Missions at First Baptist Greenville
Missions at First Baptist Greenville encourages the development of individuals’ spiritual gifts as new ministries “bubble up” from the passions of members and their willingness to be servant leaders. Missions at First Baptist Greenville respects genuine reflection and the depth of experience we can have when we expand our comfort zones and get to know our brothers and sisters in other parts of the world, other parts of Greenville and within our church family. It celebrates that we can encounter God through these encounters with others.
YESTERDAY MORNING…I ran for no reason. I hit the street out of habit. It’s Saturday morning. Go run. As I made my way down Main Street and approached Fluor Field, the road began to fill with walkers and runners donned in varying shades of pink attire. I immediately recognized […]
I AM ACCUSTOMED…to swimming indoors. For several years, I regularly made way to the Wellness Center in Macon, Georgia. I would slip into the building, slip into my trunks and slip into a lane for the days yardage. Skylights and a windowed wall lit the pool area, but I […]
THIS PAST…Saturday morning, I found myself running on North Main Street again. I was ending my run when I saw the infamous ‘hump in the sidewalk’ that caused my fall a few weeks ago. As I approached this seemingly minor fracture in the path, I stopped, deliberately hopped over […]
HOMEWORK…is being assigned now that a new academic year is in full swing. Elementary school children are putting worksheets in their binders, middle and high school students are engaging the initial steps of projects and university students are digging into the requirements of syllabi and reading lists. Homework is […]