FBC Eupora Easter Cantata, Salvation’s Story, is set for March 29


080689513176-hiresFirst Baptist Church of Eupora’s Music Minister, John Herring, said he hopes that the congregation will have a very genuine worship experience as part of the 2015 Easter Cantata.

“It’s my prayer that we will experience the powerful, presence of the Lord,” Herring said. “I always look forward to worship, and this is no different. I am looking forward to worshiping the Lord with the people of God. It is absolutely the most important thing we do every week.”

The First Baptist Church of Eupora’s Easter Cantata will be Sunday, March 26, at 6 p.m. The FBC Orchestra will be playing and Rev. Travis and Angela Gray will be narrating. Continue reading

FBC Eupora sanctuary restoration wins award


2Project Manager Stephanie Stewart said many of the comments she has heard after the renovation of Eupora’s First Baptist Church sanctuary were, “It looks like it was always suppose to be like this.”

That commitment to restoring the historical accuracy of the building has brought Belinda Stewart Architects and First Baptist Church of Eupora state-wide recognition. Next Tuesday, the FBC Eupora Restoration Project will be one of 40 projects throughout the state of Mississippi to receive a 2014 Heritage Award. The award for restoration will be presented at a special luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at the J.J. Rogers Building in Tupelo as part of the Listen Up! Historic Preservation Conference. Continue reading