Congregational Care

Our church family wants to be there for you during your special moments, and also during life's deepest challenges. Become familiar with the opportunities and services that are available to you as a part of the family at WSF.

Water Baptism

Knowing that baptism is an important and necessary step we are excited that you are considering this next step in your spiritual journey. Water Baptism is the next step in your journey with Christ demonstrating your allegiance and love for Him and His kingdom. 

*Next water baptism date: Sunday,  February 19, 2017.

Baby Dedications

This is a special time for families to gather as parents dedicate their child to the Lord.  One of our pastors will pray over your child and present you with a certificate of dedication and a special gift for the baby. If you are interested in having your baby dedicated, and desire to learn more about the significance of this experience, please complete the following questionnaire or contact Heather Wood at hwood@wsfirst.com for more information.

Benevolence

For information about benevolence assistance please contact the church office at 336-759-7517. Applications are required and guidelines are in place that govern our benevolence ministry.

Communion

Communion is offered regularly during both the Sunday morning services and the Wednesday evening services, and is available to all followers of Jesus. 

Funeral / Memorial Services

We offer our facilities to our local congregation for funeral or memorial services, based on availability.  We are also able to provide pastoral support and guidance in planning the service. Contact Holli Billings hbillings@wsfirst.com or at the office at 336-251-1422.

Hospital / Visitation

If you are a part of our local congregation and become hospitalized, a member of our hospital care team can visit and pray with you at the hospital. If you would like to request a visit, please click below or contact Holli Billings at hbillings@wsfirst.com or 336-251-1422 for more information. 

Pastoral Counseling

 Pastoral counseling is offered by a team of loving providers who listen and provide spiritual guidance on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays. There is no cost and confidentiality is considered to be sacred. Counseling services are available to members and regular attenders of Winston-Salem First. CLICK HERE to fill out a form for our counseling services.

Premarital Counseling

Getting married? WSFirst offers Prepare & Enrich premarital counseling as well as first year mentoring for newlywed couples. There is a fee for materials. For more information about Premarital Counseling, send an email to melder@wsfirst.com.