Churchwide

Spiritual Formation Retreat featuring Jennifer Pharr Davis, Alathea and Brew Davis

Sanctuary Flowers
To request a Sunday to provide flowers in worship, please complete this form. Contact FBCA receptionist at 252.4781 for more information.

Student Ministry

Spring Retreat to Fort Caswell - May 26-29
Come celebrate the end of the year in the sand and surf! We'll enjoy discussions, group games, and evening parties, as well as doing our affirmations and Senior Rites of Passage.

Unidiversity Summer Camp - July 17-22
The cost is $275 if registered by January 31. After January 31 the cost will go to $300. A $100 desposit is due at registration.

Missions

FBCA Disaster Relief & Construction Ministry
This ministry responds to help with both local and national disaster relief efforts. This team also helps our local community in ongoing projects like building a ramp for a neighbor in need. Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. at 252.4781.

FBCA Men's Day Ministry
This ministry develops and nurtures friendships with men in our community, who are striving to get their lives back on track after facing homelessness. This ministry meets Monday-Friday at FBCA from 9:00-12:00 p.m. We also provide the men who live at the Veterans Restoration Quarters rides to church on Sunday morning and volunteer bus drivers are needed throughout the year. Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. at 252.4781.

FBCA Help a Teacher
This ministry that helps teachers at Claxton and Jones elementary by preparing learning materials in cutting out shapes, making flashcards and more. Help a teacher shows that we care for our local schools and want to support them. To learn more contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. at 828-525-4781.

FBCA Lunch at the Crossroads Thursdays
This ministry opportunity to give the gift of literacy. Volunteer tutors work one-on-one with adults teaching them to read on Thursday afternoons from 12:30-1:30 p.m. following the Lunch at the Crossroads meal ministry. To learn more contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. at 828-525-4781.

FBCA Lunch Crossroads Literacy Tutor Thursdays
This ministry opportunity to give the gift of literacy. Volunteer tutors work one-on-one with adults teaching them to read on Thursday afternoons from 12:30-1:30 p.m. following the Lunch at the Crossroads meal ministry. Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. at 252.4781.

FBCA Crossroads Afterschool Ministry Wednesdays
Our afterschool ministry provides a place for children in grades K-3 grade, who are at risk of being homeless, to strengthen their educational skills and to provide a caring mentoring relationship with an adult. Volunteers come on Wednesday afternoons during the calendar school year. There are several ways to get involved in this ministry please see below. Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. at 252.4781.

Academy for the Arts (AFTA)

AFTA Registration
The Academy for the Arts (AFTA) offers private and group music lessons. To register at the Academy for the Arts at First Baptist Church of Asheville, please complete this form. Scheduling will be determined once registration is complete. Visit www.academyforthearts.org, call 254.7841, or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.

Asheville Youth Choirs
Asheville Youth Choirs are community choirs open to grades K – 12. The Asheville Youth Choirs include the High School Chorale, Middle School Chorale, Concert Choir, and Prelude Choir, and sing in area churches, civic functions, seasonal concerts, and summer tours. Rehearsals are from 3:00-4:15 p.m. on Sundays at First Baptist Church of Asheville, 5 Oak Street Asheville, NC. Visit www.ashevilleyouthchoirs.org, call 254.7841, or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.