Blog - Announcements

13 Sep

Do you use closed captions with our livestreaming services?

Closed captioning is handy way to better understand worship Those who watch our livestreamed YouTube services may have noticed that the closed captioning is not working. Why? It turns out it is a YouTube thing. They are slowly rolling out closed captions for livestreamed services, whereas we had captions for our prerecorded services because they […]

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12 Sep

Sept 21 Poverty Simulation

Think you understand poverty? Spend a simulated month in the poverty experienced by those in our community, based on Community Action clients and daily realities. It is not a game. It WILL help you to rethink poverty. Join us in the Activities Building, 107 Monroe Street on Tuesday, September 21. Check in starts at 8:30 […]

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30 Jul

Verlyn Bergen Guest Speaker on Aug. 1

We welcome Verlyn Bergen as our guest preacher this Sunday. His message: “Just in Case You Ever Wonder.” And, we’ll observe the Lord’s Supper together. Gather your elements if you are joining us virtually. 8:15 am – Blended Worship/Livestream 9:30 am – Bible Teaching Classes (in-person only) 10:45 am – Praise & Worship/Livestream

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23 Jul

South Dakota Team Returns

Our South Dakota team returned safely this evening from their mission trip to the Crow Creek Reservation. We are grateful for these servants and for the Habitat for Humanity ministry there that welcomed them this week. See pictures on our Facebook page.

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19 May

Mask Optional at FBC JC

Beginning Sunday, May 23, we are moving to a mask-optional policy at First Baptist Church. We recognize this is welcomed news for some and may cause concern for others. From the beginning of this journey, our church’s leadership has consulted with local health experts for advice and wisdom. In addition, we have carefully considered the […]

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18 Apr

Important Announcement from Pastor Hannah Coe

IMPORTANT UPDATE FROM PASTOR HANNAH COE April 18, 2021 Dear First Baptist Family, I write today, with equal parts sadness and joy, to share the news that I have been called to serve as Senior Pastor of Calvary Baptist Church in Waco, Texas and will be resigning from my role as Pastor of Families and […]

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28 Mar

Holy Week

HOLY WEEK 2021 SCHEDULE (Registration and masks required for in-person worship gatherings. Register at the door or ahead of time at fbcjc.org/register.) April 1 //  Maundy Thursday Worship and Lord’s Supper Online: Premieres at 7:00 pm on youtube.com/fbcjc or facebook.com/fbcjc. In-Person: 7:00 pm April 2 //  Good Friday – The church building will be closed. April 4  […]

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