HONORING MOMS

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HONORING MOMS

One day out of the year, we have a beautiful opportunity to give back to the people who have given us so much: our moms. Sunday is a special day. Moms, you are amazing. You have endured tantrums, sleepless nights, dirty diapers, teen drivers, fixing dinners, mom’s taxi service, and dance recitals. All of this […]

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Message from Pastor Search Committee Chair

Dear Church Family, As you know, your Pastor Search Committee (PSC) has been at work since its formation and dedication on March 13th, 2016. To facilitate the process of identifying the individual the Lord has already selected for FBC, the PSC has established three phases that will culminate in a recommendation of the next Senior […]

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Zeal

As we have spent the past few Sundays exploring what God reveals about Himself through scripture, I hope that you have been inspired to view our Creator with more profound awe and even deeper gratitude. My prayer is that as a church we will continue to devote ourselves to glorifying God and seeking to please […]

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RENEW

Do you ever feel like your spirit is running on empty? Are you tired of just going through the motions of superficial spirituality? As we develop patterns in our lives, especially within the rhythms of staying busy in the local church, it becomes very easy to give the appearance of spiritual activity without experiencing spiritual […]

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INTERIM MINISTER TO COLLEGE STUDENTS

INTERIM MINISTER TO COLLEGE STUDENTS

After months of prayer, searching, and discussion, Aaron Brooks has been selected to serve First Baptist Church as our interim minister to college students. From a pool of nearly 70 applicants, Aaron was the unanimous choice of the interim college minister search committee and was unanimously approved by the personnel committee. Aaron completed his undergraduate […]

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KNOWING GOD

“Gentlemen, this is a football.” Those who know sports, and especially professional football, will quickly recognize these words. Vince Lombardi coached the Green Bay Packers to a heartbreaking four-point loss in the 1960 NFL championship game. When the first day of training camp arrived the following season, rather than trying to immediately build on their […]

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MINISTER OF COMMUNITY MISSIONS

At our next Business Meeting on March 30, we will vote on the recommendation of our Personnel Committee to call Todd Smith as our new Minister of Community Missions. The Minister of Community Missions is a new full-time position on our Pastoral staff that was created last month to meet the unique needs of our […]

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Palm Sunday

As we draw closer to our celebration of the resurrection of Jesus, this week we will observe Palm Sunday. All four Gospels tell us that when Jesus entered Jerusalem that final Sunday before His crucifixion, He rode on a colt, and the crowd spread their robes and palm branches on the road before Him. Placing […]

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Pastor Search Committee

Just a few weeks ago, we appointed a very important committee that will play an integral role in the history of our church. Their names are listed at the end of this article. This Sunday, you will get an opportunity to be introduced to them and to pray for them as they begin the task […]

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A Call to Obey

The book of Joshua opens with these words from the Lord, “Moses My servant is dead. Now you and all the people prepare to cross over the Jordan to the land I am giving the Israelites. I have given you every place where the sole of your foot treads, just as I promised Moses.” For […]

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