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My Dear People – November 2019

A man went to the doctor because he was constantly tired. The doctor said, “I am not going to give it to you in medical terms but in laymen’s terminology. You are burning the candle at both ends.” The man said, “doctor I did not come to get a lecture; I came to get some more wax.” As we move [...]

My Dear People – October 2019

Revive magazine is published by Life Action Ministries which is a ministry committed to revival in the local church and individual lives. In a recent issue, the following list is found and reminded me of what the Psalmist says in Psalm 97:10, You who love the Lord, hate evil! I trust these reasons will move your heart as they moved [...]

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 [...]

Featured Events

Bake Auction

November 24 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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

November 18 @ 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

November 20 @ 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

November 23 @ 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

November 24 @ 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

November 24 @ 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

November 24 @ 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