News

Weekly News at First Baptist

This page includes current announcements at First Baptist. This is the same information that is found in the weekly bulletin.

Sunday Bible Study

  • Early Sunday School: Sundays, 9:15 AM (Intergenerational Class)
  • Late Sunday School: Sundays, 10:15 AM (Bykota) & 10:45 AM (Two by Two, Friendship, and an Intergenerational Class)

Wednesday Music Rehearsals

6:00 PM Praise Team (Sanctuary), 6:00 PM Children’s Choir (Elementary Room), 6:30 PM Handbell Rehearsal, 7:40 PM Sanctuary Choir (Choir Room)

Children’s Church

Children’s Church is during the Late Worship Gathering. Children’s Church is for children in kindergarten through 2nd grade. The children are dismissed before the sermon to the basement classroom for their worship time.

Friendship Class

The Friendship Class is for special-needs adults. Volunteers are needed to help with the classes. If you have questions about the class or would like to volunteer call Jane Patton . You will be blessed if you decide to volunteer!

Missional Community Update

Our spring session goes through May. A two month break will begin in June and the fall session will begin in August. If you are interested in joining a life group for the fall session, please let Wade or a Life Group leader know.

Helping Those in Need

If you are approached by someone asking for money on Sunday mornings, please direct them to Duane Davis (pictured at right) or a member of the diaconate. Please do not give them cash. The diaconate will assess the need and find a way to best serve them.

Community 40 Days of Prayer

Community leaders have endorsed 40 Days of Prayer in Muncie from April 15 through May 24. For more information, you can go to .

Empty Ice Cream Buckets

Joe Songer and Terry Harke are accepting donations of empty ice cream buckets. They are using them to mix plaster for interior wall repair. If you could save your empty buckets and drop them off by the church office, your help would be greatly appreciated.

Recycling at Church

Just a reminder: Blue trash bags are in the office and kitchen for recycling of paper, plastic, glass, aluminum, tin cans. Let's do our part to take care of God’s Creation.

Financial Reports

Financial Reports and CCT Meeting Summaries are available in the church office on the receptionist's desk.

Visitor and Bulletin Information

If you would like to place an announcement in the church bulletin please email it to . If you have an article for the June newsletter, please email it to by Sunday, May 17.

Muncie Reach Week

We are excited about serving our church and community during the Muncie Reach Week through April 26. We had seven projects this year. You can read more about the projects on the MC bulletin board or online at .

In worship on April 26, we are celebrating the projects.

Sunken Room Project (April 12, 19) | Westminister Vespers (April 12) | Bridges Class Project (April 13) | Shut In Project | Spa Day Project (April 20) | Friendship Class Project (April 21) | Shut In Project | Landscaping Project (April 25)

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