About Us

 

First Baptist Church of Marshall Heights is a fellowship of believers that strive to know God through a personal relationship with Jesus Christ and to equip believers through discipleship.  Our Mission emphasizes all the diverse work we do as a Church, through our auxiliaries and as individuals in sharing the gospel message with others.  We undertake the work of Mission realizing that only with God's help can the giant task of Christian Mission be accomplished.  FBCMH proclaims the Gospel of Christ and the beliefs of the Christian faith, to maintain the worship of God, and to inspire in all persons a love for Christ, a passion for righteousness and a consciousness of their duties to God and their fellow human beings.  At FBCMH we pledge our lives to Christ to demonstrate His Spirit through worship, witnessing, and ministry to the needs of the people of the church and the community.  In obedience to God and showing His love as a Christ-centered body of believers, we at FBCMH commit to share the Word of God and ourselves with our neighboring churches, the surrounding communities, and throughout the world.  Our Mission Society is an active year-round auxiliary, communicating with and visiting with and providing needs to be selected - residents at nursing homes - taking care of selected student needs at a nearby school - engage in mission - compassion to members having death in their families - enagage in mission relief in assisting with mission emergencies - lending helping hands to a variety of community Christian missions.  Growing in faith and sharing our faith with the world around us.

Church History

Emerging out of a prayer meeting of 12 people in 1937, the First Baptist Church of Marshal Heights currently has 494 members. Pastor Campbell served as pastor for one year and Pastor Williams served for just a short length of time. In 1939, Pastor William Tyler was called to serve as Pastor of First Baptist Church of Marshal Heights.  For additional information on our church's history, click here.