Blackhawk’s 50th Celebration
Blackhawk’s 50th Celebration | September 8-11th
Blackhawk Baptist Church, now Blackhawk Ministries, will celebrate its 50th anniversary this September. You are invited to join us as we HONOR, CELEBRATE and ANTICIPATE what God has done, what God is doing and what God is preparing us for! Pastor Kevin Rivers will be joined by all former lead pastors including Founding Pastor, Dr. David Jeremiah who will encourage us with a word from God. Come celebrate what God has done through Blackhawk Ministries over the last 50 years!
Sunday Morning Worship Service: 10:30 AM
This service will kick off the celebration and feature special music as well as a message from Pastor Kevin titled “You’re Invited”.
Reunion Open House / Block Party: 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Lunch Served (12:00 PM – 1:30 PM) – donation appreciated
Children’s and Youth Activities
Facility Tours (1:00 PM – 3:00 PM) – Self-guided tours with personnel available to answer questions.
Decades Exhibits (12:00 PM – 4:00 PM) – Current and former members are encouraged to visit these displays in the gymnasium where they can reminisce over displays about each decade, including a look at the next 10 years. Exhibits will include artifacts from these eras with the hope of facilitating numerous connections with the church family members over the years.
Monday Evening Reunion Concert: 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Join us for the Reunion concert as we celebrate all that God has done through music over the past 50 years. This concert will feature live music by groups and soloists, as well as video snippets. Former Music Ministers will be recognized. Enjoy music by a Celebration Choir composed of musicians from all decades.
Reunion Celebration Services – Identical Services on Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM (Tickets required for these events.) Join us for our Reunion Celebration service in the Worship Center. We will have a great time of worship and hear from our current pastor, Kevin Rivers, as he inspires us with a God-inspired vision to propel us into the next 50 years. We will also get the opportunity to hear from all of the previous pastors, including an encouraging message from founding Pastor, Dr. David Jeremiah. This is a night you won’t want to miss!
Local Hotel Reservations
We have reserved a block of rooms at the Holiday Inn – Purdue Fort Wayne for our out-of-town visitors. The address is: 4111 Paul Shaffer Drive, Fort Wayne, IN 46825(across from the Memorial Coliseum)
If you are interested, please contact the hotel at (260) 482-3800. The block of rooms is held through August 8, 2019, Reservations after that will be provided on a space available basis at prevailing rates.