Mission Statement

"Believing the Bible to be the infallible Word of God, the mission of First Baptist Big Spring, Texas, is to evangelize the unsaved, disciple the saved, and nurture all church members." 

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First Baptist Church is a cooperating Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) church and participates in supporting the ministries and missions of the convention through the Cooperative Program of giving.  Partnering with the Baptist General Convention of Texas (BGCT) allows us to support ministries and missions within the state of Texas.  First Baptist Church also partners locally with the Crossroads Baptist Association to serve Howard, Martin and Glasscock counties with continual giving and mutual ministry support. 

Covid 19 POLICY

First Baptist Church continues to monitor local, state and federal conditions and numbers as it relates to COVID19.  We are watching daily case counts, especially locally, and continue to adjust as needed.  Our full policy can be found below.  We continually review recommendations.   We continue to strongly recommend personal responsibility for your own safety and encourage everyone attending to follow appropriate guidelines including frequent handwashing or use of hand sanitizer, maintaining social distancing, the wearing of a face covering when social distancing is not possible and to assess personal risk management based on the health conditions of each individual.  Hand sanitizer stations are mounted to walls near every entrance.  If you have any questions, please email our designated COVID19 spoke-persons,

Jonathan Raffini, Administrator - admin@fbcbigspring.org

or Pastor Mark Lindsey at mark@fbcbigspring.org  

An excellent article on vaccines safety and ethical questions from Baptist Press of the Southern Baptist Convention

is also available below our policy.