First Baptist Church St. Simons Island


J.O.Y. Group St. Patty’s Day Celebration

Please join the J.O.Y.  (that’s Just Older Youth, our 55+ fellowship group) as we celebrate the luck of the Irish. We’ll have lunch and a special performance by local entertainer, Annie Akins. Reservations are required and must be made by Sunday, March 15th.

J.O.Y. Group Valentine’s Dinner

Make plans to celebrate Valentine’s Day with the J.O.Y. (Just Older Youth) group! We’ll enjoy a delicious meal of Caesar salad, bread, chicken piccata, short rib ravioli, grilled and chilled vegetables, and finish with tiramisu, all while being entertained by the musical talents of local singer/saxophonist Michael Hulett. Tickets are $25 per person and must be purchased by Friday, February 7th. For more information, please contact Rev. Michael Jennings,

Parents’ Night Out/Kids’ Night In

Want an evening without the kids? Let us have them for our monthly “Parents’ Night Out/Kids’ Night In” event. Parents can enjoy a night out while we entertain the kids in the gym with food, games, and activities. Reservations are required and must be made by the Sunday before the event. Contact Rachel Sherron,,  for more information.

Easter Egg Hunt and picnic

Please join us for a good old-fashioned Easter egg hunt! We’ll hold it on the lawn of the Lighthouse (unless it rains, and then we’ll be inside the church). Bring chairs, blankets, or something comfy to sit on and your Easter baskets and we’ll see you at the Lighthouse after the conclusion of the 10:30am worship service. For more information, contact Rachel Sherron,

JOY Chili Cookoff

Join the J.O.Y. (Just Older Youth) group for this fun evening of friendly competition and delicious chili. For more information, contact Rev. Michael Jennings

Kids’ Camp

An overnight camp for kids from 3rd through 5th grades.

For more information, contact Rev. Tony Lankford,

WOW (Women of the Word) group meets

WOW (Women of the Word) is a group of working women that meets the second Tuesday evening of each month. They gather at members’ homes to enjoy a covered dish supper and encourage and support one another.