Posts by AFBC

The Practice of Community

As we gather for worship, travel for a retreat, or serve the needs of others, we experience again how the practice of community prepares us for the love of neighbor.  We are called to love our neighbor as we love God.  But this calling is not just a list of tasks, it shapes who we…

Summertime

Following Memorial Day weekend, we welcome the beginning of summer! The semester has finished, final exams are completed, and beaches are busy. We wear more sandals and have more cookouts. We travel to more places. Summertime is a welcome change! These months are filled with many plans. We have a stack of books we hope…

Operation Restoration

We are preparing for the upcoming week of Vacation Bible School, which will take place June 3-6, where the children of the church will fill our hallways with laughter and joy.  The planning and preparation have been taking place for weeks. It is always a highlight of the year for the children, and the leaders!…

A Concert of Sacred Music

In May, as school is winding down and the summer is beginning, we look forward to gathering on Sunday, May 19 at 4:00 p.m. for a concert of sacred music with Khari Allen Lee. This event is sponsored by Auburn First Baptist Church and True Deliverance Holiness Church.  It will be free to the public.…

Life Together

Following the day of Easter, we are thankful for the extended season of Easter. It reminds us that Easter is not finished; it is just beginning! We enter the fifty days of anticipation, as we await the arrival of the Spirit of God at Pentecost. During this season, we are thankful for the gift of…