Wednesday Night Supper

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Wednesday Night Suppers will be on hiatus for the summer and will resume on Wednesday, September 5.

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 June/July issue of The Tie, our churchwide monthly newsletter. Click here to view our special graduation insert which features all of our high school and college graduates!

"The View From Up Here"
A Blog Post by Brenda Kay Hafer

Click here to read an update from Brenda, posted on June 26, 2018!

All children who have completed first through sixth grades are invited to join Bryan Moore and Carolyn Helms for a terrific time!
Tuesday, July 24 - 5:00 PM
We will meet at the Sandhills Bowling Center in Aberdeen for a good time bowling together. Bring your parents!
Tuesday, July 31 - 5:00 PM
We will meet at the Splash Pad in Pinehurst for fun as we cool off from the heat of summer! Bring your parents!
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P.I.P. (Parents In Prayer)
Parents, you are invited to join Carolyn Helms for 40 Days of Prayer by Rick Warren, a DVD series with small group discussion and prayer time. These six sessions will guide our season of prayer.
Sundays - 4:00 PM - Room 216
June 10 - June 24 - July 8 - July 22 - August 12 - August 26

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5th Sunday Fellowship Lunch and David Helms' 35th Anniversary Celebration!
Sunday, July 29
Today is a fifth Sunday, and there will be only one worship service this morning, at 11:00 a.m., followed by a luncheon in Fellowship Hall to celebrate David Helms' 35th anniversary at First Baptist! Reservations are encouraged. Click here to sign up, swing by the sign-up table outside the Sanctuary, or call the church office at (910) 692-8750 no later than Thursday, July 26. All are welcome! The cost of the lunch is $5.00 for adults and $2.00 for children 11 and under. We hope to see you!
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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 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, and 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 links for a month-at-a-glance view of the church calendars for July and August.
Please note that updated church calendars are posted as soon as changes are made.

Sunday, July 22
8:30 a.m. Worship
9:45 a.m. Bible Study
11:00 a.m. Worship
4:00 p.m. P.I.P. (Parents In Prayer) (Room 216)

Monday, July 23
7:00 p.m. Primary Purpose - AA (Room 141)
7:00 p.m. Al-Anon (910) 692-2271

Tuesday, July 24
9:30 a.m. Ministerial Staff Meeting
10:15 a.m. Library Committee Meeting (Media Library)
10:15 a.m. Support Staff Meeting
5:00 p.m. Terrific Tuesdays: Bowling (Sandhills Bowling Center)

Wednesday, July 25
11:00 a.m. Prayer Gathering (Prayer Room)
7:00 p.m. Sanctuary Choir (Choir Room)

Thursday, July 26
9:30 a.m. Holy Folders (Media Library)
7:00 p.m. Primary Purpose (Fellowship Hall)

Friday, July 27
Staff Minister: David Helms


FALL 2018
Registration for the Fall 2018 semester is OPEN! Classes for all children (newborn through 5 years) will begin on Tuesday, September 12. Click here to register. 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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