During the season of Lent, we will be collecting items for Grace 127, a ministry of FBC that seeks to support children in foster care and foster families in our area. The items collected will be used to fill “gotcha bags” that provide basic items for a child on the day that they are brought into care. Some of the biggest needs for these bags are stuffed animals, hair brushes, toys for various age ranges, and blankets. You can buy these at a local store or access our Amazon Wish List by going to the link below.(These items are provided to demonstrate the kinds of items we frequently use. However, these are provided merely as a guide. All donations are

We are also collecting diapers to make available to foster families since our county does not currently provide money for this to our foster families. We will accept diapers in all sizes, quantities, and brands.

You can also make financial donations to First Baptist Church of Griffin and place “Grace 127” in the memo line. Thank you for supporting foster children and families in our community this Lent.