Sunday Mornings

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.

VBS

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

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.

 

CBM Go Teams

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 dlrhodes@att.net or call 865-806-9320.

Wednesdays

Our Wednesday Night activities include AWANA Club for kids, Student Ministry for youth, and Choir Practice or Prayer Meeting for adults.

mill city missions

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.

Podcast

Check out First Baptist Powell’s podcast, Completely Churched.

Prayer Requests

We consider it a privilege to pray for you and your family. Please let us know how we can be interceding for you and how we can join you in rejoicing over answered prayers.

Community groups and lifegroups

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, Guests!

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.

Counseling

At First Baptist Powell, we offer various types of support group ministries including DivorceCare, Single & Parenting, and GriefShare. Everyone in our community is welcome to join, whether you’re a member of our church or not. Please click below to register.

Palm Sunday

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.

Good Friday

Please join us for a special Good Friday service on April 2 at 6:30 PM.

Easter

The culmination of Holy Week is Easter Sunday, when we will celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ. We will have two worship services for you to choose from at 8:45 and 11:15 AM.

Paper Products Collection

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.

Membership Matters

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.

 

VBS

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.

CBM Go Teams

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 dlrhodes@att.net or call 865-806-9320.

Sunday Mornings

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.

Wednesdays

Our Wednesday Night activities include AWANA Club for kids, Student Ministry for youth, and Choir Practice or Prayer Meeting for adults.

mill city missions

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.

Podcast

Check out First Baptist Powell’s podcast, Completely Churched.

Prayer Requests

We consider it a privilege to pray for you and your family. Please let us know how we can be interceding for you and how we can join you in rejoicing over answered prayers.

Community groups and lifegroups

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, Guests!

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.

Counseling

At First Baptist Powell, we offer various types of support group ministries including DivorceCare, Single & Parenting, and GriefShare. Everyone in our community is welcome to join, whether you’re a member of our church or not. Please click below to register.

We are a gospel-centered community who loves God and others.

Times & Location

7706 Ewing Road Powell, TN 37849

Worship
Sunday // 8:45 AM + 11:15 AM
LifeGroups
Sunday // 10:00-11:00 AM
Community Groups
Sunday Afternoons

First Baptist Blogs

Mary Sets the Example

Mary Sets the Example

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A Few of My Favorite Things

A Few of My Favorite Things

It’s no secret how much I like Christmas music. There’s nothing like listening to Karen Carpenter singing “Home for the Holidays” or Tony Bennett singing “Winter Wonderland”. Most people believe it’s socially acceptable to begin listening after Thanksgiving, although...

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Herald the Coming of the King

Herald the Coming of the King

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...

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Dark Skies and Bright Light

Dark Skies and Bright Light

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...

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Second Week of Advent

Second Week of Advent

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...

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SERMONS

Phil Jones - July 15, 2018

Marriage God's Way

A non-series message by Pastor Phil Jones preached July 15, 2018.

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