• Oct. 27 Harvest Festival scheduled, seeking volunteers (10/15/2018) - Don’t miss our 2018 Harvest Festival, to be held on at our office at 1200 Bainbridge Blvd., Oct. 27 from 1 – 4 p.m. If you can volunteer to help, please contact Cheryl Brackett or Bill Mayes. Come join us and enjoy the bounce house, games, music and much, much more.


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


More of Pastor Terry’s Messages


  • Oct. 14 schedules altered for High Attendance Sunday and after-church fish fry (10/7/2018)

    We are having High Attendance Sunday October 14th .  On this day, Sunday School will begin at 9:45am and Church Service will begin at 11:00am (this Sunday only).  This so we can enjoy a fish fry immediately after church.  This is a wonderful time to invite neighbors, friends and family so it truly will be a HIGH ATTENDANCE day.

  • Oct. 2018 News (10/1/2018) - LET’S MAKE THE DEBT GO AWAY!!! The Church’s outstanding debt is down to $4,500.00.  If we get serious about removing this monthly payment that impacts our budget, we could satisfy this obligation December 31, 2018.  To remind everyone, the first Sunday is called “Debt Reduction” Sunday.   MEN’S PRAYER BREAKFAST The Men’s Prayer Breakfast  will … Continue reading Oct. 2018 News
  • Bridge Leadership Conference rescheduled for Oct. 4 (10/1/2018) - The Bridge Network of Churches Leadership conference that was to be held on  Thursday, September 13th at Thalia Lynn Baptist Church was cancelled due to weather.  It has been rescheduled for October 4th. Everything else remains the same: Dinner: 6:00pm(pay at the door) and sessions begin at 6:50pm.  Session Topics will be posted on the … Continue reading Bridge Leadership Conference rescheduled for Oct. 4
  • Women's Fellowship Potluck Women’s Lunch and Fellowship to be held 11:30 a.m. Sept. 22 (9/21/2018) - Join us for our Monthly Women’s Lunch and Fellowship at 11:30 a.m. Sept. 22. This month will be a pot luck lunch. We are sure to have great food and fellowship. We hope to see you there.