Join us for Sunday morning worship at 8:45 or 11:15 AM. LifeGroups meet from 10:00 to 11:00. We invite you to visit our Sunday Mornings page each week for resources including sermon notes, announcements, the link to give online, a place for prayer requests, and more.
Vacation Bible School at First Baptist Powell is scheduled for June 16-18 from 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM! Register your children, ages kindergarten to fifth grade, below. If you are interested in volunteering, you may also click below.
Membership Matters is a unique class offered for anyone who wants to join or is prayerfully considering becoming a member at First Baptist Powell. You are not making a commitment to join just by attending the class. The next class will be held on Sundays from March 21-April 18.
First Baptist Powell is sending three “Go Teams” to serve Children’s Bible Ministries at Camp Tuckaleechee (March 28-April 2; May 2-May 7) and Camp Ozone (April 19-23) this Spring. If you are interested in being on one of these teams, please contact Don Rhodes at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 865-806-9320.
Be part of a history-making mission opportunity! We have the privilege of joining Mill City Baptist Church to help rebuild and reestablish their gospel witness in Oregon after the devastation of fires in 2020.The dates for the trips have changed but the opportunity for great Christian fellowship has not. Even if you can’t physically be part of a team, click below to find out how you can still be involved.
Community Groups and LifeGroups are now back to meeting in-person on Sundays. If you would like more information about getting involved in these groups, please click below.
Welcome! Whether it’s your first time at First Baptist Powell, you’ve been several times before, or you’re still thinking about visiting, we’re glad you’re here! We hope if you’ve already visited that you felt right at home. Our Sunday worship starts at 8:45 and 11:15 AM.
Please join us on Sunday, March 28 as we begin our Holy Week celebration! We will have two morning worship services at 8:45 and 11:15 AM. We will also have an evening worship service at 6:30 PM.
Women on Mission is leading a church-wide paper products collection drive for Children’s Bible Ministries and Camp Ba-Yo-Ca. You can help by bringing paper towels, toilet paper, sturdy paper plates and bowls, hot and cold cups, and plasticware. Please place any of these items in the blue barrels located inside First Baptist Powell.
Save the date! Vacation Bible School at First Baptist Powell is scheduled for June 16-18 from 9:00 a.m. to noon. We are currently seeking volunteers who would like to serve before or during VBS by teaching, praying, helping with crafts, serving snacks, etc. Please click below to register.
Be part of a history-making mission opportunity! We have the privilege of joining Mill City Baptist Church to help rebuild and reestablish their gospel witness in Oregon after the devastation of fires in 2020. Weeks 1-3 are full, and we still need volunteers for weeks 4-9. Even if you can’t physically be part of a team, click below to find out how you can still be involved.
We are a gospel-centered community who loves God and others.
Times & Location
7706 Ewing Road Powell, TN 37849
Sunday // 8:45 AM + 11:15 AM
Sunday // 10:00-11:00 AM
First Baptist Blogs
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