Our vision

We are a community in the heart of the city called by Jesus to practice bold love of God and neighbor and boundless compassion for all people

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Welcome to First Baptist Church on Fifth! We’re glad you found your way to our church. We hope you will learn a little more about what God is doing in our church through this website.


Access to First on Fifth Directory and other documents

Worship with us.


Bible Study, 9:15am
Worship, 10:30am


Fellowship Dinner, 6:00pm

Latest News

9.13.18 Building Update

This week around the church house… Bright and early on Tuesday morning, demolition began on Building B! A small crew of FBC members gathered to witness the historic moment, giving thanks for what has been and giving to God what will be. Grading work also began in...

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Jake Hill Expands Role at First on Fifth

We are pleased to announce a job transition for Jake Hill from "Organist" to "Music Associate and Organist". In addition to continuing his role as FBC organist, Jake will give leadership and direction to the children and youth music ministry on Wednesday nights. He...

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September Sermon Series

OUR VISION, GOD'S VISION Inspired by God at work within our people, written by the Special Committee on Facilities and Mission, and unanimously affirmed by the congregation in March, our church's new vision statement tells a story about a people, a place, and a...

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Senior Adult Luncheon is September 20

The Senior Adult Fall Luncheon is Thursday, September 20, at 12:00 pm at Southern Family Restaurant. We are pleased to welcome Richard Groves as our guest speaker! Mark your calendars and join us for this great time of fellowship! Please call Paul McCraw at...

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Prayer Partners Plan Event

All children and one of their parents, along with the senior adult prayer partners, are invited to our "Meet your Prayer Partner!" event. We will gather, eat lunch together (lunch provided), and join together to create care packages that we will distribute to our...

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