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  • Christmas poinsettias

    Deadline to order is November 27th

    Cost is $15

    Place payment in an offering envelope. You can use the back of the envelope to designate who the flowers are in memory/honor of or you can add a note in the envelope with your payment.

  • Community outreach November 28th

    Are you planning on bringing the family to enjoy the Monticello Christmas parade on Tuesday, November 28th? We would love for you to join us by gathering at the FBC nursery drive-through at 5:30pm, as we love on and serve our community a little hot cocoa, apple cider, and Christmas cheer!


  • iKids Christmas Party

    Wednesday December 13th from 6pm-8pm at The Rink. 

  • First Students Christmas Party

    Wednesday, December 13th at 6pm in the Youth Room

    Come dressed in your tackiest Christmas attire.

  • Singing Christmas Tree

    December 11-13

    Sr. Adults will travel to Bellevue Baptist Church in Memphis December 11th-13th to attend a presentation of the Singing Christmas Tree.

    Cost is $165 per person, which includes a ticket and lodging in a double-occupancy room. Sign up outside of the choir room and reserve your spot by paying a deposit of $75.


  • 2018 PROPOSED BUDGET AND Q&A SESSIONS


    The 2018 proposed budget is currently being developed and will be available in common areas of the church beginning Sunday, November 26th. You are invited to attend one of two budget Q&A sessions that will be offered early next month. The first Q&A session will be Sunday, December 3rd at 5pm; the second session will be held Wednesday, December 6th at 12pm.


  • Read through the bible in 2018

    Bible reading is a significant factor that contributes to our growth in godliness. However, according to research recently conducted by Lifeway Christian Resources, 80% of Christians have never read through the entire Bible for themselves. Many who claim to be people of God’s Word are largely unfamiliar with it.


    In 2018, we’re going to read through the Bible, together, as a church. To help us, we’ll follow a chronological plan developed by George Guthrie in Reader’s Guide to the Bible. Guthrie’s book provides brief commentary for each section of reading, as well as questions at the end of each week that would be beneficial for small group discussion. While the books cost $13-15 online, we’re able to provide it for a discounted price of $10. You can purchase your copy in our church office during the week, as well as on Sunday morning.


  • Women's bible Study

    Fellowship begins around 8:30AM and the bible study will begin at 9:00AM.  Ladies will meet each Wednesday in the old fellowship hall for this bible study.  Books are $18.00.


    The Quest by Beth Moore


    A question is an invitation to vulnerability, to intimacy. The Bible does not shy away from such an invite. Over and over we see the people of God asking questions of their Creator. We also see the God of the universe asking questions of His creation.

    The Quest is a challenge to accept the invitation. In this six-week excursion with Jesus, Beth Moore uses questions from Scripture to lead you into intimacy with the One who knows you best. Learn to dig into the Word, to respond to the questions of God, and to bring your questions before Him. 


  • Children's choir

    Beginning September 6, we will have a choir for children ages Pre-K to 5th grade. Choir practice will start at 5:00pm, with children being checked in at the gym entrance.

     

    5:00-5:15pm Check in and Snack

    5:15-5:55pm practice in choir room

    Any child staying for iKids will be taken to their class by the Choir leaders.

  • I kIDS & IKIDS PRESCHOOL

    Every Wednesday / 6PM / Children's Worship Area


    Come join us for a fun interactive worship event and new study classes on Wednesday nights at FBC. 


    For more info about iKids click here.  

    For more info about iKids Preschool click here.

  • podcast

    Many church members have asked, and we are happy to announce that our Sunday morning services are now available to be downloaded and viewed as video podcasts on your Apple mobile device! Subscribe by clicking on the purple “Podcasts” icon on your phone’s home screen and typing “First Baptist Church Monticello” in the search bar. An audio-only podcast and Google Play version for Android are coming soon!