First Baptist Herald- Online (Page 2)
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.
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…
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.
Happy Birthday to our members celebrating a birthday in October 2020!
Happy Birthday to our members celebrating a birthday in September 2020!
On Sunday, August 16, Reverend Ford led a prayer call for students, teachers, and staff who would be returning to school this week. We invite you to share this experience with the video below.
Please enjoy this video recognizing our 2020 graduates!
The “Narrowing the Digital Divide” initiative intends to assist the youth of the church who need to be equipped for online learning (in terms of equipment and internet access) during the first nine weeks of the upcoming 2020-2021 school year. The requirement for assistance is being qualified for either free or reduced lunch. Individual requests will be determined by a committee within the church for who is eligible for assistance. Questions regarding this project can be relayed by email to…
We encourage everyone to download and complete an absentee ballot request form! This is one way to ensure that your ballot will be counted in the upcoming election. To download a copy of the request form, please click here.
For our Morning Worship Service on Sunday, July 5, we will be reading a special litany in place of our Call to Worship. This litany appears as the 79th Litany in the African American Heritage Hymnal. To download a copy of this litany, please click here.