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A Weekend with the Ugandan Children’s Choir

The children in the Ugandan Kids Choir bring a message of hope—sharing the power of God’s love through traditional music and dance. As they tour the US, they delight audiences with their high-energy...

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Struggling with the Orlando Massacre…

A Message from ABCORI Executive Minister, Rev. Dr. Tom Wiles All of us were shocked when we learned of the tragic shooting at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, FL, last Sunday. The statistics...

Last Sunday at First (May 15, 2016)

Sunday, May 15 was Pentecost Sunday. Happy Birthday to the Church. The day began with a discussion on the struggle for marriage equality in Rhode Island led by Dawn Euer and Ken Fish....

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One Great Hour of Sharing

It is time again for the One Great Hour of Sharing special offering. By the grace of God, we are given the opportunity to share our gifts and resources with our brothers and...

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Installation of Rev. Jamie Washam

Sunday, May 1 was the official installation of Jamie Washam as our 37th settled minister. When the pastoral search committee began their work, they contacted former pastors for recommendations. Rev. Kate Jacobs (Pastor...

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Last Sunday at First (April 17, 2016)

Last Sunday, we began a series in the Adult Forum at 10 AM on Intimacy, Marriage, and Family. Pastor Jamie began the discussion by talking about what the Bible says about marriage. On...

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Emergency Relief to Japan and Ecuador

Thanks to your donations to the One Great Hour Of Sharing collection each year when disaster strikes, International Ministries of the American Baptist Churches USA can respond quickly. $7000 was sent to the...

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Last Sunday at First – Happy Easter

Easter morning at FBCIA began with breakfast. Breakfast was followed by some very excited children (and adults) scurrying around the grounds in search of eggs. Next came the worship service with brass, organ,...

Last Sunday at First (March 21, 2016)

The Palm Sunday Worship began with the quartet singing “God So Loved the World”. Next Sunday is the last Sunday we will be collecting the America for Christ offering. Please remember to bring...