First Baptist Church
Join us for worship on Sundays at 11 a.m.
Sunday School: 9:45 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. in small groups of all ages (including Children’s Sunday School) for the study of God’s word and fellowship.
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Welcome to First Baptist Church of South Hill, Virginia.
If you are a soul seeking peace and a closer relationship with the Lord, the family of First Baptist is excited to welcome you to our church. First Baptist is a church that desires to love one another, serve the Lord and welcome those seeking a church home. Our prayer is that you will visit/join our church to share in the experience of peacefulness of being accepted, loved, sharing in meaningful fellowship, and participating in joyful worship. We also focus on spreading God’s love through working together on missions, ministries and outreach to those local and far away. Come gather with us and become part of our First Baptist Church family.
“For where two or three are gathered together in My name I am there in the midst of them” Matthew 18:20 KJV
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IN THE INTERIM Since Labor Day, the stores have been preparing for the Christmas Season. On September 27th Patty and I walked into the Lowe’s in Farmville to find all the Christmas decorations on full display. We also took advantage of the lighted displays and took our annual Christmas picture, sending copies to our family. We are now also seeing, if not already, all the Christmas specials and movies on television. Some are nostalgic. One in particular for me is “A Christmas Story.” Little Ralphie wanted a Red Rider BB Gun. I remember as a child wanting a BB gun. I would spend hours looking at it in the Best Products catalog. Ralphie had a mother that comforted him after he got into a fight with the local bully. I recall my mother comforting me after a bully beat me up across the street. And like Ralphie’s father, mine was always ready to jump in to fix whatever was broken as soon as it happened. This is a time of year when many remember back to their childhood, family gatherings, and Christmas mornings from times that have passed. But we need to sometimes put our minds to what is to come. We are now in the Season of Advent. According to the New Oxford American...