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Veritas to headline Sounds of Christmas

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    “I am very excited to announce that Veritas will headline this year’s Sounds of Christmas concert. This year’s concert will be at 6:00 p.m. December 2 and will feature First Baptist Church’s choir, children’s choir, and orchestra,” Chad Smith...

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Reflections on Vogel Alcove

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In late October several women from First Baptist Church served on a mini-mission trip to Vogel Alcove, a center for homeless children in Dallas that serves 200 children and their families daily. During the mission trip, the women provided a snack station, game time and crafts for homeless...

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Thanksgiving Basket Party Donations needed

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On November 19 at 6:00 p.m. the Family Life Center will be filled with games and fellowship for our annual Thanksgiving Basket Party. This will be the seventh year that First Baptist has provided Thanksgiving baskets to the community. "We provide a free family meal, time in our gym and game...

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Register today for Upward Basketball

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Registration has begun for the Upward Basketball 2019 season at First Baptist Church. Early registration cost per child is $110; after November 12, the cost is $125. The cost does include a uniform, T-shirt, water bottle, and end of year award. Player evaluation dates are 6:00-8:00 p.m. on...

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Service of Hope, Lord's Supper set

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      The Stories of Healing worship series will conclude on October 28 with Service of Hope and the Lord's Supper during 10:30 a.m. worship. The service allows the congregation to remember those who have passed over the last year and allows us to recognize that healing...

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Funny Face Festival Sunday!

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• Volunteers, baked goods needed The Funny Face Festival is all set to invade the parking lots of First Baptist on October 21 from 2:00-5:00 p.m. "There will be something at the Funny Face Festival for all ages. Wear your funniest face, invite a friend and join us," Vickie Riggs, Minister...

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Operation Christmas Child Collection Continues

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The arrival of October means that the holiday season is quickly approaching. In preparation, First Baptist Church is announcing Celebrate His Gifts as a way for us to respond in gratitude to the ultimate gift of Jesus.  Each year FBC gives generously to support several holiday ministries...

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Minister of Discipleship and Children call weekend planned January 11-14

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The Minister of Discipleship and Children search committee is excited to announce a candidate for the church’s consideration in view of a call the weekend of January 14.  Due to confidentiality issues in the church she is currently serving, the candidate will be fully introduced to...

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Finding hope and faith in the midst of pain

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Las Vegas… New York City… Sutherland Springs. What do you say in the face of horrific evil that continues to manifest itself in our world and nation?  The Psalmist cried out in anguish, My God, My God, why have You forsaken me? We do not know the circumstances around the...

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Being a Blessing

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I have for some time believed that the purpose of short-term mission trips is concerned much more with the development of those who go on the trip than it is with the actual work done by the goers. I don’t think I’m alone in this belief – people frequently return from a week...

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