Posts from October 2022

Posts from October 2022

Welcome to First Baptist Church, Rev. Dr. Arvan Ray Campbell

First Baptist Church welcomes Rev. Dr. Arvan Ray Campbell as our Interim Pastor. A. Ray Campbell was born the eldest of three children to the late Dan Campbell and the late Gloria Campbell-Cooper. He accepted Christ at an early age, having a desire for ministry in his heart. He was educated in the East Baton Rouge Parish School System and later earned a BA degree in Accounting from Dillard University in 1973. Dr. Campbell was called to the gospel ministry…

Our 2022 Gold Star Members!

First Baptist Church will recognize its Gold Star Members during our Founder’s Day Service on Sunday, October 16! These are individuals who have been members of First Baptist Church for fifty years or more: Congratulations to our newest Gold Star Members! We would like to recognize Mrs. Annie Pearl Wilson with 83 years of membership and our oldest Gold Star Member, Dr. Virginia Newell, who is 105 years young! We also celebrate the memories of the First Baptist Church Family…

Our 2022 Fall Revival Speakers!

We are pleased to announce our guest speakers for this year’s Fall Revival! Rev. Dr. William S. Epps, Senior Pastor of Second Baptist Church in Los Angeles, California, will be our speaker on Monday, October 17 and Tuesday, October 18. Rev. James Gilliam, Pastor of Antioch Christian Church here in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, will join us on Wednesday, October 19. Bulletins Media

Our 2022 Anniversary Celebration Speakers!

We are happy to announce the speakers for our 2022 Church Anniversary Celebrations! 143rd Founders’ Day Sunday, October 16, 202210:00 A.M.Guest Speaker: Rev. Dr. William S. EppsSenior Pastor, Historic Second Baptist ChurchLos Angeles, California Fall Revival Services Monday, October 17 – Wednesday, October 19, 20226:00 P.M. Please click here for more information. 143rd Church Anniversary Sunday, October 23, 202210:00 A.M.Guest Speaker: Rev. Dr. Darryl W. AaronSenior Pastor, Providence Baptist ChurchGreensboro, North Carolina

Church Anniversary Celebration: October 16-23, 2022

This year’s theme for our Church Anniversary is “First Baptist at 143: A Legacy of God’s Grace; Past, Present, and Future”. Our scripture references are the third chapter of Proverbs and Matthew 5:13-18. The speakers for our Founder’s Day, Fall Revival, and Anniversary Sunday services have also been announced! Please click here for more information! We also recognize our Gold Star Member Milestones for this anniversary! Our newest Gold Star Members are Mr. Bernard Foy, Jr., Mrs. Janice Pettigrew, Mr.…