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

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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Pastor Phil: A Man After God’s Own Heart

Pastor Phil: A Man After God’s Own Heart

Pastor Phil: A Man After God's Own Heart While I’ve been thinking about writing this post for several months, I kept putting it off. I would open my computer to a blank page and quickly close it. Writing typically comes easy for me, and yet I have been at a total loss...

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Treasuring Christ in a World of Thieves

Treasuring Christ in a World of Thieves

The August 2019 First Baptist Powell Women’s Retreat was a sweet time of fellowship, fun, and most importantly, time in the Word. The theme for the weekend was “Treasuring Christ Together,” with a message from featured speaker Leslie Bennett of Revive Our Hearts. A...

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Better is One Day

Better is One Day

Just for a moment, relax and ask yourself the following two questions: What is the best place you’ve ever visited?What is the best day you’ve ever had? If you’re like most people, you probably answered the “best place” as somewhere you went on vacation or to getaway....

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SERMONS

Phil Jones - November 5, 2017

Missions in a Rapidly Changing Culture

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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.