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Student Ministry Updates
Posted by Kevin Blalock on

Parents, I am so excited for this next chapter of ministry to our students at FBC. Many of you know this after our member’s meeting last night, but there may be some who don’t, so I wanted to share some exciting updates for our student ministry.  My role at FBC will be...

Stand Still
Posted by Kevin Blalock on

In 1 Samuel chapter 12, Samuel is giving his farewell address to the people of Israel, one of the last times he will speak to them before his death. Samuel has been a prophet for many years, and established a king for Israel (against God’s wishes and his own warnings to Israel).  As...

Assurance: Do You Keep His Commandments?
Posted by Kevin Blalock on

Suppose I want an apple. I’m not near a grocery store, but I know of a field nearby that has fruit trees in it. I walk over to the field and discover that there are different types of trees in this field. It’s an easy question, but how do I determine if I am picking and eating...

In a World of Now, Be Patient
Posted by Kevin Blalock on

While recently scrolling through Twitter looking for important news and updates (insert sarcasm), I stumbled across a new advertising campaign from the shoe company New Balance. The hashtag for the campaign was #WeGotNow, but the two taglines for the campaign caught my attention. The first was...

When Life is Hard, Remember and Pray
Posted by Kevin Blalock on

How often is life hard? How often is it seemingly more than we can bear, or at least more than we want to bear? For most of us, the answer is probably more often than we would like to think. Life in a fallen world is hard, because sin is disastrous. Whether it is our own sin leading to a broken...

Live For Maximum Treasure
Posted by Kevin Blalock on

I always enjoy watching the movie National Treasure. It centers on Nicolas Cage’s character and his quest to find the ‘knights templar’ treasure, a treasure of incalculable value. Throughout the movie he goes to unbelievable lengths to find the clues that he believes will lead...

How To Be Blessed
Posted by Kevin Blalock on

How would you answer the question, “Do you want to live a blessed life?” I think most, if not all people, would answer that quickly with, “YES!” We all want to lead lives that are blessed. We may define the term blessed differently, but the reality is that every human...

Reformation Reformers: John Rogers
Posted by Kevin Blalock on

Every October, like the one that just passed, we celebrate Reformation month. On October 31, 1517, Martin Luther nailed his 95 theses to the door of the castle church in Wittenberg, setting off a reformation from which we owe much of our heritage as Protestants. This reclaiming of the gospel...

August 30 Regathering Information
Posted by Kevin Blalock on

We Are So Excited!  We are regathering as a church this coming Sunday morning, August 30! Please read the details below for more information on what Sunday morning will look like. We hope to see many of you!  Starting back worship service THIS Sunday, August 30- We ask...