We believe in one God, the Father, the Almighty, maker of heaven and earth

First Baptist Church is a place where the doors are always open, where you will encounter spiritual truths and wrestle with questions in a safe and welcoming community. Come join in what is happening at First Baptist Church!

 Student Ministry

Crossfire Youth exists to help our young people grow in their relationships with Christ and to give them the tools they will need to reach their highest potential for Christ. 

 Life Groups

FBC Murphy has a wide variety of Life Groups to fit everyone’s needs. The Life Groups meet on Sunday mornings at 9am.



The worship service begins at 10am and ends at approximately 11:15am. It is a unique time for sharing which provides for a greater sense of family and belonging.

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Upcoming Events

Youth and Kids Summer Camp

 June and July
Crossings Summer Camp

Area 4


 Sunday, April 15th
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Wednesday Night Activities

 Every Wednesday starting @3:30pm
 First Baptist Church of Murphysboro
From The Pastor

February 1st, 2018

”God, investigate my life; get all the facts firsthand. I’m an open book to you; even from a distance, you know what I’m thinking. You know when I leave and when I get back; I’m never out of your sight. You know everything I’m going to say before I start the first sentence. I look behind me and you’re there, then up ahead and you’re there, too—your reassuring presence, coming and going. This is too much, too wonderful—I can’t take it all in!” -Psalm 139:1-6 (M …




Feb 4, 2018
How Tall Is Your Wall?
Series: (All)
Joshua 5:13-15
  • Feb 4, 2018How Tall Is Your Wall?
    Feb 4, 2018
    How Tall Is Your Wall?
    Series: (All)
    Joshua 5:13-15
  • Jan 28, 2018Remember, Remember, Remember
    Jan 28, 2018
    Remember, Remember, Remember
    Series: (All)
    Joshua 4
  • Jan 21, 2018Is Christ Enough?
    Jan 21, 2018
    Is Christ Enough?
    Series: (All)
    Colossians 2:8-14
  • Jan 14, 2018Unpack Your Bags
    Jan 14, 2018
    Unpack Your Bags
    Series: (All)
    Joshua 3
  • Jan 7, 2018Our Message
    Jan 7, 2018
    Our Message
    Series: (All)
Visit Us
8:15am – Fellowship with Coffee and Donuts
9:00am – Life Groups
9:00am – FBC Kids Worship
10:00am – Worship Service
3:30pm – FBC Kids Club
3:30pm – Crossfire Youth Group
5:00pm – Family Dinner
6:00pm – Bible Study with the Pastor