ESSENTIAL DISCIPLINES

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ESSENTIAL DISCIPLINES

A disciple is a follower, a learner, a student who does what they’ve been taught. In Jesus’ day, a rabbi or teacher was literally followed around by his disciples, who watched his life and teaching and sought to emulate him. Today, a disciple of Jesus is someone who walks after Jesus and obeys what He […]

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RUNNING TOWARD GOD

God calls us as his church, First Baptist Tallahassee, to be a community of believers who follow Jesus together in doctrine and practice, knowing him and making him known. Our God-given mission as God’s church is to follow Jesus together until that is the case for every single person we can reach. It begins among […]

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A YEAR IN THE WORD

Imagine that tomorrow you decided to start a new diet. You wake up in the morning and have a glass of milk, just one. You like milk; it tastes good and you know it’s good for you. You can drink a whole glass in a few minutes while you’re checking out the news online or […]

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PROPER PERSPECTIVE

January 2020 brings with it so many different possibilities, excitement, and goals. With the start of a new decade, it is important to look back to see how much God worked in and through your life. Proper perspective is often the lens in which we can see God’s hand in our lives. Each year comes […]

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THE WISDOM OF THE JOURNEY

This past Sunday we held our Christmas musical, He is Worthy. We worshiped Jesus because he is worthy of wonder, celebration, awe, adoration, and ultimately, everything. On Christmas Eve we will have two special worship services. First will be our Family Christmas Eve Service at 4:00PM, where we will hear testimonies of how families with […]

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INTERIM MINISTER TO STUDENTS

There’s a new but familiar face you might see hanging out around the Youth Ministry. As Alberto Santiago moves on as Interim Minister to Youth, Tom Grubbs has stepped into the role to take his place. Tom, who came to FBCTLH from Gainesville, Florida, earlier this year as the Director of Recreation, and will continue […]

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THE ORDINATION OF CLAY MASON

THE ORDINATION OF CLAY MASON

Please join us for the ordination service of Clay Mason on Sunday, December 22, at 6:00PM. For the last three years, Clay has served as our Interim Minister to College Students, and he also helps lead our Internationals and Senior Adult ministries. Clay has not only faithfully served in these areas, but feels called to […]

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SOMETHING IS ON THE HORIZON

SOMETHING IS ON THE HORIZON

For churches who are more liturgical in tradition, the season of Advent comes a bit easier I think than to us who are Baptist. For us, Advent seems basically like the time we use to get ready for Christmas. We hang the green, bring in the poinsettias, and sing “Silent Night” as soon as the […]

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IN EVERYTHING GIVE THANKS

IN EVERYTHING GIVE THANKS

Thanksgiving is the time of the year when we are supposed to give thanks for all of the things we have. This can be easier or harder depending on our circumstances. For some of us, everything is going great and working out as we want it to. We feel in step with God and life […]

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PLANNING FOR THE SEASON AHEAD

PLANNING FOR THE SEASON AHEAD

It might seem hard to believe but 2019 is almost over. As the holiday season is fast approaching, events and activities begin to fill up family schedules. With Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s knocking on the door, we’d like to share some upcoming events for you to plan and prepare for this upcoming holiday season. […]

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