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A Resilient Faith

A Resilient Faith

This Sunday, we begin a new series called “A Resilient Faith.” When I first learned about faith, I thought of it as an unshakeable confidence. With God, I could do anything. But that’s just one dimension. Faith is a gift from God when we feel isolated, lonely, afraid, and weary. The book of Hebrews describes […]

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Love TLH

Love TLH

Today, nearly 500 volunteers served 58 sites around Leon County in First Baptist Tallahassee’s 11th annual First Love. We partnered with the City of Tallahassee, the Big Bend Homeless Coalition, ECHO, Chelsea House, Big Brothers/Big Sisters of the Big Bend, Leon County Schools, Baptist Campus Ministries, and many more to serve agencies and clients in […]

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First Love

Lord, prepare us to go into the city, Let us live through you. You are our Creator, sovereign God Show your love through us as we go afar. Lord, prepare us to go into the city Let us praise your name You are God! Let us live to show your name. You are God, Let […]

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Why I #LoveTLH

I have loved Tallahassee since I first visited here as a high school student to participate in Mock Legislative events held every year at the Capitol. I attended law school here at FSU from 1990-1993 and moved away for about four years, returning to Tallahassee in 1997. I now consider Tallahassee home and love it […]

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Welcome to the new FBCTLH.org

Welcome to the new FBCTLH.org

If you’re new to Tallahassee, the first time you see First Baptist is not through worship or Bible Study. It’s through the website. Before anyone visits, the first stop on the journey takes place long before they set foot on College Avenue. They visit www.fbctlh.org. When we first met together in April to talk about […]

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A Year of Jubilee

As I shared Sunday, Love Tallahassee can be more than a moment. It can be a movement of God when we engage in sustainable Jubilee ministry across our community. Nehemiah was one of the first and possibly only examples we have in the Old Testament to implement a Jubilee year. Jesus embodied the message in […]

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Welcome to the new FBCTLH.org

Welcome to the new FBCTLH.org

Well hey there! You found us. Welcome to First Baptist Church of Tallahassee’s virtual home. Here we live for Christ and love Tallahassee. This site is just a small picture of who we are. It’s like driving around any neighborhood in North Florida. You can connect with a few people, see what the house looks […]

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Sharing the Gospel

Good Deeds + Good Will + Good News = EVANGELISM This gospel equation will all come together on Saturday, October 12 for First Love.  Last Sunday, September 22, over 80 people spent the evening learning and practicing in what it means to be a servant evangelist.  We’re so excited to send out a pair of […]

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Anna Marie Friars

Although I was baptized and raised in the Catholic church, through obtaining my bachelor’s degree in Sacred Music, I was exposed to the practices of many different religions, denominations of Christianity, and the differences within denominations church-to-church. I have attended many churches (especially in the last 5 years as a student) and had yet to find a place which I felt I could call home. Many of the churches I worked for or attended had pieces of what I was looking for but lacked the bigger picture.

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Glocal Missions

Do you remember returning from vacation, dropping off our pictures, waiting for them to be developed, and picking them up at the store? In these days of instant everything, there was something about that season of anticipation. In the gap between return and development, we had a reason to get together, see the pictures, and […]

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