Yard Sale

Friday April 13th 5-7pm and Saturday April 14th 7am-12 noon    |   First Baptist Church Gym   We're having a church-wide yard sale to help raise funds for the FBC High School Youth Choir Trip to Thailand and Middle School Trip to Passport this summer! Here is a great...

CBFNC Annual Gathering

CBFNC Annual Gathering | March 15-17 | Knollwood Baptist Church in Winston-Salem All are invited to attend the annual Cooperative Baptist Fellowship of North Carolina's Gathering. This is not just for professional clergy, but for those who would like to learn more...

Community Garden Informational Meeting

The Community Garden at FBC invites you to DIG IN with us!   Informational Meeting: Monday, April 9th, 7-8pm Location:  First Baptist Church, Room 101 (signage from the main entrance will guide you)   The Community Garden at FBC is about to "sprout its plans" for the...


Join us on April 15th for worship has the Sanctuary Choir and Orchestra will be presenting the Passion/Easter portion of Handel's "Messiah" during our morning worship! If you don't know what Handel's Messiah is, here is a little history: The Messiah oratorio premiered...

Furman University Orchestra

March 4th, 2018 | 3pm FREE   Furman University Chamber String Orchestra under direction of Thomas Joiner, will provide a free concert at 3pm in the sanctuary of First Baptist Church on Sunday March 4th, 2018. The ensemble of 21 players will present music of Corelli,...

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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).