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.
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This Week in Worship
The Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost
August 25 at 11:00 a.m.
Isaac on the Altar
Sermon by Joel Snider
Scripture: Genesis 22:1-14
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
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
Please sign up on the FBC website to serve at the EMERGENCY FOODBANK at 9:00 a.m. on the fourth Tuesday and Wednesday of each month. Volunteers are needed to sort donations, pack food for clients and restock shelves. Please consider spending your morning fighting...read more