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Bible Study, 9:15am
Worship, 10:30am


Fellowship Dinner, 5:15pm

Latest News

Called Church Conference is March 4

Following several months of deep conversations and last Wednesday night's presentation to the church, there will be a called church conference on Sunday, March 4, to vote on the Special Committee on Facilities and Mission's proposal to retain our existing mission...

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Wednesday Night Lenten Studies

WOMEN'S SMALL GROUP STUDY BEGINS FEBRUARY 21  Are you tired of the hustle? Exhausted trying to do or be more? Desire to flourish right where you are? Together, the women at First on Fifth will look at leaving behind a frantic pace for a simpler, more soulful way of...

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Into the Landscapes of Lent

Lent and Holy Week at First Baptist Church on Fifth Together in worship this season, we will go with Jesus into the landscapes of Lent. Our Lenten daily devotional will link scripture and Christian practices with the poetry of Mary Oliver, one who meets God in the...

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Ash Wednesday Service

February 14, 6:15 pm in the Sanctuary The season of Lent begins this week with the Ash Wednesday Service, centering on a solemn call to fasting and repentance as we begin our forty-day journey to Easter.  During this season the people of God are called to reflect on...

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Learn the Skill of Loom Knitting

For several years, members of FBC have created knitted hats to share with folks in the Winston-Salem community through a variety of ministry agencies. If you are interested in learning this skill, Joni Wells is willing to share her expertise by teaching a one-session...

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New KidCheck System Launches

For parents with children (birth-elementary aged), you may have noticed a new check-in system in our children's wing on Sunday morning.  We are thrilled to utilize this great resource as we prepare for a growing children's ministry, as we enhance our safety and...

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