Entries by Greg Beckner

Spiritual Gifts

God calls us as believers to discover and use our spiritual gifts in order to grow the Church in Spirit and in numbers. FBC needs your gifts. Join us online for an in-depth study this Spring during our “Lenten Celebration of Spiritual Gifts.” We offer eight weekly classes online for your convenience — Examine the […]

Remembering Jane Maier Smith – Artist

August 9, 1929 — December 24, 2019 Jane was born in Woodbury, New Jersey and came to Ohio to attend Oberlin College where she studied studio art. That’s where she met her future husband, George who was in Pre-Med/Chemistry. They were married in 1954 while George was in his fourth year of medical school. In […]

Poetry & Jazz Night

Friday, February 21st, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. in Spahr Center Yes, all kinds of poetry will be read including the classics, original compositions, comedy, and more alternating with great jazz by The Demetrius Steinmetz Jazz Ensemble led by our own Demetrius of our Contemporary Worship Praise Band. Goodies by our Chef Faith! The concert is […]

Poetry & Jazz Night

Friday, February 21st, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. in Spahr Center Yes, all kinds of poetry will be read including the classics, original compositions, comedy, and more alternating with great jazz by The Demetrius Steinmetz Jazz Ensemble led by our own Demetrius of our Contemporary Worship Praise Band. The Jazz Ensemble will play music based on […]

Chronic Pain Self-Management

Take Charge of Your Pain! Chronic Pain Self-Management Start feeling better and get back to doing the things you love! Chronic pain—pain lasting six months or more from a variety of causes—can cause you to feel irritable, tired, isolated, or helpless, and keep you from doing the things you enjoy. Researchers at Stanford University have […]

2020 Women’s Retreat Registration

Saturday, June 29, starting at 9:30 a.m. Registration now open. Complete the registration form below. Mail or drop off your check. Checks should be made payable to First Baptist Church and mailed to Jen Bopple or dropped off at church office  before Sunday, June 16. For questions, you can contact Jen Bopple through this form. […]

Women’s Conference

Saturday, September 19 Registration starts at 8:00AM Save the date! You don’t want to miss the First Baptist Church of Greater Cleveland Women’s Conference. Danita Harris will be our keynote speaker. Danita is a WEWS News5 anchorwoman and an Emmy-Award winning journalist. She uses her profession as a main anchor to reach many people. She […]

Holiday Season Events

Tuba Christmas This music concert is held in cities worldwide that celebrate those who play, teach, and compose music for instruments in the tuba family, including the tuba, sousaphone, baritone, and euphonium, though some participants bring rarer members of the family such as the helicon, ophicleide, serpent and double bell euphonium. The first Tuba Christmas […]