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Poplar Grove and Willow Chapel Churches
2023
Poplar Grove & Willow Chapel

The Eastern District Association of Primitive Baptists convened in its 171st annual session hosted by Poplar Grove and Willow Chapel Churches…


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Burke's Union Primitive Baptist Church
2022
Burke's Union

The Eastern District Association of Primitive Baptists convened in its 170th annual session hosted by Burke’s Union Church in Blackwater, VA.…


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Clear Springs Primitive Baptist Church
2021
Fairview

The Eastern District Association of Primitive Baptists convened in its 169th annual session hosted by Fairview Church (Bellbrook, OH) held on the grounds of Clear…


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Inside of Blackwater Lick School House
From 1848 at Blackwater Lick…
…to 2023 at Poplar Grove & Willow Chapel

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(NOTE: All Union Meetings start at 7:00 p.m. unless otherwise shown.)

May

SWAN CREEK: To begin on Thursday night (7:00 p.m.) before the 1st Saturday, Friday night (7:00 p.m.), Saturday morning (10:30 a.m.), and Sunday morning (10:30 a.m.). Ministers asked to attend: Robert Brown, Jim Emery, Mike Fullington, Frank Gilliam, Carter Hagar, Curtis Hale, Keith Holt, Daniel Hurd, Oscar Irvin, David Parsons, Jason Robinette, Burnice Sybert, Scott Tipton, Harmon Willis, and Justin Winstead.

MARION ROBINETTE MEMORIAL: To begin on Friday night before the 1st Saturday and Sunday morning (10:45 a.m.). Ministers asked to attend: Robert Brown, Jim Emery, Mike Fullington, Hunter Hensley, Oscar Irvin, David Parsons, Jason Robinette, Burnice Sybert, Scott Tipton, and Harmon Willis.

COPPER CREEK (ADDINGTON FRAME): To begin on Friday night before the 2nd Saturday and Sunday (10:30 a.m.). Ministers asked to attend: John Banks, Curtis Hale, Hunter Hensley, Oscar Irvin, Jason Robinette, Joseph Robinette, Terry Sizemore, Burnice Sybert, Scott Tipton, David VanHoose, Sammy VanHoose, and Harmon Willis.

OSBORNE'S CHAPEL: To begin on Thursday night before the 2nd Saturday and Sunday night. Ministers asked to attend: Kevin Cross, Jim Emery, Curtis Hale, Hunter Hensley, Daniel Hurd, Oscar Irvin, Roger Manring, David Parsons, Jason Robinette, Joseph Robinette, Burnice Sybert, and Harmon Willis.

WALLEN'S CREEK: To begin on Thursday night before the 3rd Saturday; Sunday (10:30 a.m.). Ministers asked to attend: John Banks, Wally Berry, Robert Brown, Jim Emery, Curtis Hale, Hunter Hensley, Daniel Hurd, Oscar Irvin, David Parsons, Jason Robinette, Joseph Robinette, Terry Sizemore, Tyler Stapleton, Burnice Sybert, and all others who wish to attend.

LOW VIEW: To begin on Friday night (6:30 p.m. nightly) before the 4th Saturday; Sunday (10:30 a.m.). Ministers asked to attend: John Banks, Mike Fullington, Carter Hagar, Daniel Hurd, Oscar Irvin, David Parsons, and Terry Sizemore.

June

RICHARDSON CHAPEL: To begin on Thursday night before the 1st Saturday. Ministers asked to attend: Oscar Irvin, Jason Robinette, Joseph Robinette, Terry Sizemore, Scott Tipton, Roger VanHoose, and Sammy VanHoose.

NEW LIFE: To begin on Friday night before the 1st Saturday; Sunday morning (11:00 a.m.). Ministers asked to attend: John Banks, Robert Brown, Jim Emery, Gary Hall, Oscar Irvin, Eddie Malone, Terry Sizemore, Tyler Stapleton, and Burnice Sybert.

CANEY CREEK: To begin on Wednesday night before the 2nd Saturday; Sunday (10:00 a.m.). Ministers asked to attend: Robert Brown, Jim Emery, Carter Hagar, Gary Hall, Oscar Irvin, Tim Jarrett, Jerry Johnson, Wiley Lampkin, David Parsons, Chris Salley, Terry Sizemore, and Harmon Willis.

BLUE SPRINGS (Duffield, VA.): To begin on Thursday night before the 2nd Saturday; Sunday (10:00 a.m.). Ministers asked to attend: John Banks, Wally Berry, Robert Brown, Carter Hagar, Curtis Hale, Oscar Irvin, Tim Jarrett, Roger Manring, David Parsons, Jason Robinette, Joseph Robinette, Terry Sizemore, and Burnice Sybert.

LONG HOLLOW: To begin on Thursday night before the 3rd Saturday; Sunday (10:30 a.m.). Ministers asked to attend: Wally Berry, Robert Brown, Jim Emery, Frank Gilliam, Carter Hagar, Curtis Hale, Gary Hall, Daniel Hurd, Oscar Irvin, Tim Jarrett, Jerry Johnson, David Parsons, Chris Salley, Terry Sizemore, Burnice Sybert, and Harmon Willis.

BLUE SPRINGS (Hiltons, VA): To begin on Friday night (7:00 p.m.) before the 4th Saturday (6:00 p.m.); Sunday (11:00 a.m.). Ministers asked to attend: Wally Berry, Robert Brown, Kevin Cross, Jim Emery, Frank Gilliam, Carter Hagar, Roger Manring, Jason Robinette, Joseph Robinette, Terry Sizemore, Burnice Sybert, Scott Tipton, and Harmon Willis.

July

FAIRVIEW: To begin on Thursday night before the 2nd Saturday. Ministers asked to attend: Oscar Irvin, Jason Robinette, Terry Sizemore, David Stapleton, Tyler Stapleton, Roger VanHoose, and Sam VanHoose.

SHELBY CREEK: To begin on Friday night before the 3rd Saturday (6:30 p.m. nightly); Sunday night (6:30 p.m.). Ministers asked to attend: All ministers are welcome.

BURKE'S UNION: To begin on Thursday night before the 4th Saturday. Ministers asked to attend: Wally Berry, Robert Brown, Jim Emery, Carter Hagar, Curtis Hale, Oscar Irvin, Jason Robinette, Joseph Robinette, Terry Sizemore, David Stapleton, Tyler Stapleton, Burnice Sybert, Scott Tipton, and Harmon Willis.


Burke's Union Primitive Baptist Church

The next annual meeting will convene with Burke's Union in Blackwater, Virginia where it will convene on Thursday morning October 3 through October 6, 2024.

Coming from Kingsport or Big Stone Gap on Route 23, turn at the Duffield intersection onto Route 58. Follow Route 58 for 0.8 mile, turn left onto Route 604. Follow Route 604 for the next 2.6 miles to Pattonsville, where Route 604 turns to the left. After 1 mile the road forks, turn left onto Route 603. Follow Route 603 for 4.3 miles to the church.

If coming in from the Rogersville area (Route 11W), turn North onto Route 70 and follow it to Blackwater. After 5.2 miles, Route 70 and Route 94 split. Remain on Route 70 for another 16.7 miles until you get to Route 604. Turn right and go approximately 1.7 miles where Route 604 goes to the left and Route 603 continues straight ahead. Follow Route 603 for 7 miles to the church.

When coming in from the Jonesville area, turn South onto Route 70 and follow it for about 12 miles to Route 604, turn left and go approximately 1.7 miles where Route 604 goes to the left and Route 603 continues straight ahead. Follow Route 603 for 7 miles to the church.

All Directions 

"Behold, we go up to Jerusalem; and the Son of man shall be betrayed unto the chief priests and unto the scribes, and they shall condemn him to death, And shall deliver him to the Gentiles to mock, and to scourge, and to crucify him: and the third day he shall rise again."
Matthew 20:18-19 KJV
“For the wages of sin is death; but the gift of God is eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord.”
Romans 6:23 KJV
Panorama photo at Burke's Union Primitive Baptist Church
For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.
John 3:16 KJV