Being the best FBC we can be

FBC is a unique faith community and being part of the wider Baptist whanau is so important to us. But what does that actually mean, and why is that important? Rachel Roche, who is part of FBC and works for the Northern Baptist Association, will help us unpack what it means to Read more…

Prophetic Encouragement : Part 1

We are called to be people who speak God’s words, that will bring encouragement, comfort and edification. This Sunday we look at 1 Corinthians 14 and Ezra 3 to consider how prophetic words can change lives and inspire God’s people into action. “For all of you can prophesy, one by Read more…

Better Together

Better Together | Nicole Camacho. This week we get to delve into the beauty of interpersonal relationships and how important they are to us as a church family, especially in times of change. I have the honour of drawing on my very own (recently submitted) thesis to illustrate how God Read more…

Single+Awesome

Single + Awesome | Sacha OlsonThis Sunday we will be gathering around tables to discuss the topic of Singleness. The Bible says some pretty bold things about the life of a single person and it also teaches us some important truths about how we can be Church family to one Read more…

Mission-shaped relationships

Tim Palmer + Josh van de Worp.We conclude our “Renew Together” series, as we pray for and support our work overseas with NZ Baptist Missionary Society. We’ll be taking up a special offering during the service, specifically for the work of NZBMS. I’d like to ask you to prayerfully consider Read more…

See I am doing a new thing

Isaiah 43:19 – 21 | Tim Palmer. We are living through a time of huge global change. Life for our churches here, and our mission globally, is not the same as it once was. We aren’t going back to the past; we are being called into a new reality. “Do Read more…