January 13, 2019

Join us this Sunday for our 10:30 AM Worship Service as Pastor Glen begins a new 9-week Message Series titled "These Three Things"!

Meaningful Worship
Psalm 95
Money Talks
by Senior Pastor Glen Money
These Three Things
"Faith, hope and love abide, these three..."

Calling on these three sacred commodities, Paul put a heartfelt exclamation point on one of the most loved, beautiful and referenced words of scripture. This triad of virtue makes a clear and succinct statement about what matters, what has great value. They are our most trusted spiritual possessions, and when understood and treasured, they change our lives and those around us. With all the truth and wisdom of the Bible to gather, a clear focus on and commitment to these things has great power. And great potential  ..... READ MORE
FBC 2018 End-Of-Year Financial Report

2018 Budget Goal: $1,350,000

Tithes & Offerings Total: $1,153,870
Other Income Total: $41,492

2018 Final Income Total: $1,195,362

Peter & Paul Bible Study
Our Prism LIFE Group for women and couples is starting an amazing new 15-week Bible Study on Peter & Paul starting THIS Sunday, January 13th, at 9 AM in Room 14!
FBC Prayer Walk -
Final Sunday
You are invited to join some of our Church Members for a Prayer Walk after service this Sunday. The group meets at the East entrance of the Prayer Garden right after service. They will pray for our church and congregation.
ACS Realm -
Church-wide Launch!
This month you will be seeing information about an opportunity for the entire FBC Church family to enroll in ACS Realm! Realm is our secure online Church database. With Realm, you will have access to your profile (including private giving records), ministry groups with which you are involved, you can make your tithes and offerings securely online, set your contact info’s privacy permissions, see the contact information of other members (if granted permission), and much more!

This month you will be receiving a secure email from Just follow the directions to create your own personal password and sign-in to Realm.

If you have any questions as we go through this process, please ask or email John Rice.
FBC Food Pantry -
Help Needed ASAP!
The Food Pantry at FBC St Pete has a new opportunity and new need within the
Ministry. If you have Tuesday mornings available and a pickup truck/large SUV, give John Rice a call or email him at
FBC Pastoral Care
Please let us know when you or a family member is in the hospital, or is in need of a Pastoral visit. Your Church and your Pastoral Staff care so much about you and your family! We want to know when you are in the Hospital, when you are going through a significant life event, or a struggle. Sometimes, in a church our size, the only way we know is when you or a loved one provides us the information. If you would like a Pastoral visit or call, please call the church office or send us an email at:
Costa Rica Mission Trip Interest Meeting
You’re invited to learn about our 2019 Costa Rica Mission Trip with 6:8 Ministries at an Interest Meeting on Sunday, January 20th, in the Church Office Conference Room following Worship. This year’s Trip is scheduled for July 29 – August 5. Contact John Rice for more information.
Habitat for Humanity Work Day
Our local Habitat for Humanity of Pinellas County has refreshed their ReStore location in Clearwater (ReStore is exactly what it sounds like! A Habitat Store that sells gently-used and restored furniture and home items). HFH ReStore needs volunteers on Saturday, 1/26, to serve as Greeters, Donation Volunteers, Electronic Repair, Equipment Testers, and Stockers. This is a little different type of Habitat for Humanity day. Instead of swinging hammers and playing with tools, we’ll be serving in their store and warehouse. Sign-up today by calling the church office or send us an email at:
CBF Seeking Transformation Event
Everyone is invited to a special night of conversations, dinner, and worship during CBF’s Seeking Transformation Event on Sunday, January 27th from 5 to 7:30 PM at Bayshore Baptist Church in Tampa. During this event, CBF will honor our very own Bud Strawn, and you will hear stories of how lives, neighborhoods, villages and nations are being transformed by CBF missions. This event and dinner is FREE. You can see more info and register online at or call Melissa Rodriguez at the CBF Lakeland Office at 863-682-6802.
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Coming Up


13 - Prism Group begins Peter & Paul Study (NEW Start Date)

20 - Costa Rica Mission Trip Interest Meeting (after worship in the Church Office)

21 - Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day - Church Closed

26 - Habitat for Humanity Work Day

27 - CBF Florida Seeking Transformation Event (at Bayshore Baptist - register online)


3 - The Lord's Supper in Worship

3 - Monthly Church-wide Lunch

3 - FBC Food Pantry Food Drive

14 - Valentine's Day

18 - Presidents' Day

23 - FBC Serve St. Pete Day
Contact Us

First Baptist Church
of St. Petersburg
1900 Gandy Blvd N
St. Petersburg, FL 33702