The GO Team supports individual and group mission trips and projects financially, prayerfully and by providing team members. We join with other churches and organizations in a focus on sharing the Gospel around the world.
First Baptist has been active in Operation Christmas Child for a number of years and serves as a Drop Off Location for the local area. Each shoebox packed is a Gospel Opportunity to children who would otherwise never receive a Christmas gift or hear about the Savior. Millions of children and families around the world have been saved through a simple gift and your participation. You can find out more at Samaritan's Purse Website National Drop Off week is November 16-23, 2020 at over 5,000 locations. One of those locations is 171 Hickory Ave!
Children's Mission groups meet on Wednesday nights at 6:30pm. Mission Friends-preschool-kindergarten; Girls in Action - girls grades 1-5; Royal Ambassadors- boys grades 1-5. The children learn about missionaries and where they serve. They also get involved in local missions and how to be active in sharing the love of Jesus to all our neighbors.
Our church family partners annually with Florida Baptist Children's Home Mother's Day offering, North American Mission Board Annie Armstrong Easter Offering, International Mission Board Lottie Moon Christmas Offering, and more!
Acteens is for Youth girls grades 6-12 and meets on Wednesdays at 5:15pm. Acteens have a busy yearly schedule in which they focus on missionary support and outreach, local mission projects, and various enrichment opportunities. They always find time for fun too!