Fresh Start

Start the New Year right!

New Year, New You is designed to help you learn a skill, explore a new hobby, get control of your financial life, discover more about First Baptist Church, or jump start your spiritual habits. Check out these one-hour, one-time opportunities for exploration, growth and enrichment:



Jan. 29 | 6:30-7:30 PM

Car Care Essentials

Weekley 3321 | Panel Led

Trying to figure out what that funny noise is? Wondering why your dashboard looks like a Christmas tree? Get some tips and tricks on basic troubleshooting techniques and care maintenance essentials.

Exploring a Call to Missions

Weekley 3313 | Led by Mike McClanahan

Is something stirring in you to consider serving in missions? What exactly is a call from God to serve on the mission field? What’s your next step? Whether you’re a student, a young adult or even a retiree, God may be preparing you for a new journey. This class will provide you with the options to consider and guide you through those next steps.

Financial Peace University Intro

Weekley 3305 | Led by Stuart and Elizabeth Skaggs

If you keep hearing about Dave Ramsey but you’re not sure what the big deal is, come spend an hour learning about the Financial Peace University course we’re offering in February. It could change your financial life!

How to Help Without Hurting

Weekley 3315 | Led by Christie Buchanan RN, & Darla Kell

Jesus calls us to help the poor. Yet is there a right way to help without actually causing more harm in the long run? This session will provide a Christ-centered understanding of the right way to help that avoids unhealthy dependency. Using class participation, this session will help you distinguish the difference between relief and development. It will demonstrate how communities can create sustainable solutions for the poor.

How to Read the Bible and Stick With It

Weekley 3317 | Led by Chuan Anderson

This one-session class will provide tips for making Bible reading a lifestyle and love; a delight, instead of a duty. Learn to overcome obstacles of distraction, boredom, setbacks and guilt when taking on and getting behind in a Bible reading plan. Discover the wisdom, encouragement and daily guidance God gives us through the direct reading of Scripture.
Take on the joyful challenge of reading through the Bible.

Intro to Precepts Bible Study

Weekley 3309 | Led by Vicki Louallen

Have you thought about participating in a Precepts Bible Study but not sure what is involved? Here is your chance to experience an actual introduction session of Becoming a Friend of the Faithful God – A Study on Abraham without making a commitment to join the ongoing weekly study that begins in February. A book is not required for this introduction session.

Leaving a Legacy

Weekley 1101 | Led by Bill Gruenewald

The legacy and influence of our life can continue long after we are gone. Through the minister of Tennessee Baptist Foundation you will have an opportunity to discover how you can bless your church for generations to come.

One Pot Winter Wonders

Hearthside Room | Led by Angie Buck

It may be cold outside, but Angie will show you how to warm hearth and home with four make-ahead recipes that are sure to become family favorites.

Worship 101

Weekley 3319 | Led by Josh Waugh

Have you ever wondered why we do the things we do in Sunday morning worship services? Do you want to have a deeper connection with worship in the church? In this class, we will learn the biblical foundation of worship, get a behind-the-scenes look at planning Sunday morning services at FBCH and how we seek to connect every generation to God, others and service through worship.