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Wednesday Night Supper

February 10

"Deep in the Heart of Texas"
Enchiladas (Queso
or Enchilada Sauce), Black Beans / Corn, Rice, Texas Toast, Texas Sheet Cake

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preceding Tuesday.
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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 web site, 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 2016 Operating Budget or to make a payment to Sonshine Learning Center or an upcoming Youth Group trip or retreat.
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Upcoming Events at First Baptist
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Tuesday, February 9 - 6:00 PM

Fellowship Hall
$2.00 per person, regardless of age.
Reservations required.

Menu includes pancakes, sausage, applesauce, juice, and coffee.  Entertainment for the evening will be provided by South Ridge Bluegrass Band!
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.

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February 10

12:00 PM -
Ash Wednesday Service in the Sanctuary with our friends from Brownson Memorial Presbyterian Church and Emmanuel Episcopal Church.
Rev. John Talk, Rector at Emmanuel, will deliver the message.  Rev. John Hage, Pastor at Brownson, will assist Rev. David Helms in the Lord's Supper and the Imposition of Ashes.
6:30 PM - Ash Wednesday Service in the Sanctuary

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Wednesdays at 6:30 PM
uring the Season of Lent

(February 17 through March 23)

Rev. David Helms and Rev. Tom Allen will lead these services of song, prayer, and meditation.
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March 20
Worship Services at 8:30 and 11:00 AM
We invite you to join us in a special Palm Sunday Processional with our friends from Emmanuel Episcopal Church at 10:40 AM.  Meet in the Park in Downtown Southern Pines at 10:30 AM and walk with us to church!

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In Concert
Sunday, March 20, 2016

6:30 PM - In the Sanctuary

Ken is a composer, pianist, lyricist, and improvisational songwriter who has been performing in the United States, Canada, and Europe for more than forty years.
Tickets are $10 per person and will go on sale soon in the church office.  For more information or to reserve tickets, contact Lisa at (910) 692-8750 or lcorbett@fbcsp.org.

Medema 1

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2015-2016 MUSIC & MISSIONS
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
Preschool (ages 4-5) - 6:00-7:30 PM
Children's Choir (Grades 1-6) - 6:00-6:45 PM
Missions (Mission Friends, GAs, & RAs) - 6:45-7:30 PM

Contact Brenda Kay Hafer or Susan Ward in the church office at (910) 692-8750 if you have any questions.


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

Click here to view the current Monthly Calendars for February and March.
Please note that the calendars are updated WEEKLY.

This Week at FBC

Sunday, February 7
8:30 a.m. Worship
9:30 a.m. Diaconate Meeting (Sanctuary)
9:45 a.m. Bible Study
11:00 a.m. Worship
4:00 p.m. First Church 101:  New Members Class
Youth Return from Ski Trip - No Evening Youth Activities

Monday, February 8
9:30 a.m. Musikgarten Babies
10:00 a.m. Musikgarten Toddlers
10:45 a.m. Musikgarten Toddlers & Music Makers
10:30 a.m. Senior Singers
5:00 p.m. Rolling Retirees:  "Presidential Trivia"
6:00 p.m. Youth Parent Meeting (Youth Room)
7:00 p.m. Primary Purpose (Room 141)
7:00 p.m. Al-Anon (Room 206)

Tuesday, February 9
9:30 a.m. Ministerial Staff Meeting
10:15 a.m. Staff Meeting
6:00 p.m. Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper (Fellowship Hall)
7:00 p.m. Harvest Laborers:  "Baby Blankets"

Wednesday, February 10 - ASH WEDNESDAY
12:00 p.m. Joint Ash Wednesday Service with Brownson Presbyterian and Emmanuel Episcopal (Sanctuary)
4:30 p.m. TreBells (Children's Handbells) (4th-6th Grades)
5:15 p.m. Church Family Supper:  Menu:  "Deep in the Heart of Texas" - Enchiladas (Queso or Enchilada Sauce), Black Beans / Corn, Rice, Texas Toast, Texas Sheet Cake
6:00 p.m. Children's Graded Choirs (3 Years-6th Grade)
6:15 p.m. Nursery (Babies-2 Years)
6:30 p.m. Youth Bible Study
6:30 p.m. Ash Wednesday Service (Sanctuary)
6:45 p.m. Children's Missions Classes
7:30 p.m. Sanctuary Choir

Thursday, February 11
7:00 p.m. Primary Purpose (Fellowship Hall)

Friday, February 12
Staff Minister:  Brenda Hafer
6:00 p.m. Parents' Night Out


Registration for the spring semester is OPEN.  Click here to register.  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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