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Pastoral Candidate Weekend

Dear AFBC Members: Over the past several months, the Pastor Search Committee—a group of twelve members elected by the congregation—has worked to determine the most appropriate candidate for your consideration as the next pastor of Auburn First Baptist Church. We consider the task an honor, and we have worked without pause to narrow a strong…

Sanctuary Choir Rehearsal Resumes

AFBC Sanctuary Choir rehearsal resumes this Thursday night (8/1), promptly at 6:45 p.m. until 8:15 p.m., in the Dale Peterson choral suite. This is a great time to consider joining the choir and attending rehearsal. The choir will begin Christmas music soon, and would love to fellowship, sing and worship with some newcomers and returning…

Looking Ahead…

How exciting it was to hear the report from the Pastor Search Committee that they will be presenting a candidate to the church on August 18th. This is something for which we have all prayed. The week prior, we will receive biographical information about the candidate. Within the next few weeks, a schedule of the…

Our Baptist Legacy: Four-Part Series

Why are we Baptists? What do we believe? Do all Baptists believe the same? These and many more questions are discussed in this four-part series, presented at Auburn First Baptist Church on 21 July 2013. Download the MP3 audio files of these four sessions, along with handout PDFs, linked below: Our Baptist Theological Legacy: The…

Oral History Project: Bob Stevenson

Earlier this afternoon, Dr. Wayne Flynt sat down with Mr. Bob Stevenson, member of Auburn First Baptist Church since 1961, to record Bob’s history as it relates to AFBC. The Oral History Project is an endeavor of the 175th Anniversary Committee in celebration of our Church’s rich history, and one which we hope will become…

Finding Hope… Sharing Hope!

During our Finding Hope VBS in June, our campers spent part of each session completing a ministry project. They worked diligently each day, and the Children’s Committee thought that our church family would enjoy knowing what those projects were. Look what happened during VBS: Assembled snack bags and activity bags for children whose parents are…

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