I’M NEW HERE

WHERE AND HOW TO START


GREETINGS FROM OUR PASTOR DR. DON GREENWAY


WELCOME TO NORTH SIDE BAPTIST

Hello and welcome to our church website, it’s always a real joy for us to meet and have new members in our church family. Here you will find useful information about our mission and beliefs. Our mission is leading people in a growing relationship with Jesus Christ. Please feel free to visit and see if our church may be just what you are looking for.

We are an established local church of believers who have a goal and that is to HONOR GOD.


GENERAL INFORMATION

We’re so glad you’ve decided to visit us! Below you will find a list of commonly asked questions. Please don’t hesitate to send us a message or give us a call at (325) 673-6243

How do I get there?

Use the map to the right to locate us.

Where should I park?

We have a large parking lot surrounding the church, so parking will not be a problem.

What should I wear?

We are not formal here; we want you to be comfortable. All we ask is that you dress modestly.



IF I WANT TO JOIN THE CHURCH?

IT’S ALWAYS A JOY FOR US TO WELCOME NEW MEMBERS.

Our mission is leading people in a growing relationship with Jesus Christ.



WHAT CAN I EXPECT?

General Information

For those who have babies 0-2 we do have a paid Nursery staff with a security system and paging buzzer for every parent, so you can be secure in allowing our Nursery take good care of your baby and enjoying Worship with us.

Preschoolers and Elementary age children have their own 10a.m. Sunday school classes to take part in, plus at 11a.m. they have their own Morning Worship Service.  They have their own services Sunday evenings as well. This allows them to learn on their level, so that you can freely Worship in our Bible classes and Services.

If you have a Teenager, then on Sunday mornings they have their own Bible classes at 10a.m. on their grade level, plus at 11a.m. they have their own Teen Worship Service to get involved in.

Sunday Mornings from 9:45a.m.-10a.m. Adult’s have their meet and greet Donut and Coffee times in their fellowship halls. Teens have Donut’s and juice in the Teen hall. Children & Preschool will have their snack time as well during the morning.

We have restrooms and water fountains in our North, South, & East wing entrances, as well as our Family Center.

We always want you to feel welcome here at North Side, there are greeters at all locations to help you at anytime.

We never ask anyone to stand in our classes or services to introduce themselves. So put your mind at ease, we are not here to embarrass anyone.

What Do I Do When I Get There?

We have a people that will greet you at our entrances. We do have an information booth at the two main entrances of our Auditorium. The ladies at the booth areas will ask for you to fill out a Visitor’s card. You will be given a Welcome bag at that time or you will receive one as you leave our Church at the close of the Service you attend.

Since you are new…the ladies at the information booth will escort you and if you have children, to the proper areas of our Church and you will be introduced to the leaders of those areas of ministry.

We always want you to feel welcome here at North Side, there are greeters at all locations to help you at anytime.

How Long Are the Services?

Our Sunday morning Bible classes start at 10a.m. and end at 10:50a.m. There is a 10 minute break before our Morning Worship begins.

All of our Worship Services on Sunday Morning, Evening, and Wednesday nights, usually are an hour long.

Do I Need a Bible?

We do encourage everyone to bring their Bible.

However, if you do not have a Bible, we would love to give you one located in the foyer on the turn style rack, before entering our Auditorium. Feel to pick the color you want and take it home with you after the Service. We do have the Bible verses on our Projection system in the Sunday Morning & Evening Worship.

In all of our Services we do use a Projection system in our Auditorium. Before the services you will see all of the upcoming events and information about everything we have here at North Side on our projection screens. During the services we will use the projection during our Music in order to show the words of the songs we are singing, plus any video’s we may use during the service. Also we project the scripture verses the Pastor will be using during the message time.

How Secure Are the Facilities?

At every service we do have Safety officers. They patrol our parking lots and hallways before, during, and after our class times and service times.



INSPIRATION OF SCRIPTURE

Cause me to hear thy lovingkindness in the morning;
for in thee do I trust:
cause me to know the way wherein I should walk;
for I lift up my soul unto thee.

PSALM 143:8