Growing Outside Ourselves


Welcome to the First Baptist Church of White Plains where our mission is, “Growing Outside Ourselves.” Please visit our about us page to learn more. Scroll down for the latest announcements and events. Call 256-237-7849 or use our contact form if you have questions. Come worship with us soon.


Work begins on Operation Christmas Child 2023

We are preparing for Operation Christmas Child 2023 with a work day on January 31. We need your help to purchase or sew skirts, shorts, or dresses. We have the patterns and fabric. Meet us at the Harper House Tuesday, January 31, at 10 a.m. For more info, please contact Pam Nichols at 205-369-9395.

Search committee recommends Derrick Barksdale

Our personnel search committee recommends Derrick Barksdale for the position of part-time Student Ministry Director. He will be preaching in view of a call on Wednesday February 1st. A meet and greet will follow the service. Church members may vote on his nomination by secret ballot on Sunday, February 5th.

Notice of Quarterly Meeting

We are having a quarterly business meeting after the evening service on Wednesday, January 25th. There are three or four things that need to be addressed. These items will probably be voted on the following Wednesday. All church members are invited to attend.

Outreach Ministry

Do you know someone who would benefit from a visit from our Outreach Ministry? If you know someone who: needs encouraging, needs to hear the gospel…

Jail Ministry

Would you like to help minister to inmates at the Cleburne County Jail? Please please call the church office at 256-237-7849 for more information…

Recent Sermons

From Now On

Today’s message, From Now On, Brother Eric preaches about the starting process. Using the phrase from now on, he uses this as a launching pad for starting the “restoration” of the family, ministry, or relationships. Brother Eric uses Haggai to shows how the economy during the time to restore the temple shows how God will fully restore your family, relationships, or ministry.

Positive Attitude

This Wednesday Night service CJ Boyd preached. As he preached on Positive Attitude he uses several examples of Paul’s episles to show how having a positive attitude even during crisis.


Samaritans Purse Operation Christmas Child

Operation Christmas Child Work Day

We’re beginning to work on the Operation Christmas Child 2023 Mission project, and we need your help. We need volunteers…

Wednesday Worship

Wednesday Worship

Join us on Wednesday evenings for worship, a message from The Word, followed by corporate prayer. It’s a time to feed your soul, bring needs to the altar, and recharge for the rest of the week.

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Sunday Services

Sunday Morning Worship services are at 9 & 11 a.m. Our Children’s Ministry holds JAM service at 11 a.m. and our nursery is also available during the 11 a.m. service.

Sunday school

Sunday School

Adult and Children’s Sunday School classes are held in various classrooms across campus. Most classes meet at 10 a.m. on Sunday mornings, but there are some exceptions. If you need help locating a class, drop by the Welcome Center in the lobby of the Main Sanctuary and ask a greeter.

Senior Saints Valentines Day Party 2023

Senior Saints Valentines Party

The Senior Saints Valentines Party is scheduled for Sunday, February 5th at Top O The River in Anniston. We will meet at Top O The River at 12:45. Details…

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FBC Kidz Valentine’s Day Party

You are invited to join us for our FBC Kidz Valentine’s Day Party on Wednesday night, February 8th, 2023.

Jarman Leatherwood Preaching February 12th

Special Services with Jarman Leatherwood

First Baptist Church of White Plains welcomes the dynamic Pastor, Jarman Leatherwood of the House of Restoration and Hope in Huntsville…

United DNOW 2023 ONE

United DNOW 23

Are you looking for a powerful and uplifting event to kick off the new year? Look no further than UNITED DNOW 23!

Online Giving

First Baptist Church of White Plains accepts online donations via PushPay.