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PROMOTION SUNDAY

As schools around our community start back, joyful parents and reluctant children recognize the unofficial end of summer. This Sunday, August 13, First Baptist Church will observe Promotion Sunday for our children and youth. This is the day each year when students move up to a new grade. As they do so, they’re joined by […]

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BUILDERS FOR CHRIST

BUILDERS FOR CHRIST

Builders For Christ is a volunteer missions program that assists Southern Baptist churches with the construction of buildings needed for ministry; this will be the 26th year that First Baptist Church of Tallahassee has participated in this effort. This past fall, the Roaring Fork Baptist Church buildings in Gatlinburg, Tennessee (as well as numerous homes […]

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AT WORK IN HAITI

On January 12, 2010, a magnitude 7.0 earthquake devastated the small Caribbean country of Haiti. That summer, First Baptist Church sent a team to join the international disaster relief effort by clearing debris and building semi-permanent shelters provided by Samaritan’s Purse. In so doing, we became connected with the Joy House in Gressier, and have […]

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2018 DEACON NOMINATIONS ARE NOW OPEN!

2018 DEACON NOMINATIONS ARE NOW OPEN!

The Nominating Committee is now receiving your nominations for men to serve as Deacons for a four-year term beginning on January 2018. What’s a ‘Deacon’ anyway? (Or some things to consider as you pray about your Deacon nominations.) It is clear from the New Testament book of Acts; Deacons are to serve the Church body […]

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THE CALL

It’s finally that time of day. All the tasks of the day are done, and you’re finally able to plop down into your designated ‘comfy place.’ It’s time to relax before it all begins again, but then an unrecognized number shows up on your phone. Should you answer or let it go to voicemail? Something […]

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CAMP IN THE CITY AT FBCTLH

KIDS… Get ready for the loudest, funniest, and one of the most impactful weeks of your summer! At CAMP IN THE CITY, campers jump high, dance silly, adventure big, and learn all about Jesus Christ. From July 31 – August 4, FBCTLH will be transformed into a camp where power hour, high energy activities, Bible […]

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PASTOR SEARCH COMMITTEE UPDATE #9

Dear Church Family, Let me begin by saying thank you for your patience as we continue this awesome journey to walk with the Lord as He defines our path to the man He has selected to shepherd FBCTLH. Your Pastor Search Committee (PSC) members have continued to work diligently since our last communication to you. […]

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FATHER’S DAY

With Father’s Day approaching, I’m once again reminded of the blessing of being a father and the responsibility that comes along with it. Based on scripture, I believe the greatest responsibility a father has is to “bring [your children] up in the training and instruction of the Lord” (Eph. 6:4). Dad, you must train your […]

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HAVE IT ALL

HAVE IT ALL

We’re off! As I write this, it is Monday morning, and the FBCTLH Youth Choir of is off for a week of serving and sightseeing in Philadelphia. We are so grateful to God for allowing us an opportunity to sing and proclaim His Name to everyone we encounter. We are so happy to love on, […]

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