Christmas Eve Candlelight Communion Service
December 24, 2017, 5:00 PM
  December 2017  
Upcoming Events


Awana Grand Prix Workshop
12:00 PM
on the North end of the church
Youth LIFE
6:00 PM
in the Refuge
Adult Bible Study
6:00 PM
in the Sanctuary


Mother's Day Out
8:30 AM to 1:00 PM


FBC Staff Christmas Drop-In
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
join the office staff for Christmas treats
Christmas Caroling
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
back to the church following for Chili and sandwiches
Awana Christmas Party
6:30 PM to 7:45 PM




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  • Sunday, December 17th @ 8:00 a.m. in the Fellowship Hall
  • Awana Grand Prix Workshop on Sunday, December 17 @ noon
  • Church Office Open House Wednesday, Dec. 20th 10:00 a.m.- noon
  • Mothers Day Out Christmas Program
  • The Celebration Choir preforming “Christmas in His Presence”
  • Six new deacons were ordained on December 10th at FBC
  • Deacons, Staff, and Spouses Christmas Dinner
  • “Squares and Prayers” Sewing Group Christmas Party
  • 844 shoeboxes from our community were delivered!
  • Our sanctuary is decorated for Christmas!
  • Mr. Mick Siler teaching the Kids Praise Choir about rhythm.
  • These ladies packed 56 extra boxes at the Shoebox Packing Party!
  • PrimeTimers take a field trip for dinner and a movie!
  • FBC Sheridan is ALL IN!
  • Kinders and 1st graders learning to tell their "friends" about Jesus
  • YAMS enjoy dinner at Abe's Ole Eat Place
  • Awana kids meet our local heroes
  • Youth Event in the Student Refuge




We are a Southern Baptist church located in Sheridan, Arkansas.  Our mission is to love God fully and to share His love with all people, growing together in obedience to His Word, serving in the example of Christ, and going ino the world with the Good News,  We invite you to come serve with us! Please browse through the various areas of our website to learn more about our church!




Each week on Wednesday evening, we share our "First Family Meal" together in the Fellowship Hall from 5:30 pm until 6:15 pm. We invite you to join us as we fellowship and get to know one another better. The cost is just $4 for adults and $2 for kids age 8 and under, with a family maximum of $12.

Wednesday, December 13th: Taco Salad, Mexican beans, corn dogs, dessert,  lemonade, and iced tea. Team 3

Wednesday, December 20th: NO MEAL- HOLIDAY
Wednesday, December 27th: NO MEAL- HOLIDAY
Wednesday, January 3rd: NO MEAL- HOLIDAY
Wednesday, January 10th: Fried chicken, mashed potatoes with gravy, green beans, glazed carrots, salad bar, rolls, dessert, lemonade, and iced tea. Team 4
Wednesday, January 17th: AWANA Gran Prix -  Food may be purchased for $1 per item: Hot dogs, chips, canned drink, and brownie.  Youth Team

Join Us at First Baptist Church Sheridan!



Please call our church office if you have a Sunday School class Christmas party or other holiday event that you would like placed on the December calendar or advertised in our church media.




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Contact Information  
First Baptist Church Sheridan
1201 South Rock Street
Sheridan, Arkansas 72150
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Phone (870)942-2211
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Men's Prayer Breakfast

All men of the church are invited to a Prayer Breakfast on Sunday, December 17th at 8:00 a.m. in the Fellowship Hall. A meal of pancakes, sausage, juice, and coffee will be provided. Join us for a time of fellowship and prayer.

Church Wide Pot-Luck Dinner

Join us for a Churchwide Pot-Luck Dinner on Sunday, December 17th at 11:00 a.m. in the Fellowship Hall. Bring your favorite side, salad, or dessert to go with fried chicken provided by the church. The Mae John Swaty class will host.

Awana Grand Prix Workshop

All Awana Clubbers are invited to the Grand Prix Car Workshop on Sunday, December 17th at noon on the north end of the church under the covered drive through. Come get help building your car! Kits can be purchased from Fara Newkirk for $7. 

Office Staff Open House

The FBC Church Office Staff invites you to an Open House Brunch on Wednesday, December 20th from 10:00 a.m. until noon. Come enjoy a cup of hot coffee or cider and our favorite holiday snacks. 

Let's Go Christmas Caroling

Everyone is invited to join the FBC Youth in Christmas Caroling at the homes of some of our elderly or homebound members on Wednesday, December 20th from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. We will meet at The Refuge and  return to the church afterwards for supper.  Bring your favorite chili, soup, or sandwiches. Fun for the entire family!

Candlelight Communion

Christmas Eve Candlelight Communion Service on December 24th at 5:00 p.m. in the sanctuary. 

Rest Stop for Young Ladies

Each Wednesday evening, young women are invited to join us in Bible study and prayer. It's a great time to "re-charge" in the middle of each week!

Regular Schedule  
Office Hours
  • Monday-Friday 9:00 am. - 3:00 p.m.
  • Sunday School
    – 9:00 AM to 9:50 AM
  • Morning Worship
    – 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
  • Kids Praise Choir
    – 5:50 PM to 7:00 PM
  • LIFE Groups
    – 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
  • Evening Bible Study
    – 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
  • Youth LIFE
    – 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
  • Mothers Day Out (During the school year)
    – 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM
  • Squares & Prayers (First and Third Wednesdays)
    – 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
  • First Family Meal
    – 5:30 PM to 6:15 PM
  • Mid-Week Bible Study
    – 6:30 PM to 7:15 PM
  • AWANA for Kids
    – 6:30 PM to 7:45 PM
  • Ladies Rest Stop
    – 6:30 PM to 7:45 PM
  • Youth ELEVATE
    – 6:30 PM to 7:45 PM
  • Adult Choir Practice
    – 7:30 PM to 8:15 PM
  • Mothers Day Out (During the school year)
    – 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM
  • Enerized Women Exercise
    – 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
  • Food Pantry (Second Saturday of each Month)
    – 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM