Focus on Missions

Focus on Missions

Greenville’s Gift During January 2019, we will be collecting baby items for Greenville’s Gift. We started collecting for Greenville’s Gift in 2017 and have enjoyed stocking the crib with onesies, bibs and other necessities for the little ones. Greenville’s Gift is a...
Interfaith Hospitality Network

Interfaith Hospitality Network

Have you ever passed a homeless person and wondered, “What in the world can I do?” In 1982, New Jersey business woman Karen Olson faced this same question and purchased an extra sandwich at lunch. Karen sat on the sidewalk with Millie to listen to her story. Soon,...
Matt’s Sabbatical

Matt’s Sabbatical

Many of you are aware that I am in the final year of my Doctor of Ministry degree at Gardner Webb University. It has been a tough – but fun and rewarding – two and a half years of reading, writing and collaborating with my fellow cohort members and my professors. Now,...
Just Faith

Just Faith

Phase 2 “You strain out a gnat but swallow a camel.” Believe it or not, Jesus uttered this odd phrase once. It’s recorded in Matthew 23, when Jesus berates the Pharisees for a long list of things. It’s a strange image, isn’t it? Someone standing over their kitchen...
Rustlings (January 7, 2018)

Rustlings (January 7, 2018)

Decades ago, a spiritually sensitive architect designed the interior of First Baptist Greenville’s Sanctuary. While many other sanctuaries throughout the world were designed around the shape of the cross, the shape of a boat, or sadly with no theological shaping at...