Join us for Sunday morning worship at 8:45 or 11:15 AM! 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.
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.
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.
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.
The Stable Church
Pastor Perry is preaching an exposition of Philippians 4:1-9 entitled, “The Stable Church.” Please join us at 8:45 or 11:15 AM in-person or online for our worship services.
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.
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
One Saturday morning several weeks ago, I sat in my bed having my quiet time. I had begun to read a new advent devotional that had been released the month before. I already had gotten the idea that if it was good and solid, I’d like to have a book club of sorts during...
As a kid growing up in East Williamson NY, I remember how early darkness descended on our little town during December. Early in the month, the sun sets around 4:30pm with last light occurring at 5:05pm. For much of winter, evening activities around town are done in...
We have entered our second week of Advent season. I have encouraged our church family to celebrate and recognize Advent through a time of fasting, beginning after supper on Sunday night and continuing until supper on Monday night. If you are able, we encourage you to...
We’re officially in the Christmas season. You can see it. You can hear it. The evidence is all around us. Front porches and shrubs adorned with colorful lights. Inflatable Santa’s and Frosty’s staked to the ground, sometimes found side by side with plastic shepherds...
As some of you are aware, this Lord’s Day marks the beginning of a season historically known as Advent. For many Christians throughout church history, Advent has served as a season of preparation and anticipation. After all, Advent season leads to Christmas and the...
Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday. The reason I like it better than Christmas is there aren’t as many expectations (materialism, gifts), and it doesn’t carry the same relative tension (Santa vs virgin birth). Thanksgiving is simply a season of being thankful, and...
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