Food Pantry Needs
Tomato Soup, Vegetable Soup, Canned Milk, Canned Corn, Canned Potatoes, Canned Pinto Beans, 1 Lb. Dried Pinto Beans, Jelly, Canned Fruit, Dish Soap, Laundry Detergent, Cereal
VBS Save the Date
Save the Date. VBS will take place on Monday – Friday, June 18th – 22nd, 2018 from 6:30 – 9 PM daily at First Baptist Church. The 2018 theme is “Time Lab: Discovering Jesus from Eternity Past to Eternity Future.” Please make plans to attend.
Honduras Mission Trip
A team will be going on a mission trip to Honduras February 24th – March 3rd, 2018. The approximate cost of the trip is $1,500. This trip will focus on construction projects, a sports clinic, and working with kids doing crafts and Bible stories. If you are interested in going on this mission trip, please sign-up at the Welcome Centers as soon as possible. For more information, please contact Dr. Odom.
Children’s Coats Donations Needed
FBC has an urgent need for children’s coats for Greensboro’s November coat distribution and New York City’s December coat distribution. If your child has outgrown his/her heavy coat and you would like to donate it to the coat collection mission project, please leave your donation in the bin by the downstairs Children’s Welcome Desk. For more information, please contact Jim or Wilma Morgan.
Operation Christmas Child Shoeboxes
Please pick up an empty Operation Christmas Child shoebox as you leave today to fill and return to the church in November. Also, if you prefer to have someone else fill a shoebox for you and you would rather make a monetary donation, please designate you offering envelope “Operation Christmas Child.” We appreciate your support of Operation Christmas Child.
Attention all parents. You are invited to a parenting conference Friday-Saturday, November 17-18, 2017. The title of the conference is “Faith at Home: Equipping Families to Make Disciples” and the guest speaker is Mark Smith, Senior Consultant for Family Evangelism and Discipleship at the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina. The conference schedule is Friday night from 7 PM – 8:30 PM and Saturday morning from 9 AM – noon at First Baptist Church. For more information about Faith at Home, please visit www.faithathomenc.org. If you have any other questions, please contact Derrick Moody. We hope to see you there.
2018 Evangelical Event
Please begin praying for an evangelical event that will be presented during the Easter season in 2018. The sequel to Time for a Baby, which was presented at our church during the Christmas Season in 2011, will be presented on March 24th and 25th, 2018. Next year’s musical is entitled “Time for a Cross”. If you are interested in volunteering to help, please contact Jim Bolling at (336) 908-9391 or contact Larry Kirby at the church. In addition to performers, we will need lots of help with all the things that happen “behind the scenes,” including set up and take down.