The Central Baptist Church is a progressive and innovative church family with a theme of “Reclaiming Our Families Through Patience, Perseverance, and Prayer.”  We have a myriad of talents and gifts within our church body.  We believe in the holistic approach to ministry, and we have over forty ministries to help the total person.  Our church family is friendly and faithful…and truly the Favor of God is upon us.  We are excited about the vision that God has placed upon the ministry of this church.  God never gives a vision without making provisions!


The Gethsemane Annual Session starts tonight (10/18/2021) through Wednesday (10/20/2021) beginning at 7pm nightly. The worship service can be viewed by going on Ridgewood Baptist website: Streaming Live (ridgewoodbaptistchurch.com) The Lecturer series - starts at 6pm on Tuesday and Wednesday and can be attended via Zoom. Tuesday Night Zoom Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84051940308?pwd=RkpwK0F0dE00U1ZhMWV1c0RyZ1h0dz09 Meeting ID: 840 5194 0308 - Passcode: 097478; Wednesday Night Zoom Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81300491637?pwd=WFlJdXQwd1VHalRSeHloVHFEbjNDQT09 Meeting ID: 813 0049 1637 - Passcode: 894329

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month! We will observe “Breast Cancer Awareness” on next Sunday, October 24th . All members are asked to wear the color pink to show support.

Central Baptist Church Devotional and Prayer Power Hour - Wednesdays from 12:00 noon - 12:15 p.m. Tune-in to Facebook Live only and receive a word that is guaranteed to help the rest of your day and week go better.

Central Baptist Church will host a forum for the Candidates for Mayor on Tuesday, October 26, 2021 @ 6:00 p.m.

Central Baptist Church new communication system is in place. If you did not receive a text message from Group Cast on behalf of Central Baptist Church, you need to contact the church at (803)252-3742 to update your information.. Thank you.

Please join Central Baptist Church and Dr. Ricky Ray Ezell, Sr. on Facebook each Wednesday at 12:00 noon for a devotional message and prayer.

Sunday - October 17, 2021 - Sermon Topic: "Growing Old Gracefully"! Scripture Reference: Psalm 37:23-25

Sunday School classes begin at 11:15 a.m. each Sunday via Zoom Conference (Audio Only) . Dial any of the following number: 646-558-8656 and enter the meeting ID: 314 357 8767. If you would like to use the Zoom App - use this link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/3143578767.

1st Corinthians 4:2..."Moreover, it is required in stewards, that a man be found faithful." Thank you to our church family for your continued faithfulness in rendering their talent, time, and tithes.

Please contact the church office if you do not know who your assigned deacon is. We want to make certain that every member is in contact with their deacon.

The vision statement for Central Baptist Church is...."To Make Disciples of Jesus Christ Through Equipping, Encouraging, Empowering and Evangelizing."

The new Honor Roll Recognition Guidelines are as follows: All students in grades 1 - 12 must submit copies of report cards by the requested deadline. All students submitting report cards must also attach a Youth Ministry Participation Form to demonstrate that they are actively participating in a ministry.

Pastor Ezell sends out a devotional message on a weekly basis via our phone tree messenger system. If you would like to receive this message, call the church to ensure that we have the correct telephone number.

Central Baptist members are asked to submit their email address to the church office by forwarding an email to the church's email address @ [email protected] Our goal is to get information out to the church family quickly by using all available technology.

Eulogistic Service Announcements

Revelation 21:4 – And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death, neither sorrow, nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain: for the former things are passed away.

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Worship at Central Sunday 10:00am –  Worship Service Services are at 10:00 a.m. at 3625 Clement Road, Columbia, SC 29203 – We follow all guidelines as far as social distancing.  If you do not have a mask, we can provide…

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