Hours of Operation: Sunday School @ 9:45 AM
Worship Service, Sundays @ 10:45 AM
Fresh Encounter Prayer meeting, Every 1st Sunday of the month @ 6:30PM
Type of ministry they specialize in: Community outreach and missions work to African nations.
When founded: September 1882 with a Sunday School class conducted by Mrs. Royal. First congregation met in 1887, but charter for church not granted until May 6, 1889. First pastor was Reverend Milton Lutz.
Vision Statement To affirm the authority of the Word of God in order to:
1) Reach our community
2) Realize godly relationships
3) Reproduce servant disciples of the Lord Jesus Christ
Current Pastor: Reverend Perry Messick
First Baptist has a rich history of community service. The current pastor is involved as a chaplain to both Collingdale fire companies and helps sponsor community events such as "Clean-Up Collingdale." Every summer the church also has an outreach to the community in the form of Children Fun Nights. The church also supports Lighthouse Baptist church in Liberia.
First Baptist Church of Collingdale