Upcoming Ministries/Events

Welcome to First Baptist Church!




Sunday School (Bible Study)  for all ages at 9:45am                                                 The purpose of Sunday School is to make disciples by:  reaching people, teaching people, and ministering to people!






Nursery classroom provided during the Sunday morning service.  This is for babies-2 yrs.

Preschool classroom provided during the Sunday morning service.  This is for 3yrs-5yrs.



Sunday Morning Worship  at 11:00am.  “Verse-by-verse” expository sermons.



current  ‘Verse-by-Verse’ expository sermon series:   “Romans”.


Children’s Church is provided during the Sunday morning service.  This is for all children in K-6th Grade. (Kids dismissed after the Offertory and prior to the sermon during the Morning Worship Service.)






iWorship:  You can listen to the current verse-by-verse sermons online.  And review the teaching slides, on the church’s website.  http://fbcvaldez.org






Online donation option.  It is through Aplos, the financial software First Baptist Church currently uses. – Credit Card, Debit Card, ACH (bank transfer).

click this secure link: https://www.aplos.com/aws/give/FirstBaptistChurchValdez/general.



Evening Worship Service at the Providence Long Term Care, located at the north side of the Providence Hospital, on Sundays at 4:30pm.


Walking the Walk‘  exercise groupusing the Leslie Sansone’s “Walk Away the Pounds” DVD.   M,W,F at 2:00pm. Contact Dee for more info.  (resumes in the fall)







“Moms in Prayer International” – Tuesdays at 1:30pm.    Contact Jennifer for more info.  (resumes in the fall)






Wednesdays – Fellowship Meal at 6:00pm  (suggested donation $3 per person/$10 per family).  Please sign up to volunteer to cook. (resumes in the fall) 






Wednesdays –  Discipleship Training for all ages – Nursery, Children, Youth, & Adults at 6:30pm.  (resumes in the fall)



Choir Practice – Wednesdays at 7:30pm. (TBD)






Bell Choir Practice –  Saturdays at 10:00am (resumes in the fall)


Intercessory Prayer time – last Sunday of the month during Worship at 11:00am

Intercessory Prayer Meeting – Sundays at 9:15am in the Library (before Sunday School)







Men’s Breakfast – 2nd Saturday of the month at 9:00am.  (resumes in the fall)






Coffee & Conversation – Sundays at 9:30am (before Sunday School)




Bottles for Babies – fundraiser for Little Sparrow Pregnancy Care Center                  May 14-June 18 (Mother’s Day – Father’s Day)





“Chapel of the Sea” worship service – Sundays at 8:00am – 9:00am.  June-August.    Season begins Sunday, June 4, 2023.  Aboard M/V Lu-Lu Belle.  Free.  Boarding 7:45am at the Tour Dock by the hotel.  No reservation needed.  All are welcome!  (sponsored by First Baptist Church)




Potluck LuncheonSunday June 4 after the morning worship service                        Please welcome our visiting VBS mission team from First Baptist Church in Trussville, AL.


GriefShare (13 week grief recovery support group)  New class begins June 4-August 27.  Sundays at 3:00pm.  Contact Dee for more information.



V.B.S. (Vacation Bible School) – June 5-9, 2023   9:00am-12:00pm  For children that have completed K-6th Grade.  Free.  We need lots of homemade cookies!  (no nuts please)  Contact Jennifer for more info.  Online pre-registration at:  https://kideventpro.lifeway.com/myEvent/?id=66329




Annual Meeting of the Southern Baptist Convention – June 12-14, 2023


Music with a Mission Ministries – Cissy & Bill Padgett                                                  Mini-Concert at FBC on June 18 (Father’s Day) at 11:00am   http://musicalmission.org


Christmas in July – canned food drive to support Valdez Food Bank                  (bring your donations to the sanctuary during July)


Church Picnic – July 2 at 1:30pm  (Barney Meyring Pavilion)

Church will provide the hamburgers, hotdogs etc.  Please bring side dishes and desserts to share.



Laverne Griffin Baptist summer camps for kids and youth – $250                        Laverne Griffin Baptist Camp in Wasilla, AK   https://www.lavernegriffincamp.org/



JAM Camp – July 9-13.  Co-ed entering grades 5th-12th.  $250.                                This week offers a variety of exciting selective classes in music and arts such as drama, photography, wood working, worship leadership, worship technology, art, guitar, orchestra, ukulele, song writing and more.

 Laverne Griffin Baptist Camp in Wasilla, AK   https://www.lavernegriffincamp.org/



Victory Bible Summer Camps 2023

Alpine Camp $315 June 11-16 (ages 13-17); June 18-June 23 (ages 10-13); June 25-30 (ages 8-10); July 2-7 (ages 10-13); July 9-14 (ages 13-17); July 16-21 (ages 10-13); July 23-28 (ages 8-10)

Ranch Camp $415 June 11-16 (ages 10-13); June 18-June 23 (ages 13-17); June 25-30 (ages 10-13); July 2-7 (ages 13-17); July 9-14 (ages 10-13); July 16-21 (ages 13-17); July 23-28 (ages 10-13)

Venture Camp $115 – $425 June 11-16 (ages 8-10); June 18-June 23 (ages 10-13); June 25-30 (ages 13-17); July 2-7 (ages 7-10); July 9-14 (ages 10-13); July 16-21 (ages 10-13); July 23-28 (ages 13-17)

Victory Bible Camp in Glacier View, AK    https://vbcalaska.org/camps/



Sunday School Promotion Day, August 20



Global Hunger Relief special offering to be collected on August 27