Two Wars: Book Signing and Release Party

Nate Self, a member of First Baptist Belton, is releasing his new book titled Two Wars: One Hero’s Fight on Two Fronts – Abroad and Within.  Come support him this Sunday, June 8, in Waco. The book signing and release party will be from 2 – 4 pm at Barnes and Noble (click for directions). Nate, an Army Ranger and recipient of the … Read More

Jack HelmerTwo Wars: Book Signing and Release Party

LIFE Ministries

The College Ministry of FBC Belton has a new name and a new look beginning this summer. We are about the business of making disciples whose entire lives are centered around and focused on the cross of Christ. We believe that a disciple whose life is centered on the cross will have very specific and visible attributes that glorify God … Read More

Jason GoingsLIFE Ministries

Do college students really study during the summer?

The answer, however unbelievable, is a resounding yes. We will be spending the majority of our Small Group Bible Study time this summer focusing intently on the topic of prayer. Jason Goings is teaching a seven-part series on the Disciples’ Prayer found in Matthew 6. The messages include things such as: Focusing on God Wanting What God Wants Praying for … Read More

Matthew IrvineDo college students really study during the summer?

Does your giving do any good?

I received an email today from the International Mission Board of our Southern Baptist Convention. Here is what it said: Because believers like you gave to our church budget and through it to our Cooperative Program (a big chunk of our budget) and because you gave to the Lottie Moon Christmas offering for International Missions, 609,968 new believers were baptized … Read More

Andy DavisDoes your giving do any good?

Free Medical Clinic

I asked a few people who serve in the medical area and a few others who are involved in our Benevolence ministry to join me last Sunday afternoon for an informal discussion of the possibility of starting a Free Medical Clinic in Belton. The response was awesome. We had a great, free wheeling discussion that resulted in our deciding to … Read More

Andy DavisFree Medical Clinic

Date Your Spouse

Would you like to spend an evening out with your spouse while your children (ages birth to 12) spend a fun-filled time learning about Jesus? You can! Friday, June 13th is Date Your Spouse Night at FBC Belton. You must register by Monday, June 9,2008. For just $3.00 a child (infants are free) you can bring your child to Kingdom … Read More

Treasure HannaDate Your Spouse

Military Ministry – Getting Started!

During my (almost) three years as the Minister to Military Families here at FBC Belton, I have had many people ask me for advice on starting a Military Ministry. For me, it was a long process of searching for other churches to use as a model and a lot of trial and error. Hopefully, this post will help you bypass … Read More

Jack HelmerMilitary Ministry – Getting Started!

Care givers need support

The First Baptist Church “Caring for the Caregiver” Support Group meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 7:00 in the Single Best Place. If you are caring for a loved one in your home or a nursing home, and sometime feel overwhelmed, guilty, or angry – we welcome you.  We invite speakers who inform us about current law, financial … Read More

Kandy KirkleyCare givers need support

Thursday Club Needs Male volunteers

The Thursday Club is an Alzheimer’s respite program. It is operated by volunteers from FBC Belton and meets from 9am – 1pm on Thursdays at the First Lutheran Church in Temple. Volunteers serve as one-on-one friends for men & women suffering with Alzheimer’s in this group setting. There is a morning devotional, singing, crafts, exercise, and much more. The team … Read More

Kandy KirkleyThursday Club Needs Male volunteers

What is FBC Belton Military Ministry?

Mission: To demonstrate and share the love of Christ with our military community through our service, care, and support. Purpose: To provide a ministry focused on the unique needs and issues that our military families are faced with. In today’s world of long deployments, frequent training exercises, and a transient lifestyle, military families need a ministry more than ever that … Read More

Jack HelmerWhat is FBC Belton Military Ministry?