MAY 24th 2014,  7am to 11am

First   Baptist will be hosting it’s fundraising pancake breakfast as part of Bennington's Mayfest celebration. The proceeds from the breakfast go to the building  improvements of the church.  Tickets are $6 for adults, 4$ for children, and $20 for the family. If you know of an area  business that can sponsor the meal, please come by the office to pick up a  sponsorship form.  Sponsors get  two  free  tickets and their  names  or  messages are  printed  on  the   breakfast placemat.   Contact  the  church  office at  442-2105  for more information.




Holy Week and Easter Schedule 

April 13—Palm Sunday @ 9:30 AM  (Sanctuary)
                            Palm Procession

 April 17—Maundy Thursday (Colgate Hall)

                6 PM (Potluck)  7 PM (Communion)

 April 20—EASTER @ 9:30 AM (Sanctuary)

The Church Life Board is asking for volunteers to help with the candy hunt (buying plastic eggs, candy,  filling eggs, hiding the eggs). If you can help or have questions contact Rhonda Harmon at or 802-6885205. The church life board also asks congregants to please bring a dish to share for Easter Brunch.




 First Baptist Spring Tag Sale is coming!!!

FRIDAY, MAY 2nd 3PM - 6PM and SATURDAY, May 3rd: 10AM - 1PM

 Bring in spring/summer clothes, household items, and anything else in clean and useable condition (No TV’S please) by Monday, April 28, 2014.    If you are interested in volunteering for the tag sale contact Grace Becker-Wilson,  Lisa Flynn or the church office. To arrange a pick up date and time for items you cannot transport please call 442-4970 or 447-1605.




Bennington Free Library Book Sale

The library's annual book sale will be held at First Baptist on  Friday April 25 from 6p.m. to 9 p.m. and Saturday April 26th from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission on  Friday  is $10 and  Saturday's admission is FREE! For more details contact the library at  802-442-9051 or



“Practical Discussion of Christian Forgiveness” 5 Thursday Evenings March 6 – April 10, 2014 6:00 – 7:00 pm at First Baptist Church.  All are welcome.  Begin with us on March 6th.  Time can be adjusted to accommodate attendees.  If you plan to attend and will need child-care notify Pastor or Church Office.