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Wednesday, February 17 – Sunday, April 4 A daily devotional for Lent > 2021 Lenten Devotions by Richard Rusbuldt

Rock of Faith Community Conversations – Divine Dialogue

A discussion about stress, anxiety, and social-emotional wellbeing and their connection to opioid addiction in youth and adults. Saturday February 27th 7:00 PM ROCK OF FAITH – Community Conversation: Relevant and Engaging Dialogue and Question Forum For Youth Shutdown, isolation, and uncertainty have become a new normal. No one has been immune to the impact […]

MLK Day of Service

REIMAGINE OUR SERVICE! Monday, January 18th, 2021 9:30-10:00 a.m. Please join us on Martin Luther King Day, January 18th from 9:30-10:00 a.m. to honor the legacy of Dr. King and participate in this reimagined day of service.  We will all gather on Zoom to hear prayer and reflection, an inspirational word from Pastor Burris, and to receive directions […]

Youth & Children’s Art Show

This winter, the hallways of First Baptist will be transformed into a gallery displaying the work of our talented children and youth. And while we will not be able to gather together for a gallery walk, we will be hosting a virtual show featuring each of our artists and their work. The Art Exhibit opening […]

New Year’s Eve Service

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Lessons & Carols

December 24 at 7:00 PM    > Download Printable PDF Prelude Ding Dong Merrily on High arr. John Rutter University Brass Quintet Welcome      Stephanie Price CAROL Once in Royal David’s City IRBY Anna Price, soloist The Bidding Prayer Rev. Jeff Gordon FIRST LESSON Genesis 3:8-15 Stephanie Price CAROL Carol of the Bells Leontovich/ […]

Virtual Mitten Tree

With Your Help We Can Make It Happen! This Christmas is going to be different than most we have celebrated in many years. The current pandemic has changed the lives of so many around our neighborhood and city. We have a little money in our Mission & Social Concerns budget for the “Mitten Tree” but […]

Nocturne – Songs of Night and Dreams

Sunday, November 8th at 11:30PM Angela Zawada, Soprano presents a solo recital accompanied by Adam Whiting to benefit the Music & Fine Arts program at First Baptist Church. Angela, currently studying with Richard Anderson, will present music by Handel, Mozart, Schumann, Faure’ and Samuel Barber that vividly demonstrated her ability to show pathos, contemplation, sadness […]