This Week at FBC

10/15 End Zone 9:00-11:00
– After Game Hotdogs & Pizza
– Open to all teens
10/16 Comm. Kitchen 11:30
– Free Meal in Fellow. Hall
10/17 Sunday School 9:30
10/17 Worship 10:45
– In person and Online Serv.
10/17 Youth Groups Meet 6:30
– PreK-5th  and Jr./Sr. High
10/18 Deacons Meeting 6:30
10/19 Women’s Fellowship 7:00
– CIRCLE Meeting @ Fellow. Hall
10/20  Bible Study 6:30
10/20 Jr. / Sr. High Youth 6:30
10/21-22  WVBC Convention
– Hurricane, West Virginia
10/22 Broken Chains 6:00
– Addiction Recovery Ministry
10/22 Family Movie Night 7:00
– “Ernest Scared Stupid”
– in the Fellowship Hall
– Free Snacks for the movie
10/23 Comm. Kitchen 11:30-12:30
– Free Community Meal

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Veterans Sunday 2019

First Baptist Church held their annual Veterans Day Sunday service on November 10, 2019. Former PFC Jessica Lynch was the featured speaker. Jessica is the recipient of the Bronze Star, POW, and Purple Heart medals. She spoke to the church about the power of prayer and how she believed prayer helped her endure the 20 plus surgeries that she had, as well as the trauma she experienced overseas. Fourteen veterans including one active duty solider was honored in the special Sunday service. Jessica stayed and spent time meeting with veterans at a reception following the service.

Jessica Lynch smiles as she receives a warm welcome from the church. Her humbleness and love for veterans was evident in her message about the power of prayer.

Jessica Lynch received a warm welcome.

Roger Rader was joined by fellow Marine Stephenson Thompson in presenting the colors for the service.
Veteran John Stephenson read a poem as part of the service.
Jon Moore presents special commemorative, custom made pens for all veterans and active military service personnel who attended the program. Jon Moore took the time to make each pen.
Vietnam veteran Wayne Fridley shared a touching and tearful story of how and many veterans were spit upon and mocked upon their return to the U.S. from Vietnam.
Another picture of some of the veterans recognized as Pastor Toby makes his way to the front for handshakes.
Veteran Richard Massey pauses for photo with Jessica Lynch.
Pastor Toby, his wife Jennifer, and Jessica Lynch spent some time together at the veterans reception following the church program.
“This was a great event, and Jessica was kind and gracious to spend this day with us honoring all veterans and active service men-and-women. First Baptist Church loves to support our troops!

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