Sunday’s Coming and You’re Invited

Things you could consider this weekend…

Sunday is a time of corporate fellowship, service and sharing with the people of God in the great things God is doing. We are looking for and expecting a great time of spiritual encouragement and edification though the preached word of God, harmonic songs sung to his praises and the fellowship of the Saints. God has great plans for us as individuals as well as a collective body of believers this year and we’re extending an invitation to you and your family to “Adventure with God“, “Believe Him for the Impossible“, “Welcome All Who Come“, be “Equipped with the Gospel“. It’s the BereanWay at New Berean!

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Join us this Saturday as we go out to share the love of God as expressed in Christ Jesus. This Palm Sunday weekend will provide a great opportunity meet, greet and introduce people to the Savior.

We’re going to meet at the church at 10:30 and be dispatched to the marketplace and all are invited. See you tomorrow.

Fellowship, fitness and faith. Join us this Saturday and upcoming Monday as we walk the neighborhood, sharing our ministry and faith and keeping God’s vessel fit.
Consider bringing or inviting your neighborhood youth to our Sunday morning worship and teaching experience. As we build an exciting time of spiritual renewal for our youth, let us help by providing them a place to grow them so they can remember the Lord in the days of their youth.

Consider reviewing the Sunday Devotional, “Renew Your Mind”

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Masks are optional but are encouraged for all in-person gatherings and events for the safety of our visitors and guests. (referenced VHD Guidelines).

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Members, friends and guests, as a reminder, your financial gifts and offerings are the lifeblood which keeps our ministry functioning. As a good steward of the Lord, your gifts and offerings are an integral part of helping us share the word of God as we do with the potential to do greater things. Thank you again for your continued support of God’s work.

The BereanWay Saturday

Choosing to be an “Encourager” is part of our role in the world as believers. We have been called and chosen to do good works (Eph. 2:10). As we see the day, the Day of the Lord approaching, let us be deliberate in taking the time to exhort and encourage someone.

He Got Up!

He Got Up! is the encouragement given to us from Pastor Tony in the Resurrection Celebration Sunday message. We are blessed both to know and experience the depth and breath of God’s love for us. Here is a short clip to remind us.

Join us and invite someone to our Sunday Morning Service which begins at 10:00 am. Each time we share Christ, each time we share our faith and The BereanWay, we are to place a ball in the jar. Fill the Jar.

Faith & Fitness, Bike/Walk

Monday’s at 6:45

Bruh Steve, Bruh Lance and Pastor Tony, walking for Christ, it’s The BereanWay.

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Upcoming at New Berean

  • Listen or watch Sunday’s Pulpit Points, Resurrection Celebration message, “He Got Up!” Pastor Tony Harris.
  • Join us tonight for our weekly “Marketplace Evangelism” training. Pastor Harris is encouraging us to apart of this great evangelistic campaign as we learn to engage with people in the marketplace to good news of Jesus. We are following and obeying The Commission of Christ in teaching them to observe all the things he commanded”. Join us tonight at 7:00 pm
  • Men and Women’s small group Mid-Week Prayer and Bible Study sessions this Wednesday via ZOOM, both beginning at 7:00 pm.
  • Check out the Sunday Devotional Lesson this week.
  • NEW – Noon Mid-Week Prayer and Bible Study this Wednesday beginning at 12:00 pm. You can use the prayer link (in confidence) and we’ll go to the Lord together throne of grace (Heb. 4:15-16)
  • The Women’s Ministry will be hosting it’s annual “Rainbow Tea Fellowship” on this Saturday, April 6th.


9:00 – 10:00 am

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Adventuring – The BereanWay

Faith & Fitness – Day 1, God has given us only body to serve him. Partaking in the new Faith & Fitness is one of things of change Pastor Harris spoke of in his message series, “How to Handle Change“. No matter our age, physical challenges, there are some things we can do to maintain this chosen vessel to a vessel of honor (2 Tim. 2:21). This morning’s first day bike/walk, took us on a 3.5-mile trek through the Riverfront section of Northern Suffolk. Shouts of praise to the ONE who has called us into an abundant life, the life in Christ Jesus. Join us this coming Monday April 1, at 6:00 pm for day 2.

How to Handle Change

It has been said that, “Change is inevitable“. Everything is our world changes, so you would think we would be used to change. But not so, especially if the change is not to our favor or not as we would have made the change.

How To Handle Change – From David’s account in Psalm 62, Pastor Tony helps know that no matter the change, we have a source to help us navigate and adjust through it. We are limited in our wisdom and understanding of why things are the way they are and why change happens. But when we see things from God’s sovereign perspective, we can be at peace, in safety and have hope.

How To Handle Change Pt 2 We should handle change prayerfully. It’s a good and spiritual thing to say we should handle change prayerfully but we, admittedly do not prayerfully handle change. In today’s, part 2 of Pastor’s Harris’ series on “How to Handle Change – Part 2”, he gives us a way that will allow us to properly and biblically handle change. Psalm 62:1-8 is our text today.

How to Handle Change Pt 3 Sometime change happens gradually and sometimes changes happens “suddenly”. In today message on How to Handle Change Pt 3, Pastor Tony takes us to the account of Jesus disciples when they were out in a boat and a tempest suddenly arose. But what happens when things happen immediately in our lives?

Listen – Pt 1
Listen – Pt 2
Listen – Pt 3

How to Handle Change on YouTube

The BereanWay Weekend Edition

The New Berean Weekend

The Resurrection of our Lord Jesus is by far the most exciting, intriguing and wonder days of our new life. It is the central theme of God’s divine plan to redeem the spiritually lost back to himself. For in this special day of the past we are set free from the bonds of sin and death by the resurrection of Jesus from the grave (Rom. 6:4, 7:6).

And in the present day we celebrate the grace that has been bestowed on us (Eph. 2:4). Consider our invitation to join with us on this special day in worship, praise and the preaching of God’s word March 31, 2024, at our 10 o’clock worship service.

Join us in fellowship and praise with Friendship Baptist Church, March 17th at 3:00 pm
Check out our weekly Sunday devotional lesson, “In Defense of Our Faith“. Stay sharp with the sword of the Lord and be ready to give an answer of the hope that is in you.

Coming up next month

You have a Special Invitation” to be our special guests this week at New Berean

We have some exciting and interesting events and opportunities of fellowship and service coming up this month. Click on the image to see what is available for you

Everlasting Love

Happy Valentine’s Day to You!

The love of God towards you is from eternity pass to eternity future and beyond. The Lord wants us to adore him and by knowing the depths of his love. In accepting his love by faith, we can and should live in confidence and grace. His love was extended to us when needed to be loved. His love sustains us and his love secures us throughout all eternity.

  • “I have loved you with a love that lasts forever and so with unfailing love, I have drawn you to myself. ” Jer. 31:3b CEB
  • “God so loved the world that he gave his only Son, so that everyone who believes in him won’t perish but will have eternal life.” Jhn 3:16 CEB
  • “But in all these things we win a sweeping victory through the one who loved us. I’m convinced that nothing can separate us from God’s love in Christ Jesus our Lord: not death or life, not angels or rulers, not present things or future things, not powers or height or depth, or any other thing that is created.” Rom. 8:37-39 CEB
  • “Behold what manner of love the Father has bestowed on us, that we should be called children of God! Therefore, the world does not know us, because it did not know Him.” I Jhn 3:1 NKJV

God’s love for his chief created beings is different. Everything we have from the Father (joy, peace, longsuffering, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control. – Gal. 5:22-23), is a direct result of God great love, wherewith he’s extended. Jhn 3:2

Get Connected, Stay Connected

Check out our weekly and upcoming events and opportunities of fellowship, service and spiritual growth:

  • Revisit and share this week’s Sunday’s Pulpit Points features a message from Pastor Antonio B. Harris as he takes us through the blessed Psalm 23 entitled, “Walking With the Shepherd, Pt 5“. Listen again on YouTube or MP3 (downloadable file) for your convivence. Share and encourage.
  • When you’re not there, be there by staying connected with us on our website, YouTube, Facebook and Instagram. Find out what happening and how you can get involved, informed and inspired.
  • Give, Donate and Support to ministry of New Berean.
  • Check out our new Sunday School lesson this month on our inspiration page link.
  • We are in the cold and flu season. Guard yourself and family. Check out the VDH guidelines and recommendations of how to minimize the risks.


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The BereanWay Calendar of Events

Upcoming Events at NBBCMinistry

  • 01/27/24, 10:00 am Church Member’s Business Meeting – Members only are asked and encouraged to attend our first annual business meeting of the year.
  • 01/28/24 10:00 am Ordinance of Baptism – Believers Baptism this Sunday. Join us as we celebrate another child of God publicly professing Christ and beginning a new life. Celebration will begin shortly before the Sunday morning worship service.
  • 02/11/24 6:00 pm Super Bowl Sunday Fellowship – Join us Super Bowl Sunday wearing your team’s favorite jersey Sunday evening for a time of food, fellowship and football. Hosted by the MGM
    Men’s ministry of New Berean
  • 02/16/24 6:00 pm Family Movie Night – Join us and bring out the family and lots of friends to our Family Movie Night. The special presentation is TBA. There will be snacks, soft drinks and a friendly environment for all.
  • 02/18/24 3:00 pm (BHM) Black History Month Presentation – Black History Month is the annual celebration and recognition of the African American experience in the history of America. Join on this special afternoon as we raise the banner of God’s eternal grace over this race of people.
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Check out entire calendar of events and let’s Adventure with God Together

Seasonal Health Awareness

As we go through this season of colds, flus and other respiratory illnesses, we encourage you to review the VDH Virginia Department of Health’s tips to help guard ourselves and others around us and to minimize the spread of these illnesses.

  • Stay up to date on your vaccine and health record. Shot Records
  • If you are sick or showing signs of illnesses, stay home or avoid close contact with anyone who or use masks. These measures help reduce the risks of transmitting the viruses.
  • Wash your hands frequently with warm water and soap.
  • Cover your face and nose when you cough or sneeze. Properly dispose of any tissues used.
  • Avoid touching your face, nose, eyes and mouth. These areas increase the risk of transmitting these communicable diseases.

The Lord has given us one body to use in his service and we should diligent, faithful stewards to properly manage our health. Take care of yourself.