Join Us This Sunday at First Baptist Church in Beverly!
Summer Schedule is in Effect
Our summer schedule for worship is 9:30 AM. We invite all to continue to gather with us in our air-conditioned Sanctuary each week throughout the summer until Rally Day.
8:00 AM — Communion in the Woods
Join us in the woods at Beverly Commons Conservation Area (Greenwood Avenue in Beverly Farms) for an alternative worship opportunity this Sunday morning. Kent Harrop will lead us in a mindful walk (walking in silence) as we listen for the ways in which the Creator is speaking to us through creation. This silent morning walk will culminate in the ritual of communion.
9:30 AM — Worship at FBC Beverly
Join us in our air-conditioned Sanctuary as we continue our Summer Worship Series: An Altar in the World, based on the book by Barbara Brown Taylor. Kent Harrop will deliver our message, “The Practice of Saying No”, based on Chapter 8 of An Altar in the World and communion will be prepared and served by our Deacons this week in worship. Our Music Director, Esther Redington, has planned special music for this Sunday’s service.
10:00 AM — Beverly Homecoming Worship
This annual Homecoming service, hosted by Second Congregational Church, will be held at Lynch Park in Beverly.
Join Us in Worship Each Sunday in August!
Sunday, August 9th: Guest Sermon by Rev. Craig Collemer.
Craig retired from the FBC Ministerial Team several years ago. Let’s give a warm welcome back! Rev. Julie Flowers will be back from vacation and leading in worship.
Sunday, August 16th: Rev. Julie Flowers will be preaching on “The Practice of Felling Pain”, inspired by Chapter 10 in An Altar in the World.
Sunday, August 23rd: We will continue our exploration of An Altar in the World as Rev. Julie Flowers shares a message about “Being Present to God”, which our book discussion groups will meet to discuss as they cover Chapter 11.
Sunday, August 30th: Join us in worship for a Dialogue Sermon by Kent Harrop and Julie Flowers as we conclude our summer worship series with learning “The Practice of Pronouncing Blessings”, inspired by Chapter 12 in An Altar in the World.
Words to Know
A glossary of words used at FBC during worship.