Missions

This is the place for all the latest news from our Missions Education Team.

5th Sunday & Minisitry Fair

Sunday, October 29th 9:00 am – Meditative Prayer Service 10:00 am – Christian Education Classes Berean, Chapel, Faith & Java, Rainbow and Parent Classes; Children & Youth Sunday School 11:00 am – Combined Worship Service Children’s Chapel after the Children’s Story 12:00 pm – Ministry Fair An opportunity to FIND YOUR FIT at FBC! All […]

AMOS Nicaragua Delegation

July 7-18, FBC Delegation Visits AMOS Health & Hope in Nicaragua Please keep the ten delegates from FBC in your prayers as they travel to be with the people of La Pimienta and El Calderon, to organize and work together to improve access to basic health care for their community members. Learn more about AMOS […]

Safe Families for Children

Safe Families for Children Informational Session Sunday, June 5th 10-10:50am – Gathering Room The Safe Families for Children program coordinated through A Family Place Relief Nursery and Catholic Community Services, is a movement of compassion designed to reduce child abuse by providing a secure, temporary home for children whose parents are in crisis. The program […]

FBC sponsors a Rainbow Acres Resident

INTRODUCING DONNA  Donna Hubler came to live at Rainbow Acres six years ago after her mother passed away. Her sister, Patty, helped move Donna to Rainbow Acres and Patty and her husband do the best they can to pay for Donna’s care. It is a challenge because both are in their 70’s, still working and […]

How to support FBC’s Nicaragua Team Trip

Support Nicaragua Mission Team 2016 We work for you – so we can serve in Nicaragua! Since 2008, FBC has partnered with AMOS Health and Hope to support the villages of La Pimienta and El Calderon to organize for their communities’ health needs.  During the past 8 years, five delegations have travelled to visit these […]

America for Christ Offering: April 3, 10, 17

America for Christ Offering: April 3, 10, 17 The 2016 theme for our denominations America for Christ offering is “Discipleship: Becoming More Like Christ.” It is a call to take our place of service as we minister to the most vulnerable in our communities.  Since 1824, the American Baptist Home Mission Societies has remained rooted […]

Kikongo University Thriving!

Dear Friends, I have written in the past about the brand new university at Kikongo.  As you recall, it has grown out of our pastoral training program.  We now have three majors :  Theology / development, agriculture science, and teacher training.   The response has been overwhelming.  The last time we had a new class in […]

Thank You from Mylinda Baits

Greetings McMinnville First Baptist! I wanted to again say thanks for your kindness and generosity through the Change for Change offering. When I was in Nicaragua with AMOS Health and Hope in January, I was able to leave my 8 sets of symbolic imagery cards for their future trainings because I was able to purchase […]

UNIDOS Bridging Communities

Unidos Bridging Community is a mission supported by FBC. Started in 2012, spearheaded by Sally Godard, with a small group of Latinos and non-Latinos, Unidos’ mission is to build bridges of understanding, support and advocacy between Latinos and non-Latinos in Yamhill County. This past year has been very productive for Unidos. We launched aLERT, Law […]