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“We Love Jackson”, First Baptist Jackson Shows the Community What It Means to Make a Difference
Jackson, MS, April 23, 2017 – Dr. Matt Brooks, Senior Pastor of First Baptist Jackson, shared with the congregation in this morning’s worship service what it means to make a difference in people’s lives. He told the congregation and the viewers online this morning that “we were made to make a difference. Jesus is the example for us to follow in that His life of selflessly and sacrificially regarding others as more important is the model for our life.”
This afternoon, more than 200 members of First Baptist Jackson will spread across the Jackson-metro area to work with ministry partners on various projects.
The project locations include:
Church members will be working on the projects at these locations between 3:00 and 6:00 this afternoon.
“First Baptist Jackson is committed to serving the city of Jackson and is committed to making a difference in people’s lives and we want to show them this by serving this afternoon,” says Jim Spikes, Mission Pastor at First Baptist Jackson.
First Baptist plans on holding three of these work days throughout the summer and Fall. More information about how to get involved in First Baptist’s ‘We Love Jackson’ initiative can be found at firstbaptistjackson.org
About First Baptist Jackson
First Baptist Jackson is located in downtown Jackson and has this year will be celebrating 179 years as a congregation. The mission of First Jackson is to multiply disciples to live like Jesus and one of their core values is to make a difference in our community and in our world.
Allison Talley, Director of Communications at First Baptist Jackson