LORD OF THE STORM

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LORD OF THE STORM

This world can be a dangerous place. We spend a lot of our life trying to avoid or protect ourselves from its danger. Think of how cars are advertised. “This car has front seat, passenger, and side airbags, anti-lock breaks, all-wheel drive, a camera to help you back up, a system that will keep you […]

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YOUTH SUMMER CAMP

YOUTH SUMMER CAMP

Summer camp is a wonderful tradition for youth groups in many churches across the U.S. For many students, this is a chance to experience Christ at a level that they haven’t at home or even in a youth group. Students and even adults get to have – what I like to call – a mountaintop […]

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ASSOCIATE PASTOR OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY MINISTRY

ASSOCIATE PASTOR OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY MINISTRY

I am excited to announce that this Sunday, June 23, we will have a special called business meeting at the end of both of our services to vote on calling an Associate Pastor of Children and Family Ministry. We have been praying and searching several months for God’s candidate for this position, and I believe […]

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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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