Baptize Me

We give the opportunity for you to be baptized every 1st & 3rd Sunday of the month. We believe that baptism is an important step of obedience that every follower of Christ should take. We don't believe it is optional. A lot of people have misconceptions about what baptism is. Many people have been baptized... Continue Reading →

Connection Ministry Team

At Grand Avenue Baptist Church, we want everyone who comes to our church to feel welcome. Within just a few short minutes, first-time guests have already decided what they think about our church and if they will return. If they happen to not be a believer, our first impression could have eternal consequences. Our Connection... Continue Reading →

For The City: June

As many of you know, the historic flood that we are experiencing in the River Valley is giving us plenty of opportunities to be a witness of God's love to our community. The fact of the matter is that you can either choose to ignore this incredible opportunity and do nothing, or you can do... Continue Reading →

Supervisor Training

Quick Link to signup... CLICK HERE Our church is going to be the host site for all of the Southern Baptist volunteer work to be done in the next couple of months as we recover from the flood. In order to facilitate all of the work, we are needing some trained supervisors ASAP. The Arkansas... Continue Reading →

Disaster Relief Training

***UPDATE - This event has now been moved to the main Worship Center. While we wait for the river to fall, we are preparing for a long haul of helping people get back to "normal" post-flood. That's where Arkansas Southern Baptist Disaster Relief will really be felt throughout the River Valley. After all the hype... Continue Reading →

Up to Date Flood Info

Text the word "flood" to 479-226-8920. This will allow you to get immediate updates via text in case we need volunteers for anything, including serving food, sandbagging, cleanup, etc. As we continue to wait for the flood waters to go down, we are preparing for the hard work of cleanup and recovery to begin. To... Continue Reading →

For The City: May

Our For The City emphasis for May is We Love Our Police Officers. We would like to encourage each of our Sunday School Departments to collect snacks on your own and deliver them to a different local area police station. Be sure and take a few photos and send them to our Mission Pastor, Scott... Continue Reading →

National Day of Prayer

We would like to invite you to the National Day of Prayer event on Thursday, May 2, 12pm-1pm at the Sebastian County Courthouse (35 S. 6th St.). This will be a time of prayer for our city, state, and nation focused on the theme "Love One Another." Union Christian will provide music as people are... Continue Reading →

Law Enforcement Memorial Service

On May 15th at 10am the Fort Smith Police Department is hosting the annual Law Enforcement Memorial Service in front of the Courthouse. This is a ceremony that helps the community remember those officers that gave their lives in the line of duty. We want to encourage you to attend this very moving ceremony. Immediately... Continue Reading →

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