Juneteenth Celebration

Juneteenth Celebration

Juneteenth is a commemoration of the ending of slavery in the United States. On June 19, 1865, Union soldiers went to Galveston, Texas, with news the war had ended and that all enslaved people were free. This was two and a half years after President Abraham Lincoln’s...
Mission Backpack 5K

Mission Backpack 5K

Eliminating Hunger. Giving Hope. Saturday, February 18, 9:00 am $25 5k Registration Fee Before February 12 ($30 After) 1 Mile Walk – $10 Family Max – $50 Breakfast Only – $5 Kid’s 100 Yard Dash – Jar of Peanut Butter or Squeeze Jelly Register...
Reflections on UPSTATE PRIDE FESTIVAL 2016

Reflections on UPSTATE PRIDE FESTIVAL 2016

Last month, forty plus members of FBG of all ages attended Upstate Pride in Spartanburg. For most, it was a first, and they weren’t sure what to expect. They went hoping to show support for the LGBT community, engage in healing conversations with folks who may have...
Walk to Make a Difference

Walk to Make a Difference

For 45 years United Ministries has been working to understand and address poverty issues in Greenville County. Their staff of 20 relies heavily on volunteer assistance and donations in order to fulfill their mission. One of the largest fundraisers that United...
Community Care

Community Care

Upstate Pride’s Annual March & Festival Some members of First Baptist Greenville will be participating in Upstate Pride’s Annual March & Festival on Saturday, September 10, in Barnet Park, 248 E. St. John Street in Spartanburg from 11am–7pm. If you would...