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."



Bell Choir Practice

The Bell Choir will begin practicing this Wed., Oct. 12, at 6:oo p.m. for Christmas season.

Choir Practice for Christmas Musical

The Choir will begin practicing on Wed., October 15, at 7:00 p.m. for the Christmas musical.  We will meet each Wednesday evening at the same time through Dec. 17th.  Come on and join us!

Upcoming Events


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:  

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Harvest Dinner

November 2, 2014
5:30 p.m.

On Sunday, Nov. 2nd, 5:30 p.m., we will have a dinner to celebrate the Lord’s harvest of blessings on us. Turkey, ham, dressing, mashed potatoes & gravy, rolls and beverages will be served. Please bring two side dishes, salad, or dessert to share and your own tableware.

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