All are welcome to visit the garden daily from dawn to dusk. We invite you to join us on Sundays at 10:00 a.m. for devotions. Children’s class (ages 5 – 10) at 10:00 a.m. Junior Youth Spiritual Empowerment (ages 11 to 15) at 10:00 a.m. We invite you to join us in all our events at the center, as well as in the homes of our members. Check the calendar on this web site to [...]
Activities are currently taking place on Zoom, Google Hangouts, and the phone during the Stay-at-Home directive issued by the Governor or West Virginia. We care about your health, and the health of all those in […]
“Let deeds, not words, be your adorning.” – Baha’u’llah “Work done in the spirit of service is the highest form of worship.” – Abdu’l-Baha A few members of our Baha’i community volunteer their knowledge and […]
The Bahá’í Community sponsors events for youth. Youth are encouraged to develop a strong sense of purpose, empowering their own transformation and leading them to contribute to the advancement of society. Young people’s spiritual capacity, […]
ABOUT US: OUR “FIRSTS” First mention of the Faith in the U.S.: Reference to the Baha’i Faith was first made in an American public forum in September1893, during the Columbian Exposition in Chicago. The occasion […]
The Baha’is in Jefferson County formed a Local Spiritual Assembly in 1996, when the number of adult believers reached nine. Since then, we have maintained an active Assembly every year— the second locality in the […]
June 2, 2020
Prayer Call at 7:30 amPrayer CallTime: 7:30 am 7:30 am. Join others to share prayers, and consult on building community. Call in to Free Conference Call: (515) 604-9750, access code 876586
June 4, 2020
Feast at FeastThe Feast of Nur/Light begins at sundown
June 7, 2020
Devotional Gathering at 10:00 amDevotional GatheringTime: 10:00 am - 10:00 am The public is invited to join in prayer, music, and devotional readings at the Baha'i Center, Ranson, WV. Note new time: 10:00 a.m.
Sundays at 10:00am
Jefferson County Bahá’í Center
308 Buchanan St, Ranson, WV 25438
White doves and gray doves associate with each other in perfect friendship. Man draws imaginary lines on the planet and says, “This is a Frenchman, a Musselman, an Italian!” Upon these differences wars are waged. Men are fighting for the possession of the earth. They fight for that which becomes their graves, their cemeteries, their tombs.
In reality all are members of one human family — children of one Heavenly Father. Humanity may be likened unto the vari-colored flowers of one garden. There is unity in diversity. Each sets off and enhances the other’s beauty.