February 20

Your choice of chicken or beef, and a TACO BAR to add your own toppings, served with a side of RICE & BEANS and TACO SEASONED VEGGIES. For dessert, KEY LIME PIE ICE CREAM.
A sugar-free dessert will be offered. Iced tea, lemonade, water, and coffee will be available.

Reservations must be made by 12 noon on the Tuesday before.
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If you need to cancel, please remember to do so.  Thank you!

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Welcome to First Baptist Church, Southern Pines, and the Sandhills of North Carolina!

Here you will find people at different points in their faith journey, worshiping together in a spirit of community, learning, and love. We hope you will visit us, attend a service, or participate in an event. We invite you to browse our website, and contact us with any questions or ways we might be of help.

Click here to make an online donation to First Baptist Church's Operating Budget or to make a payment to Sonshine Learning Center or an upcoming Youth trip or retreat.

Click here to view the February issue of The Tie, our churchwide monthly newsletter.

Tuesday, March 5 - 6:00 PM - Fellowship Hall
$2.00 per person (regardless of age)
Menu includes pancakes, sausage, applesauce, juice, and coffee

All are welcome!
Shrove Tuesday, also known in some cultures as Fat Tuesday or Mardi Gras, is the day before Ash Wednesday and a time to celebrate before the more reflective days of Lent. Pancakes are often a part of this celebration. Join us for pancakes and some great music as we kick off the Lenten season.
Click here to make your reservation online, or call the church office at (910) 692-8750.
Please make your reservation by 12 noon on Monday, March 4.
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Wednesday, March 6
12:00 PM
Ecumenical Service in our Sanctuary with our friends from Brownson Memorial Presbyterian Church, Emmanuel Episcopal Church, and Trinity AME Zion Church
6:30 PM
First Baptist Ash Wednesday Service in our Sanctuary
All are welcome!
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Music & Missions is held on Wednesday evenings during the school year and is offered for children ages 4 years through 6th grade. Click here to download and print a copy of the Information and Medical Release Form which is required for each child.
"TreBELLs" Children's Handbells (Grades 4-6) - 4:30-5:15 PM
Mini Music Makers (ages 4-5) - 6:00-6:45 PM
Children's Choir (Grades 1-6) - 6:00-6:45 PM
Missions (Mission Friends, GAs, and RAs) - 6:45-7:30 PM
Contact Bryan Moore or Susan Ward at (910) 692-8750 with questions or for more information.

If you have questions or would like more information about any of our programs, classes, or events, please feel free to contact us:

200 East New York Avenue, Southern Pines, NC 28387

(910) 692-8750 or


This Week at First Baptist Church
Click on the links for a month-at-a-glance view of the church calendars for February and March.
Please note that updated church calendars are posted as soon as changes are made.

Sunday, February 17 - Stewardship Sunday - Men's Day in Worship
8:30 a.m. Worship
9:45 a.m. Bible Study
11:00 a.m. Worship 
4:00-7:30 p.m. JuBELLation, Youth Choir, Youth Supper, Youth Bible Study
6:00 p.m. "Fight Back with Joy" (Room 216)

Monday, February 18
10:30 a.m. Senior Singers
11:45 a.m. Mission Action Group (Room 206)
7:00 p.m. Primary Purpose - AA (Room 141)
7:00 p.m. Al-Anon (910) 692-2271

Tuesday, February 19
9:00 a.m. Sandhills Quilters Guild (Fellowship Hall)
10:00 a.m. Staff Meeting
10:30 a.m. Ministerial Staff Meeting

Wednesday, February 20 - TIE Deadline
9:00 a.m. Sandhills Quilters Guild (Classrooms)
11:00 a.m. Prayer Gathering (Prayer Room)
4:30 p.m. TreBELLS (Children's Handbells) (4th-6th Graders)
5:15 p.m. Wednesday Night Supper
6:00 p.m. Children's Choirs (3-year-olds - 6th Graders)
6:30 p.m. Winter BridgePoints, Youth Bible Study
6:45 p.m. Missions Classes (Mission Friends, RAs, and GAs)
6:50 p.m. Sanctuary Bells
7:30 p.m. Sanctuary Choir

Thursday, February 21
10:00 a.m. Caswell Committee Meeting (Youth Room)
7:00 p.m. Primary Purpose (Fellowship Hall)

Friday, February 22
Staff Minister: David Helms / Staff Support: Lucinda Cole
CBF State Children's Choir Festival (Charlotte) (thru 2/23)

Saturday, February 23
10:00 a.m.-12:00 a.m. Youth Winter Jam Concert (Greensboro)


FALL 2019
Registration for the FALL 2019 semester will open in June 2019. Classes will be held for all children, newborn through age five. Please contact Susan Ward in the church office at (910) 692-8750 if you have any questions or would like additional information. Thank you!


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