FBC FAMILY CHRISTMAS 2018 - Sunday, December 2nd at 5:00pm. Including carols, children’s nativity play, sharing time
and carry-in dessert bar. Please bring a dessert to share after the program. Individuals, families, Sunday School classes or small groups may sign up on the back window to share a poem, reading, skit or song during the sharing time.

FREE MEAL - First Baptist will be hosting the Free Meal at Grace United Methodist Church on Wed., December 19th. Thanks to everyone that provided groceries and came to help in November. This is an outreach mission that continues to grow. We always need additional volunteers to support this important ministry. We sincerely appreciate every-one’s help and financial support. If you would like to make a monetary donation, checks can be written to First Baptist Church with Free Meal written on the memo line.

MEN'S PRAYER GROUP - Men of Rochester, you are invited to join us for men’s prayer group! We will be meeting Monday, December 10th at the First Baptist Church at 7pm. Any man who has an interest in praising God and being encouraged in their faith should attend! Contact Braden Chandler, 223-2367 if you have any questions.

DECEMBER MISSION FOCUS - “Remember with Love; Give with Gratitude” Retired Ministers and Missionaries fund is our Mission focus for the month of December. Your gifts this month will provide financial support through “The Retired Ministers and Missionaries” throughout American Baptist congregations. This financial support for retired ministers and missionaries was established in 1977. In giving to this ministry, please make your check payable to the church and indicate “RMMO” on the memo line. It is an honor to “take care of those who serve,” as expressed by Rev. Harris of the American Baptist churches USA.

YOUTH GROUP NEWS - Dec. 2nd: Church & Family Christmas Celebration 5:00pm. Food, Fellowship, & Worship!
Dec. 9th - Youth Christmas Party & Movie, At Church 5 to 6:30 pm

Dec. 5 Regular club
Dec. 12 Regular Club - Merry Christmas!!
Dec. 19 No Club
Dec.26 No Club


  • Sunday, December 2nd
    Family Christmas Celebration 5:00pm
  • Wednesday, December 5th
    Morning Bible Study 10:00am; Light Meal 5:30pm; AWANA 6:00 - 7:30pm
  • Thursday, December 6th
    Executive Committee Meeting 7:00pm; Choir 7:00pm
  • Sunday, December 9th
    Youth Christmas Party and Movie
    5:00 - 6:30pm

  • Monday, December 10th
    Men's Prayer Group 7:00pm
  • Tuesday, December 11th
    Church Boards Meeting - Deaconate, Finance, Christian Education 7:00pm
  • Wednesday, December 12th
    Morning Bible Study 10:00am; Light Meal 5:30pm; AWANA 6:00 - 7:30pm; Trustees 6:30pm
  • Thursday, December13th
    Choir 7:00pm
  • Wednesday, December 19th
    Free Meal at Grace: NO AWANA
  • Thursday, December 20th
    Choir Practice 7:00pm
  • Monday, December 24th
    Christmas Eve Service 7:00pm
  • Tuesday, December 25th
    Merry Christmas! CHRIST IS BORN!!!!
  • Wednesday, December 26th
  • Saturday, December 29th
    Men's Fellowship Breakfast 7:00am
  • Monday, December 31st
    New Year's Eve

Contact Information...

First Baptist Church of Rochester
1000 Main Street
Rochester, Indiana 46975