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


February 7, 2016: “From Transfiguration to Transformation”

2 Corinthians 3:12 – 4:6, Luke 9:28-36 The Transfiguration forever changed the disciples who were with Jesus.  They would never be the same after that. There lives would discover transformation. The sermon considers how we too can discover transformation, including avoiding those things in life that can hinder this process.

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January 31, 2016: “Wait for It”

Psalm 27:11-13 One of the most challenging parts of being a person of faith is the practice of waiting on God. Our world of instantaneous communication and gratification has taught us that waiting is a waste of valuable time. But the Psalmist reminds us that waiting on God, even during times of great conflict and […]

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January 17, 2016: “Building Great Families: Godly Rapport with Your Teen”

Eph. 6:1-4 Second of a three-part series on building strong families.  This week we focus on building a level of rapport with your teenage son or daughter.  In Ephesians the author emphasizes the importance of a balance in the parent-child relationship.  Children must obey their parents, but parents must avoid needlessly stoking their children’s anger […]