Going Backwards

Last Friday afternoon, I decided it was time to tidy up my office here at our church facilities. I have been working out of this space for almost a year and a half now. So, things were a bit cluttered. Once I had talked myself into tackling this task, I decided I...

12 Sundays?

Pentecost Sunday was such a joy. I do not think I have ever experienced such a meaningful Pentecost. Our sanctuary was decorated with the colors of fire (red, yellow, and orange) because we are told in Acts 2 that tongues as of fire appeared to the disciples with the...

Church and Summer

During our last deacons’ meeting, I brought to our deacons’ attention that the summer months are around the corner. Before long, school will be out, days will be warm, and vacation season will be upon us. I asked our deacons to be especially sensitive concerning how...

Things That Matter Most

I am still basking in the glow of our worship experience together last Sunday. We agreed to partner with Taylor and Taylor Rose to raise their newborn daughter, Carson Rose, in Christian faith. It was, then, a fitting Sunday for two of our youth – Fletcher Pierce and...

Elizabeth Villegas

It is my great pleasure to announce that First Baptist Ahoskie has a new youth and children’s minister. Elizabeth Miller-Villegas will assume her responsibilities on January 2, 2018. Elizabeth is an extremely gifted and qualified minister of the good news of Jesus the...