Dear friends, let us love one another, for love comes from God. Everyone who loves has been born of God and knows God. ( I John 4:7 )
Welcome to the home page of First Baptist Church. We would love to have you join us for one of our Sunday or Mid-Week services. Our hope is that this site will help acquaint you with some of our programs and help you learn more about our ministries.
Is. 40:8. The grass withers, the flower fades, but the word of our God stands forever.
When the ground underneath shakes, we can go to the One who cannot be shaken. Eternal security rests in the eternal Word of God. When hopelessness arises, turn to the rock of Christ Jesus.
Ronnie and Nancy Moss will be presenting a Sunday School lesson this Sunday, April 5 at 5:30 p.m. The class will meet virtually, using the Zoom video conferencing app. You must have a Zoom account, but don't worry it's free. To sign up on your computer, go to https://zoom.us/ and click the "sign-up" button. You can also connect on your smartphone as well. Hopefully class members have been notified about the class, but anyone else who wishes to join can call Nancy at 205-468-1476 and she will give you instructions for accessing the meeting. Take advantage of this opportunity to gather with your church family during these unusualtimes.
Because ofthe coronavirus outbreak, many blood drives have been cancelled and regular donations are also down severely. On thursday, April 9, from 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m., Winfield Internal Medicine will be hosting a blood drive. Please give if you can!
Saturday, April 4, 2020 at 11:00 a.m.
Free Community Drive-thru Food bags at Mallard Road Doors
Children’s meal gift cards for school-age kids
If you would like to donate any of the following items, you may drop them off at the church through Sunday, April 5:
How to receive the Lord’s Supper elements to participate in the online service.
Phil. 4:6 (ESV). Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God.
Winfield First Baptist Church will not be holding public worship times until further notice. We know that God is Spirit and real worship is in Spirit and Truth.
The following are the new approaches to worship and spiritual growth being offered by the church.
Sunday School: Media form – Livestream
9:15 A.M. – 9:50 A.M.: Sunday School Bible Lesson (rotated for a different age-group each week)
Worship Service: Media form – cable channel, livestream, radio, facebook live (new form to come)
10:15 A.M. – 11:30 A.M.: Live from the Sanctuary
Worship Service: Media form – livestream
6:20 P.M. – 7:20 P.M.: Edited replay of a past worship service
Bible study: Media form -- livestream
6:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M.: Live from the Sanctuary (rotated for a different age-group each week).
Ways to Contribute to Winfield First Baptist Church
Prov. 16:3 (ESV). Commit your work to the Lord, and your plans will be established.
Updated Church Calendar
There will be no church activities in the church building until further notice. Be creative in finding new ways to continue to minister in Jesus’ name.
The Lord’s Supper will be observed on Easter Sunday with individual sealed elements. Delivery method will be announced soon.
Bible Study Materials
If Sunday School material is needed, please pick up at the church office.
Devotional materials for children and families will be made available for pickup. Contact Candace for information.
Opportunities for Caring
This is an opportunity to serve one another in Christian love. The church wants to provide and help coordinate any effort to take care of the needs in and outside the church fellowship. Please contact us.