Wednesday Nights @ FBS

Wednesday nights at First Broad Street during the fall and spring school semesters are beaming with activity- there is a place for all ages to be involved and grow in their faith.

Wednesday Night Meal (5:30 p.m.)


Please make reservations for the Wednesday meal by calling 423-224-1502. Reservations are accepted until Tuesday at noon. For your convenience, you may make standing reservations. Standing reservations need to be renewed each August when Wednesday Nights @ FBS resumes by calling the reservation line. We do ask that you cancel the reservation if you cannot come on a certain date.

Meal Cost

Meals are free for first-time guests of Wednesday Nights. All others are asked to help offset the cost of the meals:

  • Adults: $7.00

  • Children 5-11 years old: $3.00

  • Children under 5: Free

  • Family Max amount: $25.00

PROGRAMS And Menu items for August through December, 2018 

August 8 Program: Marty Silver, Animal Ranger 

     Menu: Spaghetti, Salad, Bread, Sundaes

August 15 Program: Dr. Randy Frye

     Menu: Casserole Night-Chicken, Broccoli, and Potato Casseroles, Salad, Roll, Dessert

August 22 Program: Rev. Dr. Spurgeon McCartt

     Menu: Meat Loaf, Mashed Potatoes, Green Beans, Salad, Roll, Dessert

August 29 Program: Dr. Trevor Smith

     Menu: Taco Salad, Dessert

September 5 Program: Charles Maynard

     Menu: Hamburgers, Chips, Baked Beans, Dessert

September 12 Program: Student Ministries

     Menu: Chicken Mexicana, Rice, Chips and Salsa, (from our UMW cookbook!)

September 19 Program: ETSU Bluegrass Gospel Group

     Menu: Roast Beef, Mashed Potatoes, Peas & Carrots, Salad, Roll, Dessert

September 26 Program: Kevin and Jessica Bowling, missionaries in Darjeeling, India

     Menu: Baked Potato Bar, Chili, Cornbread

October 3 Program: Ken and Teresa Sprinkle

     Menu: Enchiladas, Mexican Rice, Salad, Dessert

October 10 Program: Children's Ministries

     Menu: Lasagna, Salad, Garlic Bread, Dessert

October 17 Program: No WNL-Fall Break

October 24 Program: Questions for the Pastor

     Menu: Soup Beans with Smoked Sausage, Slaw, Cornbread, Dessert

October 31 Program: No WNL-(Halloween) Fall Festival Downtown

November 7 Program: FBSUMC Gospel Group

     Menu: Chicken Parmesan, Noodles, Asparagus, Salad, Roll, Dessert

November 14 Program: Men's Ensemble Concert

     Menu: Thanksgiving Dinner

November 21 No WNL-Thanksgiving

November 28 Program: Rev. Kim Goddard -A Way Forward

     Menu: Philly Cheese Steak Sandwiches

December 5 Program: The Life of Mary, Mother of Jesus, in Art and Song by Kay Ann Smith, featuring Trevor Smith performing “Mary, Did You Know?” with a display of artwork by members of Creative Souls

     Menu: Pork Tenderloin with Gravy, Roasted Potatoes with Carrots, Asparagus, Salad, Roll, Dessert

December 12 Program: Children's Christmas Program

     Menu: Breakfast for Dinner

December 19 Program: Christmas Program

     Menu: Christmas Dinner-Ham, Sweet Potato Casserole, Green Beans, Salad, Roll, Pineapple Upside Down Cake


Needs-Based Programming

Every fall and spring we offer classes and Bible studies that seek to meet the needs of our congregation and community. You will find a wide range of Bible studies.

Fall 2018 Classes

Weekly Small Groups

Logos Study-This is a study based on the FBS Discipleship Toolkit Curriculum offered three times per week for all ages. Led by Rev. Misti McCreary. Sundays 9:45-10:30 a.m.; Wednesdays 6:15-7:15 p.m.; Thursdays 11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m. Please note that the Logos Study that meets on Wednesday nights this summer will not meet August 8 through August 22, but will resume on August 29 in room L30. Childcare is provided with reservations. For questions, contact Rev. Misti McCreary at 423-224-1517 or

Sunday Christian Believer Study-Begins August 26 held from 4:30-6:00 p.m. led by Rev. Dr. Randy Frye. Christian Believer: Knowing God with Heart and Mind is a 30-week study focusing on the basics of the Christian faith. Register by August 23.

Monday Morning Bible Study-9:45 a.m. beginning September 10 in the Parlor led by Josie Reid and using the study by Joy Eastridge, Faith in Action: Act of the Apostles.

Tuesday Morning Women's Bible Study-9:00-10:00 a.m. at 1501 Dobyns Dr. Group discussion led by Joy Eastridge. Hosted by Joyce Brogden. This Fall's study is First Corinthians: Living Love When We Disagree.

"Breaking Bread" Tuesday Evening Bible Study-6:30-8:30 p.m. at 1209 Sussex Dr. Gail Dyson usually shares a recipe, and the group enjoys fellowship, prayer, and discussion. Babysitter available.

Women's Wednesday Morning Bible Study-10:00-11:30 a.m. at 1309 White Street, led by Gigi Boggan.

Open Life Group-Wednesdays 6:15-7:15 p.m. in L38 led by Bob and Gayle Bogart. This is an intergenerational group studying the Bible together.

New Parent or Guardian Life Group-Wednesdays 6:15-7:30 p.m. This Life Group will meet during children's and students' activities to give parents and guardians a chance to have fellowship, prayer, and study together. Call Retta Overturf to register at 423-782-6857.

Men of the Bible-Wednesdays 7:15-8:15 p.m. in Room L06 led by Dr. Bob Taylor beginning August 15. This group meets to study, teach, and discuss the Bible through its original and today's context. Men of all ages are welcome regardless of experience in scripture studies.

Men's Thursday Morning Bible Study-11:30-1:00 p.m. at 1309 White Street beginning mid-September led by Mike Boggan. This group will study Knowing the Bible: Isaiah by JI Packer. Please register through the reservation line at 423-224-1502.

Thursday Morning Tolson Bible Study-9:30-11:30 a.m. in L44. This group will study Andy Stanley's 8-week Follow, led by Brenda Mercer.

Children Programming

Kids JAM (Jesus and Me) begins at 6:00 p.m.  Learn more about Kids JAM here.

Student Programming (6th-12th grades)

AMP student ministry worship is a great time of fellowship, fun, and learning. Learn more here.