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Youth Grow in Faith and Service

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With Vacation Bible School right around the corner, it's important to remember the impact that week can have on the lives of our children. Nine years ago, Bryce Addy accepted Christ as his Savior during VBS. Since then, he has grown in his faith journey and has been actively involved in our...

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One Less/John 14:18

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"Momma, do you know that there are boys and girls in this world that don't have mommies and daddies?" Carlyn Burns, then 4, asked her mom Anna last year while riding in the car. "What if on your next mission trip you bring one home to stay with us?" In that moment, Carlyn's questions hit Anna...

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Faithful Volunteer

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He always has a friendly smile and high-fives for the kids.  He chips in and takes your dirty plates and cups, and has been serving at our Wednesday night dinners for nearly 15 years. “They needed help so I volunteered and have just stayed,” said Carl Whitworth. He arrives at...

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Operation Christmas Child

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While many would look at the red and green box and just see a shoebox, Beth and Sarah McCullen see a life-changing gift.  This dynamic mother-daughter duo has been volunteering with Operation Christmas Child for three years.  What was once primarily an AWANA activity, has transformed...

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ESL Volunteers

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  It is often said that “the world is in our backyard — right here in Oxford.”  With the University just walking distance from our church doors, we have a unique opportunity to share the Gospel with students from all over the world.  On Sunday mornings and...

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College Ministry Team

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Anna and Brody met as Ole Miss grad students on the field of Vaught-Hemingway 12 years ago, and their relationship grew while they attended FBC's College & Career Class.  Ten years of marriage and two little girls later, they faithfully juggle their family and careers while serving as...

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Children's Ministry, Diane Vinson

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  God is working and moving in the children's ministry at FBC-Ox!  Have you noticed?  In the last six months, several children have accepted Christ  as their Savior and been baptized!  There are dozens of volunteers who teach and encourage our children in their faith...

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Sunday School volunteers

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  Each Sunday, there are volunteers who work behind the scenes to help make our 50 Sunday School classes a success.  Our Sunday School directors help secure teachers, make sure each class has supplies and resources, and assist with records/guest cards.  Our current directors are...

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Shuttle bus drivers

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There are a group of volunteers that are vital to our logistics on Sunday mornings.  They greet you with a smile and "Good Morning," and  patiently wait for you and your family to load and unload the shuttle bus."With limited parking on Sunday mornings, our shuttle drivers are...

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VBS: Galactic Starveyors

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A staple in the children's ministries at FBC-Oxford remains Vacation Bible School. At the start of June, between 200-300 children from nursery age through 6th grade flood the campus of the church to learn more about Jesus. Dina Addy says, “I just feel like God uses VBS in a powerful way...

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