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

Big Serve for 2014

These are list of opportunities to serve throughout 2014.

January
20: Pray for My Family and Friends
27: Pray for My Nation and World

February
2: SS Super Bowl Parties
23-26: Revival with Kevin Hamm

March
29: Memphis Union Mission

April
26: Block Party at the Ball Fields

May
20 & 27: VBS Flyer Blitz
31: Memphis Union Mission

June
2-6: VBS
16-20: Merge
23-30: Chimaltenango, Guatemala, Cost $1,000

July
1-7: Chimaltenango, Guatemala, Cost $1,000
5-12: High School Mission Trip, Arlington, TX
14-20: Middle School Mission Trip

August
30: Memphis Union Mission

September
28: Church Without Doors
17-27: Southeast Asia

October
22-25: Judgment Day
31: Family Fall Festival or Trunk or Treat

November
29: Memphis Union Mission

December
7-21: Christmas for the Homeless—Calvary Rescue Mission & 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.