Shalom Baptist Church | 7446 Adams Farm Road, Mechanicsville, VA 23111 | 1.804.746.7737


Children & Youth


All youth in 6th through 12th grades are invited to come to any of our events/activities.

Tuesday Night Youth Group

Youth group meets each Tuesday from 6:15-7:15 pm.  You will learn and discuss topics about identity, God, worship, and real life issues.  It is an opportunity to make good friends who love and pray for each other.  We also have fun events every month for our youth such as an annual mission trip (MFuge), indoor rock climb, hiking trip, Laser tag, Bible study, Youth Dinner Theatre, and community outreach.


This is a time for worship, small group & games from 6:00-8:00 pm. The location varies. Join us for...

SUNDAY, November 19 (@ Walnut Grove BC):

Friendsgiving Connections - bring your favorite side dish

SUNDAY, December 10 (@ Walnut Grove BC):

Tacky Sweater Party

For more information about our youth program, please contact Matt Boschen, Minister to Youth/Associate Pastor, at 517-3207 or



We provide various activities and events throughout the year teaching children about the love of God through music, crafts, Bible study, missions and so much more!


Children (Kindergarten through 5th Grade) meet on Tuesday evenings during the school year (September - June) for DiscipleSHIP, from 6:15-7:15 pm (during Adult Bible study) to learn about Jesus and your faith through singing, missions, crafts & more!


This is our summer program (mid-June - August) on Mondays for children (Kindergarten through 5th Grade).  The children participate in recreation (i.e. swimming, bowling), Bible study, crafts, and field trips (i.e. Richmond Metro Zoo & Lucky Lake Gem Mine).  The schedule and registration forms are available from Susie Lewis, Minister to Children.

Click on the links below to access the required forms for Voyagers:

2017 Registration Packet

Children Registration Form

Permission for Emergency Care

Vacation Bible School

VBS takes place each summer for one week during the month of August.  NOT DURING TRANSITION


Children Registration Form

Permission for Emergency Care

Consent to Transport

Contact Susie Lewis, Minister to Children, at 334-6521, if you are interested in receiving information for your children or someone you know!  

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