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First Baptist Takes Fenway!

Monday June 15, 2015 First Baptist Takes Fenway! Boston Red Sox vs. Atlanta Braves Tickets $27 each – Transportation Provided Report to First Baptist Parking Lot at 4:15 PM Game time 7:15 PM Interested? Contact Jeremy Berry, CE Ass’t, at jmberr17@g.holycross.edu Deadline for ticket requests is May 16

Walk and Run for the Homeless

On Sunday afternoon, May 17, 2015, we will participate in the Walk and Run for the Homeless. This is the 30th year for this 5K event. Begins at 2:00 PM. Runners register at 12 Noon and walkers at 1:00 PM. Make a pledge to support our walkers/runners at the Hope for Housing table in Gordon…

Youth Sunday

On Sunday, May 17 at 10:00 a.m,  celebrate and support the youth as they take over the sanctuary and help lead you through Worship.  Bible presentations, songs, readings and prayers as their faith journeys take on new meanings.  

Open Mic for Kids

For parents who wish to attend the William Ness recital on Friday, May 15, 2015,  the Open Mic Night is providing entertainment for children beginning at 7 PM in the youth room on the second floor.  The children will join in with the reception after the program.

Farewell Recital Selections

Farewell Organ Recital by William Ness, May 15, 2015 at 7:15 Including the following works… William Ness shares with us his selections for his Farewell Organ Recital. He is retiring after fifteen years as our Minister of Music & Arts. Pageant of Sowerby is an iconic masterful bravura pedal work piece. Sowerby composed it specifically…

Music and Arts Sunday

This Sunday, May 3, we will be celebrating Music and Arts Sunday. At the 10:00 a.m. Worship Service, the choir will perform the world premiere of the winning anthem in the Ninth Annual International Anthem Competition of the First Baptist Church, Worcester. The anthem is titled “Beloved”. The composer, Jonathan Stinson, will be singing in the anthem premiere.…

Pastoral Work Style Survey

The Pastoral Search Team has been hard at work gathering information from the congregation about the type of ministerial leadership we are looking for in the next phase of our church life.  In an effort to get a sense for the work style you would prefer the new minister to have, we have developed a…