The Bible clearly teaches that baptism is the first step of obedience after making a commitment to Christ. Baptism allows a believer to communicate to the world their heart-felt commitment to Christ. People often have questions regarding baptism: Why should I be baptized? I’ve already been baptized. Do I have to do it again? Does it matter if someone is sprinkled or dunked?

Take a few minutes to read these Baptism FAQ.

You can also find out more about baptism and what scripture says about it by attending Membership 101 class. Baptism is a requirement for membership at First Baptist Church.

When is the next baptism?

Contact the Senior Pastor’s Office at 601-825-4080 or email