The Lord blessed with a tremendous Anniversary Sunday! What a joy to see visitors filling the auditorium. The day centered on a clear salvation message brought by Pastor Jeff Ferguson from Glory Baptist Church in Carlisle, Iowa. We praise the Lord for continued responsiveness to the preaching of the gospel. The afternoon included many activities for adults and children, and the day ended with another message from Pastor Ferguson. It was a wonderful day! Click here to see more pictures from Anniversary Sunday!
The 45th year of Fairhaven Baptist College began last week. We praise the Lord for both the new and returning students! In addition to various opening week activities, a guest speaker preaches our opening chapel services. This year's speaker was Ben Jaquith, pastor of Westgate Baptist Church in Tigard, Oregon. Pastor Jaquith also spoke at our annual Stewardship Banquet. [...]
Need music for a VBS, Sunday School, Bible Club, or your own kids? Look no further! Follow this link to purchase a copy of Fairhaven's newest music CD. Fairhaven Kids Sing is on sale for only $10 through Sunday, July 11. Some of our kids and Mrs. Damron worked hard this past semester practicing and making this recording. Purchase a Copy Here!
Since its inception Fairhaven Baptist Church has provided a caring outreach to the special needs members of the surrounding communities. Without a doubt the highlight of this "Shepherds" ministry is the annual camp week. Several dedicated church volunteers work together to make these weeks memorable. Activities included daily Bible challenges, games, bowling competition, crafts, singing competition, and a puppet show, just to name a few.
What a wonderful day we had at Fairhaven Baptist Church for Resurrection Sunday! The adults in the auditorium not only enjoyed hearing the children's Easter program but also a challenging message from Pastor Damron. "Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, which according to his abundant mercy hath begotten us again unto a lively hope by the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead (I Peter 1:3)."
We were privileged to host the sixth annual Fairhaven Basketball and Volleyball Tournament - The Conquerors' Challenge. The Prairie Christian Patriots (Prairie du Chien, WI), New Heights Baptist Freedom (Fort Wayne, IN), Beth Haven Baptist Patriots (Sheridan, MI), Fostoria Baptist Crusaders (Fostoria, MI), Marion Avenue Baptist Warriors (Washington, IA), and Fishers Christian Golden Knights (Fishers, IN) were all able to join the Fairhaven teams this year. Everyone had a great time. Congratulations to the Beth Haven Baptist Patriots for taking first place in volleyball, and the New Heights Baptist Freedom for taking first place in basketball! We are already looking [...]
What a blessing to celebrate our Savior's birth and worship Him on Christmas Sunday! During the morning service some of the 3rd-6th grade children provided a short program portraying the true meaning of Christmas. The program along with the musical specials helped to prepare hearts for the preaching of the Word through a message brought by Pastor Damron. Seth & Moriah Custer joined us for the evening service, providing a special Christmas concert. "For unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given: and the government shall be upon his shoulder: and his name shall be called [...]