This Week...September 25-30

Men's Community Bible Study
Monday, September 25 • 6:30pm • E203

A weekly Bible study for men hosted at First Baptist Trussville, studying the book of Ephesians.

All men are welcome! The study begins September 11th.

Midweek @FBCT
Wednesday, September 27th

It's Chicken Fingers/Livers
• Served 4:30-6:00pm in the Gym!
• $5 adults, $2 kids, $20 immediate family max
• Salad bar served as an alternative entrée
• Kids Menu: chicken fingers
• Dine-in only; no takeouts

Then following dinner it's Discipleship University, with eight classes to choose from:

Spiritual Disciplines For The Christian Life
 - E207
A study of the spiritual disciplines of the faith, led by Tyler Weldon.

Heart Of God - Fellowship Hall
A video/discussion series by Frances Chan, led by Pastor Buddy.

Women Of The Word - E208
A class for ladies, leading to spiritual transformation through a better understanding of the Bible. Led by Taylor Willis.

Parenting - E203
A book/discussion class to help you take on the challenges and rewards of parenting. Led by Jonathan & Kerri Edwards.

Red Letter Challenge - E206
A class for men, challenging them to put the words of Jesus into practice. Led by Brian Sewell.

Helping Without Hurting In Missions
 - E202
A practical study to help you prepare to live on mission effectively. Led by Chris Chambers.

Evangelism In A Skeptical World - E205
A study of effective ways to share the Good News and hope with the lost. Led by Mike Carter.

**Preschool & Kids**
• Childcare/TeamKID for babies-K5 (A100)
• Acts 1:8 for 1st-3rd graders (D203)
• 412 for 4th and 5th grades (C412)

• Middle School - 6:00pm • CB-00
• High School - 7:00pm • A200

Thursday, September 28 • 9:00 & 10:30am • D203

It's our weekly "mommy and me" play date for preschoolers and their moms!

Choose the time that works best for your schedule and join us in the Children's Worship Room!

SAM Luncheon 
Thursday, September 28 • 10:30am • Gym • $7

Our special guest will be Kay Dekalb Smith! Often called the "Carol Burnett of Christian Entertainment," you will enjoy the creative music, comedy and insight of this peppy redhead!

It's another morning of laughter, fun and good food with friends! See you at this month's SAM Luncheon!

Sports & Wellness This Week

Mondays • 6:00-9:00pm • Gym

Everything you need to play (in the air conditioning) is here!

Tuesdays/Thursdays • 6:00-9:00pm

Come play basketball...or whatever you want!


For a schedule of classes offered, click here

Sleep In Heavenly Peace Bed-Build
Saturday, September 30 • 8:00am • Back FBCT parking lot

We'll join this organization in building beds for kids in our region who don't have a bed of their own. Breakfast (biscuits and coffee) will be served at 8:00am, with work assignments given at 8:30, and assembly starting at 9:00am. Skill level isn't'll be trained to do what's needed! Just show up and let's make sure no kid sleeps on the floor in our area!

This Sunday @First Baptist!

Sunday, October 1, 2023
9:15 & 10:45am  •  Worship Center

This Sunday morning we pause to focus on one of the ordinances of our faith, the taking of the Lord's Supper.

Join us this Sunday (online or in-person) as we remember Christ's payment for sin through this important observation. 

Flu Shots
This Sunday, October 1 • 8:00am - Noon

Shots will be administered by Carroll Pharmacy this Sunday, taking place just outside the Gym lobby. The cost is $25, though most insurances are accepted, yielding no cost to you. If you can't make this Sunday, don't worry. Shots will also be given Wednesday, October 4, from 4:00-6:00pm in the same location.


Foundations 4 Hope 5K - 10/7 more
6:11 (Men) - 10/12 more
Edible Education (Wellness) - 10/12 more
Sports Roundtable (Sports) - 10/15 more
412 Weekend (Kids) - 10/27-28 more
Upward Basketball/Cheering (Sports) - 10/30 more
Student Basketball (Sports) - 10/30 more
Fall Family Night (Events) - 10/31 more
Family Dedication (Preschool) - 11/5 more

Watch It Again...
Blake Kersey: God's Timing

It was a joy to have Blake back with us last Sunday as he beautifully shared from John 11 on God's Timing, a subject we don't always understand, but we can always trust. If you missed it, or if you'd just like to listen again, watch it again here.

Family Dedication
Sunday, November 5 • Morning Services

Our next time of family dedication is just a few weeks away! We'll meet our newest little faces to the First Family and commit to pray for these families in services! If you would like to participate, let us know! Register here today!

Veteran's Day Photos
Help us honor your loved one's service

We are collecting photos for a special presentation to be featured the Sunday of Veteran's Day weekend. You may submit your loved one's photo (or your own!) by visiting the FBCT Library, or emailing it to Connie Horsley: 

Loving Help Needed

The Special Needs Ministry is looking for volunteers to help on Sunday mornings and Wednesday nights, assisting those with exceptional needs by serving as a buddy to them as they are with us.

For information on helping with this ministry, contact Carrie Jones at: 


Welcome Team

YOUR help is needed to make our campus
a friendly place on Sundays!

If you can serve coffee, drive a cart, offer a warm hello, hold a door, or assist at the Welcome Desk, we want to talk to you! Volunteer using your tear off this Sunday, or don't wait... Contact Hope Garrett at:
Thank you!

Need A Good Book?
Stop in our FBCT Library!

Your FBCT library has thousands of books, movies, and resources for personal and family spiritual enrichment! Stop by and see what we have to offer! Open tonight 4:00-7:00pm, Sundays 8:00am-12:30pm, and Tuesdays 9:00am-5:00pm. Located near the Event Center.

Come see our Missions display!

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The Stephen Ministry
Help when you are hurting

When life gets hard, the Stephen Ministry is here, providing a trained minister to listen and walk with you through tough days.

Let us help. Contact the Stephen Ministry today at:

Memory Verse

Our current memory verse:

Teach me Your way, Lord, that I may rely on Your faithfulness; give me an undivided heart, that I may fear Your name. Psalm 86:11 (NIV)

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