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God's Gift of Relationships

Along with the Bible and prayer, relationships with fellow believers can be used as a powerful help during the tough times of life.  In His sover...

4 Things Jesus Did For You

4 Things Jesus Did for YouGrowing up in a Christianized culture, I often heard the following axiom — “Jesus loves you!”  The words are so familia...

Upward Sports

With the fall months upon us, we are getting ready to have Upward sports return. Upward sports is an organization that helps reach kids K5-5th grade w...

4 Reasons People Don't Believe in God

4 Reasons People Don’t Believe in God Recently during family devotions, I was teaching my children Bible truths concerning creation. We paused for a...

Offering Envelopes

God is so good!  He has given us all that we have and tells us to “Go into all the world and preach the gospel” (Mark 16:15).  God has bless...

How to Forgive

How to Forgive Many believers know that forgiveness is important, but few know how to practice it. When bitter feelings bubble up, it can seem impos...

Sunday School & Discipleship

I hope everyone had a great summer.  I am excited about all that is happening at First Baptist Church.  We had a fantastic summer of Falls C...

Unity

Unity is a hallmark of healthy churches.  The Bible describes the earliest Christian gathering by saying, “Now all the believers were together an...

Falls Creek 2016

The focus of the teaching in 2016 will be on sharing the Gospel message of our ONE GREAT GOD. The focal verse is Isaiah 45:22, “Turn to Me and be save...

Rest

Why Rest?In our frantic, fast-paced society, rest is becoming a hot commodity.  Overloaded schedules, misplaced priorities, and a plethora of dem...

First Faces

Who would you say are the “First Faces’ of FBC Lawton?  Most of us would probably say – “well, that would be our Pastor – our Staff – probably ou...

Fellowship Groups

­Fellowship.  The Scriptures teach us of the need to fellowship with other believers.  We need a place where we can get one-on-one and life-...

4 Reasons The Bible is True

4 Reasons the Bible is TrueThe Bible never argues explicitly for its own validity. However, when it’s held up in comparison to other religious writin...

Getting Connected

The development of our website has made it an exciting time for us here at FBC. We had laid out an outline on launching our new site at a later time, ...

A Filter For the Fallen World

A Filter for A Fallen World Life in the information age can be tough. Each day seems to bring reports of tragedies and terrible things—mass shootings...

Men's Ministry

The newly formed Men’s Ministry Team has been organized by our staff to assist in the future growth of our church.  The team’s priorities are ali...

Why don't we give?

Why We Don’t Give Christians are called to be cheerful givers (see 2 Corinthians 9:7).  We should regularly give a portion of our time, talents ...

Celebration Choir and Orchestra Resumes

The Celebration Choir and Orchestra will return to the choir loft beginning Sunday, August 7th. If you would like to join the worship ministries, this...

Why Money Matters

Giving is a controversial subject amongst 21st century American believers.  It seems that many are shy to talk about money.  This is ironic, when one ...

Children's Musical & Operation Christmas Child

 Throughout life, there are days where our schedule is jammed packed with activities, appointments and obligations and other days seem a bit more...

2 Ways to Make a Difference

2 Ways to Make a DifferenceMuch is made today of the decline of the church.  Secular news outlets and denominational agencies are both reporting ...

3 Reasons Why We Don't Share Our Faith

3 Reasons Why We Don’t Share Our FaithShortly before ascending into heaven, Jesus gave His earliest followers an edict.  We commonly refer to it ...

3 Things to Know about See You at The Pole

3 Things to Know About See You At the Pole 1. What is See You at the Pole? See You at the Pole™, the global day of student prayer, began in 1990 as ...

Living Christmas Tree

The Living Christmas TreeThe 36th Living Christmas Tree (LCT) is quickly approaching. If you are unfamiliar with this annual event, here are a few det...

Children's Ministry Update

Summer is coming to a close, which means that AWANA is starting for the Children’s and Preschool Ministry. This summer we had a blast attending CrossT...

Living by the Lord's Leadership

Living by The Lord’s Leadership Often times I struggle with wondering what will happen in the future. What does God have in store for me? Will my ch...

AWANA

AWANA AWANA is starting soon! On August 17 we will have the Back 2 School Bash, at this event we will be signing kids up for this outstanding program...

What Should I Give?

When it comes to the issue of Christian stewardship, debates swirl concerning the exact amount that one should give. Many opt for a strict “tithe,” pr...

Church Clean Up

As the new Properties Superintendent of First Baptist Church, I would first like to thank my church for your overwhelming support and encouragement as...