We are so glad you’re here.
Whether you have just moved to Athens or have lived here all your life, we’d love to have you in our community. We invite you to join us for Sunday School, Worship, our Wednesday evening meal and programs, and other opportunities for study, fellowship and mission. No matter where you are on your faith journey, we would be honored to walk with you.
We’d love to hear from you.
This Week in Worship
The Seventh Sunday after the Epiphany
February 24 at 11:00 a.m.
Travel Instructions -- Sermon by Paul Baxley
Scripture: Luke 9:1-11
On Tuesday, January 15, the governing board of the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship voted unanimously to select our Senior Minister, Paul Baxley, to serve as the Executive Coordinator of the CBF. Paul has led First Baptist Church of Athens since 2010 and will begin his...read more
As the congregation continues on our journey in Luke, we will be offering two different choices for Midweek Adult Discipleship: Paul Baxley will offer a Journeys in Luke Bible Study on Tuesdays at noon and again on Wednesday evenings at 6:00 p.m. The Tuesday group...read more
Effective immediately, First Baptist Church has opened a Post Office Box for mail delivery. We have taken this step because over the last year, and particularly in the last several weeks, we have experienced increasing unreliability in mail delivery at the church...read more