1st Edition | September 2023

Two years ago on August 29, 2021 Hurricane Ida slammed into the coast of Louisiana and began its pathway north leaving behind devastation and destruction. Many areas were damaged and some worse than others. One particular place was in the southernmost part of Terrebonne Parish in the areas of Montegut and Pointe-aux-Chenes. I’m not sure that anyone down there was …

Hurricane Ida Update

What’s happening at FbcCov at this time: • We currently have no power – the building is closed • Phone service is limited • Email & text service is limited • We are responding to phone calls that do come through on the church phone. • NO activities at FbcCov through Friday. • At this time we are planning to …

IJM Update!

At the end of July, our church was blessed with the opportunity to host the International Justice Mission and challenged by a message focused on biblical justice and freedom. The message brought to light and magnified that millions of people around the world are enslaved, deprived of choices, and without hope. First Baptist Covington is focusing on the work that …

Join Us for Freedom Weekend!

Slavery still exists. At this moment, millions of people made in God’s image are trapped in slavery. Human trafficking is a massive global enterprise. In total, slave owners around the world make about $150 billion a year — two-thirds from commercial sexual exploitation — by preying on some of the world’s most vulnerable people. About 80% of human trafficking victims …

Lagniappe

Waylon Bailey Martha and I are deeply appreciative for the loving support you have been for us in this difficult time. We are thankful for how you have mourned when we mourned and rejoiced as we have rejoiced. We have been so encouraged by your cards, texts, emails, gifts, and meals. Your personal words and encouragement have meant much to …

Lagniappe

Waylon Bailey   I want to let you know of some things we have coming up in the next two months. First, Saturday/Sunday -February 20th – 21st I will start my new Sermon Series: FOCUS – a Look at Jesus as the Son of God. This series will be leading us up to Easter. Second, Wednesday – February 24th at 6:45PM …

A Hands-On Approach to Disaster Relief

Welcome to 2021! In this new year of FBC Covington Missions, we’re expanding our ability to reach deeper into communities with the gospel. One crucial need is Disaster Relief — helping those who are facing hardships due to natural disasters such as hurricanes, tornadoes, or flooding.  We encourage you to Get Trained and Get Connected so you can Get Involved.  …

Lagniappe

Dr. Waylon Bailey   Today, I want to write to you about “the beauty of the body of Christ.“ I write this because of what is going on in my family. As you possibly read this, Martha is undergoing breast cancer surgery. To say that this is unexpected is a huge understatement. What we have seen during this time is …

Lagniappe

Dr. Waylon Bailey   Three things… First, Martha and I want to thank you for your outpouring of support and prayer. You have encouraged us greatly with your kindness toward us in so many ways. Martha’s surgery is scheduled for Friday, January 29. After a few days in the hospital, we will be home recuperating and hopefully making a very …