August 30 — HOW DENSE ARE YOU?

  • 6:15 PM in the FBC Gym
  • Find out the answer to this question on Wednesday night, August 30, for the quarterly Faith and Health Focus night. The speaker will be Brian Emerson, Physical Therapist. He will be sharing information about Osteoporosis, which is a bone disease that occurs when the body loses too much bone, makes too little bone, or both. Osteoporosis is often called the
    silent disease because one can’t feel bones weakening.

September 22-24 — Lay-Led Renewal Weekend

  • Save this date and plan to participate in every aspect of the weekend
  • Sessions will include:
    • Friday evening meal and session
    • Saturday morning coffees in homes
    • Saturday lunch and session
    • Saturday evening supper and session
    • Sunday morning worship and joint Adult Sunday School
    • Sunday evening recap testimony service

September 26 — Blood Drive 

  • 2:00-6:30 PM in the FBC Gym
  • Sign-up for an appointment at 704-466-3559 OR 1-800-RED-CROSS OR 
September 29 -- Harvest Moon 5K & Fun Run!

Sign-up today to participate in the Harvest Moon EVENING 5K and Fun Run on September 29 here at First Baptist Church.  The proceeds from this race benefit FBC Ministries to Children and Feeding Kids in Cleveland County! Click below and go to September 29 and then click sign-up to register OR come by the Church Office to pick up a Registration Form.

Click Here to Register for Race Night

Recent Events

High School Graduate Recognition Sunday

We are praying for our 2017 High School Graduates as they graduate and serve the Lord in new and varied ways!  

Vacation Bible School 2017

This was a great week interacting with 88 children and their families at the Maker Fun Factory where we learned that God Made Us for a Purpose!

MegaMondays for Children Summer '17

We had such a great summer of MegaMondays for grade school children and Wacky Wednesdays for preschoolers

International Gingerbread House Extravanza 2016

We prayed for missionaries and constructed gingerbread houses that reflected other countries during this intergenerational fellowship time.

Christmas Eve Service 2016

Candlelight and Communion 

HeartSong Children's Choir 2016-17

Whether during Advent Worship OR ministry at Brookdale Assisted Living, our children served well in December and January in the name of Jesus!

Earth Day 2017 -- Community Garden Plot

Our Community Garden Plot for 2017 was planted on April 22.  As the garden grows throughout the summer, folks from the neighborhood are invited to harvest the vegetables for use at their homes!

The Tale of the Three Trees

Our HeartSong Children’s Choir sang the musical version of the Tale of the Three Trees on May 7, 2017…..”We all have dreams we dream in our lives.  We pray that our dreams will lead us to Jesus and his desire for our lives.”

Youth Sunday 2017

Our youth led in worship on April 30 through song, testimony, skits, anthems and sharing God’s word as they underlined the them “Unashamed.”  They were a blessing to us as they taught in Sunday School as well!