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October Update

October 1, 2022 Dear Church Friends & Family, Are you ready to leap into fall with First Baptist Church? We have so many great things going on this month and many places where you can serve. I hope you will join us for one or ALL of them! Our back to church Sunday had over […]

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Back to School Prayer Guide

We have kids going back to college now and in a few weeks back to elementary, middle and high schools. This Sunday, August 14 we will be focusing our thoughts and prayers on our students headed back to college. The article below from our church association has some great ideas on praying for them and […]

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August Update

August 1, 2022 Dear FBC Friend, Don’t miss our annual church in the park service and the church picnic – August 7th starting at 11am. Be sure to sign up so we can get a count for burgers and hotdogs. You may also want to bring your favorite picnic dish or sign up for the corn […]

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Glenn Akam Memorial Service

On Friday, July 8 2022, we celebrated the life and faith of long-time FBC member, Glenn Lee Akam, Sr.. Glenn’s father, Rev. Cecil Akam, was the pastor at FBC from 1951-1957 and was here for the move from the Fourth St and Washington Ave location to our present Central Ave. location, including building a new […]

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July Update

July 1, 2022 July Fourth is the day we celebrate our nation’s independence and we give thanks for our freedoms: freedom of speech, freedom of worship, freedom from want, and freedom from fear. Norman Rockwell’s freedom series was a great reminder of the value and cost of those freedoms during the early days of World War II. The […]

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June Update

June 1, 2022 Dear FBC Friend, School is almost out for the summer and I hope lots of good weather and family times await you. As you plan your summer events and holidays, be sure you are not taking a vacation from worship and the Word on Sundays with your church family. We are planning  a […]

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Growth Groups help you connect and grow

Growth Groups can help you connect and GROW! Growth Groups are currently meeting on three different evenings at four different homes. Why don’t you to join us? The Sunday night growth groups will be going deeper into God’s Word and discussing application from the Sunday morning sermon.  If you missed Pastor Mark’s messages you can listen […]

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May Update from FBC

May 2022 Dear FBC Church Family & Friends, Happy May! It’s so good to see and feel spring returning to western New York. We are enjoying more time outdoors again in God’s amazing creation. Looking for a place to serve? Come out for the May 14 Spring Clean up Day or help with the May […]

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April Update

April 2022 Dear FBC Friend, Thank you for taking the time to read our monthly update. You will find many different ways to worship, grow, and share in April. The highlight of the month is our Easter celebration – starting with Good Friday’s communion service including a short drama piece to help us envision the last […]

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