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Church Conference and Baked Potato Bar

Church Conference and Baked Potato Bar

Following worship on Sunday, November 13, plan to move to the Fellowship Hall for a Church Conference and Baked Potato Bar. No reservations are needed for lunch. The Baked Potato Bar is a fundraiser for the Youth Ministry as they shop, prepare, cook, serve and clean...

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Senior Minister Search Committee

Senior Minister Search Committee

The blessing of our Senior Minister Search Committee during worship on Sunday was a beautiful expression of your love and support. We have felt and appreciate your prayers as we begin our search process. Although you have not heard much from our committee yet, we have...

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Dear Church Family

Dear Church Family

In the first few verses of 1 Thessalonians, Paul offers two descriptors of the church: people everywhere know of their faith and church members there serve as an example of what it means to be believers in Jesus. I could say something very similar about First Baptist...

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Ministry Assistant Sought

First Baptist Greenville is seeking a part-time Ministry Assistant to support Spiritual Formation and Outreach as well as Children’s Ministry. Job Description Resumes should be sent to Bridget Kokolis.

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There’s an App for That!

There’s an App for That!

Have you wanted to look up a phone number or email address for a church member? Do you need to make a change to contact information the church has on file for you? There’s an app for that! If you are already using the ACS ChurchLife app, then feel free to skip this...

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College Care Packages—Donate Now!

College Care Packages—Donate Now!

All across the country, from the hills of Virginia to the skyscrapers of Chicago and the Californian coast, college students who grew up in this church are currently undergoing that most daunting of hazing rituals: midterms. Having survived a few dozen of those...

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Senior Moment: Forgiveness

Senior Moment: Forgiveness

Be kind and loving to each other, and forgive each other just as God forgave you in Christ.—Ephesians 4:32 For years, I thought that to forgive you must forget. How could I forgive someone’s slights to me if I didn’t forget what they had done? That seemed impossible,...

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Church Picnic 2022—Register Now!

Church Picnic 2022—Register Now!

The FBG annual church picnic is soon! Get ready for your favorite fall picnic traditions: BBQ from Henry’s, banana pudding, inflatables, games, hayrides and live music from Hot as a Pepper! Our annual picnic returns to the Hartness home (300 Smith Road) 4-7pm on...

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Join the Greeter Team

Join the Greeter Team

The FBG Greeters are in search of friendly faces to add to the Greeter team! Do you remember what it was like to walk through our Narthex doors for the first time? Can you think of a recent Sunday when you felt welcomed to Sunday School or worship? Odds are good that...

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Rustlings (October 10, 2022)

Rustlings (October 10, 2022)

It is one of the most common mealtime prayers, “For the blessings we are about to receive, we give you thanks, O Lord. Amen.” I’ve always liked this prayer. Most gratitude is expressed after the fact. We receive, taste, experience, and then decide whether to give...

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The Walking and Talking Club

The Walking and Talking Club

NEW IN THE AYMC: The Walking and Talking Club needs no registration, and all are welcome. The club meets Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays for an hour beginning at 7:30am. On Tuesdays and Thursdays, they gather for an hour at 8:30am. Come join in the fun and bring a...

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Pastoral Care Updates

Pastoral Care Updates

When Greenville operated more like a small town, it was considered a responsibility of churches to let its members know who was hospitalized as well as who graduated, moved, got married, received a commendation, or retired. It was understood that that news was for...

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Focus on Missions: Halloween Candy

Focus on Missions: Halloween Candy

Fall is in the air, and that means cool mornings and making plans for our annual Trunk or Treat with our neighbors in the Nicholtown community. As in the past couple of years, we will not have our traditional Trunk or Treat, but you can still participate in our...

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Lula Whilden World Missions Offering Emphasis

Lula Whilden World Missions Offering Emphasis

In October, we emphasize giving to global missions through our church’s Lula Whilden World Missions Offering. Two of the organizations supported by this offering are the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship (CBF) and CBF of South Carolina. You’ll be hearing more about their...

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Deacon Nominating Committee Announcement

Deacon Nominating Committee Announcement

The Deacon Nominating Committee invites all church members to submit names of servant leaders for consideration to serve on the Diaconate. This group of sixteen individuals will begin their three-year term on January 1, 2023. The Deacon Nominating Committee has agreed...

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