unswervingly, love extravagantly."
1 Corinthians 13:13, The Message
Drew Nagy, Pastor
Drew was welcomed to become the Pastor of Westover Baptist Church in January of 2020. Prior to this he served Westover as Youth Pastor, as Assistant Pastor, and as Interim Pastor. Drew is also the Director of Living Water Community Center, which began as a mission of Westover Baptist Church. You can usually find him around the campus as he is the first resident of the Living Water Monastic Community.
To view all the events happening at Living Water, visit its website. Scroll up to the Living Water section and click "Visit Our Site".
Bill Thomas, Pastoral Care Ministry
In this leadership role, Bill guides the Food Pantry ministry, and works with church members and the community to care for all. If you, or someone you know, needs transportation to doctor appointments, medication from the pharmacy, or from your local supermarket, Bill is dedicated to getting you there. In addition, Bill serves as Treasurer of the Church. He is not hard to find as he also is on campus as a resident of the Living Water Monastic Community.
Westover's Ministry Staff
Andrew Pfeiffer, Music Ministry
Andrew came to Westover Baptist Church while earning his college degree in Piano Performance. He has faithfully served as Music Director at Westover for over 15 years. The quality of his music is unparalleled! Come attend the Worship Service on Sundays and experience his musical talent.