Welcome to First Baptist Church
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."




Alpha is Coming!

 Click Here for a brochure with more information on this course: We are going to have the Alpha course again, beginning on Sunday, August 24, 2014, at 5:00 p.m., with the Celebration Supper, for people who are interested or wondering what this is about to come and find out.  There will be no cost for […]


Youth Group Meetings

Beginning on Sunday, June 22nd, the Youth Group will be meeting again on Sundays 7:00 – 8:30 p.m. at the church with Pastor Jordon.  This is for students going into 6th – 12th grade.

Upcoming Events


Celebration Supper

August 24, 2014
5:00 p.m.

• Who: You • What: Are invited to supper • When: August 24, 2014, 5:00 p.m. • Where: Fellowship Hall, First Baptist Church • Why: To learn about Alpha, a program for anyone interested in the Christian faith   -Course begins Sept. 7 -No cost for the course -Child care will be available Fill out […]


Alpha Course

September 7, 2014 – November 23, 2014
5:00 p.m.

The Alpha Course begins on Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014 and will run through Sunday, Nov. 23rd.  It will start at 5:00 p.m. with a dinner, then will be followed by a video and group discussions.  Childcare will be available.   Click Here for a brochure with more information on this course:  


Church Directory Photo Sessions

September 21, 2014 – October 5, 2014
Approx. 11:20 a.m., following the worship service on Sept. 21, 28 and Oct. 5

 We have set the dates to take pictures for the church directory, now that the busyness of summer is winding down and heading into our fall season. We will be taking the pictures after the worship service on the following Sundays: Sept. 21st; Sept. 28th and October 5th. We will be taking them in the […]

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