Announcements

Psalms and Prayers

The book of Psalms in the Bible is considered some of the most beautiful poetry ever written. The psalms include writings of every human condition: joy, thanksgiving, yearning, hope, anger, bitterness, sorrow. C.S. Lewis wrote that in reading and singing the psalms...

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2018 Youth Mentoring Team

The Internship Committee is excited to introduce three college students who will make up this summer’s Youth Mentoring Team: Colin Byrne, John Michael Dunn and Sam Ramsey. The Youth Mentoring Team is a program that provides an opportunity for college students to...

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FBG Youth Scholarships

We never want money to be a reason why a youth cannot attend a retreat or participate in an event. We are grateful for the distributions of our Foundation and our church members who have graciously contributed to our Youth Scholarship Account. Funds from this account...

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Unidiversity Youth Camp

KNOXVILLE, TN - UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE. MONDAY, JULY 23 – SATURDAY, JULY 28 Unidiversity Youth Camp is a week-long camp for students in grades 6-12 from over 20 CBF/Alliance congregations. It is organized, planned and led by youth ministers and church volunteers to...

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High School Mission Trip

WASHINGTON, D.C. – CALVARY BAPTIST CHURCH. SATURDAY, JUNE 23 – FRIDAY, JUNE 29 We are looking forward to partnering with Calvary Baptist Church in Washington, D.C. where our own Rev. Maria Swearingen and Rev. Sally Sarratt are co-pastors. Our host organization while...

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Summer with our FBG Youth Family

In a few short months, school will be dismissed and summer break will be at full speed! Our Youth Family summer calendar provides lots of opportunities to connect, or maybe reconnect, with your church family. We offer weekly Bible studies, mission opportunities, lunch...

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Rustlings (April 9, 2018)

Anthony Doerr’s novel All the Light We Cannot See has won numerous awards including the 2015 Pulitzer Prize and the 2015 Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in fiction. It is a beautifully written account of a French girl – blind from her childhood – and an orphaned...

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New Member Breakfast

APRIL 15, 9:15AM IN THE FELLOWSHIP HALL New Members (those who have joined in the last year or so), We are so happy that you have chosen First Baptist as your church family, and we want to celebrate with you! Please join us for a breakfast in your honor and for your...

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Reggio Rodeo

APRIL 14, 4:00-7:00PM The First Baptist Day School parents hold an event each year to raise money for professional development for the FBDS staff. This year they will be sponsoring the Reggio Rodeo on Saturday, April 14, from 4:00-7:00pm on the FBG campus. It will be...

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