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"Community Group was really the turning point that helped us make our decision about FBP. Up until that point we didn't feel connected and we were really unsure about whether FBP was for us. Yay for Community Group and making friends!"
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Men's Ministry BBQ

Join us at Neil Grooms’s house for a Men’s Ministry BBQ! We’ll meet on September 28th at 6:00 p.m. Please sign up in advance by clicking below.

Seeking Him Live Stream

Ladies, join us at Sylvia Hill’s home for a live-stream of the “Revive ’19: Seeking Him” Conference September 27-28.

ministry opportunities

Below you’ll find ministry opportunities where you can serve God by serving others.

Joy Choir

Everyone 50+ is encouraged to join the JOY Choir; no musical background or experience necessary!

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Please click below to share photos of ‘everyday’ life at FBP with us.

Community Groups

Click below to join a community group today!


There is an urgent need for workers for our #FBCpowell ESL class at Norwood Elementary from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. on Tuesdays. We need volunteers to help teach and provide childcare.

Joining the Church

Membership Matters is a class offered for anyone who wants to join or is prayerfully considering becoming a member at FBP. Attending the class does not mean you’re committing to join the church. Click below for the date of the next class.

Update from Utah

The City of Herriman featured Awaken City Church in their city-wide newsletter. Click below to read the excerpt from the article. Join us in praising God for the work He is doing in Herriman, Utah!

First Baptist Powell exists to invest in and equip the next generation to live Christ-transformed lives in a rapidly changing culture.


Phil Jones - June 3, 2018

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First Baptist Blogs

Why Do The Righteous Suffer?

“Why does God allow the righteous to suffer?” I have asked myself this question many times, especially recently when I went through a tough season. The question baffles and vexes many pastors, teachers, and Christians, but many don’t know the answer. However, the book...

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One of the results of living in a post-modern age is that the concept of truth has become, to say the least, fuzzy. In fact, the proposition that there exists anything approaching absolute truth is questioned if not completely dismissed. This unwillingness to accept...

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It’s okay to be different

Sometimes it’s painfully obvious I’ll never be one of the cool kids. I’ll never have the right clothes or be in the right crowd. We all pursue “fitting in” and “being accepted” but end up short. But that’s okay. We’ll never fit in. Ever. As believers, this world is...

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“Lord, make her more like Yourself.”

That is part of my prayer for my oldest daughter almost daily. But do I really mean it? Recently I came face-to-face with this question in a way I had not envisioned (isn’t that always the way it works?). She had auditioned and earned one of the four solos in her...

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The Nails of Freedom

[Editor's Note: This piece was originally written for the FBP Women's Conference in February 2018. Each woman was given a nail to keep and have as a reminder of what Christ did on the Cross.] I remember when the movie, Passion of the Christ, came out. I was a...

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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.