PASTORAL SEARCH UPDATES

CANDIDATE ANNOUNCED FOR SENIOR PASTOR AT FABC

On Sunday, February 11, 2024, the Senior Pastor Search Committee announced that the candidate who has been revealed to them through God’s timing for the role of Senior Pastor at Friendly Avenue Baptist Church is Dr. Matt Queen. He and his family will be coming in view of a call, followed by a membership vote, on February 25, 2024.
Member Get Acquainted Sessions - February 24, 2024 (held in the Fellowship Hall)
  • 10:00am-12:00pm
  • 2:00pm-4:00pm
  • 5:30pm-7:30pm

UPDATES:

On Monday, February 12, 2024, an email was sent out to all church members and active attendees that included an information packet regarding Dr. Matt Queen. That packet can be accessed here.

On Sunday, February 11, 2024, the Senior Pastor Search Committee announced that the candidate who has been revealed to them through God’s timing for the role of Senior Pastor at Friendly Avenue Baptist Church is Dr. Matt Queen. He and his family will be coming in view of a call, followed by a membership vote, on February 25, 2024.

On Sunday, July 9, 2023 we posted the Senior Pastor job description and application process to our website. You can find it here.

On Sunday, April 16, 2023 we held a Called Meeting at the conclusion of the worship service to vote on nominees to serve on the Pastor Search Committee.

On Sunday, March 26, 2023 we held a Called Meeting at the conclusion of the worship service to vote on the Interim Pastor Position. The vote has confirmed Pastor Robert Keatts as Interim Pastor of FABC.

On Sunday, January 22, 2023 Pastor Daniel Dickard preached his last sermon as Lead Pastor of FABC, as he accepted a new ministry assignment at Shandon Baptist Church in Columbia, SC. Click here to read a letter from Pastor Daniel.

PRAYER:

The search committee covets your prayers as they go about searching for a new Senior Pastor for Friendly Avenue. Here you can find a "12 Weeks of Prayer Guide" provided by the committee to let us know how, specifically, we can pray for and with them.

COMMITTEE MEMBERS: