Welcome to the First Baptist Church of Norwich
239 West Main Street Norwich, Connecticut 06360
Phone: 860-889-0369
E-mail: fbcnorwich@gmail.com
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Worship Service
on Sunday Morning
at
9:30 AM
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First Baptist Church

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First Baptist Church
239 West Main St
Norwich, CT  06360

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* Ongoing Ministry
* Local Missions
* Because We Care Team
* Decan's Fund
* Youth Ministry
* Mission Trip
* New Kitchen Fund
* Camp Wightman    
Scholarships
* College Scholarships
* Food Pantry
A Quick Look at Upcoming Events

Sunday Morning at First Baptist Church
Join us for Sunday Morning Worship at 10:30
AM, and Sunday School at 9:15 AM.


Our Food Pantry Needs Your Help
The First Baptist Church food pantry is in need
of non-perishable food items!   The food pantry
serves 8-10 local families in need.  Each month
we have a different food item which we will ask
for, helping us to build up the supply of the
most in-demand items.  

Church Office Hours:
Monday, Wednesday through Friday
9 AM - 1 PM
Tuesday 1 PM - 5 PM
Reverend Sam Chesser

Out pastor at First
Baptist Church is
Rev. Sam Chesser

He is compelling
and energizing

For more info on
Pastor Sam
click here
Schedule of the Church
for the week of
March 15, 2015

Tuesday
7:00 PM- Choir Practice

Wednesday
5:30 PM - Brownies
7:00 PM - Ecumenical Weds.
Night Lenten Service at       
Park Congregational Church

Thursday
7:00 p.m. - Deacons

 
Saturday
8:30 a.m. - Iron Sharpens
Iron Conference in Hartford  
(see info below)

Sunday - Fifth Sun. of Lent
9:15 AM - Sunday School
10:30 AM - Worship Service
7:00 PM - Bible Study
Ethnic and Cultural Ministries

Iglesia Hispana De Norwich
Las Buenas Nuevas
Sundays at 1:00 pm
Worship in Spanish
Check out Our Youth and Family Ministries

Our Sunday School Program meets weekly at
9:15 AM for all ages.

Nursery Care is provided during worship. The
children in third grade and under will be able
to leave for the nursery following the
Children's moment. We are always looking for
volunteers to help out in our nursery, if you
are interested please call the church office.

Our Mission Work at the Interfaith Luncheon
On the third Sunday of each odd month, we
cook a meal for between forty and eighty needy
people at St. Mark's Lutheran Church. It is a
great ministry and the people are so
appreciative. We are always looking for help
with set up and serving. If you are interesting
in giving us a hand, please speak to Cynthia
Strouse.
Tell Me the Stories of Jesus
Ecumenical Wednesday Night Lenten
Worship Series








March 18th
Park Congregational Church
The Persistent Widow, Pastor
Jacob Juncker preaching

March 25th
Lee Memorial United
Methodist Church
The Prodigal Son,
Rev. Sara Ofner-Seals preaching

All services are at 7pm with
fellowship and refreshments following
the service

In the event of inclement weather,
please check the website and/or
facebook page of the host church for
cancellation notices.
Iron Sharpens Iron Conference

Every year, a delegation of men
from the First Baptist Church go to
the annual Iron Sharpens Iron
conference, a men’s ministry
conference held in Hartford, CT.  
This year, the conference will be
held on Saturday, March 21st from
8:30AM-4:55PM.  If you are
interested in going, please see Curt
Brockway ASAP for more details.  
Some of the sessions planned for
this year’s conference:

“Don’t Take it to Your Grave:
Living Out Your Story”

“For Whom and Why Are You
Working?”

“The Power of a Father’s Blessing”

“Thinking Like a Christian:
Why Worldview Matters”