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Minister of Music, Arts and Worship

Position Title: Minister of Music, Arts, and Worship Reports to: Executive Director Classification: Full-time FBCLG is a 5,000-member intergenerational community that is growing and moving boldly into its future. We are rooted in tradition, growing in innovation and transforming lives as we meet the needs of God’s people in real-time. The vision for First Baptist Church of Lincoln Gardens [READ MORE]

2023-04-01T16:43:27-04:00April 1st, 2023|Employment Opportunities|

Social Media Specialist

Social Media Specialists (Volunteer) FBCLG is an online church with an in-person option. Therefore, it is essential that we provide our virtual community with an intimate and engaging experience that is not bound by space and location. Social media is a critical means to creating opportunities to fellowship and participate in ministry. The Social Media [READ MORE]

2023-04-01T15:17:19-04:00February 3rd, 2023|Volunteer Opportunity|

FBCLG Receives $25,000 to Promote Health Equity in Black and Brown Communities

First Baptist Church of Lincoln Gardens (FBCLG) recently received a $25,000 grant from Saint Peter’s Healthcare System (SPHS) to address social determinants that lead to inequitable healthcare for African American and Latinx communities. “This grant will support our holistic approach to ministry,” says Rev. Danté R. Quick, Ph.D., FBCLG senior pastor. Since Rev. Quick’s arrival [READ MORE]

2022-12-13T23:03:16-05:00December 7th, 2022|News Release|

Rooted in Tradition, Growing in Innovation: FBCLG Offers a New Twist on the Concept of Freedom Schools

Registration begins Monday, Apr. 10 First class starts May 13 Each class runs for six weeks Classes offered three times per year If you would like to be considered to teach or provide administrative support, please email: discipleship@fbcsomerset.com Questions and comments are welcome. Next year promises to be an [READ MORE]

2023-04-20T16:09:17-04:00December 3rd, 2022|Feature Story|

FBCLG Joins Forces with NoirUnited International to Help African Refugees from Ukraine Continue their Education in the United States

Editor's Note: Watch video announcement for additional statements. First Baptist Church of Lincoln Gardens (FBCLG), in coordination with NoirUnited (NoirUnited) International, is actively leveraging its internal resources and extensive network to help African students who fled Ukraine continue their education at US colleges and universities. “When our church saw the reports of discrimination and abuse [READ MORE]

2022-10-19T17:55:26-04:00October 16th, 2022|News Release|

MEDIA ADVISORY: Two 18-Wheelers Filled with Water Headed to Jackson, MS

First Baptist Church of Lincoln Gardens leads initiative to send water to a community in crisis Editor's Note: Video footage and photography can be provided upon request. WHO    Rev. Danté R. Quick, Ph.D., senior pastor of First Baptist Church of Lincoln Gardens (FBCLG) Hosea J. Hines, senior pastor of Christ Tabernacle Church (CTC) in [READ MORE]

2023-10-17T14:43:01-04:00September 22nd, 2022|News Release|

Responding to the Call to Deliver Clean Water to Jackson, MS

Jackson is the latest city in the nation that is experiencing a water crisis where the community is largely comprised of Black and brown people. In response, FBCLG is organizing a water drive to send an 18-wheeler truck to sister churches and other organizations in Jackson to distribute in their communities. Everyone is invited to [READ MORE]

2022-09-25T09:25:28-04:00September 14th, 2022|News Release|

Mid-year Congregation Ministry Meeting Reveals Strong Financial Health

Consistent giving by members results in early mortgage payment FBCLG is excited to announce that the church made an early mortgage principal payment today. “Although the country is amid a prolonged downturn in the economy, FBCLG members have been faithful in their giving,” said Rev. Danté R. Quick, Ph.D., senior pastor at FBCLG. “We honor [READ MORE]

2022-09-25T09:26:17-04:00August 1st, 2022|News Release|
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