--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 & Bible Study 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

The Lord will keep you from all harm— he will watch over your life; the Lord will watch over your coming and going both now and forevermore.


Missions Presentation

March 26, 2017
6:00 p.m.

On Sunday, March 26, at 6:00 p.m., Bob Main will have a presentation about his recent Water Missions trip to Mexico.

All Church Skating Party

March 28, 2017
6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

We will have a skating party for the whole church on Tuesday, March 28th, 6:30- 8:30 p.m., at Westgate Skating Rink in Newton.

Choir Practice

March 29, 2017
7:00 p.m.

The choir will begin practicing for the Easter cantata on Wednesday, Feb. 8th, at 7:00 p.m. and will meet each Wednesday until April 12th.  Come along and join us!

Palm Sunday Potato Bar/Potluck Dinner

April 9, 2017
11:30 a.m.

On Sunday, April 9th, following the worship service, we will have a Potato Bar/Potluck dinner to celebrate Palm Sunday and the Resurrection of our Lord and Savior Jesus.  We will be serving potatoes with many toppings to choose from and beverages.  Please bring a side dish (vegetable, salad, or dessert, etc.) to share and your own tableware. […]

Easter Sunday

April 16, 2017
10:15 a.m.

Our Easter Sunday, April 16th, 10:15 a.m., worship service will include special music by our hand bells and a cantata performed by the FBC Choir.  We will have a coffee fellowship time beginning at 8:45 a.m. until 10:00 a.m. in our coffee room next to the sanctuary.  We will be serving homemade sweet rolls (cinnamon, […]


Christmas Worship & Programs Schedule

Here is the schedule for our Christmas Worship times and Special Programs upcoming: Christmas Worship & Programs Schedule – Diaconate, Board, New Members Christmas Party- Monday, Dec. 12th, 6:30 p.m. – Hand Bells & Choir Cantata- Sun., Dec. 18th, 10:15 a.m.  Special Christmas coffee time 8:45 – 10:00 a.m. – Christmas Eve Candlelight Service- Saturday, Dec. […]

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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