Adults 55+

Adults 55+ are a large and active group at Whitesburg Baptist Church. Our goal at is to provide you with opportunities to grow and to continue to serve, while at the same time providing opportunities for fellowship and meaningful relationships.

LIFE Groups

LIFE-Groups-logo-2012Our adults serve joyfully in many areas of our church and are faithful to LIFE Groups. Our LIFE Groups provide Biblical teaching and a place to give strength during tough times, as well as encourage and equip people to make a real difference in lives as they share their wisdom and resources God has given them. We would love for you to be a part of our family. For a complete listing of classes, click the LIFE Group Locator link in the menu on the right.


Couple smiling portrait outdoorsExtra Years of Zest Whitesburg’s Activities for Adults 55+ – Day trips, outings and parties every other month

Senior Day at the ROC – Speakers, games, fellowship and lunch. We meet second Monday of February, April, June, August, October and December.

Homebound ministry -Volunteer ministry to shut-ins, widows, and the elderly

Mourning Glories – Widows who meet every Monday (except the second Monday) for fellowship and lunch.

ROMEOs- Retired Old Men Eating Out – These men meet Thursday morning for breakfast and help with service projects at times.


October 13 – Senior Day at the ROC
Fellowship Dining Room
10:30 am to 1:00 pm
Guest Speaker: Burr Ingram – Huntsville Hospital
10:30 – games — 11:30 – lunch ($5.00)
Chicken fajita wrap, chips and salsa, small chocolate muffin
RSVP by noon on October 10 by contacting Jane Baker at (256)704-5678 ext. 715.

December 8 – Senior Day at the ROC
Fellowship Dining Room
10:30 am to 1:00 pm
Guest Speaker: Rev. Bill Long – Former Pastor
10:30 – games — 11:30 – lunch ($5.00)
Baked potato soup, turkey sandwich, lettuce, tomato, cheese, buffet dessert – mini bites, tea & coffee.
Rev. Long will be telling humorous stories from his life as a pastor.
RSVP by noon on December 5 by contacting Jane Baker at (256)704-5678 ext. 715.

October 21-23 (Tues – Thurs) – Extra Years of Zest
Glory Conference
Ridgecrest, NC
Cost: $219 per person (2 per room) + $70 per person for bus*
$249 per person (one per room) + $70 per person for bus*
*This includes Conference, Concerts, 2 nights lodging and 4 buffet meals. A night full of laughter with comedians Tim Lovelace, Geraldine and Ricky and Aaron Wilburn. You will hear from Dr. Junior Hill, Dr. Jerry Vines and Dr. Gene Williams. Wonderful Southern Gospel music by Gold City, Ball Brothers, Marty Raybon and Full Circle. It will be great worship, powerful preaching, exciting concerts and lots of laughter with friends.We must have 45 people to participate in this trip. A deposit of $25 per person (non-refundable)is required by June 5 to confirm your reservation.  The balance is due by Sept. 5



Sue Ansley

Sue Ansley

Director of Mature Adults Email (256)704-5678 ext. 243