To be a community that encounters God and impacts lives, our church goes beyond just Sunday mornings. There are many ways for you to get involved in spiritual growth, relationship building, missions, and using the gifts God has given you. Connect in ministry at First Temple.

Life Groups

These small group classes meet on Sunday mornings. They are designed to help you build relationships with others and grow closer to God. Come study the Bible, grow in the Christian faith and be a part of a Christian community. We strive to live out our lives day-by-day with God’s help and power. There are classes for every age group.

Journey Adult Studies

Join us on Wednesday nights from 6-7 p.m. adults meet for Bible study. There are also be other activities for preschoolers, children and youth Wednesdays. Click here to view classes and register. You don’t have to register to attend, but it does help us plan!

Women’s Ministry

We have so many exciting events coming up in our Women’s Ministry!  Come and be a part of this growing ministry. Learn more on our Women’s Ministry page.

Men’s Ministry

Check out classes and events designed to bring men together. Learn more at our men’s page.


There are many ways to experience worship through music at FBC Temple! We have several choirs, one of which will fit whatever your age may be, as well as instrumental groups.


“Live Long and Like It”, or Triple L as we call it, is an organization that promotes fellowship and enjoyment for the adults of First Baptist Church and any other community members who are 55 years of age or older. The organization meets regularly on the second Thursday of each month. Welcome and recognitions begin at 11:30 AM in the Power Plant, followed by lunch and a program. The meeting concludes by 1:00 PM. LLL Newsletter.


We encourage our members to effectively share the gospel with those without Christ in our community and we provide many ways to do this. Through one on one discussions, area Block Parties, Boxes for the Front Lines, Churches Touching Lives for Christ, J.A.I.L. Ministry, Mission Temple, Sports Camp, and numerous other projects.

Prayer Ministry

Our church recognizes the power of prayer. We have a Prayer Room which gives our members the opportunity to spend one hour per week/day, at a time of their choosing, to pray for our church and members, our community, our nation and special needs. We also conduct neighborhood prayer walks and encourage our members to host in-home prayer groups.We also conduct neighborhood prayer walks.

At First Temple, there are many opportunities to serve. If you are trying to discover in what ways you are best gifted, take this spiritual gifts survey.

For more info about the above ministries as well as a variety of other ministries and events, please check out other parts of this website and/or call the church office at 254.773.6866.