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Organized in 1802 as “a spiritual home for Baptists moving to the new federal city,” the First Baptist Church of the City of Washington, D.C., has been welcoming believers from across the country and around the world ever since. Today, First Baptist is a congregation made up of families and young adults from across the National Capital Region. We invite you to learn more about our leadership, history and who we are by browsing through the tabs on the right.
CHURCH SCHOOL 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
SUNDAY SERVICE 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
this week in worship
SUNDAY, December 15, 2013
3rd SUNDAY OF ADVENT - JOY
"A Young Woman Sings for Joy"
Text: Luke 1:46b-47
Rev. Dr. Stan Hastey preaching
Isaiah 35:1-10Luke 1:46b-55James 5:7-10Matthew 11:2-11
Prelude"Veni Emmanuel"Calvin Hampton, 1982 Gradual "Thou Shalt Know Him"Mark Sirett, 1995The Chancel Choir Prayer"Go and Tell John What You See and Hear"Lloyd Pfautsch Offertory"My Soul Exalts the Lord" (Magnificat)(Transcribed by Bach from Duet in Cantataio)J. S. Bach, C. 1736BWV 648 Postlude"Prepare the Way, O Zion," Bereden Vag For HerranSetting by Paul Manz, 1990