140th Anniversary Events

140th Anniversary Events

We are observing our 140th Anniversary in October, and we hope that you will be able to share our it with us!

On Saturday, October 19, we will celebrate with our 140th Church Anniversary Banquet with guest speaker Rev. Dr. James A. Forbes, Jr., Senior Minister Emeritus, Riverside Church in New York City. More information is available at this link!

Our Founder’s Day Celebration will be held during our 10:00 A.M. Morning Worship Service, where our guest speaker will be Rev. Dr. William S. Epps, senior pastor of the Second Baptist Church in Los Angeles, California.

Our Anniversary Week begins on Monday, October 21 with Rev. Dr. William S. Epps joining us for A Night of Revival at 7:00 P.M. On Tuesday, October 22, we continue with A Night of Revival with Rev. Dr. Ozzie E. Smith, Jr., senior pastor of Covenant United Church of Christ in South Holland, Illinois. Then, on Wednesday, October 23 we will have a special presentation of “FBC @ 140: A Sankofa Moment” at 6:00 P.M.

All events will be held in the Church Sanctuary.

Finally on Sunday, October 27, we will have our Anniversary Service at 10:00 A.M. with guest minister Dr. Darryl W. Aaron of the Providence Baptist Church in Greensboro, North Carolina.

We hope that you will join us as we celebrate 140 years of God’s greatness!