Night to Shine meeting - Tuesday, Dec. 11, 7 pm.

"When I Think of Christmas" a cantata presented by the sanctuary choir - Sunday, December 16, 11 am.

Youth Christmas Party - Sunday, December 16, 4:30 pm.

"An Unexpected Christmas"  presented by the Singing Saints - Sunday, December 16, 6:30 pm.

Christmas Concert - Wednesday, December 19, 6:30 pm in the sanctuary.

Holiday Open House at the home of Darrell & Melanie Boggs - Saturday, December 22, 2 pm to 4 pm.

Christmas Eve Candlelight Service - December 24, 5:30 pm.

Church Office Closed - December 24 through 26.

Youth Dinner & Movie - Sunday, December 30, 4:30 pm.

Adult Handbell Choir - rehearsals begin on Thursday, January 10, at 6:30 pm.  If you've never rang before and are interested, please come check it out. Contact Bronwyn Stokes, Director of Music, at if you have questions or would like more information.

FBC Cafe - Wednesdays at 5:30 pm.  Reservations are due by noon on Mondays.  You may call the church office (458-2752) and leave your reservation/cancellation.  Reservation cards are also available in the bulletin every Sunday.

H3 Dinners   

Meals are provided for the homeless every first and third Sunday evening at 6 pm in the Dining Room of the Family Life Center.  Everyone is welcome to come out for a meal and good fellowship.  If you would like to help cook, bring a dish, or just check things out, please contact Sheila Minor at  No reservations required.

First Baptist Church

401 N. 2nd Avenue

Hopewell, VA 23860