Seniors 55 & up “Senior Movie Morning” every 2nd Thursday of the month at 10:00am at Paramount Theater – downtown Burlington.  Please sign up in the Foyer if you are interested in attending. For more information, please contact Mother Thelma Thomas.

Holy Week (Sunday, April 9 – Saturday, April 15) Events and Worship Opportunities: 

Sunday, April 9: Palm Sunday & Baptism at 10:30am

Wednesday, April 12: “Seven Last Words” Service at 6:30pm  (at EFBC)

Thursday, April 13: Communion & Handwashing Service at 7:00pm (at EFBC)

Friday, April 14: Pastor Wilkes Preaching Engagements: New Light Missionary Baptist Church at 12:00pm, located at 1105 Willow Road Greensboro, NC 27401 and at Miles Chapel Baptist Church at 7:00pm, located at 3911 Dickey Mill Road Mebane, North Carolina 27302

Saturday, April 15: The Youth Ministry will be sponsoring an Easter Fun and Fellowship event on Saturday, April 15 from 1:00pm – 5:00pm. There will be hamburgers, hotdogs, and outdoor activities on the church lawn (ages 9 and under) and at Lawrence Slade Park (ages 10 and up). They are asking for plastic egg donations and volunteers to help make this event a success. There is a box downstairs in the Fellowship Hall near the restrooms to place your egg donations. If you have any questions, please see Sis. Nichole Taylor or Sis. Latoya Ramsey.

Resurrection Sunday Services on April 16 at 8:45am and 10:50am. Sermonic Production: “Jesus Came, Just For Me” during the 10:50am Worship Service  

To better accommodate the family and those wishing to attend the funeral for Sis. Laura Marie Haith, the location of the Wake/Visitation and Funeral has been changed:

The funeral arrangements are as follows:

Public Viewing/Visitation: Sunday, April 16, 2017 from 1:00pm to 9:00pm

Location: Sharpe Funeral Home – 520 Rosenwald Street, Burlington, NC 27217

Wake/Visitation with family present: Monday, April 17, 2017 from 11:00am to 12:00pm

Location: St. Mark’s Church – 1230 St. Mark’s Church Road, Burlington, NC 27215

Funeral: Monday, April 17, 2017 at 12:00pm

Location: St. Mark’s Church

You may click this link to enter your starting point for driving directions.

Please continue to keep the Haith family, and the Elon University and Elon Morgan Place communities uplifted in prayer as we go through this time of loss and bereavement.

The Elon First Baptist Church Male Chorus will celebrate their 12th Anniversary on Sunday, April 23 at 2:00pm.


Our Women of Virtue Women of Change Conference 2017 will be held Saturday, April 29 and Sunday, April 30th. Guest Facilitator and Speaker will be Lady Leah Hill McNair of Emmanuel Baptist Church Thomasville. Registration is $15.00 and forms are located in the Foyer. Special Rates:  $100 for groups of eight (8) and $10 for Seniors ages 65 and older.

There will be a Women’s Day Choir for the Women of Change Conference. There is a sign-up sheet in the foyer for all women of the church would like to participate.

Women’s Day Choir Rehearsal Times:

Tuesday, April 25 from 6:30pm – 8:00pm in the Fellowship Hall & Thursday, April 27 from 7:45pm – 9:00pm in the Sanctuary.


New Members Classes will be held Sunday, April 9th, 16th, and 23 immediately following the 8:45am Hour of Empact Service in the Shoffner Suite. Please see Sis. Anita Porter if you have any questions.


EFBC Music & Performing Arts Ministry Rehearsals:

• Monday, April 10 at 7:00pm – Choir Only in the Fellowship Hall

• Tuesday, April 11 at 5:30pm – Dancers Only

• Thursday, April 13 at 6:00pm – Actors Only

• Saturday, April 15 at 9:45am – 11:30am – ALL Participants (Choir, Dancers, and Actors)


EFBC Media:

Media Team Meetings: Thursdays from 6:00pm – 7:30pm for training and to prepare for Sunday Morning Worship.

The Sound Ministry is looking for 6-8 new members. Training will be provided.  If you are interested in joining please contact the media team at

CDs of our Morning Worship will be available for purchase at the Media Room Door in the Foyer after each service for $5.00.

EFBC Television Broadcasts: Guilford Cable Channel 8 on Mondays at 9:00pm and Thursdays at 5:00pm.




Adult and Youth Sunday School at 10:00am

For the remaining weeks until Resurrection Sunday, Pastor Wilkes will be teaching from his series “7 Last Words of Jesus Christ”.


Min, Darris Vaughn would like to meet with prayer warriors of our church to pray each morning before Sunday Worship. Please see him if you are interested.

The Meet and Greet Ministry is seeking volunteers for both Worship Services. If you are interested, please see Sis. Effie Swift.


The Sound Ministry is looking for 6-8 new members to help enhance our worship experience at Elon First Baptist Church. Training will be provided for all members of the sound ministry.  If you are interested in joining the sound ministry please contact the media team at


Please continue to bring your non-perishable food donations for the I Speak Life Ministry Food Bank.

EFBC Summer Empowerment Camp Registration is now open for youth in grades K-8! 

Summer Camp Dates: June 19th – August 11th

Times: Monday – Friday from 7:30am – 5:30pm

Pricing: $55/week per childAdditional children in the family are $45/week.

The registration fee is $25 per child or $50 per family.

You may email for a registration form, or pick one up in the Foyer. The form must be filled out completely and returned to the church, along with the registration fee, for processing. For more information, please see Sis. Mae Haith or email her at


Motivational Monday Moment: Join Pastor Wilkes in Corporate Prayer every Monday Morning at 7:00am!

To join the conference, please use the following information:

Conference Line: 712-451-0011 

Access Code: 404740


Worship Opportunities:

Pastor Wilkes Preaching Engagement:  Calvary Baptist Church on Wednesday, April 26 at  7:00pm.  Church Address: 808 Hilltop St, High Point, NC 27260

Give to EFBC:

Ready to Give to EFBC? Set up One-Time or Recurring Giving with GIVELIFY ( – Download the online mobile app on any smart phone, iPad, or tablet or click the button below!


EFBC Van Service:

Call our Van Service at (336) 584-8054 (336) 584-9120 or (336) 567-9983. Please give our drivers a 24-hour notice so that we may accommodate you to the best of our ability!

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EFBC Nursery:

Our Nursery is available for?ages infants – 4 years old, during our 8:45am and 10:45 am Sunday Worship Services in the fellowship hall.

EFBC WiFi Information:

SSID: ELONFBC5G Password:efbc1922

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EFBC Prayer List:

Sis. Erma Sullivan, Bro. Coy Lee Patrick, Sis. Mary Smith,  Sis. Ossie Beasley, Bro. Jimmy Mapp, Bro. Leonard Davis, Sis. Peggy Moore,
Sis. Shirley Pinnix, Sis. Gail Boone, Deacon Bobby Yancey, Sis. Mary Lou Herbin, Bro. Brent Herbin, Deacon Monroe Graves, Deacon Doug Boone, Bro. Jim Cousin, Mother Irene Cummings, Sis. Coline Graves, Mother Vivian Fleming (Lott), Sis. Vickie Byrd Bigelow, Mother Doris Byrd, Bro. Curtis Davis, Bro. Antonio Clark, The Bryd Family, The Williamson Family, The Neal Family, The Williams Family, The Haith Family, The Faucette, Miles, and Pulliam Families, The Cousin Family, The Shoffner Family, and The Elon First Baptist Church Family & Community

Congratulations to those Celebrating APRIL Birthdays and Wedding Anniversaries!