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Valentine Dinner with The Sounds of Liberty
Saturday, February 14 at 6:00 pm
A night for your whole family to be blessed with songs of Everlasting Love.
$10/adults & $5/children. Tickets are available at the Welcome Center and the church office or here online.
Women’s Retreat-A Woman’s Heart
February 27-March 1 at RiverStone Spa and Resort
with speaker, Karen Alexander-Doyel
Whether it’s just you or a group of ladies, three to four bedroom villas will accommodate all your needs for a fun-filled, relaxing weekend of fellowship.
Cost is $125.00 per person; which includes 2 nights lodging, three meals, speaker and additional materials.
Saturday’s Free-Time is a great time to schedule a spa visit or grab a light lunch and visit Gatlinburg.
Sign-up before January 25.
in the church office or click here to register.
Choir rehearsals are Wednesdays at 7:00 pm; Contact Beverly Bacon for more information.
Lenoir City Arts Center
The Lenoir City Arts Center is a ministry of First Baptist Church. This ministry aims to provide a Christian environment for training in the arts (music, drama, art, etc.). The Arts Center brings together Christ seeking instructors, students and performers in an environment where God’s gifts are celebrated, Christ is glorified, and all are challenged to develop their talents for the glory of God and for His service.This fall, we will begin instruction with music lessons offered in brass instruments, woodwind instruments, string instruments, percussion instruments, guitar, piano and voice. Find our more on their website
Habitat for Humanity Women’s Build
This fall, our Loudon County Habitat is sponsoring a women’s build. Therefore, the house being built is constructed totally by women. Ladies with all skills levels needed. The build will be in the Hope Haven Village in Loudon.
For more information, contact Pam Drescher in the church office.
Kids Hope USA
For more information about our Kids Hope USA mentoring ministry, please contact Sara Park at the church office or at
One Church, One School, One Child, One Mentor, One Hour per week!
Stop by and check out the refreshed Library.
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Discipleship and Small Groups
Adult Discipleship Groups Brochure Available
New groups will begin for Growth Institute and Sunday Night Small Groups (young and median adults) in January. The brochure is available at the display tables in the Worship Center hallway and 2nd floor of the Educational Building.
Questions – please contact Donny Crass or Wendy Lawrence. See listings here.
You may purchase your books here.
Thrive Singles Bible Study Class! Sundays at 9:30 am in room 208A - Ages 30-60 Building community with others around God’s Word! Keep up to date on Facebook
UpStreet & My First Look birth through 5th grade Sunday School; Every Sunday at 9:30 am
KidStuf - JOIN US on Sundays for a really COOL Worship Service for KIDS on their level!! 8:00 am & 10:45 am First & Second Worship Service - Kindergarten thru 5th grade. Meet our fun cast of characters: Gordo, Grandpa Henry, Marshall, Mrs. Finkenhoeffer, Sam, Vinny, Cammie, and Tyler!
Wednesdays 6:00 - 7:30 pm, Three year olds through 5th grade - Join us for an awesome time! Fast-paced Games • Bible Verse Memorization • Council Time We are in need of several volunteers, please let us know if you can help. Volunteering is extremely easy!
For all 3rd, 4th and 5th Graders . . . Centri-Kid Camp!
Summer 2015 we are going to Campbellsville University in Kentucky, June 8-12.
A $50 deposit is due by February 8. Our camp spots fill up fast so let Chris Harding or Arlene Byler know if you are going. Mark your calendars and reserve your spot!
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Middle School Camp 2015: Shocco Springs
Turn in your $60 deposit by January 31 and save on the total cost of camp! Before January 31 -- $250; February 1-March 31 -- $270; after April 1 -- $290.
High School Camp
For high school camp, we will attend the Student Life Mission Camp in Cedarville, Ohio on July 6-11. On the final day, we will go to Cedar Point Amusement Park. $280.
Regular Wednesday Night Worship at 6:30 pm
Sunday Evening Small Groups at 6:00 pm
Please plan to come because this will be an excellent opportunity for you to grow in Christ and grow closer with one another.
You can pay for student events here.
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REFIT Cardio Fitness Classes - Monday and Friday evenings at 6:00 pm and Tuesdays and Thursdays at 4:45 in the Fellowship Hall C. Donations accepted for this class.
Zumba Fitness & Toning Classes - Tuesday and Thursday evenings at 6:00 pm in the KidStuf Theater - There is a small fee for class.
February 27-March 1 at RiverStone Spa and Resort with speaker, Karen Alexander-Doyel
Whether it’s just you or a group of ladies, two to four bedroom villas will accommodate all your needs for a fun-filled, relaxing weekend of fellowship.
$100 (if you sign up and pay in full by December 31) which includes 2 nights lodging, three meals, speaker and additional materials. After January 1, the cost is $125.00 per person. Saturday’s Free-Time is a great time to schedule a spa visit or grab a light lunch and visit Gatlinburg. Sign-up before January 25.
Contact Sabrina Stamper to sign-up. You can pay at this link
Check back for more upcoming events!
Prime Time Day every first and third Thursday of the month at 10:30 am.For more information and ticketing for events please contact Pam Drescher or Dick DeMerchant at 988-2544.
Find the Prime Time Ministries on Facebook.
June 24-July 7, 2015 explore Copenhagen, Oslo, Gothenburg, Berlin, Tallinn, St. Petersburg, Helsinki & Stockholm on this once in a lifetime trip.
For more information contact Dick DeMerchant or Yvette Gooden in the Prime Time Office
You may sign-up and pay for events here.