First Baptist Powell

WE ARE A GOSPEL-CENTERED COMMUNITY WHO LOVES GOD AND OTHERS BY: WORSHIPPING HIM + PROCLAIMING HIS WORD + SHARING HIS GOSPEL + EQUIPPING HIS PEOPLE
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Welcome, Guests!

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 consider it an honor and a privilege to welcome guests of all ages and backgrounds to our church. We hope if you’ve already visited that you felt right at home. Please visit fbcpowell.org/guests to let us know how we can better serve you. We will never share your personal information or surprise you with a home visit. Please feel free to share as little or as much information as you feel comfortable with.

Waddell Reception

We have set aside Sunday, August 30 to celebrate Pastor Jim Waddell’s ministry. There will be a reception in the Family Life Center from 3:00 to 5:00 PM to provide you an opportunity to personally thank Jim and Brenda. We ask that you wear a mask, and please click the link below for more details.

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.

Sermon Series

Join us on Sunday mornings at 9:00 or 11:15 AM for worship. Pastor Perry is preaching verse-by-verse through the book of Philippians.

GriefShare

It hurts to lose someone. Find help at GriefShare — a friendly, caring group of people who will walk alongside you through one of life’s most difficult experiences. You don’t have to go through the grieving process alone. The 13-week biblically-based seminars feature a video, small group discussion, and a workbook. All sessions meet in The Ministry House. Childcare is not available for GriefShare. The workbook is $15.

DivorceCare

DivorceCare is a friendly, caring group of people who will walk alongside you through one of life’s most difficult experiences. Don’t go through separation or divorce alone. The 13-week biblically-based seminars feature a video, small group discussion, and a workbook. All sessions meet in The Ministry House. The workbook for DivorceCare is $15.

AWANA CLUB

We are excited about a new school year and a new AWANA club year! Our team is working hard to determine the best timing to ensure the safety of your children while they are in our care, specifically during AWANA club time. While we do not have an official start date yet, please register your children and we will let you know a date soon.

 

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 fbcpowell.org/give.

Sunday Mornings

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

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.

SENIOR PASTOR

Please join us in welcoming our new senior pastor, Perry Garrett, and his family to FBP! To learn more about the Garrett family, click below.

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.

We are a gospel-centered community who loves God and others by:
Worshipping Him • Proclaiming His Word • Sharing His Gospel • Equipping His People

First Baptist Blogs

Will You Be Still and Know?

Will You Be Still and Know?

Another mandate to stay home. Another news conference giving dire statistics. Another reason that I wished that I hadn’t turned on the news. On the day to day, I seem to be doing fine, and I know without a shadow of doubt that it’s because God’s grace is sufficient...

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Making the Most of this Time

Making the Most of this Time

Life as we know it has changed right now, whether that is directly or indirectly. For many of us, COVID-19 has slowed us down or brought our busy lives to a screeching halt! What we find are our families being asked to stay at home, in an extraordinary way, not only...

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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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SERMONS

Phil Jones - September 24, 2017

Reformation: Then & Now

This is the first sermon in the series "Here We Stand - Lessons from the Protestant Reformation"

From Series: "Here We Stand - Lessons from the Protestant Reformation"

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series: The lyrics of life

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Time & Location

7706 Ewing Road Powell, TN 37849

LifeGroups
Sunday // *not currently meeting in-person

Worship
Sunday // 9:00 AM // 11:15 AM
Wednesday // 6:30 PM

Community Groups
Sunday Afternoons

First Baptist Academy

First Baptist Academy exists to assist parents by providing an excellent classical education that fosters a Biblical worldview, striving to equip students to impact the world for Christ.