Interns Leading Worship July 30

The first of August marks the conclusion of our summer intern program. First Baptist Church is grateful for the enthusiastic leadership of Will Raybon, Kaylee Godfrey and Baker Lawrimore in youth, children and worship ministries. As a culmination of their work Will,...

Unidiversity Youth Camp

University of Tennessee  |  July 17-22 Christmas in July? Not quite, but we are celebrating Advent this summer at Unidiversity. This year’s theme, “Christmas Presence” will give youth a chance to learn how to find the language to speak about their faith AND understand...

All-State Youth Choir Concert

Sunday, July 23  |  6 p.m. Four of our youth--Kaitlyn Rainey, Lindley Sample, Cassie Starnes, and Lindsey Worsley--will participate in this summer's All-State Youth Choir. All are invited to the concluding concert Sunday evening, July 23 at 6 p.m. at First Baptist...

July Access Classes

Dr. Jason Myers July 5, 12, 19, 26  |  6:15-7:15 p.m. Dr. Jason Myers, assistant professor of biblical studies at Greensboro College, will lead us in learning about Paul during our Access Classes in July. This "Paul and His World" series is four weeks of studying the...

Sprayground at Keeley Park

Tuesday, July 18  |  9:30 a.m.-noon Join the fun and cool off in the July heat at the Keeley Park Sprayground! All ages are invited and it's FREE. Bring a towel and sunscreen. Contact Christina McCord. The sprayground is located at 4100 Keeley Rd,...

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About FBC

First Baptist is a church that emphasizes worship, spiritual development, fellowship and ministry to our city and our world.

Amendments to the Bylaws

At the May 15 Church Conference, the membership approved the changes to the Bylaws as presented by the Bylaws Committee consisting of Jill Pegram, Judyth White, Cooper Harrell, Robb Wells, and Jack Swanson.

Committee on Committees Nominees

At the May 15 Church Conference the  membership approved the nominees presented by the Committee on Committees for Deacon, Finance, Church Moderator and Trustee for the Endowment Trust.

Church Moderator: Scott Culclasure

Trustee for the Endowment Trust: Brandon Walters

Finance Committee: Gary Cole, Tom Cornett, Brandon Harris, Monica Vaughn, Rob Young

Deacons:  David Angel, Janet Caldwell, Laura Cashwell, Jim Clontz, Jack Foxworth, Cathy Isom, Cliff Lowery, John Markham, Jody Moore, Brenda Porterfield, Gary Upchurch, Gayle Wiley.  The Deacon’s provided a short bio to their nomination (link below).