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Friendship Church 2012

Friendship Baptist Church

of Forsyth County, Inc.

Established in 1840

Cumming, GA

Friendship Is Reaching Out

Pastor: Rev. Ricky Byrd

Sunday School each Sunday at 9:45 a.m. Worship Service each Sunday at 11 a.m. There are classes for all ages.

Glory Bound Bus Ministry goes on Wednesday evenings and Sunday mornings.

Join us at Sunday School and for Worship Services. There are classes for all ages. You will be blessed.

Friendship has a Facebook page to keep everyone updated about events happening at Friendship. You also can see pictures of different events that are happening at Friendship. You will find videos of special singing on most Sundays as well. Even if you are not a Facebook member, you should be able to see this page at Friendship Face Book

Spring has quickly come and seems like summer is right around the corner in North Georgia and at Friendship.

All Wednesday night activities will draw to a close for this school year on May 11 with a Worship Service at 7 p.m.

The Friendship Pathfinders Sunday School class has a Relay for Life Team and the main event will be held on May 7, 2016 from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. at the Cumming Fairgrounds. We have new black FBC t-shirts that we will wear that day stating that "Jesus is our Super Hero. Most Heroes wear a cape but mine wore a cross." It also has "Friendship Baptist Church" on the shirt. We may have a few extra if you would like to get one for $15. Join us on the tract as we plan to walk all day. We also will have some funnel cakes to satisfy your sweet tooth.

May is our month to work at the Hightower Food/Clothing Bank on Wallace Tatum Road. We need to work on May 14, 2016 from around 7:30 a.m. until around 1 p.m. We encourage all members to come help as long as you can. You will be blessed for your efforts.

"May Meeting" will be held on May 8, 2016. Communion services are held on this Sunday during our 11 a.m. Worship Service. What a great way to celebrate Mother's Day also.

Friendship's Annual Ladies Tea will be held on Sunday, May 15, following our Worship Service. All ladies of all ages are encouraged to join us for this special fellowship together. We will have special singing and a devotion along with our delicious meal.

2016 Graduate Recognition will be observed during our 11 a.m. Worship Service on May 22, 2016. If you know someone from our church who graduated from high school or college during the 2015-2016, please let Janice Tallant know by May 15, 2016.

Summer Events Coming Up: Mark your Calendars now so you will not miss them.

Vacation Bible School will be June 5-9, 2016. This Year's theme will be Deep Sea Discovery. Our VBS Directors are Michelle Pirkle, Bridget Wyatt, and Kimberly McBrayer. It is time to register for this year's session. All are encouraged to register by May 22, 2016 in order for VBS T-shirts to be ordered. You may register at this link. Friendship VBS Registration

Summer Revival will be held on July 10-16, 2016 with morning services at 11 a.m. and evening services at 7:30 p.m. There will be special singing at the services. We are praying for many souls to be saved, hearts revived, and a big baptizing on July 17.

Ladies Night Out Conference will be at Friendship on Friday evening, August 12, 2016. Nikki Shaw will be our Guest Speaker. Michelle Pirkle will lead us in singing. We hope to have another surprise as well. Refreshments will follow the service.

Our Spring Revival had three wonderful services with God definitely in our presence. We enjoyed Rev. Tommy Weldy as our guest preacher.

The pictures for the new church Directory were made on March 17, 18, 19, and 20. The beautiful pictures were delivered on April 15 & 16. Now the Directory portion will be worked on over the next few weeks. We look forward to seeing our new directory.

Our Annual April Singing was held on Sunday, April 24, 2016, with Supper at 6 p.m. and Singing at 7 p.m. We had a great singing with many special and new convention songs as well. Many thanks to all who supported our singing in any way.

Friendship is located at 2250 Friendship Circle just west of Sawnee Elementary School and off Canton Highway (GA Hwy 20). Mailing address is: P O Box 3180, Cumming, GA 30028 and phone number is 770-887-8844

Contact Janice Tallant at or Rev. Ricky Byrd at for more information.