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Wednesday Night Supper

December 7

Spiral-Cut Honey and Brown Sugar Glazed Ham, Scalloped Potatoes, Steamed Broccoli with a Lemon Butter Sauce, and Garlic Herb Biscuits.
For dessert, Layered Pumpkin Cheesecake Mousse.

DF/GF entree and DF/GF/SF dessert will be offered.

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.
Online Giving Link

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

Click here to download a copy of our 2016 Advent Kindness Calendar which suggests a simple act of kindness for every day in December leading up to Christmas Day. Print a copy, and help First Baptist blitz Moore County with kindness!

Click here to download a copy of our Advent devotional guide for a Season of Kindness. Thanks to our First Baptist family for sharing their gifts of writing and especially to those who created the artwork for this year's guide.

Upcoming Events of the Christmas Season at First Baptist
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"And the Stars Sang . . ."
Presented by Our Children's Age-Graded Choirs

Sunday, December 4 - 6:00 PM
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"Christmas Tidings"
Presented by One Voice and JuBELLation

Sunday, December 11 - 6:00 PM
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"Sounds of the Season"
A Choral Concert Featuring Carols and Anthems of Advent and Christmas

Presented by The Sanctuary Choir
Sunday, December 18 - 6:00 PM
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We invite you to honor, remember, or celebrate a special person or loved one by contributing toward the sanctuary decorations this Advent Season.  Click here to download and print an order form, and submit to Lisa in the church office no later than Tuesday, December 13.  A minimum contribution of $10.00 per tribute is suggested.
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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 links for a month-at-a-glance view of the church calendars for December and January.
Please note that updated church calendars are posted as soon as changes are made.

Sunday, December 4 - Second Sunday of Advent
8:30 a.m. Worship
9:45 a.m. Bible Study for All Ages
  Advent Sunday School Begins (Grades 1-6)
11:00 a.m. Worship
12:15 p.m. International Covered Dish Luncheon (Fellowship Hall)
12:15 p.m. JuBELLation and One Voice Lunch and Rehearsal (Youth Room)
3:30 p.m. Missions Committee (Media Library)
5:00 p.m. Diaconate (Room 216)
6:00 p.m. "And the Stars Sang..." (Children's Age-Graded Choirs Presentation)
6:00 p.m. Youth Supper
6:30 p.m. Youth Bible Study

Monday, December 5 - MUSIKGARTEN
9:00 a.m. Preschool Play Date: "Holiday Fun!"
10:30 a.m. Senior Singers (Elmcroft)
2:00 p.m. Ministerial Staff Meeting
6:30 p.m. Youth Parent Meeting (Youth Room)
7:00 p.m. Primary Purpose (Room 141)
7:00 p.m. Al-Anon (Room 216) (Call 692-2271 for information)

Tuesday, December 6
9:00 a.m. Staff Birthday Breakfast

Wednesday, December 7
11:00 a.m. Service of Prayer, Communion, & Healing (Prayer Room)
4:30 p.m. TreBELLs (Children's Handbells - Grades 4-6)
5:15 p.m. Church Family Supper (see menu at left)
6:00 p.m. Missions Friends (3-5-year-olds)
6:00 p.m. Preschool & Children's Advent Celebration
6:30 p.m. Nursery (Babies - 2-year-olds)
6:30 p.m. Adult BridgePoints
6:30 p.m. Youth Bible Study
7:30 p.m. Sanctuary Choir

Thursday, December 8
9:00 a.m. Sonshine Learning Center Chapel (Sanctuary)
6:30 p.m. Sonshine Learning Center Christmas Program (Sanctuary/Fellowship Hall)
7:00 p.m. Primary Purpose (Fellowship Hall)

Friday, December 9
Staff Minister:  David Helms

Saturday, December 10
9:00 a.m. Youth Shopping Trip to Streets at Southpoint


FALL 2016
Registration for the fall semester is still OPEN!!!  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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