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Events Calendar

May 5              Relay For Life @ Vinton War Memorial

May 7              Soup & Sing @ Journey Church Office Complex

May 7              Journey Youth Hike @ McAfee's Knob

May 13            WOW Nature Hike @ Tinker Creek Greenway

May 20 & 21   Journey 101 Classes @ Journey Church Office Complex

June 4             Baptism/Communion Service @ Loch Haven Lake

June 11           Church-wide Picnic @ Starkey Park in Southwest Roanoke County

July 17-21       Community Missions Initiative @ Jubilee Acres Camp of Roanoke Rescue Mission

August 27       Baptism/Communion Service @ Loch Haven Lake

Sept. 24          Journey 101 Class @ Journey Church Office Complex

Relay For Life Mission Project

Vinton's Relay For Life event will be held on May 5 at the Vinton War Memorial from 6:00 p.m. to midnight.  Journey will be giving away popcorn and cotton candy, and accepting donations for the American Cancer Society.  If you are interested in volunteering to help serve at this event using Journey's outreach trailer, please contact Jackie Taylor at 540-397-4413 or  You will be contacted.

Newcomers Lunch @ Northside

Have you started coming to Journey in recent months? Pastor Michael would like to invite you to have lunch with him and other Journey staff in the Northside High School cafeteria at 12:30 p.m. on Sunday, May 7. It simply will be an opportunity to learn more about our church. Children are invited. Barbecue and fixin’s will be provided. Please register by clicking here.

Hymn Sing

Everyone is invited to a time of food, fun and fellowship! There will be a Soup and Sing at our Read Mountain Campus Sunday, May 7, 5:00-6:30 p.m. You can come for all or any part of it. It will begin with a potluck meal. Then there will be a time of singing favorite hymns and songs. Please bring a favorite crockpot of soup and/or a dessert, your voices, and a healthy appetite!

Youth Hike

All youth are invited to go on a hike at McAfee Knob on Sunday, May 7. They need to bring a packed lunch and an extra water bottle. They will leave Northside High School at 1:00 p.m. and return at 6:00 p.m. Everyone going will need to have a current signed Journey Church liability form completed (download one here!)

Women of Worth (WOW) Nature Hike

All women are invited to a walk in the woods! Invite your daughter(s) or mother or both for this time of fellowship and being in God’s creation. The group will meet at the Journey office complex on Saturday, May 13, at 9:00 a.m. and carpool to the Hollins parking lot of the Tinker Creek Greenway. If you have questions, email

Journey 101: Believing and Belonging

Are you interested in joining Journey Church? We’re offering two options on the same weekend for you to attend our Journey 101 class. You can come either 9:00-12:00 on Saturday morning, May 20, or 1:00-4:00 on Sunday afternoon, May 21, at our church office complex at 3574 Read Mountain Road. (The Saturday class will include snacks; the Sunday class will include lunch.) You’ll learn about Journey’s vision and values, what it means to be a follower of Christ, why we’re the kind of church we are, and more! At the end of the class you’ll have the opportunity to become a member of Journey Church. To register, please call our church office at 540-966-5683 or click here. You’ll be contacted. If you have questions, please email

Lake Baptism Service

We’re planning a baptism service at Loch Haven Lake in north Roanoke County on Sunday, June 4, at 7:00 p.m., followed by communion on the beach. If you’re interested in being baptized so our church family may celebrate with you as you publicly demonstrate you’ve committed your life to Christ, please click here.  You’ll be contacted. If you have questions, please email .

RightNow Media

If you aren’t signed up for your FREE access to an exciting video library called RightNow Media, please email so you can be invited to do so. It's essentially the "Netflix of Video Bible Studies" because you’ll have instant access to thousands of great videos for kids, youth, parents, married couples and more. All of the videos are FREE for everyone in our church family to use.

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