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Bereavement Support Group

First Baptist Church will be offering a Bereavement Support Group to anyone in the FBC or Park Street congregations who are suffering a loss by death.  There is no cost to attend the group and registration is not required. The group meetings will be held Tuesday evenings from 6:00-7:30P.M beginning, Tuesday, April 14th and will run for…

Family Camping?

Ah those campfires!  Sleeping under the stars!  Potluck fireplace dinners! Games for the kids (and adults too)! Are you interested in family camping this summer with your FBC family? If there is enough interest, we will start organizing! ALL ARE WELCOME! Families, Singles, Couples, Young’ins, and Old’ins. Contact Courtney Stevens for more information.  You can also download…

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…

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…

Open Mic Night

This coffee house cafe setting is for all ages. Free! Refreshments available. Performers already on the program include Sally Gore, Jack Rollins and Anthony Miller. Many performers already on the program. Want to be a performer? Need more information? Email us at thevisionws@gmail.com or speak with Tom Ward.

South of the Border Lunch

  On January 25, 2015, after the church service, the Deacons are heating up the bleak midwinter with a forum on spirituality and declining attendance at mainline churches, along with a “South of the Border” lunch. We aren’t specifying just which border, so, in addition to vegetarian and nonvegetarian chili, expect the hot sauce and…