February 17, 2016—Please join us on Wednesday evening, February 17th for the first of a community Lenten dinner and worship series. Each evening begins with a delicious free dinner at 6 pm, followed by a meditative worship service at 7 pm. Continue reading “Free Lenten Dinners & Services”
Sunday, January 24—Worship starts at 10:30 am, and Pastor Ken Smith will give a message based on the book of Mark. Our 2016 Annual Meeting will take place at 11:30 am, directly after worship. EVERYONE in the congregation is valued and is encouraged to participate in the annual meeting. Continue reading “Worship and Annual Meeting”
Starting Jan. 7th, Thursday—Women of the Bible Discussion Group
10 am Three Bridges Coffeehouse, Shelton, CT
We invite all women and their friends to join us for coffee, tea or other beverages, excellent food, and challenging and fun conversations. We will start with Eve in the book of Genesis, and work our way through selected inspirational women of the Bible. Our focus will be on how God’s great power, love and grace worked through the women of biblical history. No previous knowledge is necessary. Pastor Ken Smith quips that he will serve as an “honorary woman” as he facilitates these short informal discussions. Location: Three Bridges Coffeehouse, Conti Building, 415 Howe Avenue (CT Route 110), Shelton, CT. Day and time: every Thursday @10 am. Discussions last about an hour.
Continue reading “Women’s Bible Group to Start”
Thursday, December 24, 2015—Please consider joining with us in worship on Christmas Eve, when we will joyfully celebrate the birth of our Savior Jesus Christ. Children and families are welcome. Both traditional carols and contemporary worship music are part of the service, and our pastor, Rev. Ken Smith, will give a short inspirational message. Continue reading “You’re welcome on Christmas Eve!”
Saturday, November 21st, 2015 — Yummy home-style soups, corn bread, coffee, tea, and loads of gently used books will be served up at First Baptist Church of Shelton, CT. Browse and eat while you read, or do take out—it’s your choice! Soups will include cheeseburger cheddar, Continue reading “Soup & Book Sale for Missions”
You are warmly welcome to join us at First Baptist Shelton, CT for worship, Bible study, service to others in the name of Jesus Christ, activities and fellowship together! Continue reading “Fall Schedule”
It’s been an active summer, and God has blessed First Baptist Shelton, CT with beautiful weather; the opportunity to pursue reading, studying, and living his Word; inspiring worship; fun fellowship, music, picnics and activities; and the completion of some projects together – both around the church and in the community. We hope you will continue to check this page as we head into fall!
Resurrection Sunday (Easter), April 5 — We’ll celebrate in worship at First Baptist Church of Shelton, CT at 10:30 am in our sanctuary. Children, families, and all are welcome. You don’t need to be a believer or member to join us. You’re welcome simply to listen and explore your thoughts and feelings about God. Our service is blended in style, with both contemporary praise and traditional music, and a thought-provoking message drawn from scripture by Pastor Ken Smith. Continue reading “Resurrection Sunday / Easter Service”
Shelton, CT — Wednesday, February 25, 2015 — Please join the congregation of First Baptist Church of Shelton, CT and other local congregations for a free, delicious, home-cooked meal, followed by a beautiful community Lenten worship service. Continue reading “Free Dinner and Lenten Worship Service”
Sunday February 22, 2015 — For those who can get to First Baptist Church of Shelton, CT safely (post snow storm), we will worship today at 10:30 am. Sunday School and our Adult Bible Study have been cancelled. If conditions in your neighborhood make it too difficult to get out and drive, we hope to see you next week!