May 13, 2014 - Dorcas Program Helps Families at Home
The Dorcas In-Home Family Support Program is now serving more than 20 counties in Mississippi. It is designed to minister to families who are near the point of collapse. The BCV Dorcas Program helps families create homes that are safe and stable for children. Dorcas Program staff helps families reach these goals by providing education and training in areas such as child-rearing and appropriate discipline, household budgeting and shopping, meal planning and preparation, and household safety and care.
April 8, 2014 - Mother's Day Annual Offering
The Mississippi Baptist Convention has designated Mother's Day, May 11, 2014, as a day of emphasis for The Baptist Children's Village. These monetary gifts make it possible for The BCV to continue to care for, encouarge, guide and invest in the lives of deserving children.
April 2, 2014 - VBS Name Tags, Mission Projects & More
As you make your plans for a fun and enriching VBS, The Baptist Children's Village would love to be a part of your plan. We have three ways for you to connect with us.
March 7, 2014 - Sexual Abuse Awareness Training
Sexual Abuse Awareness Training is Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. at Morrison Heights Baptist Church, Clinton, Mississippi. The event is free, but registration is required and lunch is included.
December 13, 2013 - Nissan Toy Drive
The generous employees of Nissan North America in Canton, Mississippi collected toys for several non-profits through their annual Christmas toy drive this holiday season. Several employees from the Canton plant delievered toys to The Baptist Children's Village. These wonderful new toys will fill Christmas wishes for children served through The BCV ministry throughout Mississippi.
November 25, 2013 - Monticello WMU
The Woman's Missionary Union at Monticello Baptist Church hosted Celeste Cade, BCV Public Relations Associate, as their November guest speaker and donated pantry items for Dickerson Place Campus in Brookhaven.
November 25, 2013 - Holiday Turkeys
Thank you to Barry Biggers, of the Greater Jackson Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation, for delivering turkeys for use in our ministry this holiday season.
October 31, 2013 - BCV Staff at the MS Baptist Convention
Chrystelle Thames, BCV Director of Public Relations, and Rory Lee, BCV Executive Director, meet with messengers to the Mississippi Baptist Convention at First Baptist Church Jackson on October 28-30, 2013 to say thank you to Mississippi Baptist churches for their generous support to the ministry and to share information with them about the new non-residential program available to help families.
October 31, 2013 - Boy Shares Birthday with BCV
Meet 10 year old Richie Lilly from Pontotoc, MS. This young man asked his friends and family to help him provide school supplies for The BCV instead of buying him gifts for his 10th birthday. When asked why he would do this he said, "I looked around my room and saw I didn't have anymore room for stuff and wanted to help someone else." We are so blessed by Richie's generosity! He is pictured with his mom, Michelle.
October 31, 2013 - Mississippi College Student Volunteers
The guys of Rotaract, a Men's Service Club at Mississippi College, are helping with Fall Cleanup at The BCV headquarters.