Agape Singers are on their way to Mississippi

A group of 38 teenagers and adults left bright and early this morning for Vicksburg, Mississippi for the annual Agape Singers choir tour and mission trip.  Please be in prayer for this group as they share the love of Jesus with the people of Vicksburg.

Matthew IrvineAgape Singers are on their way to Mississippi

Installation of New Lighting

Many lights in the Worship Center will be replaced next week.  Most of the recessed can lights have burned out.  We will be renting a lift and replacing all of those lights along with the small chandelier lights (the ones along the side).  The large chandelier lights have already been changed out a few months ago. We’ll attempt to get … Read More

Matthew IrvineInstallation of New Lighting

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