Wednesday Night Supper

March 21

Spaghetti with Meat Sauce served with Caesar Salad and Garlic Herb Breadsticks.
For dessert, Lemon Bars.

(A sugar-free dessert will be offered.)
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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 Group trip or retreat.

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

Each Wednesday during Lent at 6:45 p.m. in the Sanctuary, we will offer a service of Prayer, Confession, and Communion. We will enter the depths of guided and meditative prayer where God speaks to our inward being. This service is a spiritually refreshing time of renewal and spiritual growth.
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Sundays through March 25
3:00-4:00 PM

This class is for children who are curious about baptism or what it means to follow Jesus, or who have recently made a profession of faith. For more information or to sign up, contact Bryan Moore at or Carolyn Helms at
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Saturday, March 24 - 12:00-2:00 PM
Join us for a time of egg hunts, games, prizes, and fun!
To sign up, stop by the sign-up table outside the Sanctuary or call the church office at (910) 692-8750.

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March 25
8:30 and 11:00 AM - Worship
9:45 - Bible Study

10:45 AM - Palm Sunday Processional

Join us in Downtown Southern Pines Park at 10:30 to process with our neighbors from Brownson Memorial Presbyterian Church and Emmanuel Episcopal Church.
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March 29
7:00 PM - Service

The choir and staff are planning a meaningful Maundy Thursday service tonight at 7:00 p.m. Join us as we meditate upon the weight of the cross of Christ and all that his death involved for our salvation.
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Monday, July 9 - Friday, July 13
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Stay tuned for details!
Registration will open to church members on April 1. Registration will open to everyone on May 1.

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Music & Missions is offered for children ages 4 years through 6th grade. Click here to register online. Click here to download and print a copy of the registration form.
"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, & RAs) - 6:45-7:30 PM

Contact 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 link for a month-at-a-glance view of the church calendar for March.
Please note that updated church calendars are posted as soon as changes are made.

Sunday, March 18
8:30 a.m. Worship
9:45 a.m. Sunday School
11:00 a.m. Worship
3:00 p.m. Children's New Christian Class
4:00 p.m. "Financial Peace University" (Room 215)
4:00-7:30 p.m. Youth JuBELLation Handbells, One Voice, Supper, Bible Study

Monday, March 19
10:30 a.m. Senior Singers
11:45 a.m. Mission Action Group (Room 206)
6:00 p.m. Youth Parent Meeting (Youth Room)
7:00 p.m. Children's Committee Meeting (Youth Room)
7:00 p.m. Primary Purpose - AA (Room 141)
7:00 p.m. Al-Anon (910) 692-2271

Tuesday, March 20 - MUSIKGARTEN
9:00 a.m. Sandhills Quilters Guild (Fellowship Hall)
9:30 a.m. Ministerial Staff Meeting (Room 215)
10:15 a.m. Support Staff Meeting

Wednesday, March 21
11:00 a.m. Prayer Gathering (Prayer Room)
4:30 p.m. TreBELLs (Children's Handbells) (4th-6th graders)
5:15 p.m. Church Family Supper
6:00 p.m. Children's Choirs (4-year-olds - 6th graders)
6:30 p.m. Nursery (babies - 3-year-olds)
6:30 p.m. Youth Bible Study
6:45 p.m. Mission Classes (Mission Friends, RAs, and GAs) (1st-6th graders)
6:45 p.m. Contemplative Worship (Sanctuary)
7:30 p.m. Sanctuary Choir (Choir Room)

Thursday, March 22
7:00 p.m. Primary Purpose (Fellowship Hall)

Friday, March 23
Staff Minister: David Helms

Saturday, March 24
12:00 p.m. Children's Easter Celebration


Registration for the Spring 2018 semester is still OPEN!!!  Click here to register online.  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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