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July 21, 2024
10:15 Service
“Blessed Be Your Name”
“I Speak Jesus”
“There’s Something About that Name”
“What a Beautiful Name”
Message Pastor Ty
“Glory to His Name”
Closing Prayer


Written in Red 5th Annual School Supply Drive Supply Collection: July 1-24 
Items Needed: 
24 count #2 wooden or mechanical pencils 
10 or 12 count colored pencils 
large pink erasers 
4 count black dry erase markers 
4 pack multi colored highlighters 
2 pack red pens 
large glue sticks 
ear buds 
3 subject spiral notebook 
wide-ruled notebook paper 
8 count dividers 
composition notebook 
plastic folder w/ pockets & brads 
trapper keeper notebook 
large pencil bag 
Drop items off at the church office or click here to donate online. School supplies that are collected go to students in: Artesia, Cloudcroft, Hagerman, and Lake Arthur. Last year Written in Red helped 474 students start first day of school with a new backpack and supplies! And you can be a part of the 2024 program.

Seek 1st Flag Football
If you would like to volunteer to coach or referee contact Pastor Ben.
Games: July 22, 29 & August 5, 12
K-2nd 6:30-7:30pm
3-5th 7:30-8:30pm

No Wednesday Night Activities
July 24
Join us at the fairgrounds for Faith & Family Night

Faith & Family Night
Wednesday, July 24
Artesia Horse Council Arena
Eddy County Fairgrounds
Gates open: 6:00pm
Concert: 7:00pm

Promotion Sunday
Sunday, August 11 | 9:00am
1st-5th Grades | Children's Area
6th-12th Grades | Youth Room

First Baptist Church
120th Anniversary Celebration

September 14-22
Saturday, September 14
Prayer Walk and Bike Ride
Continental Breakfast
Sunday, September 15
Biscuits, Bacon and Bible Study
Celebration Service
History Lunch
Tuesday, September 17
55+ Lunch
Wednesday, September 18
Dinner and Celebration Service
Friday, September 20
High School Lunch
Homecoming parade, float, Bulldog football
Family After Game Fellowship
Saturday, September 21
Adult Night Outdoors Dinner
(Childcare provided)
Sunday, September 22
Bible Study
Celebration Service
Lunch for out or town guests

Baptist New Mexican
The Baptist New Mexican will be moving to a digital version. Please contact the church office at 575-748-1308 or click here to update your email address and contact information. In order to continue receiving the Baptist New Mexican and the newsletter from First Baptist Church.

Remind App
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Church happenings: @churchhap
Total Life Center notices: @tlcnotices
Seek 1st Sports: @seek1


Please pray for the following:

Health: Mary King, Sherrie Bratcher, Benny Boyse, Cynda Newberry, Sylvia Haldeman, Wilma Bach, Christian Bowen, Faye Hamner, Shelley Stickler, Tanya Bussa, Jeanne Anderson, Glenn & Cheryl Hinkle, Steve Anderson, Culy Hawkins

Recovery: Sharon Northrip, Manny Barrera, Melton Campbell

Missions: Tim Easley (November),


Please pray for Ruidoso.

Please pray for Israel.

Please pray for those facing extreme weather challenges.


Ways to give: online, in the app, mail a check, give in the offering or place a check in the locked black mailbox on the corner of 4th and Grand Ave.

Giving opportunities


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