• For unto us a child is born Christmas plans underway (11/18/2018) - The BNOC Toy Store  Ministry is Monday December 10th – December  12th.  The Christmas store will be held at Temple Baptist Church, 3300 Tidewater Dr.  Begin gathering your NEW items now   for the Toy Store. For more information about what to buy for different age groups, please see the bulletin board. Christmas is just a … Continue reading Christmas plans underway


Welcome to Southside Baptist Church’s website. We are a friendly church located in the heart of the South Norfolk area of Chesapeake, VA,  just off Interstate 464 at the intersection of Poindexter Ave. and Bainbridge Blvd. We have begun our 66th year of ministry in South Norfolk, Virginia.

Take a few minutes from your hectic day, enjoy some of the best in contemporary Christian music, and discover the Southside difference.

And if there is anything we can do to help you, or if you just need us to offer a prayer in your behalf,  please just drop us a note and we will add you to our daily petitions to the Lord.

Terry Riddle, Pastor


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  • All are invited to Community Thanksgiving Service: 7 p.m. Nov. 20 at Rosemont Christian Church (11/4/2018)

    Everyone is invited to join friends and neighbors in giving thanks to our Lord for our many blessings at the Community Thanksgiving Service to be held on Tuesday, November 20th at Rosemont Christian Church at 7 pm.

    Remember Thessalonians 1:3 (NIV) which says, “We ought always to thank God for you, brothers and sisters, and rightly so, because your faith is growing more and more, and the love all of you have for one another is increasing.”