Announcements Week of May 19, 2019


Beyond! Conference
Friday, June 21 - Saturday, June 22 (WC)
Join Pastor Jenkins, the FBCG leadership and hundreds of churches, ministries and organizations for the 2019 Beyond! Conference. Learn best practices and gain tools to take your ministry beyond the walls of your organization. On Friday, attend an all-day Master Class, which will focus on one specialized topic in a hands-on, small group setting. To register, please visit

Children & Youth Day
Sunday, June 9 during all services
We will honor and celebrate the ministries in the Children & Youth Ministries Department. This year’s theme is “We Are Connected.” Grammy-nominated gospel artist Anita Wilson will be the guest choir director. Choir rehearsals will be held June 5, 6 and 8.

Children & Youth Day Pep Rally
Unashamed Youth Ministry
Friday, June 7 at 7:30 p.m. (MC)
Don’t miss the CYD2019 Pep Rally at Unashamed, featuring Reach Records’ own 1KPhew! Youth ages 10-18 are invited to our pep rally and children ages 5-10 can attend our junior pep rally.

Church Closure - Memorial Day
Monday, May 27
First Baptist will be closed in recognition of the Memorial Day holiday. The church will reopen on Tuesday, May 28.

Sunday, May 26 at 6:30 p.m. (WC)

Employment Opportunities
FBCG has immediate openings for a Payroll Specialist, Event Attendant (part-time) and Digital Marketing Specialist. SHABACH! has an immediate opening for a Classroom Teacher (K-8th grade). To apply, visit inside-fbcg/employment.html.

Love Beyond Limits Couples Retreat
Thursday, July 18 - Saturday, July 20 (Norfolk, Va.)
Husbands and wives, join us at the 2019 Love Beyond Limits Couples Retreat as we declare “Marriage Undefeated.” Enjoy team building activities, insightful messages from engaging guest speakers and free time to connect with your spouse. Visit to register.

Singles Fellowship
Saturday, June 1 at 6:30 p.m. (WC)
The weather is changing, and the days are getting longer. It’s time for the 2nd annual First Saturdays en Blanc event. Join the Singles Ministry as we do life together in all white on the Connector.

Young Adult Conference
Friday, June 28 – Sunday, June 30 (WC)
The Young Adult Conference is back as a three-day experience! Enjoy live music at Friday’s Music Fest. At Saturday’s conference, attend workshops and panel discussions, then hear from our keynote speaker Pastor Dharius Daniels of Change Church in Ewing, N.J. Then join us Sunday for a powerful worship service with guest speaker Pastor Keion Henderson of The Lighthouse Church of Houston. Register today at

This Week at FBCG

Tuesday, May 21 at 7 p.m. (MC)
There is no Tuesday night Bible study but join us for baptism.

Bible Study/Prayer and Praise Service
Wednesday, May 22 at noon (MC)

Denver Seminary Evening Preview
Friday, May 24 at 7 p.m. (MC)
Explore educational opportunities offered by Denver Seminary’s Washington, D.C., extension site. Learn more at or stop by our table in the Great Halls today.

ID (Young Adult) Fellowship
Saturday, May 25 at 7:30 p.m. (MC)
PRELUDE is back! Enjoy spoken word, music and an open mic. To register to perform, please text PRELUDE to 474747. There will be refreshments at 6:30 p.m. See you there!

WC = Worship Center             MC = Ministry Center