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Welcome from Pastor Tommy Snyder

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My Dear People – September 2019

The month of September always ushers in a lot of “newness” whether it is inside or outside the church. Outside the church we usher in cooler weather, the start of school, and the beginning of football. Inside the church is the begin- ning of a new church year with children and youth starting new Sunday School classes. We also begin [...]

In Christian Love – September 2019

One of the lessons I have learned here at First Baptist is the significance of the nominating committee in the life and spiritual health of a growing church. Serving on this committee is a challenging but rewarding experience. It was a joy to see Todd Hendren lead this committee and a joy to see God put the pieces together as, [...]

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Welcome to First Baptist Batesville

What We Believe

Our church is a community of believers with Jesus Christ as its head. We seek to love, respect and care for one another as a demonstration of our love for God. Our outreach is to those who have no church home. Many in our area are disillusioned with religion. They have felt the sting of legalism with its impossible demands. Some have seen hypocrisy. Others have had no religious background and therefore see Christianity as irrelevant. The missing element has been healthy relationships with mature believers in Jesus.

Weekly Activities

Celebrate Recovery

September 16 @ 5:45 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:45 pm on Monday, repeating indefinitely

Student Worship

September 18 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 25, 2019

Stretch & Flex

September 19 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every 5 days that begins at 9:00 am, repeating indefinitely

Sunday School

September 22 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Sunday, repeating indefinitely

Morning Worship

September 22 @ 10:15 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:15 am on Sunday, repeating indefinitely

Bible Drill

September 22 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until December 8, 2019

But you are a chosen people, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people belonging to God, that you may declare the praises of him who called you out of darkness into his wonderful light. Once you were not a people, but now you are the people of God; once you had not received mercy, but now you have received mercy.

1 Peter 2:9-10



9:00 a.m. Sunday School
10:15 a.m. Morning Service
4:30 p.m. Adult Choir Rehearsal
5:00 p.m. Children/Youth Bible Drills
6:00 p.m. Evening Service
6:00 p.m. RAs, GAs, Mission Friends, Student Accountability Groups


5:00 p.m. Supper
6:00 p.m. Children’s Choir
6:00 p.m. Youth Worship
6:00 p.m. College/Career Bible Study
6:00 p.m. Prayer Service in Family Life Center