First Baptist Powell



If you’re a member of First Baptist Powell, we encourage you to join us on Sunday, July 5th at 4:00 PM in the Youth Worship Center for a Church Budget Q&A.


We are so excited to announce that following his sermon in view of a call and a unanimous vote, Perry Garrett has accepted the position as the next Senior Pastor at FBP! To learn more about Perry and his family, please click below.

register for in-person service

While we will continue to Livestream our Sunday morning worship services, First Baptist Powell has restarted in-person gatherings. In order to help us plan and abide by health guidelines, please click below to register your family if you plan to attend in-person this Sunday. Please note there will be two services: 9:00 AM and 11:15 AM.

Songwriting meeting

If you are interested in writing songs and poems for First Baptist Powell, please join us Monday, July 13 @ 6:30 PM at The Point. Please RSVP to

Sunday Mornings

While we have restarted our in-person gatherings, we will still be streaming our services online at on Sunday mornings at 9:00 AM and 11:15 AM. We invite you to join us here or on Facebook Live.

Wednesday Nights

Join us in-person or online for our Wednesday Night Gathering. It starts at 6:30 PM in the Main Worship Center and at

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.

online giving

During these uncertain days, now is a great time to continue worshipping and honoring the Lord through online giving. Your generosity will help us as we continue to serve our community during a troubling time. On our website are two videos that will instruct you on how to give using Realm eGiving. Anyone can give to FBP by going to


You’re invited to join us on Wednesday, July 29th at 6:30 PM in the Youth Worship Center for a church-wide night of worship. This “worship in the round” service will be filled with songs of praise and worship.

Word & Song

Our Worship Pastor started a new series called “Word & Song” where various FBP members will be reading the Word and singing a song to go along with it.

Project 2020

Project 2020 is a fundraising initiative that will allow us to make some renovations to our facilities. For more details, including the link to give, please click below.


The Worship Ministry invites you to join them for their Fall Convergence, “A Community Gathering.” It will be Thursday, August 13th from 6:00 to 8:30 PM in the Main Worship Center for current members of the Worship Ministry and those interested in learning more about the Ministry.

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Worshipping Him • Proclaiming His Word • Sharing His Gospel • Equipping His People

First Baptist Blogs

Quiet in the Chaos

Quiet in the Chaos

The world feels chaotic and tomorrow is full of unknowns. People all around us feel panic, uncertainty, and anxiety. There have been massive lay-offs, loved ones are sick or at risk of getting sick, the economy is suffering, and people are being asked to self-isolate....

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Everything Changes

Everything Changes

Every Few Years… Everything Changes As I sit here in my office, on the 3rd of a new year – a new decade, I’m reminded of one simple truth I learned long ago. Every few years… everything changes. It’s true… an absolute fact. Unchangeable. Unstoppable. No matter your...

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A Call to Fear the Lord

A Call to Fear the Lord

In this 3-part blog series, we’re looking at the elements of spiritual preparation and maturity. Two weeks ago, we talked about repentance. Last week, we looked at confession. Many people do not make a distinction between repentance and confession. However, what I’m...

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A Call to Confession

A Call to Confession

Our church is talking about spiritual preparation and maturity. Last week we talked about repentance. Repentance is defined as “changing your mind about something”. If we desire to turn away from sin and turn towards God, then we must first change our mind about our...

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A Call to Repentance

A Call to Repentance

Let’s talk about repentance. The Bible calls us to repent – so what does that mean? What does it look like? Didn’t I do that when I was saved? Now that I’m saved, do I still need to repent? If we are calling our church to repent, what does that mean? I’m going to...

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Phil Jones - November 5, 2017

Missions in a Rapidly Changing Culture

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