Family Night Dinner and Activities

Join your church family tonight for physical and spiritual food.

Taco Salad is our physical food tonight.

Our spiritual food is as follows:

Prayer Meeting

One Together Youth

Cross Training

Choir Practice

Bible Study

Family Dinner Menu and Events for this evening

The Menu Tonight

Taco Salad with Fixings

and Desert

Join us tonight for:

  • Prayer Meeting

  • Choir Practice

  • Cross Training

  • One Together Youth

  • Small Group Studies


Welcome Pastor Bill Henard This August

Join us during the month of August as we welcome Pastor Bill Henard as the senior Pastor of FBCAthens.

He will bring his first message to us on Sunday August 4th at 10:45.

Don’t miss it!

Cross Training Begins Again Next Week

After our great first year, CrossTraining for kids is set to be even better this year!

Beginning August 7th, each Wednesday is packed with FUN activities for our kids! We start things off at 4:30 with KidSing, family dinner at 5:30, then Bible Skills, Drills and Thrills, New City Catechism, Missions and Rec from 6 – 7:30!

This fast-paced, age-graded experience was created to help our families continue to provide a sure and strong foundation in Christ as they raise their children to know and love Jesus!

For more information, see the parent packet on the welcome center in the atrium or in the church office or contact Karen Ellis.

August 2019 Newsletter with a message from Pastor Bill Henard

Come meet and hear from our Senior Pastor Candidate, Dr. Bill Henard

Come meet and hear from our Senior Pastor Candidate, Dr. Bill Henard

On Sunday, Jun 30th at 10:45 am, Dr. Henard will preach during the morning worship. The congregation will vote immediately following the service.


Annual Church Picnic


FBCAthens Vacation Bible School 2019

Welcome to VBS 2019 – we look forward to meeting you soon and discovering how we can “Zoom in and focus on Jesus – In the Wild” and find our place in God’s world for us!! Don’t miss a minute of these exciting morning excursions together at FBC Athens! And remember, your whole family is invited to come on Thursday for our “Family Dinner Excursion” to see all you’ve been learning all week!

Mon – Friday, June 3 – 7, 9 a.m. – noon, Four year olds – just completed 6th grade

McMinn/Meigs Association VBS Training Night

Vacation Bible School is a vital ministry to our community and an excellent way to fulfill the great commission.

Tuesday, April 9th, we host the McMinn/Meigs Assoc. VBS training Night! If you are volunteering as a greeter/ dinner host, please plan on coming to eat anytime after 4:45. Our guests arrive at 5:30 and the conference begins in the Sanctuary at 6 p.m.

Don’t Forget to Adjust Your Clocks Tonight!


Make sure you set your clocks forward tonight before bed so you get up on time for worship tomorrow. Daylight savings time begins at 2:00 am tomorrow morning. That means you will be waking up an hour earlier. Hope to see you all at worship.