“Go into all the world and preach the good news to all creation.”  Mark. 16:15

One of the best ways to get connected at First Baptist is to serve! Not only are you doing God’s work by showing His love to others through you, but you also build long lasting relationships with others at FBC. So check out the ways you can serve – within First Baptist, locally in our community, regionally within the United States or even globally around the world. God has blessed you to bless others – so let’s get going!

Big Serve for 2015

These are list of opportunities to serve throughout 2015.

January
31: Memphis Union Mission

February
1: Church Without Doors

March

21: Millington Crisis Center

April
13: C2M – Called to Missions Conference
25: Hickory Hill Festival

May
30: Memphis Union Mission

June
4-11: Chimaltenango, Guatemala
18: EA Harold Elementary School Clean up day
22-26: Merge

July
11-18: High School Mission Trip, Arlington, TX
20-25: Middle School Mission Trip, Princeton, KY

August
29: Memphis Union Mission

September
Boys Ranch Food Drive

October
28: Trunk or Treat

November
8: Church Without Doors

December
6-20: Christmas for the Homeless—Memphis Union Mission


Mission Connections

First Baptist Church is involved in missions on the local, regional, national, and international levels.
  • Association (Mid-South Baptist Association– “Church Without Doors” that feeds and presents the gospel to homeless people in downtown Memphis.
  • National (North American Mission Board) – Mission trips that provide VBS and church camps for churches lacking manpower and resources.
  • International (International Mission Board) – Mission trips to foreign countries that involve worship teams, medical relief, construction, and evangelism.

 

Previous Foreign Mission Trips

FBC Foreign Mission Trips
  • 2000 – Guatemala – Camp Construction, Evangelism
  • 2001 – Guatemala – Medical, Prayer Walking, Evangelism
  • 2002 – Guatemala – Medical, Construction, Evangelism
  • 2003 – Guatemala – Medical, Construction, Evangelism
  • 2004 – Costa Rica – Operation GO Evangelism
  • 2005 – Honduras – Operation GO Evangelism
  • 2006 – Honduras – Operation GO Evangelism, Medical, Construction
  • 2007 – Honduras – Operation GO Evangelism, Medical
  • 2008 – Honduras – Operation GO Evangelism, Medical
  • 2009 – Honduras – Good Shepherd Children’s Home
  • 2012 – Guatemala – Construction, Evangelism
  • 2012 – Toronto – Sports Camps, VBS
  • 2013 – Toronto – Sports Camps, VBS

 

Local and State Missions

Local and State Missions involve:
  • Ministry Scholarship – Financial aid for students who are members of FBC to attend a Baptist institution offering Christian education on the university level.
  • Confidential Care for Women Counseling Services – Atoka, TN – Christian-based pregnancy counseling center that also provides Bible study classes and basic child-care needs for new and expectant mothers.
  • Gideon’s International – Bible distribution program for winning men, women, boys, and girls to a saving knowledge of the Lord Jesus Christ.
  • Mission Conference Speakers – Guest speakers may include former and/or present-time missionaries who share their experiences with the church for missions awareness.