Here at First Baptist Church we support a variety of missions.
Access any of the pages listed below for further information
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One of our sponsored missionaries, Dean A and his family, met with church members at an informal gathering on Jan 2nd in the CLC Cafe. Dean spoke about his path to becoming a missionary as well as his past areas of service, his recent doctoral degree experience, and his family's relocation to a new mission area/country. Please see the International Missions section for more info.
Missions Committee Summary & Notes -- Oct 25th, 2018
Meeting opened with prayer at approximately 5:40pm. Missions Committee met on Oct 25th to discuss 2019 Missions budget, upcoming events, and to discuss Missions-related topics/plans with Pastor Wade. The 2019 budget proposal was accepted, including additional funds for 1 national trip, 1 international trip, and a Missions conference. Funds which were previously identified for the (now re-organized) local church network were used to increase support to several local and church mission areas including WMU and FCA. Benevolence was also included as a Missions area with increased funds. Several Missions events and interest areas were also discussed for increased emphasis in 2019.Finally, opportunities exist to host several of our sponsored ministry families/missionaries as they visit during the holidays; church schedules/events will be coordinated for any interaction with our church family. The next planned Missions Committee meeting is anticipated for January 2019. Meeting closed with prayer at approximately 7:10pm.