Category Archives: Serve

10/29: Pasta Dinner for Haiti

October 29th, 5 p.m. & 6 p.m. This December, some of our church members are going on a mission trip to Haiti, where they will help build a state-of-the-art hospital that is being completely funded and constructed through volunteer efforts coordinated by Bethesda Evangelical Mission. To support this endeavor, we are hosting a pasta dinner […]
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12/3: A Concert for a Better Tomorrow

  A Concert for a Better Tomorrow  featuring Ramblin’ Dan Stevens and the MusicNow Showcase December 3rd from 4 – 7 p.m.   All donations and proceeds will go to MusicNow Foundation, High Hopes & Tri-Town Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition. Hosted by the First Baptist Church in Essex, 10 Prospect Street, Essex, CT Contact for questions: Pastor Joy Perkett, 860-581-0493   […]
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11/18: Thankful Hearts Bazaar

  November 18th, 9 a.m. The First Baptist Church in Essex at 10 Prospect Street will be celebrating the upcoming holiday season with a “Thankful Hearts” Christmas Bazaar. On Saturday, November 18, from 9 to 3, the Fellowship Hall will be arrayed with lovely and unique handmade gifts, wooden ware, jewelry, wreaths, jams, candles, baked […]
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Shoreline Soup Kitchen: October 2017

Each Monday night at 5:30 p.m., we host the local Monday night Shoreline Soup Kitchen & Pantries dinner at our church. We are looking for new volunteers. Please contact Pastor Joy Perkett at revjperkett@gmail.com or 860-581-0493 if you are interested in volunteering your time.

Multicultural Extravaganza, The Extravagance of God: Sept. 30th

American Baptist Churches of Connecticut (ABCCONN) invites you to join in Mission and Stewardship Dayon September 30, 2017 at Immanuel Baptist Church 1324 Chapel Street, New Haven, CT from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Come, celebrate the Multicultural Extravangza: The Extravagance of God with our sister churches.  It is a day to celebrate our differences […]
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Shoreline Soup Kitchen: Sept. 2017

Sept. 4th, 11th, 18th, & 25th  Each Monday night at 5:30 p.m., we host the local Monday night Shoreline Soup Kitchen & Pantries dinner at our church. We are looking for new volunteers. Please contact Pastor Joy at revjperkett@gmail.com or 860-581-0493 if you are interested in volunteering your time.

8/27: Chicken BBQ for Haiti

August 27th, 12 – 3 p.m. This December, some of our church members are going on a mission trip to Haiti, where they will help build a state-of-the-art hospital that is being completely funded and constructed through volunteer efforts coordinated by Bethesda Evangelical Mission. To support this endeavor, we are hosting a Barbeque Chicken Fundraiser. […]
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Shoreline Soup Kitchen: July 2017

July 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st  Each Monday night at 5:30 p.m., we host the local Monday night Shoreline Soup Kitchen & Pantries dinner at our church. We are looking for new volunteers. Please contact Pastor Joy at revjperkett@gmail.com or 860-581-0493 if you are interested in volunteering your time.

Shoreline Soup Kitchen: June 2017

June 5th and 19th The first and third Monday of the month at 5:30 p.m., we host the local Monday night Shoreline Soup Kitchen & Pantries dinner at our church. We are looking for new volunteers. Please email Pastor Joy at revjperkett@gmail.com or text her at 860-581-0493 if you are interested in volunteering your time.

6/11: A Concert for a Better Tomorrow

  The Connection  “For more than 40 years, The Connection has been one of Connecticut’s leading private, nonprofit human service and community development agencies. Each month thousands people throughout Connecticut are assisted by The Connection’s diverse behavioral health, family support and community justice programs. These programs reunite families, break the generational cycles of abuse and neglect, […]
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