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Posts from February 2015

Embracing Spiritual Awakening: A Discussion

 “Spiritual awakening is not ultimately the work of invisible cultural forces. Instead, it is the work of learning to see differently, of prayer, and of conversion. It is something people do.” ― Diana Butler Bass, Christianity After Religion: The End of Church and the Birth of a New Spiritual Awakening Embracing Spiritual Awakening: Dynamics of Experiential…

Annual Meeting

The Annual Church Meeting is on February 22nd after the Service in Gordon Hall. Please make this a date to review the work of FBC over this past transitional year and discuss the year ahead.

Therapeutic Tuesdays

Got the winter blahs? Feeling stir crazy with the snow? We’ve got therapy for you. During Lent a special series will be offered beginning on Tuesday, February 24 and continuing on March 4, 11, 18 and 25th:: we are calling these “Therapeutic Tuesdays” because they promote wellness for our minds and bodies. The theme for…

Black History Month at FBC

February bears the designation Black History Month; and it is fitting that we celebrate that. We want to celebrate the contributions of women and men of color that enrich our culture. Of the many endowments people of color have made to our culture, the witness to the power of faith may top the list. The powerful witness of…

February Vacation Paint Night

Welcome All Families and Youth to a February Vacation Paint Night at the First Baptist Church (in Gordon Hall) from 4-6:30 pm. Bring yourself and clothes you don’t mind getting paint on – all painting levels welcome! We will be painting a winter scene that you will be able to take home that evening! Pizza,…

Special Music at FBC

February has some some beautiful musical highlights for you at FBC. FEB 8th The Whitinsville Christian School Strings under the direction of Tammy Kaye will be presenting an entire worship experience for us. FEB 15th The Women of the choir will be singing along with Reginald Houze and Manna KnJoi in worship. FEB 22nd The…