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Oak Grove Baptist Church (OGBC) was founded in 1890 and has been a beacon of light in the Magnolia and Eastern Area of Suffolk for over 130 years.

OGBC is a place where people can meet Jesus,  engage in life-giving community, and everyone is welcome. We believe in creating a space where people can have authentic encounters with Christ, discover their gifts and use them for God's glory. Join us for our Sunday services!

Thank you for visiting the online fellowship for OGBC!
If you are looking for a church home or just want to know more about us then we are glad you've decided to look in our direction. OGBC is a warm, family-oriented and inviting church. We have a commitment to outreach and ministry and offer programs for all ages.

Oak Grove Baptist Church has a mission to compel our fellow man, surrounding communities and beyond to worship and build a relationship with Christ. Personifying God's love and being disciples for Him.

Frequently Asked QUestions

Please note this FAQ section is based on traditional worship services on Sunday and throughout the week. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic many things have changed and are temporary on hold, but we believe God will deliver us and allow us to return to some sort of normalcy soon.  

If you have any additional questions, we invite you to call the church office at (757) 539-8012 or
email our assistant administrative assistant: Ms. Patricia Banks at asstsec@oakgrovebaptist.net
What are your service times?
Morning Worship - 8:00am* - 9:45am in the Sanctuary
*8:00am service added in response to the COVID-19 pandemic
Church School & Bible Study at 6:30pm Wednesdays in the Chapel

What is your dress attire?
No matter your personal style, you should feel comfortable at Oak Grove. If you prefer dressy, business, or casual attire, chances are there will be others dressed much like you. 1 Samuel 16:7 (NIV) ... The LORD does not look at the things people look at. People look at the outward appearance, but the LORD looks at the heart."

Do you offer childcare?
Yes, the OGBC Children's Church is held every Sunday, except when the youth ministry is in charge or otherwise stated. An announcement will be made during offering to release participants. Parents/Guardians are to sign their children in and out of children's church.

How and when are visitors recognized?
If you are a first time visitor, you will be asked to stand at some point during the service so that you can be acknowledged and welcomed by the OGBC family. While you are standing, a greeter will come over to you and present you with a thank you gift.

Do you offer transportation?
Yes we do. Please call (757) 539-8012

Do you have Communion?
Yes, we have Communion every 3rd Sunday. Prepackaged communion cups are given to members as they exit the sanctuary.*

Can I participate in Communion if I am not a member?
Absolutely, we celebrate communion in an "open table" way - meaning that everyone is welcome to receive communion, you do not need to be a member. All that is asked is that you be seeking an open relationship with Jesus Christ.

Can I participate in/attend a church event if I am not a member?
Of course, you are welcome to participate in any event that is not a "Members Only" event.

What are the church office hours?
Currently the church office hours vary, for more information please call (757) 539-8012.
Thank you for your patience as we continue to build a site that will be a resource to you.

When we Meet

Sunday Morning


Sunday Morning


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