Thank you for coming the First Baptist Church website. We appreciate your visit to our site, and
invite you to be a guest with us this coming Sunday or Wednesday.
We are excited about what God has been doing in our
church. If you havenít worshipped with
us in a while there is a good chance that some things have changed. For starters, there are many new faces in the
pews along with many familiar ones. But
most importantly the presence of God is with us!
Although we might be considered in some ways a traditional
church, God has been leading us to step out of our comfort zones and try new
ways to make and mature followers of Jesus Christ. Indeed He has been showing that although His
Word and His glory do not change, how we do things in church can. We are excited about this occasionally uncomfortable
process, but we know that it is God who is leading us to build on our churches
legacy of seeking to be as effective as possible in our attempt to carry out
the mission that Jesus gave us.
Our church was founded in 1885 when two churches, Liberty
no. 2 and Pleasant Exchange took a radical risk by merging and becoming Barnesville
First Baptist Church. These two
struggling churches did so in order to serve the Lord better. A lot has changed since 1885, including the
name of our town, church, and the location of our building, but the mission has
We heartily invite you to come be a part of what God is
doing here at the corner of Second and Tubbs.