Welcome to Pilgrim
Welcome! We’re Glad you’re Here!
Thank you for taking the time to visit our website! We care about you and your family. We are glad that you want to learn about Pilgrim Missionary Baptist Church and our ministries. Our goal is to introduce you to our family and answer any questions that you might have. If you are looking for a spiritual home, we pray that Pilgrim Missionary Baptist Church will meet your expectations.
On behalf of our Pastoral Staff, Officers, Leaders and Disciples, we pray God’s Blessings over your life. After visiting our site, we hope that you will be interested in worshipping with us real soon.
Sample Sermon: Facing Your Giants | 1Samuel 17:45 - 97 | Pastor Rickey Parks
Women’s Day Annual Celebration Day
The Mission Ministry, Deaconess Ministry, and Ministry Wives are the spiritual leaders of the 2018 Women’s Day. The celebration will be held on Sunday, October 14th at 3p.m. The theme is Women Trusting God’s Promises” Proverbs 33:20-22. The speaker is Elder Lisa Ballard, Sunrise Full Gospel Church, Chicago, IL.
Making Strides Against Breast Cancer
Please join the Pilgrim Team at the Making Strides Breast Cancer walk on Saturday, Oct. 20th at Meadowbrook Park, 2808 S. Race Street in Urbana. The Program/Registration begins at 9 am and the Walk at 10 am. This is a powerful event to raise awareness and funds as we celebrate our survivors, pay tribute to loved ones lost, and raise funds.
Dorcas Fellowship Awards
Sis. Andrelena Corey and Sis. Yvonnda Smith are being honored at the Dorcas Fellowship Awards. “Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father, which is in Heaven” Matthew 5:16. This event will take place on Saturday, Oct. 20th at 11:00 a.m. with an awards luncheon.
Pastor Parks and the entire Pilgrim Family is invited to the Pastoral Pre-Anniversary for Rev. B. J. Tatum on Sunday, October 21st at 6 p.m. Pastor Parks will deliver the message and VOP will render songs.
Pastor Parks will be in revival at Antioch M. B. Church, Decatur, IL on October 23-25, 2018, 7 p.m. nightly.
Christian Leadership Academy
The Deacon Charles Adams Christian Leadership Academy classes are scheduled for October 26th from 6-9 p.m. and Oct. 27th from 8 am – 2 pm. Registration is on-site for $10.00. The course will be The Song of Solomon - Course #1040.
Baptist Youth Fellowship (BYF) will have their annual Fall Festival on Saturday, October 27th from 4:00-6:00 p.m. We are asking for candy donations. Boxes will be located at the front door starting in October.
Early Voting (“Souls to the Polls”)
Early Voting has begun at the Brookens Administrative Building, 1776 E. Washington, Urbana, IL. On Thursday, Oct. 28th early voting opens at various locations throughout Champaign County. “Souls to the Polls” will be on Sunday, Nov. 4th from 1-4 p.m. at the Church of the Living God, 312 E. Bradley Ave., Champaign, IL
Pastor Parks and the entire Pilgrim Family are invited to share in the 24th Church Anniversary of New Bethel M. B. Church in Peoria, IL on Sunday, Oct. 28th at 4 p.m. Vans will be available for those needing transportation. Pastor Parks will deliver the message and VOP will render songs.
If you are need of transportation for Sunday School, Morning, Service, BYF, Prayer Meeting, Bible Study, Choir Rehearsal, etc., please fill out a form that will be available in the Secretary’s office or call the church at 356-9633 by FRIDAY at 1:00 p.m. of each week. Please make sure you cancel if you do NOT need transportation by FRIDAY.
Copies of CDs are available each Sunday for a small donation of $5.00. Please see Dea. Fred Johnson if you would like to purchase a copy of the morning sermon.
Lost and Found
The Lost and Found is located in the hallway. Those who have lost any items can check in the tub that is labeled. Please do not remove any item that does not belong to you.