First Baptist Church of Shinnston

"Engaging in Ministry Together"


Snack Packs for Big Elm –  Snack bags are delivered to students at Big Elm Elementary School every Friday during the school year.  We will need lunch bags for this outreach ministry. Please place your donations on the table at the bottom of the stair as you leave the sanctuary. Thank you!

If you would like to volunteer at the Clarksburg Mission the 2nd Thursday of each month, please see Pastor Kevin or Pam Pumphrey. If you need a ride, please be in church parking lot by 3:45 p.m. or meet us there at 4:30 p.m.

If you or anyone you know is available to sit and help care for the elderly, please give name and contact information to Pastor Kevin.

The Van Ministry is available to anyone (youth, children and adults) who needs a ride to Sunday School, morning worship, Wednesday or Sunday evening services or any other church event. Please call the church office Monday – Friday between 10:00a.m. – 2:00p.m. or contact Pastor Kevin to schedule a ride.

Community Thanksgiving Dinner on Thanksgiving Day.  Dine-in, take-out and delivery.   We serve over 200 meals each year.

If you would like to volunteer for Meals on Wheels on Friday mornings, please call the church office.

Volunteers are needed to work with the youth and children on Wednesday and Sunday evenings at the Lighthouse.

Envelopes for the Deacon Fund are provided in your bulletin and in the pews. You may put your envelope in the plate when the offering is received during the service. This fund is used to assist families in need within the church and throughout the community.

Ministry House (former parsonage):

The Clothing Ministry is currently being housed on the main floor of the (former parsonage). We are in need of clothing racks, hangers, and totes. We are now accepting new or used clothing in good condition.

Child of My Heart Ministry, also housed at the Ministry House is in need of new/used supplies, furniture, and clothes for infants and toddlers who are being fostered or adopted. Please see Brenden or Lisa Gallagher for more information.

The Healing Closet is downstairs of the Ministry House. We accept new/used items for those who need wheelchairs, crutches, walkers, etc. Contact the church, 304-592-0232, for more information.

Envelopes for the Building Fund can be placed in the offering plate on Sundays during morning worship. Donations will be used for the capital improvement renovation project. Please contact a church trustee if you have questions. Received to date: $114.497.00. Total cost: $196.251.00. Thank you!

We will be receiving the World Mission offering in September and October.  Goal: $500.00. Received to date: $286.00