Alicia was ordained to the Gospel Ministry on June 1, 1997 by Ravensworth Baptist Church, Annandale, Virginia. A writer and retreat leader, she earned status as a Board Certified Chaplain by the Association of Professional Chaplains in 2005. Alicia has served with the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship’s Coordinating Council and the CBFNC Missions Committee and Wealth and Poverty Committee, as well as the board of Baptist Women in Ministry, NC.
On March 29th, the members of First Baptist Church of Carolina Beach voted to call Alicia Porterfield as our new Interim Pastor by an overwhelming majority. We are very pleased that she chose to serve and worship God with us in our church!
On-Line Resource for all Members!
Our church has enrolled in an online Bible Study Resource that will give us access to hundreds of video Bible studies by well-known and trusted teachers and preachers. The media portions of these studies can be accessed, streamed from your phone, pad, laptop, desktop, or TV, and used by individuals, couples, families, small groups, etc at NO COST to you. You may choose whether or not to purchase any supporting print materials that go along with the studies.
Studies are divided into the following categories: Youth, Adult Small Groups, Work, Family, Marriage, Men, Women, Bible Characters, and Video Illustrations. To check out the available studies, go to rightnowmedia.org. After clicking on the Login button in the upper right-hand corner, enter email@example.com in the Email Address box and then enter jimmy in the Password box. Under the Browse Media tab, click on the category you would like to view. Then click on the particular study you are interested in. To find out what print resources go along with the study, click on the orange button labeled Books, Workbooks, and Handouts. If you are interested in engaging in one of the studies, contact the pastor (458-5134) and he will add you as a user in the system. This is an excellent resource that offers unlimited topics of study.