News (Page 6)

News (Page 6)

Congratulations to Mae Timmons Moore, Ms. North Carolina Senior America!

We would like to congratulate our own Mae Timmons Moore, who was crowned Ms. North Carolina Senior America on Saturday, May 18! She will go on to represent North Carolina at the national Ms. Senior America pageant in October. Read more about Ms. Moore at this link, courtesy of The Pilot of Southern Pines!

Dr. Virginia K. Newell recognized!

The Chronicle recognized our longtime member, Dr. Virginia K. Newell, in this week’s issue! We’re grateful for her service and legacy in our community!

A Member of First Baptist Church in Action!

Our own Margaret Graham is participating in an important medical study about lowering blood pressure! See her photos, watch the videos and learn more about this important research at this link.

The Ties That Bind: First Baptist Church and the “Phantom Musician”

The First Baptist Church family warmly thanks our friends at the Winston-Salem Journal, especially reporter Lisa O’Donnell, for sharing this article about the connection between our church and the late musician Prince McCoy, whose contributions to the larger community have begun to come to light. Member Alma Peay shares several recollections in this story as well! Please click the image below to be taken to the story!

Reverend Paul Robeson Ford on Social Media!

Follow our Senior Pastor, Reverend Paul Robeson Ford, on social media! Facebook: Instagram: LinkedIn: Twitter:

Announcing our Eleventh Senior Pastor!

We are pleased to announce the eleventh Senior Pastor of First Baptist Church!   Reverend Paul Robeson Ford joined us on November 1, 2017. We look forward to his leadership and service as he guides our congregation on our pilgrimage of faith!   “… But those who hope in the LORD will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.” -Isaiah 40:31

AmazonSmile and the Health and Wellness Ministry

The Health and Wellness Ministry qualified for a partnership with the AmazonSmile charity program.  Church members with an account at can participate, and qualifying purchases will have a portion of their price donated back to Health and Wellness Ministry programs at First Baptist Church. To activate this service, church members should visit and search for “First Baptist Church Winston-Salem.” On the next screen, select “First Baptist Church” and AmazonSmile is ready to go.  For all future Amazon Purchases,…