Category Archives: Serve

8/26: Chicken BBQ for Haiti

August 26th, 12 – 3 p.m. This December, some of our church members are going on a 2nd mission trip to Haiti, where they will continue to 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 […]
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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.