Timeline

Timeline of our Church

November 30, 1961—First organizational meeting for AFWBC.

December 13, 1961—Second meeting held.

December 17, 1961—First Service held at Brinkley Williford Funeral Chapel.

January 3, 1962—Church officially organized. Church covenant adopted.

February 20, 1962—Women’s Auxiliary organized.

March 1962—Purchased property on the corners of Everett and Kiwanis Streets.

April 1962—Articles of Incorporation written and notarized

1968—Building Bricked.

October 1968—Purchased parsonage.

April 1971—Purchased adjoining property for parking lot.

September 1971—Voted to begin construction on new sanctuary.

March 1972—Alton and Murrell Holloman donated organ.

October 1972—New Sanctuary completed.

September 1973—Kindergarten program started

May 1975—Day Care Center started.

August 1976—Purchased land across from church.

February 1981—Christian School started. Construction began to enclose two buildings and to build a two-story addition for classrooms and fellowship hall.

September 1981—Ahoskie Christian School opened with 63 students.