Entries by Greg Beckner

Member Directories

Finally, the church member directories have arrived hot off the press. If you came in and had your photo taken by a Lifetouch photographer then you are eligible to pick up a free directory in the church office. We only have a directory for each photo in the book (one for each family). If you […]

Single Service Summer

Our Summer Services will be Theme Based with Multiple Music Styles We are expanding on our successful worship format of the past two years beginning with the 10 AM Sunday, June 9 service. Each 10 AM Sunday service will be preceded at 9:30 AM by a short fellowship time including coffee, tea, juice, and delicious […]

Church Security

We now have a new Security Ministry lead by retired police officer Monroe Goins. We have several security measures already in place like lighting, video recording and controlled access to children’s areas but we are always looking to improve. If you have a minute to answer just ten questions it will help us judge how […]

We Want You to Make a Joyful Noise

“Make a joyful noise unto the Lord, all ye lands. Serve the Lord with gladness! Come before His presence with singing!” From Psalm 100 (King James Version) Yes, SINGING! Yes, YOU! First Baptist is blessed to have found new music leadership for the upcoming 2018-2019 Music and Fine Arts Season. We welcome Stephanie Price and […]

Congratulations, Brian Kozak!

Culminating a lengthy search process we are pleased to announce that Brian Kozak has been named Music Director of the Contemporary Worship Service Praise Team, effective immediately. Brian is assuming the musical leadership responsibilities of the First Baptist Church’s first service previously held by our dear, late Bob Schneider. Brian has been a member of […]

Kairos Prison Ministry

Thank you, once again, for your partnership and support. I thought I would provide some snippets from Trumbull Kairos #35: We once again had a great, Spirit-filled time.  Hearts are absolutely moved and changed!   We covered a great deal culminating with a Forgiveness Ceremony where the participants were able to begin to release hurts of […]

Sweeney Todd

March 29th – April 7th In the original version of the tale, Sweeney Todd is a barber who dispatches his victims by pulling a lever as they sit in his barber chair. His victims fall backward down a revolving trap door into the basement of his shop, generally causing them to break their necks or […]