--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.
Jr. High Youth Group: 9:00 - 10:00 a.m.
Worship Service: 10:15 a.m.

Sunday Evening:
Dessert & Prayers in Coffee Room:
5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Sr. High Youth Group: 5:30 - 6:30 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

Now I am about to go the way of all the earth. You know with all your heart and soul that not one of all the good promises the Lord your God gave you has failed. Every promise has been fulfilled; not one has failed.



Choir Practice

October 12, 2016 – December 14, 2016
7:00 p.m.

Choir Practice: The Choir will begin practicing for the Christmas cantata on Wednesday, October 12, at 7:00 p.m. Come along and join us!


Night of Worship

December 11, 2016
6:00 p.m.

On Sunday, Dec. 11, 6:00 p.m., we will have a Night of Worship.  We will be singing Christmas Carols, worship and have special music.  If anyone would like to share some special music, please contact Angie Hashman by Dec. 4th.  


Salvation Army Bell Ringing at Hy-Vee

December 17, 2016
9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

We will be ringing the Salvation Army Bells at Hy-Vee: – Saturday, Dec. 17, 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.   The sign-up sheets are on the bulletin board outside the offices.  There are half-hour slots to sign up for.  Feel free to sign up for a whole hour if you would like.  Invite your family […]



Christmas Worship & Programs Schedule

Here is the schedule for our Christmas Worship times and Special Programs upcoming: Christmas Worship & Programs Schedule – Kid’s Program- Sunday, Dec. 11th, 10:15 a.m. – Night of Worship- Sunday, Dec. 11th, 6:30 p.m. – Diaconate, Board, New Members Christmas Party- Monday, Dec. 12th, 6:30 p.m. – Hand Bells & Choir Cantata- Sun., Dec. 18th, […]


Job Opening- Children’s Ministry Director

We are looking for a Children’s Ministry Director for our church. -Click on link below to read the description and qualifications for the job: Children’s Ministry Director- Job Description   If interested in the job, fill out this contact form or call the office (641)792-7113:

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