--Welcome to First Baptist Church--

Sunday Morning Schedule:
Coffee Fellowship Time: 8:45 - 10:00 a.m.
Sunday School/PowerKidz: 9:00 - 10:00 a.m.
Worship Service: 10:15 a.m.

Sunday Evening:
Bible Study Group: 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Youth Group:
-Jr. High (6th-8th Grade) 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
-Sr. High (9th-12th Grade) 7:15 - 8:30 p.m.

Our Mission Statement: "To honor God by leading people in Newton, Jasper County, and beyond to become loving, joyful, fully-functioning followers of Jesus Christ."

Bible Verse of the Day

The mind governed by the flesh is death, but the mind governed by the Spirit is life and peace.


Upcoming Events


Choir Practice for Christmas Musical

October 14, 2015 – December 16, 2015
7:00 p.m.

The choir will begin practicing on Wednesday, Oct. 14th at 7:00 p.m. for the Christmas musical.  We will meet each Wednesday until Dec.  16th (except for Nov. 25, the day before Thanksgiving).  Come along and join us!


Bell Choir Practice

October 28, 2015 – December 16, 2015
6:00 p.m.

The Bell choir will begin practicing on Wed., Oct. 28th at 6:00 p.m. for the Christmas season.  We will meet each Wed. until Dec. 16th (except for Nov. 25th, the day before Thanksgiving).  Please come and join us!


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Get Ready for Operation Christmas Child

It’s almost time for Operation Christmas Child!  We will be kicking it off in October.  So start rounding up those empty shoe boxes and some items to start filling them soon.  Let’s see how many more children we can make happy with a shoe box full of love this year!

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It’s Coming! -Reach Out 2015

Reach Out, community outreach, will be held on Sunday, July 12th.  Other churches are joining us this year.  Please be watching for more information later. Here is a video from Reach Out 2014: We would love to send a team of volunteers to take care of simple projects around your home or another person that […]

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