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Date: Jun 11 2016
Time: 8:00 am

Welcome to First Baptist Church

At First Baptist Church we want to reach the world with the message of the love of Jesus Christ, God’s only Son.  We want to show how his life has changed each of us and how your life can also be transformed. We want to see more people enter into a personal relationship with Jesus […]

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People of the Resurrection

The Pastor's Perspective - Pastor

This morning I have been writing on Abraham (or Paul's use of Abraham in Romans 4) while the news feed explodes with news of the latest wave of deaths (civilians and officers). I am saddened every time. In Rom 4:17, Paul says that Abraham believed in God who gives life to things that are dead […] read more


Holy Land Trip, March 9–18, 2017

The Pastor's Perspective - Pastor

WALK WHERE JESUS WALKED! Attention fellow FORT PAYNIANS! Would anyone be interested in in a Holy Land tour to Israel in March 9–18, 2017? The trip would be led by my father, Dr. Wayne VanHorn, Dean of Religious Studies and the Arts at Mississippi College in Clinton, MS, with me as a humble co-pilot (or, […] read more

The Wrong Impression

The Pastor's Perspective - Pastor

Monday is sermon writing day (or at least the start of the process). This morning I worked on two separate messages, one for our congregation at FBC and another for the Brotherhood breakfast at Second Baptist down the street–or rather, up the avenue. This Sunday is Palm Sunday, when churches traditionally celebrate the beginning of […] read more