Wednesday Evening

Wednesday Evening

The Congregation of Richmond's First Baptist Church meets on Wednesday Evenings for food and fellowship. After supper is served, our evenings feature engaging guest speakers and programs that supplement our Sunday morning worship. Youth Group activities and choir practices are also held.

Regular Wednesday night childcare will resume in the fall. Childcare for choir rehearsal only will continue for the summer schedule. If there is a need for childcare on Wednesday nights that arises during June & July please let Suzanne Mason know in advance.


  • Supper 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.
  • Prayer Time 6:00 p.m.
  • Program 6:15 p.m. in Flamming Hall
  • Youth Activities 6:00 - 6:30 p.m.
  • Children's Choirs 6:00 - 6:45 p.m.
  • Child Care 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.
  • TOGETHER on Wednesdays Program 6:15 - 7:00 p.m.
  • Youth Activities 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
  • Children's Missions 6:45 - 7:30 p.m.
  • Adult Choir 7:15 - 8:45 p.m.

Supper Menu

The food service team serves supper in Flamming Hall on Wednesdays from 5:00 to 6:00 p.m.

May 24, 2017

  • Chicken and Dumplings
  • Spinach Salad
  • Apple Ring
  • Choice of Dessert or Cookies, or Fruit Cup

Snack Meal: Grilled Cheese, Broccoli with Ranch, Fruit, Dessert off the line

May 31, 2017

  • BBQ on a Bun
  • Green Beans
  • Cole Slaw
  • Baked Beans
  • Choice of Dessert or Cookies, or Fruit Cup

Snack Meal: Chicken Tenders (3), Green Beans, Applesauce, Dessert off the line

Weekly Option: Salad bar including beverage and dessert


  • Adult meal/salad bar - $6.00
  • Snack meal - $4.00
  • Family maximum - $18.00 (living in same household)

Please call for reservations and dietary needs at 355-8637.

  • We serve iced tea and decaffeinated coffee with these meals. Unsweetened tea is on the serving line; sweetened tea is available on request.
  • An alternate to the snack meal is a peanut butter sandwich, milk or juice.
  • Weekly option: salad bar with dessert and beverage included

Worship & Programs


Our TOGETHER on Wednesdays programs are from 6:15 to 7:00 p.m. unless otherwise noted.

May 24 - The Physician Within - Can't Take Giant Steps?

There are at least 30 different causes of foot pain. Some are serious; some not. Some we can handle on our own; others we can’t. Which is which? What can you do about it? When do you need a professional?
Location: Flamming Hall

May 31 - “Dealing with Life...When It Ain't So Good” series – Shelby Kirillin, End of Life Doula, When You Love Someone Who is Dying

What does a good death look like? As a society that embraces LIFE, death isn’t something most people think or talk about. Death, this most universal of all human experiences, is shoved aside until we’re forced to deal with it.

June 7 -  “Dealing with Life...When It Ain't So Good” series – Tom Graves, President Emeritus, BTSR, When You Love Someone with a Physical Disadvantage

Dr. Graves shares his story of living with physical challenges resulting from his journey with multiple sclerosis (MS), an unpredictable, often disabling disease of the central nervous system that disrupts the flow of information within the brain, and between the brain and body.

June 14 - June Week of Prayer Associational/Network Missions (and Camp Alkulana) Speakers

Our panel of speakers will be the  directors of  the three Baptist Centers of the River City Faith Network Missions: Jennifer Turner, Oregon Hill  Baptist Center; Glinda Ford, Church Hill Christian Wellness Center; and Wesley Garrett, South Richmond Baptist Center. They will put a "face" on the three centers and help to identify how the three centers are alike in their ministries and how they differ.

June 21 - “Dealing with Life...When It Ain't So Good” series – Kathy Berry, Memory Loss Chaplain, Westminster Canterbury, When You Love Someone with Alzheimer’s

Gain insight and guidance in your journey with loved ones and friends diagnosed with dementia, specifically Alzheimer’s.

June 28  - NO activities - VBS