Women's Book Club
Feb
21
7:00 PM19:00

Women's Book Club

"Devotedly: The Personal Letters and Love Story of Jim and Elizabeth Elliot”

Imagine two young people who believed that radically following Christ was more of a priority than their love for one another. “Devotedly” tells their story through letters and journals written by Jim and Elisabeth, missionaries killed by an Ecuadorian tribe where they were on mission.

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Iron Sharpens Iron
Feb
22
to Feb 23

Iron Sharpens Iron

Join other men in our fellowship, 6th grade through adult, at Lake Sallateeska as we study God’s Word together, and enjoy fellowship and great food. Sign up on your Connect Card or contact the church office for more information.

“As iron sharpens iron, so one man sharpens another.” Proverbs 27:17

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Women's Spring Tea
Mar
23
11:30 AM11:30

Women's Spring Tea

Women of all ages are welcome! Held in First Baptist Church atrium.

$10 per person, $5 kids under 13 years. (under 13 years must be accompanied by an adult) Food will be provided

Table hosts needed! Decorate your own table - centerpiece, plates, cups, etc. Round tables seat 8 people. Invite your guests or seat people from our list.

Sign up at FBCC or contact the church office, 618-281-5605.

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Masquerade Ball
Feb
16
6:30 PM18:30

Masquerade Ball

Join us for dinner, dancing and attendance prizes at The Acorns Golf Course in Waterloo. Everyone is invited - 6th graders through adult.

Cost: $20 per person; $40 max per household

Tickets will be on sale in the church atrium before and after services on Sundays.

Sponsored by Heart for God Student Ministry

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His Kids 101
Jan
20
2:00 PM14:00

His Kids 101

Parents! If your child has questions about Salvation, Baptism, the Lord’s Supper, or about what our church believes, you will want to attend this class with them. (One parent must attend with child) Sign up on Sunday on your Connect Card, or contact the church office, 281-5605.

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Christmas Eve Services
Dec
24
6:00 PM18:00

Christmas Eve Services

December 24 at 4:00 and 6:00pm

Join us at First Baptist Church Columbia as we celebrate the birth of Jesus on Christmas Eve with a special Christmas message, Christmas carols, the Lord’s Supper, and candlelight. Invite  your friends and family to come with you. No childcare provided.

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Christmas Eve Services
Dec
24
4:00 PM16:00

Christmas Eve Services

December 24 at 4:00 and 6:00pm

Join us at First Baptist Church Columbia as we celebrate the birth of Jesus on Christmas Eve with a special Christmas message, Christmas carols, the Lord’s Supper, and candlelight. Invite  your friends and family to come with you. No childcare provided.

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Dec
9
5:00 PM17:00

Journey To Bethlehem

Join us for this free, outdoor, interactive dramatic experience where you will travel the same route Mary and Joseph did so many years ago from the town of Nazareth to the tiny village of Bethlehem where Jesus was born. You will experience the busy marketplace, and encounter Roman Soldiers, wise men, angels, and live animals. At the end of your journey you will be greeted with cookies and hot cocoa!

(The route is outside on a dirt path through the woods. No reservations.)

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Journey To Bethlehem
Dec
8
6:00 PM18:00

Journey To Bethlehem

Join us for this free, outdoor, interactive dramatic experience where you will travel the same route Mary and Joseph did so many years ago from the town of Nazareth to the tiny village of Bethlehem where Jesus was born. You will experience the busy marketplace, and encounter Roman soldiers, wise men, angels, and live animals. At the end of your journey be greeted with cookies and hot cocoa!

(The route is outside on a dirt path through the woods. Wear appropriate shoes and clothing. No reservations.)

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Journey To Bethlehem
Dec
7
7:00 PM19:00

Journey To Bethlehem

Join us for this free, outdoor, interactive dramatic experience where you will travel the same route Joseph and Mary did so many years ago from the town of Nazareth to the tiny village of Bethlehem where Jesus was born. You will experience the marketplace, and encounter Roman soldiers, wise men, angels, and live animals. At the end of your journey you will be greeted with cookies and hot cocoa!

(The route is outside on a dirt path through the woods. Wear appropriate shoes and clothing. No reservations.)

journey 2018.jpg
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Girlfriends Cafe
Nov
26
7:00 PM19:00

Girlfriends Cafe

Hey ladies, join us for a super fun time together and make new friends at Girlfriends Café. We will have a blast eating, hanging out, and studying the Bible together. Women of all ages are welcome and we would love for you to join us!

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Worship Service
Nov
25
9:30 AM09:30

Worship Service

Whether it's your first time at church or you've gone to church for years, our Sunday activities are a welcoming place for you to enjoy worshiping Jesus with others. Community makes life better and reminds us that we can't do life alone.

Join us every Sunday morning at 9:30 am for a time of inspiring music and Bible Study. 

1200 Valmeyer Road
Columbia, Illinois 62236

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Worship Service
Nov
18
9:30 AM09:30

Worship Service

Whether it's your first time at church or you've gone to church for years, our Sunday activities are a welcoming place for you to enjoy worshiping Jesus with others. Community makes life better and reminds us that we can't do life alone.

Join us every Sunday morning at 9:30 am for a time of inspiring music and Bible Study. 

1200 Valmeyer Road
Columbia, Illinois 62236

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Worship Service
Nov
11
9:30 AM09:30

Worship Service

Whether it's your first time at church or you've gone to church for years, our Sunday activities are a welcoming place for you to enjoy worshiping Jesus with others. Community makes life better and reminds us that we can't do life alone.

Join us every Sunday morning at 9:30 am for a time of inspiring music and Bible Study. 

1200 Valmeyer Road
Columbia, Illinois 62236

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Harvest Call
Nov
9
6:00 PM18:00

Harvest Call

“The harvest is plentiful, but the laborers are few. Therefore pray earnestly to the Lord of the harvest to send out laborers into His harvest.”

Delicious meal, fellowship, missions. Doors open at 6:00, meal at 6:30.

$10 per person, $50 max per family.

Tickets on sale in Atrium Sunday before and after worship.

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Worship Service
Nov
4
9:30 AM09:30

Worship Service

Whether it's your first time at church or you've gone to church for years, our Sunday activities are a welcoming place for you to enjoy worshiping Jesus with others. Community makes life better and reminds us that we can't do life alone.

Join us every Sunday morning at 9:30 am for a time of inspiring music and Bible Study. 

1200 Valmeyer Road
Columbia, Illinois 62236

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Worship Service
Oct
28
9:30 AM09:30

Worship Service

Whether it's your first time at church or you've gone to church for years, our Sunday activities are a welcoming place for you to enjoy worshiping Jesus with others. Community makes life better and reminds us that we can't do life alone.

Join us every Sunday morning at 9:30 am for a time of inspiring music and Bible Study. 

1200 Valmeyer Road
Columbia, Illinois 62236

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Worship Service
Oct
21
9:30 AM09:30

Worship Service

Whether it's your first time at church or you've gone to church for years, our Sunday activities are a welcoming place for you to enjoy worshiping Jesus with others. Community makes life better and reminds us that we can't do life alone.

Join us every Sunday morning at 9:30 am for a time of inspiring music and Bible Study. 

1200 Valmeyer Road
Columbia, Illinois 62236

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Worship Service
Sep
30
9:30 AM09:30

Worship Service

Whether it's your first time at church or you've gone to church for years, our Sunday activities are a welcoming place for you to enjoy worshiping Jesus with others. Community makes life better and reminds us that we can't do life alone.

Join us every Sunday morning at 9:30 am for a time of inspiring music and Bible Study. 

1200 Valmeyer Road
Columbia, Illinois 62236

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Marriage Communication Class
Sep
27
6:30 PM18:30

Marriage Communication Class

Explore what the Bible has to say about the obstacles and solutions to communicate love to our spouses, how to avoid miscommunication, and how grace toward one another is the key to getting along. Six week course September 20-October 25. Class size limited to 14; contact the church office for more information.

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Worship Service
Sep
23
9:30 AM09:30

Worship Service

Whether it's your first time at church or you've gone to church for years, our Sunday activities are a welcoming place for you to enjoy worshiping Jesus with others. Community makes life better and reminds us that we can't do life alone.

Join us every Sunday morning at 9:30 am for a time of inspiring music and Bible Study. 

1200 Valmeyer Road
Columbia, Illinois 62236

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Women's Brunch
Sep
22
10:00 AM10:00

Women's Brunch

God Is The Thread That Binds

All ladies welcome! Join us for our Women’s Brunch on Saturday, September 22 from 10am to 1pm. Tickets are available in the atrium before and after service on Sundays, or in the church office. $15 per person or 2 for $25.

Virginia Kerr, former news anchor will speak. After overcoming years of depression and an eating disorder, she realized her struggles were not the end of her story, but really the beginning, and that we connect with others when we share our story. 

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Marriage Communication Class
Sep
20
6:30 PM18:30

Marriage Communication Class

Explore what the Bible has to say about the obstacles and solutions to communicate love to our spouses, how to avoid miscommunication, and how grace toward one another is the key to getting along. Six week course September 20-October 25. Class size limited to 14; contact the church office for more information.

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Worship Service
Sep
16
9:30 AM09:30

Worship Service

Whether it's your first time at church or you've gone to church for years, our Sunday activities are a welcoming place for you to enjoy worshiping Jesus with others. Community makes life better and reminds us that we can't do life alone.

Join us every Sunday morning at 9:30 am for a time of inspiring music and Bible Study. 

1200 Valmeyer Road
Columbia, Illinois 62236

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