Many questions get asked by visitors to church, newcomers to town, and friends and neighbors of our members. Here’s a list of questions that may help you get to know First Baptist Church Arkadelphia better.
Our service on Sunday morning begins at 10:15 a.m. in the sanctuary, located in the main building. The service includes a time of worship with music, children’s time, missions moment, a sermon from the pastor and more. If you’d like a preview of our morning service, visit the livestream page to see an example!
At First Baptist Church, we see children as a special part of our church and a valued participant in the congregation. Sunday School classes are offered at 9 a.m. (pre-school-12th grade). We have children’s moment during our morning worship where children are invited to the front to share in a devotional time with our children’s minister. During the service, children (ages four-1st grade) are invited to go to children’s worship in the kid’s area. Nursery services are also offered throughout the morning.
We are proud to have a diverse congregation made up of a wide variety of people. Our church has people ranging in age from new born to those well into there 90s. You’ll find just about every type of person here – married, single, divorced, widowed – professionals, workers, retired and students! At First Baptist Church, you will feel instantly accepted and welcomed, no matter who you are or where you have come from.
You are not required to dress up to attend First Baptist Church. After seeing the congregation, you’ll see a variety of dress that ranges from a suit and tie all the way to jeans and a shirt. The most important thing at First Baptist is that you simply show up ready to take part in worshiping God.
First Baptist Church is located in the heart of Arkadelphia. The main building is located on the corner of 6th & Pine Street. The church is just minutes away from Ouachita Baptist University and Henderson State University.
You are welcome to contact our church staff for more information. You can call our office at 870-246-5587 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We hope to see you soon!