Don’t Forget…

Don’t Forget…

As we head into summer, please remember to continue your contributions to our Local Relief fund and your canned fruit donations for United Ministries. Local Relief contributions may be made by using a pew envelope with appropriate box checked; by texting GIVE2FBG and...
Focus on Missions: Greenville Literacy

Focus on Missions: Greenville Literacy

It’s a tradition and a great excuse to clean out some closets and bookshelves! During the month of June, the church will again be collecting books for The Really Good, Really Big, Really Cheap Book Sale. This annual book sale, Greenville Literacy Association’s largest...
Church Welcomes Cuban Guests

Church Welcomes Cuban Guests

I am grateful for the recent visit from our Cuban friends, Pastor Javier Perez, his wife, Lissette Moreno, and Eddy Stanchiu, members of our partner church, La Iglesia Bautista del Camino (Baptist Church of the Way) in Guanajay, Cuba. The partnership between our...
Children’s Year-End Celebration

Children’s Year-End Celebration

Thank you, children’s choirs and mission groups, for a wonderful year of fun and learning! The dedication of children, families and leaders made for a successful year, which we enjoyed showcasing on May 3. We offer many thanks to Freda Lark and Wesley Smith for their...
Never Doubt That You Do Make a Difference

Never Doubt That You Do Make a Difference

A Note Form Khedija In March, 1997, First Baptist welcomed 13 people fleeing Iraq and the tyranny of Saddam Hussein. Over 50 people in our congregation were directly involved in helping them adjust to their new life – securing housing, learning English, finding jobs,...
Join the Party

Join the Party

Sign Up and Bring a Friend June 11 through June 25, FBG hosts Interfaith Hospitality Network (IHN or GAIHN), providing housing and hospitality for homeless families on a journey to home ownership. A recently seen post to the Carson class said: Kyle’s message tonight,...