Entries by Greg Beckner

2020 Women’s Retreat Registration

Saturday, August 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, August 16. For questions, you can contact Jen Bopple through this form. […]

Free Mobile Pantry Food Giveaway

Fresh Fruit and Vegetables from the Greater Cleveland Food Bank A mobile pantry is a Greater Cleveland Food Bank truck full of food that is brought to a central location where clients can pick up food, as they would from a regular pantry. Mobile pantries distribute the healthiest and most nutritious food at the Food Bank. A […]

Church Schedule Updates

Visit our YouTube LIVE channel at 10:00 AM on Sunday mornings. Pastor Kregg Burris will deliver his message. We are all suffering from the impact of the COVID-19 isolation, shut-downs, stock-declines, and/or possible sickness. Christianity has a unique “theology of suffering” which is distinct from other world religions. We are called to support each other, take due care, […]

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 […]