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Youth to Six Flags

Youth to Six Flags

  FBC Youth will enjoy a day at Six Flags on Saturday, July 14.  Rising seventh graders are invited to join  the fun. The cost is $20 per person (plus meals). Sign up on Realm. Sign up on Realm.

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Parables Anyone?

Parables Anyone?

Frank Granger will offer a six-week small group study focusing on the parables on Sunday mornings at 9:45 a.m. beginning July 10. Six parables are selected, one per week, beginning on Sunday, July 10. Sign up on Realm today!  

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I’m New

We are so glad you’re here.

Whether you have just moved to Athens or have lived here all your life, we’d love to have you in our community. We are open for in-person worship each Sunday at 11:00 a.m.  If you aren’t ready to come inside, please join us on our livestream and let us know you are here by filling out our contact form.  We’d love to have you join us for Sunday School, Worship, our Wednesday evening meal and programs, and other opportunities for study, fellowship and mission. No matter where you are on your faith journey, we would be honored to walk with you.

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This Week in Worship

The Third Sunday after Pentecost
June 26
11:00 a.m.

Sermon by Matt Marston
Minding Our Thoughts
Scripture: Philippians 4:4-9; Psalm 96:1-4, 10-13

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Missions

First Baptist Church of Athens shows Jesus Christ’s love by engaging in transformational ministry in relationship with its neighbors both locally and globally in the community spirit of Matthew 25:34-40.

Community

First Baptist Church of Athens thrives as a powerful, beautiful, charismatic and intergenerational community of believers who take action in building up one another in Christ and equipping one another for ministry and mission with ourselves and our neighbors.

Worship

First Baptist Church of Athens believes worship pleasing to God occurs when all members of our congregation – young and old, male and female, unhindered by status, race or national origin – make regular worship participation a high priority; endeavor to discover their unique God-given gifts; and offer those gifts in community to Father, Son and Holy Spirit as acts of adoration, praise and commitment. We gather each Sunday morning at 11:00 a.m. for worship.