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May 29, 2017 - Deanash Campus 35th Anniversary

The Baptist Children’s Village Deanash Campus is celebrating 35 years as a part of this statewide ministry on Sunday, June 11, 2017 from 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at 80 Sellers St, Wiggins, Mississippi. The public is invited.

April 7, 2017 - Facebook Live Event 5/12/17

Wow! Mississippi Baptists have been seeking and restoring lost children and broken families for more than a century. The Baptist Children’s Village (then called “The Mississippi Baptist Orphanage”) received its first child on Wednesday, May 12, 1897, and has continued ministering to children and families, uninterrupted, for 120 years.  Join us in celebrating the 120-year anniversary of The Baptist Children’s Village (“BCV”). Throughout this entire year, let us reflect upon, remember and rejoice in God’s faithfulness from the beginning of this ministry.  Here, let us raise our Ebenezer.

April 4, 2017 - Mother's Day Annual Offering 2017

This Mother's Day we celebrate God's work through The Baptist Children's Village ministry over the last 120 years.  This year we are featuring Kim Carpenter in our Mother's Day promotional materials and telling her story of coming to The Baptist Children's Village at only 7 years of age.  She has an powerful story of how The Baptist Children's Village influence has shaped her and helped her become the mother she is today.

February 16, 2017 - Free VBS Name tags

The Baptist Children's Village is once again providing complementary Vacation Bible School name tags (Lifeway theme and generic theme), as well as, providing opportunities for a VBS mission speaker or project.  Click here to order your name tags, schedule a speaker and/or host a mission project. 

January 26, 2017 - Area Banquets

Enjoy dinner, hear new BCV Executive Director, Sean A. Milner, share his vision for the ministry, listen to testimonies from BCV alumni, and worship with us as we thank God for all He has done these last 120 years and continues to do through The Baptist Children's Village ministry with the help of Mississippi Baptists. 

Register Here

$15 per plate

6:30 p.m.

December 13, 2016 - A.B.A.T.E Donation

Sunday, Decemeber 11, 2016 Chuck Allison and American Bikers Active Toward Education (A.B.A.T.E.) members present BCV staff, Sean Milner and Chrystelle Thames, a $1,000 gift from their fundraiser.

December 13, 2016 - 2016 Toy Run

Mark Mathis, BCV Campus Director, Philip Gunn, MS Speaker of the House, and Sean Milner, BCV Executive Director, attend the Harley Davidson of Central MS 2016 BCV Toy Run. 

December 13, 2016 - Lee Recognized by Board

Dr. Rory Lee, Executive Director Emeritus, was recognized by the BCV Board of Trustees December 1, 2016 for his dedicated service and Christian leadership to The Baptist Children's Village ministry over these last 12 years.  Lee is pictured with his daughter Lacy Lee, wife Janet Lee, and daughter and son-in-law Lauren Lee Ryan and Brandt Ryan. Lee will retire January 31, 2017

October 7, 2016 - Sean Milner elected 11th BCV Executive Director

At the September 29 board meeting, The BCV Board of Trustees announced the appointment of Sean Milner to be the eleventh Executive Director of The Baptist Children’s Village effective November 1.

September 28, 2016 - God's Heart for Orphans Day Oct. 29

God's Heart for Orphans Day-Embracing Mississippi's Children

October 29, 2016
Garaywa Camp and Conference Center
10:00 A.M. - 2:30 P.M.
$5 per Family (includes program and lunch)

Deadline to Register:  October 10

A day for Adult Christian Believers to Focus on God's Heart for Orphans.  A day specifically created for...