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Some days the struggles of life keep peace & grace

just out of reach…




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Some days the struggles of life keep peace & grace

just out of reach…

We feel the struggle, too, but we have found

the WAY to take hold of life that is truly life…


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Some days the struggles of life keep peace & grace

just out of reach…

We feel the struggle, too, but we have found

the WAY to take hold of life that is truly life…

So we are ready for life’s journey each day!

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First Baptist Church of Shelby Welcomes You!

We have heard Jesus say, “Come to me all you who are weak and burdened, struggling with life’s demands, and I will give you rest.”  Jesus transforms us from ‘strugglers’ on life’s journey to
‘difference makers’ for God’s glory as we follow him into

Community, Compassion, and Service!

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In Her Footsteps!

Grandparents are nothing but thrilled to see what their grandchildren are doing as they grow.  It is a real blessing of life to have this “grand” experience and Janet and I are really tak…
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Shoebox Prayers

Our church family was thankful on Sunday as our children worked with Ms. Missy and Mr. Perry to receive and present Operation Christmas Child shoeboxes before the Lord in worship.   Our members broug…
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Jewels in the Heart of Shelby

Our church neighborhood is blessed by Cooperative Baptist Fellowship Missionary Cecelia Beck and her work among families all around us.  One of her ministry goals has been an entrepreneurial ministry…
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Your Super Ability!

At our recent Greatest Treat Festival on October 29, I shared that, while this year’s most popular Halloween costume is the “super hero,” God has given to each of us a super power, a…
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