In the language of the New Testament Greek, the word deacon means servant. Our First Baptist Church deacon body is made up of men from our congregation that are gifted in serving the body of Christ.
Our Deacon Ministry
What do deacons do at FBC?
* Each deacon is assigned families to stay in touch with and to address their prayer needs.
* Assist in hospital visitations and shut in's.
* Assist in small projects that members can no longer able to do.
* Be an encouragement to the congregation and send encouraging notes as needed.
* Assist in the Lords Supper
* Assist in the taking up of the offering
If you have an emergency please contact the following deacon for week of July 17, 2016:
Charlie Whiteside 903.984.9478
Harvey McClendon 903.985.2382