New Salem Church

New Salem Baptist Church

8233 Sperryville Pike

Culpeper, Virginia

(540) 825-6614


Pastor: Mike Dodson

Location: Rte 522, 7 Miles west of the Town of Culpeper

Mailing Address: 8233 Sperryville Pike

Culpeper, Virginia. 22701

Schedule of Activities


10:00 a.m. - Sunday School for all ages

11:00 a.m. - Worship Service and Children’s Church Nursery

6:00 p.m. - Contemporary Worship Service


10:00 a.m. - Bible Study


Early Historical Highlights

January 7, 1834- New Salem Baptist Church is constituted with a membership of eleven.

August, 1853 - John A. Broadus, who later became the second president of the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, is ordained at New Salem.

1853 - The church constructs its first house of worship which was destroyed by the Union Army during the Civil War.