FBC Jonesboro
Thursday, March 26, 2015

News & Events

REMEMBER: On Good Friday, April 3 at 7 pm, come for a service of remembrance, reflection, confession and hope led by Pastor Mel, Pastor Scott, and the Jonesboro Choir and Orchestra. Childcare is available for age three and younger.

On Easter Sunday, April 5 at 8 am and 10:45 am, there will be a time of rejoicing, victory and declaration led by Pastor Mel, Pastor Scott, and the Jonesboro Choir and Orchestra. (There is no evening service on Easter.)

Community Changers Student Mission Trip
April 6-9
The middle school and high school students will intentionally share the love of Jesus Christ in the community through evangelism and service projects. Students will be staying at Strong Rock Christian School in Locust Grove. Cost is $69. Deposit is $25. Sign-down is underway and closes March 25. Contact the Student Office for details. Click here for pay on-line.

Real Talk
Tuesday, April 14, 6:30 pm
Come hear Sheretta Kelly share her very real and honest testimony of experiencing rough times, anger, resentment and the challenges of raising three special needs children. Hear how God literally saved her and changed her desires and her life.  The interview will be followed by current, relevant and very real teaching by Melody. Real Talk will be held Tuesday, April 14 (new date). Doors open at 6 pm; interview begins at 6:30 pm. Coffee and desserts are offered for a small fee.

Join the Choir & Orchestra
Rehearsals each Wednesday

The Jonesboro Worship Choir and Orchestra welcomes new singers and musicians.

CHOIR: The choir welcomes everyone 18 years or older who loves Jesus, is passionate about leading worship, can commit to weekly rehearsals and services, and can carry a tune! Auditions not required for choir participation. Rehearsals are held at 6:45 pm in the Choir Room.
ORCHESTRA: Orchestra participation requires at least two years of experience on an instrument. Woodwinds, brass, strings and percussion are welcome. Rehearsals are held at 6:45 pm in the Worship Center.

For information, contact Gini Muncus in the music office at ginimuncus@fbcjonesboro.com or call 770.478.6710.

Discipleship Classes
Spring Semester 2015
Check out our Discipleship classes. Click here for a list of Discipleship Classes.

Beach Trip
July 20-24
The College & Young Adult ministry has announced a Beach Trip to Fort Myers, Florida July 20-24, 2015. Enjoy the beach, serving and worship. Cost is $120; $20 non-refundable deposit is due July 13. See Mike Blackaby or Cress Welch for payment or register on-line (coming soon).

New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary 

New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary has now launched a fully accredited extension center at First Baptist Jonesboro. Programs include Certificate Level, Bachelor Degree, Master Degree and Doctorate of Ministry (in the near future). To find out more, click here.

Get the FBJ Church App
for Android, i-Phone, Windows
First Baptist Jonesboro has launched a church app for your smart phone (Android, i-Phone, Windows). You will be able to listen to sermons, connect to FBJ’s social media (Facebook, Twitter and website) and follow a Bible reading/listening plan. Go to http://get.theapp.co/e596.