Posts from October 2020

Posts from October 2020

Church Anniversary Litany 2020

The litany for our 141st Anniversary Service on Sunday, October 25, 2020, is found below. It is Litany Number 58, taken from the African American Heritage Hymnal.

Our 2020 Gold Star Members!

First Baptist Church recognized its Gold Star Members during our Founder’s Day Service on Sunday, October 18! These are individuals who have been members of First Baptist Church for fifty years or more: Congratulations to our newest Gold Star Members! Mrs. Frances Bowen Mr. James Bowen Mrs. JoAnn Brown Rev. Jocelyn Foy Mrs. Darlene Stephenson We would like to recognize Mrs. Annie Pearl Wilson with 81 years of membership and our oldest Gold Star Member, Dr. Virginia Newell, who is…

Dedication of First Baptist Church’s Historical Marker

On Friday, October 9, 2020, First Baptist Church dedicated a historical marker at our original location on the corner of Sixth and Chestnut streets in Downtown Winston-Salem. A video of the ceremony can be viewed below. We are also grateful to The Chronicle for covering the ceremony in its pages. Please click here to read this article.