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THE FULLNESS OF THE HOLY SPIRIT

THE FULLNESS OF THE HOLY SPIRIT

Last Sunday was the Christian holiday of Pentecost. This is the day we are called to remember and celebrate that the risen Jesus Christ, ascended to the right hand of the Father, poured out the Holy Spirit upon his people and gave birth to the church, beginning to apply the salvation that he accomplished for […]

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LIFE IS WILD, GOD IS GOOD!

LIFE IS WILD, GOD IS GOOD!

While summer doesn’t officially begin until June 21, for those of us who live in Florida, and for those of us with children, summer has begun. With the summer season right around the corner, that also means that vacation Bible school is almost here as well! Every summer for one week, FBCTLH becomes a spiritual […]

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THE YOUTH CHOIR TRIP

THE YOUTH CHOIR TRIP

For over 20 years, the Youth Choir at First Baptist Church of Tallahassee has been an integral part of its ministry. Under the direction of Pam Cooke, this ministry has seen middle and high school students develop not only their musical chops but their spiritual ones as well. The mission of the Youth Choir at […]

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GOD IS AT WORK

I don’t think you would be surprised to find out that there are more Baptists in the United States than in any other country in the world, with estimates ranging anywhere from 35-50 million. The next few countries with the largest population of Baptists might surprise you though. They are primarily found in Asia and […]

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LIVING IN THE FAMILY OF GOD

LIVING IN THE FAMILY OF GOD

One of the things I am most thankful for about my mom and my dad is that they never substituted their dreams for me for God’s dreams for me. I can think of many examples of this, but the first one that always comes to my mind is God’s call to vocational ministry to be […]

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WORTH THE READ

WORTH THE READ

God calls and equips every believer in Christ to serve him in ministry, particularly in our churches. While God calls some to serve in vocational ministry as a way to make a living, he calls most to serve him in addition to fulfilling other vocational responsibilities. Our entire lives are meant to be lives of […]

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THE LORD’S SUPPER

This Sunday morning we will take the Lord’s Supper together in both of our worship services. This is one of the most significant acts of worship that we do as the church. During his ministry on this earth, Jesus instituted two ordinances to be observed by the church during the time between his resurrection and […]

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CELEBRATING EASTER

What an amazing time of worship and fellowship this past weekend as we came together to celebrate the resurrection of our risen king, Jesus Christ, for Easter! Throughout the Good Friday service, the Family Easter Celebration on Saturday morning, and our regular Sunday morning services, Christ was worshiped, people were served, and the love of […]

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A DIFFERENT KIND OF KING

A DIFFERENT KIND OF KING

In late 1976, a man named Jean-Bedel Bokassa led a government takeover in the Central African Republic, a nation right in the middle of Africa. Naturally, as the leader of the takeover, he decided it would be a good idea if he became the new leader of the government. But being President was not enough […]

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SEEK FIRST HIS KINGDOM

As Luke 12 begins, Jesus is preaching. As always, he was preaching some wonderful truths that we need to hear: how we shouldn’t be hypocrites because one day everything we try so desperately to cover up will be revealed; how we need to fear God more than we do other people; how valuable we are […]

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