Community Easter Service - Sunday, April 14   
The Strafford Ministerial Alliance invites you to the 2019 Community Easter Service, hosted by First Baptist Church, on Palm Sunday, April 14 at 6:00 p.m.

Strafford 1st Assembly pastor K.C. Harryman will bring the message that evening. The First Baptist Church choir and orchestra will lead us in worship. Bring finger foods to share after the service.

A separate youth service for 7th-12th graders will be hosted by Strafford 1st Assembly at the same time. Pizza will be served there.
KidsNOW Easter Celebration & Egg Hunt - Wednesday, April 17   
Our KidsNOW ministry will celebrate Easter a little early this year! On Wednesday, April 17 from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. (after our FREE family dinner at 6:00), all kids (birth-6th grade) are invited to join us for a special worship rally and egg hunt.

Parents and grandparents are welcome to attend with the children. Our StudentsNOW (7th-12th grade) and LivingNOW (adults) ministries will also be meeting that evening, so bring the whole family!
Good Friday Service - Friday, April 19   
Join us for a special Good Friday service on Friday, April 19 at 7:00 p.m.

Our choir and orchestra will lead us in songs and Scripture readings about Christ's sacrifice, Pastor Rick will bring a message titled “The Scandalous Message of the Cross,” and we will conclude the service by observing the Lord’s Supper.

The service will last approximately one hour.
Easter Sunday - Sunday, April 21   
Gather the family and come celebrate the resurrection at First Baptist Church of Strafford on Easter Sunday, April 21!

We'll start at 8:30 a.m. with a carry-in breakfast fellowship (bring a dish or two to share!), followed by Sunday School classes for all ages at 9:30.

In our Easter worship service at 10:45 a.m., our choir and orchestra will lead us in songs of worship and Pastor Rick will bring a special message titled "The Scene from the Cross." Childcare (birth-4th grade) will be available during the worship service in our early childhood area and children's church.

We hope to see you and your family on Sunday, April 21!
"Blended & Blessed" Livestream Event - Saturday, April 27   
First Baptist Church will be hosting FamilyLife's "Blended & Blessed" conference via livestream on Saturday, April 27 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

This FREE event is for all stepfamily couples, single parents, dating couples with kids, and those who care about blended families.

Lunch and snacks will be provided. Sign up at the Information Desk in the lobby or email if you plan to attend. 

Click HERE for more information about the speakers, schedule, etc.
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Church Calendar   
Click HERE to access the church calendar and keep up-to-date on the events and activities here at First Baptist Church. If you notice an error, please email and we will get it corrected.
Online Giving Now Available!   
You’ve asked for it...and now it’s a reality! First Baptist Church of Strafford now offers three convenient ways to give your tithes and offerings:
  1. Online Giving: Click HERE or the “Give Now” link on the right side of this page and follow the instructions.
  2. Mobile Giving: Click HERE to download the app from the Apple App Store or Google Play Store. Search for “First Baptist Church of Strafford” in the app, click “Give Now,” and follow the instructions.
  3. Cash/Check: Place your check or cash offering in the offering plate as it passes you on Sunday morning.
If you have any questions about our giving options or need assistance with, email

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