The 3rd Quarterly Business Meeting will be held on Wednesday, August 24, at 6:30pm in the CEB. Please plan to attend this meeting as we conduct the business of the church. Church committee and ministerial staff reports will be in each narthex next Sunday.
Our Guest Preacher next Sunday, August 21, will be Rev. Dr. Michael Catlett, Pastor Emeritus of McLean Baptist Church in McLean, Virginia where he served for twenty-two years as Senior Pastor until his retirement in September 2012. Dr. Catlett has also served as an adjunct faculty member at George Mason University and was a founder, member of the Board of Directors and faculty member of The John Ireland Center for…Keep Reading
A Fall Fundraising Banquet, sponsored by Abba Care, will be on Thursday, September 29, 7:00pm at Fellowship Bible Church. Dinner is complimentary and an opportunity to make a financial gift will be extended. Guest speaker will be Teresa Rhodes. RSVP by September 19 by calling Jan Habeck 540.336.5159.
Wednesday evening activities will resume on September 14. Dinner is at 5:45pm followed by Adult Bible Study and Preschool Care/Schoolage Choristers at 6:30pm. Youth Bible Study & Fellowship begin at 6:15pm in the 301 House.
On September 4 we will hold one worship service at 11:00am at Hunting Ridge Retreat. Sunday school will begin at 9:30am that Sunday to provide ample time to travel to Hunting Ridge. Please bring a favorite dish or two to share in a picnic to follow and camp chairs or a blanket to sit on. Fried chicken will be provide.d
The Winchester Area Temporary Thermal Shelter will host its 3rd annual WATTS Happening in Old Town on Friday, September 2, 5:00-9:00pm. First Baptist will have a table and you are encouraged to support the participating businesses by volunteering at our table, donate or purchase baked goods, and buy tickets for the raffle. If you are interested in helping at our table, call Abbye Gordon 540.667.1952.
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The Winchester Rescue Mission is in need of paper products (paper plates, napkins, cups, etc) to help in serving meals to 30-50 individuals each day. Any donations may be brought to the church office. Staff will see that these items are delivered to the Mission.
A new Thursday Morning Bible Study begins September 1, at 9:30am in the Lower Auditorium. The focus of the ten week study is Second Samuel. Please call the church office (662-6367) or Bob Stainback (722-2006) to sign up.
The Special Kids Worship is a worship service for kids of all ages and abilities, and will be held on Sunday, August 21, at 4:00pm in the CEB. ALL ARE WELCOME!