Know, Grow, Serve as Students

Youth High School Mission Trip to Washington D.C.

partnering with Praying Pelican Missions

July 10-16

The cost is $500 which includes transportation, lodging, and meals.  An initial non refundable deposit of $100 is due no later than Sunday, May 2nd to reserve your spot.  The second payment ($200) or full balance ($400) is due no later than Sunday, May 30th.  All remaining balances are due Sunday, June 27th.

Sign up through Eventbright is free! You may bring a check to the student ministry office or give through our website at https://discoverfbc.org/give/ ,in the subject field please include ‘Youth Mission Trip – Students name’. Please email Elizabeth Chao and let her know you have paid.

After you make your deposit, you will be emailed further registration information through our partner Praying Pelican Missions that would need to be completed before you are officially registered for the trip.

Middle School Mission Trip

Atlanta, GA • July 21-22

Your middle school youth has an amazing opportunity to go and be on mission this summer! We will travel to Atlanta, Georgia the morning of Wednesday, July 21st. We will spend the day doing a fun, safe activities. We will overnight at a hotel in the Atlanta area and will then serve the morning of Thursday, 22nd at The Stewart Center. Our ministry will be focused on preparing care packages for local families and learning about the Stewart Center. In other words, we will not have any direct contact with the community members which they serve as per their current policy. After we conclude, we will grab lunch and head back to Augusta and look to be back at First Baptist Church on the afternoon on the 22nd.

Our goal is that every youth will rise in their faith of Jesus Christ and their expression of his love in our world. Come join us for an amazing weekly youth experiences and let’s rise together!

YOUTH MINISTRY PODCAST

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Sunday Mornings

Bible Study

9:40 a.m.  – 10:40 a.m. on the 2nd floor of the Walton building

Every Sunday, students gather for fellowship and Bible Study on the second floor of the Walton Education Building. Mornings begin with gathering, fellowship, and many times food. Each age group has their own meeting space, style, and format while working through the study together.

Middle School – The Harbor

9th/ 10th Grade – The Loft

11th/ 12th – The Spot

Sunday Evenings

Rise Youth Worship

5:45 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. in the Missions Activity Building

5:45 – 6:30 – Food and Fellowship

6:30 – 7:30 – Youth Worship

Rise Youth Worship is a time of fun and fellowship with each other and more importantly a worship time that is specifically designed for youth aged students.

College Ministry

An active and growing College Ministry is an important part of our life at FBC Augusta.

With active local college campuses, our college students are comprised of both students who have grown up at FBC Augusta, along with many who have made Augusta their temporary home while in college.  David and Ruth Crews and David and Nancy Keel direct the college ministry.  Activities include weekly off campus Bible studies, fellowships, and retreat weekends.  We hope to have you join us.

Weekly Schedule

Tuesdays at 7 p.m. – Off campus Bible study at the home of David and Ruth Crews.  Dinner is served!

Sundays at 9:40 a.m.  – Sunday morning Bible Study on the 2nd floor of the Walton building Room 201.  Breakfast is served!

Off Campus Bible Studies

Off Campus Bible studies are times for students to meet in homes in our local community and go deeper into study of scripture with adult leaders.  Please contact the church office for addresses and contact information for each Bible study.

Middle School Girls Only (6th – 8th grade)

1st and 3rd Thursday of August through May from 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

High School Girls Only (9th – 12th grade)

Every Tuesday night of August through May from 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

High School Boys Only (9th – 12th grade)

Every Thursday night of August through May from 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Scholarships

Scholarship applications for 21/22 are due by June 30, 2021.

The Education and Scholarship Committee invites eligible students to apply for the following scholarships:

Kennedy Scholarship

Sacred Music Scholarship

Theological Education Scholarship

For scholarship requirements and application, click here: https://discoverfbc.org/2020-scholarships/

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