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Welcome to First Baptist Church

Welcome to First Baptist Church

“Just remaining quietly in the presence of God, listening to Him, being attentive to Him, requires a lot of courage and know-how.”                                                                 Thomas...

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Fourth Sunday of Lent

Fourth Sunday of Lent

Gratitude is the capacity to stare doubt, loss, chaos and despair right in the eye and say, ‘I am still here.’ DIANA BUTLER BASS For more info about Diana Butler Bass: https://dianabutlerbass.com/about/ Weekly Newsletter 3/31/2019 - 4/6/2019...

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Third Sunday of Lent

Third Sunday of Lent

The Buddha observed that we never see reality; he said, "life is a creation of the mind."  We respond and react to stimuli based on a multitude of factors which have nothing to do with what we see. Shakespeare put it this way when he...

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First Sunday of Lent

First Sunday of Lent

Mention to a friend that your Pastor expects us to practice atheism for Lent and watch the look on their face. But Mark 15:34 says explicitly that, “ Jesus cried out with a loud voice, ‘Eloi, Eloi, lema sabachthani?’ which means, ‘My God, my God, why have you forsaken...

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Last Sunday After Epiphany

Last Sunday After Epiphany

On the mountain called Mount Tabor, something extraordinary happened. As Jesus prayed, his face changed, the disciples saw him in indescribable light. And they heard a voice from heaven saying, "This is my beloved Son." In fact, the disciples suddenly saw who Jesus...

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