The mission of First Baptist Church is to minister to our congregation, the community, and the world so all may experience the love and grace of God.

Recent Sermons

July 20, 2014: “The Blessing of Children” Genesis 28:10-19

This week we celebrated the faith of our children after a week of Vacation Bible School.  The story of Jacob in the Old Testament centers on God’s promises to bless Jacob with a family that will continue on in faith.  We will look at the way God blesses us through our children and how we […]

June 29, 2014: “God’s Shepherding of Our Lives” – Ez. 34:11-16

Does God care for and watch out for us, or are we simply on an aimless path, left to fend for ourselves, powerless against the whims of the universe?  This week’s passage insists that God actively protects, delivers and rescues us from harm, even when it seems like life around us is out of control.  […]

June 22, 2014: “A Vacation Symphony” – Rev. Jim Middleton

Matt. 6:25-34 Once the middle of June comes, we know that we are in the “vacation season.” We dream of getting away from it all.  But what should happen on a vacation? What is the purpose of a vacation? Rev. Middleton addresses those questions in worship, paying attention to what Jesus had to say about […]