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Wednesday Night Suppers

Coming Soon!

Wednesday Night Suppers and Regular Fall Programming
will resume on
September 7.
Make your supper reservations today!

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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.
Online Giving Link

Click here to view the August issue of The Tie, our churchwide monthly newsletter.
Click here to view the July/August issue of Tie Junior, our bi-monthly newsletter for children and families.

Click here to view photo collages of our college students on mission in Honduras earlier this summer!
Click here to view a short video of the trip, created by one of our own college students, Lauren Wohlrab.
Honduras Group Photo 2016

Upcoming Events at First Baptist
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Begin Wednesday, September 7 - 6:30 PM

Click here for a complete listing of Fall BridgePoints!
Don't forget to make your reservation for Wednesday Night Supper each week by clicking here, calling the church office at (910) 692-8750, or filling out a blue reservation card in the pew racks.
Menu changes weekly; gluten-free options are available.

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WOW (Widows or Widowers)
Thursday, August 25 - 2:30 PM
Sundaes on Thursday
Join us for a "create your own masterpiece" ice cream sundae and more fun conversation as we share the 4th edition of You'll Never Believe What Happened to Me events and stories from our lives.  Come prepared to cool down with ice cream and warm up with laughter.  Sign up on the bulletin board or contact the church office at (910) 692-8750.

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August 28
Bible Presentation to 1st and 7th Graders
11:00 AM
Backpack Blessing
8:30 and 11:00 AM

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Sunday, August 28 - 6:00-8:00 PM
Contact Bryan Moore, Minister of Youth and Students, at bmoore@pinehurst.net or (910) 692-8750 / (910) 690-7142 with questions or for more information.

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A time of playing and connecting for preschoolers and their caregivers
Monday, September 12 - 9:00-10:30 AM
"A" is for Apple!
Contact Brenda Hafer, Minister of Children and Families, at bhafer@fbcsp.org or (910) 692-8750 with questions or for more information.

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Saturday, September 17 - 8:30 AM
At Golden Corral
Men of God, Stand Firm in Christ!

We invite you to join us for food, fellowship, and the sharing of our faith.  Contact Rob Evans at (443) 514-8274 or revans27@aol.com with questions or for more information.
(Cost for Breakfast:  $6.00 per person)

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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 Brenda Hafer 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 lcorbett@fbcsp.org

This Week at First Baptist Church
Click on the month to see the current church calendar for AugustSeptember, and October.  Please note that the calendars are updated weekly.

Sunday, August 21
8:30 a.m. Worship
9:45 a.m. Bible Study
9:45 a.m. Summer Sunday School for Children
11:00 a.m. Worship
6:00 p.m. Youth Pool Party at the Moores'

Monday, August 22
10:30 a.m. Senior Singers
7:00 p.m. Primary Purpose (Room 141)
7:00 p.m. Al-Anon (Room 216) (Call 692-2271 for information)

Tuesday, August 23
9:30 a.m. Ministerial Staff Meeting
10:00 a.m. Library Committee Meeting (Media Library)
10:15 a.m. Staff Meeting

Wednesday, August 24
11:00 a.m. Prayer Gathering (Prayer Room)
7:00 p.m. Sanctuary Choir

Thursday, August 25
9:30 a.m. Holy Folders (Media Library)
10:00 a.m. Disciple Fast Track: Bible Study for Busy Lives - Information Session (Room 215)
2:30 p.m. WOW (Widows or Widowers): Sundaes on Thursday!
6:00 p.m. Reading Rocks! - Moore County Literacy Council (Pinehurst Fair Barn)
7:00 p.m. Primary Purpose (Fellowship Hall)

Friday, August 26
Staff Minister: Benny Edwards


FALL 2016
Registration for the fall semester is OPEN!!!  Classes will start on Monday, September 12.  Click here to register online.  Please contact the church office at (910) 692-8750 if you have any questions or would like additional information.  Thank you!



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