Associate Pastor for Faith Formation and Family Life In cooperation with the pastoral staff and lay leadership, the Associate Pastor for Faith Formation and Family Life will be responsible to work with both new and existing children, youth, young adults and families of FBCPA. Half of the time will be devoted to the development and […]

First Baptist Community

We are a welcoming, inclusive community of faith. Worship is at the center of our life. Worship that touches the mind, heart and soul follows Christ into the world. Worship that blends both the traditional and the contemporary. We seek to nourish a thoughtful, maturing faith. We offer all ages opportunities to explore and deepen […]

In the World

FROM DAN CUDWORTH: Here is the info on the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk I will be doing on October 25. This link will take you to my team or anyone can sponsor me by writing a check for the walk I signed up for this really important event, but it’s one I don’t […]


Thursday, October 23, 7:30 pm: Church Choir in the Parlor. Come and lift your voice in song. All are welcome. Friday, October 24, 2014, 6:00 pm: Annual Potluck and Pumpkin Carving in the Fellowship Hall. Bring the whole family! Sunday, October 26, 2014 10:00 AM Worship and Sunday School: “Rivalry or Reconciliation?,” Pastor Rick preaching. […]


What a great day we had on Sunday. It was such a treat to have Dan Buttry, Global Specialist for Peace and Justice, American Baptist International Ministries, with us for worship, adult education and lunch. Dan represents the kind of meaningful, contemporary mission work that keeps us, as a congregation, supporting American Baptist missions. His […]

World Mission Offering

October’s Special Mission Offering is our annual WORLD MISSION OFFERING.  American Baptist International Ministries is supported solely through the generosity of churches and individuals. Their primary fundraising vehicle is the annual World Mission Offering. Churches may also give through their budget to a missionary of their choice (Targeted Giving). Since 2008, FBC PA has joined […]

Midweek Message

The weekly update on church activities and concerns. Midweek Message, October 22, 2014


A sermon preached by Randle R. (Rick) Mixon First Baptist Church, Palo Alto, CA Sunday, September 28, 2014 http://archive.fbc-paloalto.org/sermons/audio/14-09-28.mixon.mp3   Texts: Genesis 3:1-13; Psalm 32; Philippians 2:1-13 I’m pretty sure all of us have had some experience with parenting. Either we’ve been a parent or we’ve been parented. That is surely one frame we can […]

Midweek Message

The weekly update on church activities and concerns. Midweek Message, October 15, 2014


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