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Baptism

By Pastor Tim Becker Baptism is one of the steps to faithfully follow Jesus. Jesus commanded his followers to go and make disciples of people from every nation. And he said that baptizing them and teaching them his commands was how to do that (see Mt 28:18-20). Many of us treat baptism as an optional…

Link Activities

Invite from Pastor Brian Wipf Connect together this summer! There will be no Sunday school between services this summer.  Instead, we are providing opportunities for connection with others within our FBC family. Why are we doing this? I’ve often heard FBCers express a desire to have more time to connect with their brothers and sisters…

75th Anniversary Sharing

By Pastor Brian The plans are beginning to take shape to celebrate 75 years of God’s grace and provision for FBC later this summer. It was 1944 when FBC was planted and this gospel preaching and believing church started reaching out to Medford and the Taylor County area. It is good and right for us…

5 Things to Pray for Your Kids Booklet

FBC parents, you know that God wants you to pray for your kids. You know that praying makes a difference in your children’s lives. But, it can be hard for us to pray – both in motivation and in knowing how/what to pray. This short book, 5 Things to Pray for Your Kids, is designed…

Youth Say Thank You!

Easter Breakfast Recap: These teens can cook quite a breakfast! On Easter Sunday morning, the Elevate Mission Trip Team served nearly 500 people! With 16 teens and 3 adult leaders strapping on their aprons, the team flipped close to 1,000 pancakes, scrambled 720 eggs, prepared 360 muffins and pastries, and cooked up 1,000 sausage links!…

New Church Directory

By Pastor Brian Wipf Get ready for a new church directory, FBC! It’s been about three years since our last directory update and do you know what has changed? A lot! There are new babies to include, hairstyles to sport, and different contact information to share. It’s time for a new directory. Why do we…

Good Friday & Easter Services

Please join us! Good Friday Service April 19   1:00 PM The nursery will not be staffed on Good Friday but will be open to use for families with children 0-36 months.  Easter Services April 21   8:00 AM, 9:30 AM, & 11:00 AM Nursery and Beginners’ Church (PK) will be staffed for all three Easter services.  …

New Adult Sunday School Classes for Spring

New Adult Sunday School classes will begin on March 31 and run until May 19. The two class options are outlined below. Wealth & Possessions || Tim Becker || Room 119 Jesus said, “You cannot serve God and money.” But it is impossible to live in the world without money and possessions. We cannot escape…

Why Won’t God Answer My Prayers?

By Pastor Brian Wipf During our 21 days of prayer, I brought this question up from time to time during the sermons, but never really answered it. There really isn’t one answer to this question. The Bible actually gives us a variety of reasons why our prayers might not be answered. They might not be…