First Baptist Church believes and has committed to the Acts 1:8 strategy of being involved in missions both locally, statewide, nationally, and around the world. Partnerships are included below. Should you have any questions you may contact Sherry Lindsey, Missions coordinator by clicking below.
First Baptist is sponsoring a mission trip to Eastern Europe in October and working with our partners with the International Mission Board of the Southern Baptist Convention.
Other upcoming trips for 2020 are still being finalized.
Eric Sanford is the founding church planter for Journeymen Church in Denver Colorado. Journeymen is reaching the Lowry neighborhood of Denver. First Baptist provides ongoing financial and prayer support for this new church plant. They meet weekly for worship, host small groups in homes during the week and serve extensively in their community in order to facilitate a robust disciple-making culture in their community.
Blessed hands is a church for the deaf in Big Spring, Howard Country, and the surrounding areas. Pastor Jim Walterhouse and Blessed Hands meet for worship weekly at 2pm in the chapel of First Baptist Big Spring. Blessed Hands also ministers on the campus on Southwest Collegiate Institue for the Deaf, (SWCID) a college for the hearing impaired in Big Spring with students from all around the world. First Baptist provides ongoing financial, prayer, and other ministry assistance to Blessed Hands.
First Baptist Big Spring is a cooperating Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) church and participates in supporting the ministries and missions of the convention thorugh the Cooperative Program of giving. For more information, click on Cooperative Program of the Southern Baptist Convention above.
First Baptist partners with the Baptist General Convention of Texas to support missions and ministries within the state of Texas. For more information, click "Baptist General Convention of Texas" above
First Baptist also parters with The Crossroads Baptist Assocation in serving Big Spring, Howard, Glasscock, and Martin Counties. This partnership includes ongoing giving and other mutual ministry support between First Baptist and Crossroads Baptist Association.