August 18, 2015

First Baptist Church of Covington

"Glorifying God by Making Disciples of Jesus Christ"

Wednesday Nights at FBC

  • 6:00 p.m. - A study of the book of Ephesians
  • 6:00 p.m. - Gospel Project for Children
  • 6:00 p.m. - LIFT at the Annex
  • 6:30 p.m. - Ladies & Men's Ensemble Practice
  • 7:15 p.m. - Sanctuary Choir Rehearsal

Sons of Jubal Concert-This Thursday

The Sons of Jubal will be performing at Zion Baptist Church, 7037 Hwy. 212, Covington, 30016, Thursday, August 20th at 7:00 p.m. There will be a pre-concert starting at 6:30 with the handbells and orchestra performing.

Discipleship Classes Sunday Nights

It's not too late to join a class - Discipleship classes started this past Sunday and will run through September 27th. These classes meet on the second floor of the Fellowship Hall Building. Classes offered are:

  • Gospel Shaped Worship
  • Christianity Explored
  • Vital Pursuits: Developing My Spiritual Life
  • I Am A Church Member
  • Discover FBC (This is an informational class for those interested in knowing more about FBC.) There will be two 3-week sessions offered.

Children's Choir

Sunday Nights at 6:00 p.m. in the Sun Room for 1st - 5th grade. We will be working on our Christmas Musical entitled "Christmas In Egypt". The performance will be Sunday, December 13th.

A Place to Serve

The Children's Ministry is in need of 2 Wednesday Night Gospel Project workers for the 2 year old class. Please contact Pastor Josh if you would like to serve in this area. 770-786-9031 or

Flower Date Available

If you would like to put flowers in the Sanctuary on Sunday, August 30th, in honor or in memory of a loved one, please contact Lilly in the church office. 770-786-9031 or

BGR Bucket Collection

August 30th will be the final collection Sunday for the BGR (Baptist Global Response) bucket project. You may drop items off at the church any time during office hours, as well as Wednesdays and Sundays before August 30th. A list of items for the buckets and how to pack the buckets can be found on the slat walls throughout the FBC campus.

Widow to Widow

The next Widow to Widow luncheon will be Tuesday, September 1st at noon in the fellowship hall. This group will meet regularly the first Tuesday of each month, so mark your calendar and plan on being a part of this time together.

Precept Ministries Training Workshop

Mark your calendar! A Precept Ministries Workshop entitled "How to Study Inductively" will be held Friday, September 11th and Saturday, September 12th from 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. each day. Contact Cindy Christy at 352-978-5654 or if you have questions or would like to sign up.

WASHED - Family Retreat

Mark your calendars for our 2nd Annual WASHED Family Retreat October 9-12. More info. to come or contact Pastor Josh at 770-786-9031 or

Get Connected!

Did you know you can access the church database on your smart phone? You can also have the church calendar at your fingertips. Contact Lilly in the church office and she will walk you through getting connected.


Monday - Thursday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

(Closed from 12:00 - 1:00 for lunch)

Friday 8:00 a.m. - Noon

STAFF MEETING: The office will be closed from 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. on Tuesdays for Staff Meeting.