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By Waylon Bailey   This weekend we celebrate with 49 graduating high school seniors and their families. This is certainly an exciting time for both the students and the families. These students have distinguished themselves in many ways through their school experience and we are excited to see what God will do with them – and through them – in …

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By Waylon Bailey The Personnel Ministry Team of First Baptist Church, along with the FBC Pastors are happy to recommend that Carl Doescher be called to serve in a full-time capacity as Minister to JR High Students. In this capacity, Carl will serve alongside, and under, the direction of Chris Kroll, our Student Pastor, and Bill Boren, our Minister to …

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By Waylon Bailey Welcome to FBC Kenner! We welcome First Baptist Church Kenner, LA, to the family of churches of FBC Covington. FBC Kenner is an established church on the south shore with a strategic location for making a difference in an entire city. We are thankful to be associated with them and are looking forward to working together in …

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By Waylon Bailey Moving toward 101%! The past few weeks have been very encouraging concerning worship attendance and connect group participation. We are moving toward what we hope and pray will be 100% of our 2019 attendance and participation. Actually, we want to move beyond where we were. For that reason, we are looking for 101% as we get back …

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By Waylon Bailey We have seen a steady stream of people returning to in-person worship over the past several weeks – and we are thankful for these faithful members who are now back. Our attendance for the week after Easter (Last weekend) was 95% of the attendance we had the week after Easter 2019. That is the highest percentage we …

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By Waylon Bailey Last weekend’s Easter Worship was truly a joyful and precious time. We praised the God of Glory and thanked Him for giving His Son as our once-for-all sacrifice for sin. We also praised God for raising Jesus from the dead, proving the effectiveness of His sacrifice. Last weekend’s worship services also proved other things. First, it showed …

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By Waylon Bailey Welcome to Easter worship! We are thankful to have you joining us today in the worship of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. This is especially meaningful because last Easter we met only virtually. Have you considered exactly what the resurrection of Jesus means? While the answer is probably yes, let me give you some suggestions of …

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By Waylon Bailey Upcoming events that you will want to know about and attend Wednesday March 31st @ 6:45 we will have a Congregational Meeting to discuss and vote-on accepting FBCKenner as a campus of FBCCovington. Thursday, April 1st @ 7PM we will observe the Lord’s Supper as we “Do This In Remembrance” of the Last Supper. Saturday – Sunday, …

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Getting ready for Easter—and beyond For the first time in two years, we will be able to have in-person worship on Easter weekend. What a wonderful occasion that will be! We are trying to do everything possible to make this a safe, exciting and meaningful time. So, here are some of our plans. Starting this weekend, we will re-configure our …

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By Waylon Bailey Three Propositions to Live by: Let me give you three propositions that will help you understand what God has called us to do. First, nothing matters as much in your life as having a personal relationship with the God who loves you and created you. Second, God sent His Son that you might know God and receive …