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Posts from April 2017

First Baptist Baseball Night

Fenway Park, Tuesday June 13th, 7 pm Come out and support the Boston Red Sox as they take on the Philadelphia Phillies. Tickets will be $32 and transportation will be provided from First Baptist. Please reach out to Jeremy Berry, jeremyb@fbc-worc.org, if you have any questions. http://boston.redsox.mlb.com/index.jsp?c_id=bos

Worship, Arts and Music Week! Breaking Down Barriers

Join us in discovering how worship, arts and music break down the barriers between us. Featured events: April 23: 11:30 am Exhibit opening of Icons of the Civil Rights Movement with artist Pamela Chatterton-Purdy. Exhibit will be on display from 12-1 and 4-7 in the Whitney Room from Monday – Thursday. April 26: 7-9 pm…

Movie Night at FBC

Friday, April 21 7:00 pm. Screening of Disney’s Moana in the Lee Room. Join members of the Youth Ministry team to watch the struggle of one girl’s attempt to find her own identity and the relief when she accepts her personal fate. There will be a Make Your Own Sundae bar and popcorn before the…

Holy Week Services

Maundy Thursday Service, April 13th at 7:30 pm: a service of hospitality and community, as we remember the Last Supper by celebrating Communion and time of hand-washing. This traditional service will foreshadow the imminent death of Jesus on Good Friday. Good Friday Service, April 14th at 7:30 pm: an emotionally heavy and somber service that speaks to the darkness of the cross,…

Scrogin Book Forum on April 9th

The Scrogin Book Forum this month will focus on Being Jazz, by Jazz Jennings, an autobiographical account of her very public transgender journey. Jazz has been named one of the 25 most influential teens of the year by Time magazine. Please join us after worship for discussion.