Worship is at 11:00 a.m. in the FBCA Sanctuary. Bible study communities will meet at 10:00 a.m.
At this time, reservations are not needed for worship. Masks required.

Upcoming Advent Events

(visit fbca.net/advent2021 for a full list of events)

Folk Advent Service
Wednesday, December 8 @ 6:00 p.m. in the Sanctuary

Our Folk Advent Service has become a beloved tradition of celebrating the simpler days through folk music, storytelling, and Scripture. This year, we welcome Phil & Gaye Johnson, an acoustic Americana duo offering a unique blend of traditional and contemporary Folk, Bluegrass, and Country music.

Advent Pause Concerts
Noonday Concerts, Tuesdays of Advent

These noonday instrumental concerts will be offered in the quiet and reverence of FBCA’s Sanctuary.
They will be a time for calm and beautiful music during this sacred season.

December 7
Tate Addis
Organ

December 14
Tim Owings
Piano

December 21
Hannah Sorrells Tyler
Violin

Awakening Light
An Orchestral Evensong for Advent
Featuring FBCA Chamber Orchestra and Tate Addis, Organist
Sunday, December 12th @ 7:00 p.m.

This concert of Christmas classics, orchestral carols, and an exhilarating work for organ and strings will be a highlight of the Advent season. Classics will include the beautiful “Evening Prayer” from Hansel and Gretel, Bach’s “Wachet Auf,” Corelli’s “Christmas Concerto,” and “Gabriel’s Oboe” from the movie, The Mission.

Six orchestral settings of carols will be offered including “O Come, O Come Emmanuel,” “The Bell Carol,” “Wexford Carol,” and “O Come All Ye Faithful.” The centerpiece will be Margaret Sandresky’s exciting “Dialogue for Organ and Strings.” These sounds of hope, peace, joy, and love will celebrate the dawning of Awakening Light in our hearts and for our world.

FBCA Blood Drive

FBCA Blood Drive

First Baptist Church of Asheville is hosting a Blood Drive on Wednesday, January 5 from 2:30-7:00...

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