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.




Current ‘verse-by-verse’ expository sermon series:   “Nehemiah”



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.






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

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Worship Service at the Providence Long Term Care Center                           Sundays at 2:30pm.  (No large groups.  Masks are encouraged, and sometimes required.)


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)



GriefShare (13 week grief recovery support group) –  September 10-December 3.  Sundays at 3:00pm.  Contact Dee for more information.




Advent begins Dec. 3

Advent is a time of expectant waiting and preparation for both the celebration of the Nativity of Christ at Christmas and the return of Christ at the Second Coming.


2023 Lottie Moon Christmas Offering

(for international missions & missionaries)  begins Dec. 3-Dec. 24    FBC goal:  $3500


Annual Ladies Christmas Tea – Wednesday, Dec. 6 at 7:00pm at the Civic Center.   Ages 10+   Please bring a tray of Christmas cookies to share.  Free.


Sunday, December 10 after Worship

Nominating Committee nominations for:  officers, ministry leaders, SS teachers, and committee members for 2024.

2024 Budget proposal presented by Finance & Budget Committee




Christmas Caroling – Sunday, December 10 at 2:30pm

meet at the Providence Long Term Care Center



Celebration of Christ” – Sunday, Dec. 17 at 6:00pm (Civic Center)



Family Movie Night – Wednesday, December 20 at 6:00pm

Food, Fun, & Fellowship  (rated PG)   2 hr.  Free showing.

The Secrets of Jonathan Sperry” is a faith-based drama

at First Baptist Church



Christmas Eve Candlelight & Communion Worship Service

Sunday, December 24 at 7:00pm