Ongoing/Upcoming Ministries

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.

     

 

 

‘verse-by-verse’ expository sermon series:   “Matthew” 

 

 

 

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.)

 

 

 

 

 

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.

 

 

Worship Service at the Providence Long Term Care Center                           Sundays at 2:30pm.

 

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.

 

 

 

 

 

 

“Moms in Prayer International” – Tuesdays at 1:30pm.    Contact Jennifer for more info.

 

 

 

 

 

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

 

 

 

 

 

Wednesdays –  Discipleship Training for all ages – Nursery, Children, Youth, & Adults at 6:30pm.  

 

 

Wednesday Adult Discipleship Training at 6:30pm 

 

 

Choir Practice – Wednesdays at 7:30pm.

 

 

 

 

 

Bell Choir Practice –  Saturdays at 10:00am

 

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.

 

 

 

 

 

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

      

 

 

Disaster Relief Training – Spring 2024

                        

 

 

Ladies Bible Study – April 16 – May 21   Tuesdays at 7:00pm.                                Contact Davette for more info

 

 

 

Compassion International Sunday – April 28

 

 

National Day of Prayer & Lunch (free)  – Thursday, May 2 at 12:00pm          Location: ‘Old Town Diner’

 

church flower pots will be ready to be filled in mid-May                                       Garden Party – Saturday, May 18 at 10:00am – Gilpatrick’s

 

 

 

Bottles for Babies  May 12 – June 16  (Mother’s Day to Father’s Day)

     

 

 

Baby/Child Dedication – Mother’s Day May 12

Parents, if you would like to make a public commitment before the Lord, submitting your children to God’s Will and promise to raise them according to God’s Word and God’s ways, please see Pastor David.

 

 

annual church cookout   Wednesday, May 15 at 6:00pm (inside the Fellowship Hall)

 

 

praying for this year’s graduates – May 19 at 11:00am

 

 

praying for our active duty military – May 19 at 11:00am

 

 

Memorial Day prayer emphasis – May 26 at 11:00am

 

 

Potluck – Sunday, May 26 after the morning worship service

 

 

Sunday Worship Services aboard the M/V  Lu-Lu Belle   June – August at 8:00am-9:00am (season begins Sunday June 2, 2024)          Boarding at 7:45am at the Tour Dock near the hotel.

    

 

 

 

Vacation Bible School (V.B.S.)  June 3-7, 2024  9:00am-12:00pm     For children that have completed K-6th Grade.  Free.  Teachers and helpers are needed.  Contact Jennifer for more info.  Online pre-registration at: https://kideventpro.lifeway.com/myEvent/?id=68644

 

 

 

SBC ANNUAL MEETING & PASTORS’ CONFERENCE – June 9-12

 

Laverne Griffin Baptist  Summer Camps (in Wasilla) 2024 – $250                                  https://www.lavernegriffincamp.org/

May 26th – 30th : Trailblazer – AK Native Youth grades 7th-12th

June 2nd – 6th : Pioneer – Co-ed Kid grades 2nd-4th

June 9th – 13th : Voyager – Co-ed Kid grades 5th-6th

June 16th – 20th : Pathfinder – Co-ed Youth grades 7th-12th

June 23rd – 27th : J.A.M. (music & arts) – Co-ed Youth grades 5th-12th

 

 

Victory Bible Summer Camps (in Glacier View) 2024                    https://vbcalaska.org/camps/

Weeks Alpine Ages Ranch Ages Venture Ages
June 9 – 14 13 to 17 10 to 13 8 to 10
June 16 – 21 10 to 13 13 to 17 10 to 13
June 23 – 28 8 to 10 10 to 13 13 to 17
June 30 – July 5 10 to 13 13 to 17 7 to 10
July 7 – 12 13 to 17 10 to 13 10 to 13
July 14 – 19 10 to 13 13 to 17 10 to 13
July 21 – 26 8 to 10 10 to 13 13 to 17

                                    $329                           $429                      $129-$450

 

 

 

 

J.A.M. Camp (co-ed) always focuses on worship and a personal relationship with the Savior, lots of music, fun and time with friends!

July 23-27  $250     https://www.lavernegriffincamp.org/

J.A.M. Camp is for those who will be entering 5th-12th Grade.

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.