Posts by Chad Parish

Oral History Project: Betty Williams

Earlier today, Dr. Wayne Flynt sat down with Ms. Betty Williams, lifelong member of Auburn First Baptist Church, to record her oral history as it relates to AFBC. This is the inaugural interview in Auburn First Baptist’s Oral History Project: The Oral History Project is an endeavor of the 175th Anniversary Committee in celebration of…

An Oral History of Auburn First Baptist

In March 2004, John H. Jeffers (1921-2008), Pastor of AFBC from 1958 to 1986, presented three informal talks on the history of Auburn First Baptist Church. The Church’s 175th Anniversary Committee is pleased to make these recordings available for download using the links below: Oral History: Part 1 Oral History: Part 2 Oral History: Part…

Auburn First Baptist Church Celebrates 175 Years

As we celebrate Auburn First Baptist Church’s 175th Anniversary, we hope to make this coming year—as we look to our past and anticipate our future—a year of celebration and renewal. Since the time of First Baptist’s founding in 1838, certainly one aspect of who we are today as a congregation stems from the lives and…

Brotherhood in Action

The men’s brotherhood group of AFBC is now back in action. Brotherhood in Action (BCA) has now met twice on the second Sunday of the month and have had a great time of breakfast, fellowship, and devotions. Our first work project was completed recently and we ask for your input for future projects, members of AFBC or non-members. A brief…

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