"Last Date for the FBC 2017 CHURCH CALENDAR" is November 19th, please remember first come first serve. Deaconess Juanita Gayle
Save The Date: March 18, 2017. The ACO's will sponsor a Bus trip to The National Museum of African American History & Culture. See any member to reserve your seat. More information to follow, Deaconess Pat Nicholson

The M. M. Clarke Room is currently undergoing renovations therefore the Trustee Ministry is asking that the room not be available for use with the exception of Baptismal Service.
The Senior Ladies Ushers' Ministry is open for new members. If you are interested in supporting FBC as an usher please contact Sister Yvonne Hines, President, or any member of the Ushers' Ministry.
THE PASTOR'S PARTNERS are sponsoring a Holiday Fashion Celebration on Saturday, December 3, 2016.  It will take place in the Fellowship Hall, Dinner will be served, PROMPTLY at 4 pm and Fashion show starts at 6 pm.  Donation is $15.00.  See any member of the Pastor's Partners for tickets.
The local Rotary Club is holding a canned goods food drive for Downtown Churches United HOPE Center. A box is located in the lower level of the educational building for your donations. See Rev. Belinda Todd, if you have any questions or concerns. Thank you for your continued kindness in supporting those in our community who need resources.

Volunteers are needed for Children’s Church which will resume the third Sunday in November.  Please see Sister Tillman for more information.

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If you like to become part of the FBC Media Ministry and are familiar with social media (Tweeter, Facebook, Snapchat, etc.), see Pastor Tillman or Rev. Jackson. You will also receive training on the Sound System.

Health and Wellness Ministry

Harvest Sundays: This is the time to bring your special contributions for our "Faith 
Sunday, December 11, 2016

The First Wednesday of each month, we will have Family Prayer Night.  

Jewels Praise Dance Ministry--If you are interested in becoming a part of this ministry, see Mrs. Sharon Weaver-Choice.

"Faith Forward, Praying As We Build For the Future."   T-Shirts are still available, contact Deborah Cunningham at:  804-512-9597. (Text only or email her at:  Debrahcunningham@yahoo.com).  We welcome members to participate in our Campaign Fundraising Committee. Meetings are held twice monthly on Tuesdays.  See Trustee Gwen Peterson for dates and time.

"Becoming A Contagious Christian" classes schedule is as follows:  Every fourth Sunday from 8:50--9:50 a.m. during Sunday School; Thurday classes will be held every other Thursday from noon until 2 p.m.; Saturday from 9 a.m. until noon. 


The church nursery is open every Sunday for children ages infant to 4 years.  We are still seeking volunteers with childcare experience.  Please consider joining our team; all interested parties can contact Kim Hardy at:  804-240-3051


 Children’s Church for the  Kindergarten through 3rd grade   If you are interested in volunteering to help on either the 3rd or the 4th Sunday and are in the ninth grade and above (including older adults), please see Sis. Tillman.  

Youth Church for Children, ages 8-12 (4th Grade through 7th grade)  has begun. See Mrs. Claudine Clark.


If you have announcements for your members and want them to be placed on your choir's website page, please drop them by the church office or see that Sister Tillman receives them for posting. Thank you.

Needed:  Members willing to help publish the "Chronicle."  If interested, please call The Reverend Belinda Todd at:  804-73-3463.

Do you have an upcoming program? Please submit your information to the office at least two weeks in advance. Information can always be added. Thank you Ms. Barnes psbarnes@firstbaptistpetersburg.org

                  TREE OF LIFE FUNDRAISER

Immortalize those you love, and raise funds for the church. 
Leaf---$250    Acorn---$350    Stone---$450   Mini Tree ---$500
The price includes engraving.Make checks payable to First Baptist Church. Fax or email the information you would like placed on the tree to: