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Appalachian Outreach

November 6-8

Join us for our 15th Annual Mission trip as we work with Appalachian Outreach in the Johnson City area of Tennessee. We will work at the coat distribution center and give out coats, blankets, gloves, hats, scarves and space heaters to needy families.

We will also have 2 or 3 construction projects which could range from helping build a wheelchair ramp to painting to cool-sealing.

Please pray about joining us! You will be blessed!

If you cannot go, please pray about donating to offset expenses of the trip.

COST: $75 for Youth and Youth Chaperones, 4 to a room.
Sign up directly with Mrs. Penny.

COST: $105 Adults, 2 to a room
Sign-up with Nancy Parker in the Church Office or click here by Monday, October 19.

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T. L. C.
Touching Lives for Christ

Saturday, October 3

Meet at 8:00am in the Dining Hall for breakfast and then we will go out into the community to Touch Lives for Christ.

Many volunteers are needed to make TLC work!
The projects are listed below along with the number of volunteers needed.

  • FREE Coat Distribution (15 people needed)
  • With Love from Jesus (20 people needed)
  • Moore Square (10-12 people needed)
  • Hand of Hope Construction (Workers needed)
  • Landscaping (12 people needed)
  • Baptist Children’s Home (5 older teens 10th grade-college and 5 adults)
  • Dorcas Ministries & Dental Bus (11 adults needed)
  • Step UP Ministry-GG’s Closet (Workers needed)

Could you or your Sunday school class help with some of the needs shown below?

We would like to distribute 100-125 bags containing:

  • Band aids/Alcohol wipes
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Deodorant
  • Small shampoo/small comb
  • Small lotion
  • Disposable razor/shave cream
  • Bar of soap/washcloth
  • Toothbrush/toothpaste

Baptist Children’s Home
Kinston, NC

  • Paper Towels
  • Toilet Paper
  • Large Trash Bags

Hand of Hope Pregnancy Center
We need the following items:

  • Diapers
  • Baby wipes
  • Baby toiletries
  • Small gift bags for women’s and men’s toiletries
  • Women’s and men’s toiletries
  • Gum and Snacks

And Jesus came and spoke to them saying, “All authority has been given to Me in heaven and on earth. Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all things that I have commanded you; and lo, I am with you always, even to the end of the age.”
Matthew 28:18-20  NKJV
The Great Commission is at the heart of our Missions program at First Baptist Church.  Our church family can participate in mission activities here in Cary, throughout North Carolina, the United States, and other places around the world.

Opportunities include:

  • Local and International Mission Trips
  • Monthly With Love from Jesus food drive
  • Workdays at With Love from Jesus several times a year
  • Operation In as Much (one Saturday in April)
  • Touching Lives for Christ (TLC)-1st Saturday in October
  • Appalachia Outreach Trip—annual mission trip to Appalachia in November
  • Thanksgiving meals—prepare and distribute meals on Thanksgiving day to our men and women in service and to the needy
  • Operation Christmas Child—FBC is a relay center for receiving shoeboxes from churches and people in the community
  • Operation Christmas Child (working at the distribution center in Charlotte)
  • Partnership with G.H. Lacy Baptist Theological Seminary, Oaxaca, Mexico

“But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes upon you;
and you shall be witnesses to Me in Jerusalem,
and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the end of the earth.”
Acts 1:8  NKJV
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