The mission of First Baptist Church Bridge City is to: Exalt the Savior, Evangelize the Lost, and Equip the Saved.
First Baptist Church Bridge City
Friday, November 28, 2014
200 W. Roundbunch Rd., Bridge City, Texas

Welcome to First Baptist Church

Bridge City   

Sunday Service Schedule:

Bible Study 9:15 am  Worship at 10:30 am

Mid-week Bible Study and Prayer Service Wednesday's at 6:30 pm

 
Coming Up!
 
 
 
Rejoice always, pray without ceasing, in everything give thanks;
for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.--1 Thessalonians 5:16-18
 
 
 
 
At this time of year our hearts abound with thanksgiving.  We should portray an attitude of thankfulness along with actions that depict our thanks to God.  What a great and mighty God we serve!  Our forefathers certainly recognized this and set aside by proclamation the first Thanksgiving Day. 
 
 
Excerpt from "The Thanksgiving Proclamation", President George Washington, New York, 3 October 1789,
 
"Whereas, it is the duty of all nations to acknowledge the providence of Almighty God, to obey His will to be grateful for His benefits, and humbly to implore His protection and favor; Whereas, both the houses of Congress have, by their joint committee, requested me “to recommend to the people of the United States a day of public thanksgiving and prayer, to be observed by acknowledging with grateful hearts the many and signal favors of Almighty God, especially by affording them an opportunity peaceably to establish a form of government for their safety and happiness!”  Now therefore, I do recommend next, to be devoted by the people of the states to the service of that great and glorious being, who is the beneficent Author of all the good that was, that is, or that will be, that we may then all unite in rendering unto Him our sincere and humble thanks…”   Read full text HERE