Announcements

Ice Cream Social for All Ages

An Ice Cream social for ALL ages is planned for Saturday, August 25 at 4:00 pm on the front lawn of the church.  Please join our church family for an ice cream extravaganza as we celebrate the end of summer and prepare for the fall. This is a time of fellowship and...

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Building Update 8.16.18

This week around the church house… Interior demolition work on Buildings B & C is nearing an end! This week saw the removal of several of our treasured windows in and around the chapel, which have been saved for our future repurposing. Starting on Monday, demolition...

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Promotion Sunday / Blessing of the Backpacks

During our Promotion Sunday on August 26, our 3-year-olds promote up to the new children's loft and our rising kindergartners promote to their new school-age classrooms. We will gather at 9:15 am in the children's loft for a celebration (including fun snacks!),...

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Building Update 8.9.2018

This week around the church house… The crew from Foss Demolition has been hard at work these past few weeks, abating whatever asbestos they find inside and removing any fixtures and finishes (sinks, ceiling tiles, flooring, windows, etc.), all to prepare Buildings B &...

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Building Update 8.2.2018

Accessing Our Church House During Demolition By now you know that the entirety of our back parking lot will be closed off for the duration of asbestos abatement and demolition of Buildings B & C, a period of time to last a total of 10-12 weeks. As such and after...

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August Sermon Series Set

Bread For the World: A Four-Week Preaching Series In the Gospel of John chapter 6, we hear a number of stories about Jesus and bread -- bread fed unexpectedly to thousands, bread referenced as Jesus reminds his disciples of God’s promises, bread given as Jesus...

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QCC Set for August 22

All are invited to attend our upcoming Quarterly Church Conference on Wednesday, August 22, from 6:15-7:15 p.m. in Kelly Auditorium. Among our regular business, we will hear updates from the Special Committee on Facilities and Mission, House & Grounds Committee, and...

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Join Us August 19 for a Preview of Fall

All are welcomed and invited to gather in Kelly Auditorium on Sunday, August 19, from 9:00-10:15 am to catch a glimpse of ministries and missions at First on Fifth in this new school year! As is our custom, many of our church’s rhythms align with the school year, and...

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Building Update 7.26.18

By now you know that the entirety of our back parking lot will be closed off for the duration of asbestos abatement and demolition of Buildings B & C, a period of time to last a total of 10-12 weeks. As such and after helpful conversations with many of you, access to...

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School Supply Drive for Forest Park

The First on Fifth Youth are sponsoring a School Supply Donation Drive for Forest Park Elementary School. Please join us in stocking the shelves at Forest Park Elementary. All teacher supplies are needed (notebooks, markers, paper, pencils, etc.), tissue boxes and...

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Building Update 7.12.2018

Accessing Our Church House During Demolition Over the next few months as you visit our buildings at First Baptist Church on Fifth, you will newly see a large fence encircling Buildings B & C. As you know, the entirety of our back parking lot will be closed off for the...

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Summer Sunday School Schedule

Our church-wide Sunday School continues our study of the Adam Hamilton book "Making Sense of the Bible" over the final two weeks.  Below is our reading schedule for upcoming sessions. Please join us as we understand the Bible more fully together! August 5 - Chapter...

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Youth 2018 Summer Dates

Summer Javas with John -- Wednesdays 2-4 pm at Footnotes on 4th Street; June 20-August 15, except for July 4 & 11 June 24 - Cookout at the McGee's, 5:30-7:30 pm. RSVP to John T. at jthornton@firstonfifth.org by June 21. June 29 - Carowinds Trip (Youth & Children &...

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Children’s Ministry Summer 2018 Calendar

Get in on the action with our First on Fifth Children's Ministry! From camp to Carowinds to ice cream, there's something for everyone in Children's Ministry at First on Fifth.  Click HERE to download the schedule. Looking forward to a fun summer with our...

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Senior Adult 2018 Summer Calendar

Please join the First on Fifth Senior Adults as they enjoy an exciting summer full of trips, meals, education and fellowship!  Click HERE to access the Senior Adult page which gives details on all of our activities!  You may also DOWNLOAD the schedule...

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Welcome Stephanie Manasa!

We welcome Stephanie Manasa as our Summer Ministry intern!  Stephanie will be working closely with helping our children's ministry transition into their new temporary space during renovation, along with other age-graded ministry opportunities related to our Prayer...

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Church Votes to Approve Phase One

In Sunday's Called Church Conference to hear the recommendation from the Special Committee regarding  Phase One of our building project, the congregation voted to proceed with the substantial first phase of our work. The motion passed overwhelmingly with 90% of voting...

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