NOTICE: UPCOMING ELECTIONS - ABSENTEE VOTING HAS BEGUN!
Oct
13
to Nov 6

NOTICE: UPCOMING ELECTIONS - ABSENTEE VOTING HAS BEGUN!

The deadline to register to vote for the November General Election is Oct. 15.

The deadline to apply for a ballot by mail is 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 30.
In-person absentee voting is available Monday through Friday during regular general registrar office hours, and on Saturday, Oct. 27, and Saturday, Nov. 3.

The deadline to vote absentee in-person is Saturday, Nov. 3.
The deadline for a general registrar to receive an absentee ballot by mail is by 7 p.m. on Election Day, Nov. 6.

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Warm the Heart Soup & Winter Gear Giveaway
Oct
27
11:00 AM11:00

Warm the Heart Soup & Winter Gear Giveaway

FBC family, cold weather is approaching  and in preparation, FBC is holding our annual ‘Warm the  Heart’ Winter Gear Collection, September 30 – October 27,  2018.  We ask for gently used or new coats, hats, gloves,  and scarfs for men, women and children.  These items will  be distributed at FBC on Saturday, October 27th.  We are  also looking for volunteers to provide soups and chili, sign up here:

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/60B0D48ACAE28A20-warm.   Please consider participating!

SIGN UP →

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Hallelujah Night
Oct
31
5:30 PM17:30

Hallelujah Night

It's October and time for our annual Hallelujah Night/Trunk-A-Treat event.  The event will be held on Wednesday, October 31, 2018 at First Baptist Church from 5:30-8:00 pm.  Hallelujah Night is a safer alternative to door-to-door trick or treating and benefit both FBC and community children. 

Donating a bag or two of candy goes a long way.  A box to collect candy donations will be in the Marshall D Williams Fellowship Hall. 

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Women’s Ministry Retreat
Nov
8
to Nov 10

Women’s Ministry Retreat

  • Liberty Mountain Resort (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

FBC Ladies, it is time to prepare for our fall retreat. It will be held on November 8-10 at the Liberty Mountain Resort, Carroll Valley, Pennsylvania, about 10 miles south of historic Gettysburg, Pa. The retreat continues to be a time of rest, relaxation and study of God’s word. We encourage each of you to prepare yourself for this event. The cost is $350 which includes a two night stay with two people in each room and 6 meals. Monthly/weekly payments will be accepted. Transportation is provided. The bus will leave the church at 1pm on Thursday, and return on Saturday around 3pm. Plan to enjoy dynamic speakers, mini workshops, fellowship, fun and time to reflect upon the goodness of God.

PREVIEW VIDEO HERE →

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VOICE Assembly with Governor Northam
Oct
21
4:00 PM16:00

VOICE Assembly with Governor Northam

Build the Power in WE the People! At the VOICE 1,200-person assembly, Virginia Governor Ralph Northam will announce how he plans to lead on VOICE's key issues.

VOICE Leaders' Priority Issues:.  

  • Dismantling mass incarceration

  • Schools: Lifting up our children, not locking them down

  • Keeping families together: Immigrant and Muslim communities

  • Affordable housing / transportation

Please arrive at 3:30 pm for music and to be sure you get a seat.


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Sister 2 Sister
Oct
19
7:00 PM19:00

Sister 2 Sister

Ladies are reminded to come out to “Sister to Sister” in the Historic Sanctuary at 7:00 p.m. on Friday. Heavy hors d’oeuvres will be served!  We will be discussing life’s transitions. Let’s help one another! Come out and bring a friend.

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Washington Area Coalition of Men's Ministries Premier Event
Oct
6
8:30 AM08:30

Washington Area Coalition of Men's Ministries Premier Event

Are you Looking to get recharged with Christian Men that have made their mark on the NFL? Are you interested in hearing speakers that include Jeff Kemp, former NFL quarterback, Johnny Parker, former Redskins chaplain and Rod Hairston, former Raven's chaplain?

Then you want to attend the Washington Area Coalition of Men's Ministries Premier event at 8:30am - 3pm on Sat Oct 6th in Derwood , MD, please call or text Brother Tyno Carter at 703.225.9533. The cost for 5 or more attendees is $51.19 per person for early bird registration.

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War Room Prayer & Praise Service
Oct
3
7:00 PM19:00

War Room Prayer & Praise Service

We invite you to join the Restoration Biblical Counseling Ministry as we collectively partake in the anointed atmosphere and study of the EFFECTIVENESS AND FERVENCY OF PRAYER on October 3 at 7pm. Our theme is “EFFECTUAL FERVENT PRAYER (JAMES 5:16).” All are welcome! Feel free to invite your family, friends and co-workers!

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FBC Health Fair
Sep
29
9:00 AM09:00

FBC Health Fair

The Health & Wellness Ministry will host a Health Fair on Saturday, September 29 at First Baptist Church from 9am - 1pm. Free BMI, A1C, blood pressure, vision, hearing, Pediatric dental screening and oral hygiene will be provided. Staff from one of the Free Clinic will be on site for individuals needing follow up care. We look forward to seeing you and don't forget to bring a friend, neighbor or someone from the community.

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Special Sunday School Presentation with Dr. Malcolm Henderson
Sep
23
9:30 AM09:30

Special Sunday School Presentation with Dr. Malcolm Henderson

Surgeon Dr. Malcolm Henderson, who provides free medical services in Haiti, while sharing the gospel of Christ Jesus. FBC is planning a joint mission in Haiti with Dr. Henderson in 2019. Come hear how God has miraculously worked in Haiti through his obedience to God’s call. A breakfast repast will be served.

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Youth Christmas Play Auditions
Sep
22
to Oct 1

Youth Christmas Play Auditions

  • First Baptist Church Manassas (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Persons ages 5-17 are encouraged to audition for a role in "Carol and the Belles" which will be performed on Saturday, December 8 at 4pm. Auditions will be held on Saturdays, September 8, 22, 29 from 2pm-4pm. Please choose a date that is convenient for you and email Sis. Jennifer Roberts at fbckids9258@gmail.com with your preferred audition date. The script and an audio recording of the play can be found here.

IMPORTANT: All potential cast members ages 8 & older will need to sing one song of their choosing from the play (songs are available online) and read/recite lines from one of the characters that they are interested in playing. Please come to the audition prepared.

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FBC S.T.E.P Ministry
Sep
10
6:45 PM18:45

FBC S.T.E.P Ministry

The S.T.E.P. (stepping to encourage praise) ministry will start practicing for our new season THIS MONDAY, September 10 from 6:45pm-7:45pm in the Marshall D. Williams Hall! We meet every Monday from 6:45pm-7:45pm and are always open for new members to join our team! Members must be 10 years old through high school aged. Please contact Ashton Jones or Melani French with questions or just meet us at practice! We are looking forward to another amazing year of ministering to our church family and the community through step!

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Let’s Get It Started! Ladies’ Night Out! Women’s Ministry Fellowship
Sep
7
7:00 PM19:00

Let’s Get It Started! Ladies’ Night Out! Women’s Ministry Fellowship

Come Out and bring a friend to an exciting “Evening of Praise and Worship” on September 7 at 7pm in the Marshall D. Williams Hall. There will be food, fellow-ship and a focus on God’s word! Welcome our dynamic speaker, Sister Rochella Marable, Director of the Women’s Ministry, Antioch Baptist Church, Fairfax Station, VA. Topic: “Blessed are the pure in heart for they shall see God!”

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Puerto Rico/ Haiti Special Offering
Sep
1
to Sep 30

Puerto Rico/ Haiti Special Offering

  • First Baptist Church Manassas (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

During the month of September we are asking you to give a special offering, above your normal giving, to benefit residents of Puerto Rico and Haiti. FBC Missionaries travel to Puerto Rico in September to assist in rebuilding efforts as a result of last September's Hurricane Maria.

Meanwhile, our Haiti assistance continues as Haitians try to recover from a history of natural disasters and institutional neglect. So please prayerfully consider making a donation in September, using an envelope marked "Puerto Rico/Haiti," or given online.

Remember, we have been blessed to be a blessing.

Click to Give Online →

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49th Annual Usher Ministry Celebration
Aug
19
3:00 PM15:00

49th Annual Usher Ministry Celebration

Join us for the Usher Ministry 49th Annual Day Celebration. It will be held on Sunday, August 19, 2018 at 3pm. Dinner will be served after the 10:45 am Service. Chris Taylor and the VOTT will minister through songs and music. There will be Liturgical Dance. Everyone is welcome. It will be an evening of Praise and fellowship. Come out and be blessed as we glorify God.

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Young Men's Ministry - Autobahn Indoor Speedway
Aug
11
2:00 PM14:00

Young Men's Ministry - Autobahn Indoor Speedway

Young Men’s Ministry Event (ages 13 - 21)
Let’s Drive! Come join the Young Men’s Ministry for a two-part automobile experience!! Bro Tyno Carter, owner of Carter Fleet Service, will take us under the hood for key tips and tricks to maintain an automobile. Directly following, we’ll get behind the wheel (of a go-cart) at Autobahn Indoor Speedway in Manassas Mall. 

REGISTER HERE →

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Manassas African American Heritage Festival
Aug
4
11:00 AM11:00

Manassas African American Heritage Festival

Arts and Crafts Vendors ~ Artists ~ Authors' Corner ~Job and Business Expos ~ Health Fair ~ Local Business and Church Expos ~ Community Organizations ~ Classic Car Show ~ Live Entertainment Throughout the Day (Gospel, R & B, Hair/Fashion Show and More)

Free Children's Activities, including the "Edge Party Trailer" with video games and more.

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CREW Friday
Aug
3
7:00 PM19:00

CREW Friday

Spoken Word, Contemporary Praise & Worship, and the Word of God by

FBC CREW Praise & Worship Team, Ashley “Epiphany” Hodges, Diquan Julius & UTK, Rev. Thomas Brackeen & Min. Ryan Turner as MC.

Join us Friday, August 3rd at 7pm

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