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.  (face mask still 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 1:00pm.    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 Discipleship Training for adults 6:30pm.  (current study)



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 Sanctuary (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) for the Valdez community, Sundays at 3:00-5:00pm (began September 18-December 11).  Hosted by FBC.  Contact Dee for more info.



Advent – began Sunday, November 27-December 24.  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.


Ladies Bible Study (4 weeks via Zoom) – began Tuesday, November 29-December 20 at 7:00pm.  Contact Davette for more info.


Lottie Moon Christmas Offering – (for international missions & missionaries).  Begins December 4-December 25.  FBC Goal:  $3500


47th Annual Ladies Christmas Teathis Wednesday, December 7 at 7:00pm. Ages 10+. At the Civic Center.  Free.  Please bring a tray of Christmas cookies to share.



Church Business Meeting – Sunday, December 11 after Worship.

Proposed Agenda:  Nominating Committee nominations for: officers, ministry leaders, SS teachers, and committee members for 2023

Budget proposal for 2023 by Finance & Budget Committee



Sunday, December 11 at 4:30pm 

meet at the Providence Long Term Care Center



“Christmas Carols at Kelsey Dock”

Sunday, Dec. 11 at 6:00pm



Family Movie Night – Wednesday, December 14 at 6:00pm. Food, Fun, & Fellowship.  First Baptist Church.  (rated PG)  2 hr.  Free showing.  “Family Camp” is a faith-based family comedy.



Christmas Eve Candlelight & Communion Worship Service – Saturday, December 24 at 6:00pm


Christmas Day Worship Service – Sunday, December 25 at 11:00am.  Sunday School & Children’s Church are canceled.