First Baptist Church of Marshallville
God Made You
To Be Different
Sunday School 10am
Led by Associate Pastor Fred Phillips, We Studying the New Testament One Chapter Each Week
Morning Service 11am
With a mix of classic hymns and country standards we celebrate God through Music, and Preaching
Evening Service 6pm
A more informal service with music and verse-by-verse expositional preaching and hymns.
Wednesday Study 6pm
A traditional question and answer Bible Study each week as we look to apply the Bible to our lives
Church’s Foundational Verse
And how shall they preach, except they be sent? as it is written, How beautiful are the feet of them that preach the gospel of peace, and bring glad tidings of good things!
Established August 1st, 1963 as the Marshallville Baptist Mission, the mission was successful and grew quickly.
And on March 15th, 1981 the members organized into the First Baptist Church of Marshallville, Ohio.
Since then the church has seen many changes, from moon boots and rhinestone gloves, to acid washed jeans with plaid, through uggs over stretch jeans, to those expensive ugly purses made out of old couches.
But through it all we have held onto the Truths that never change.
That God is Almighty, the Holy Spirit moves, the Bible is true, and Faith in Jesus Christ is the ONLY way. [find out more]
At FBC we pride ourselves on having a diverse group of people and a diverse leadership core.
From a veteran associate pastor with over 40 years of experience to middle-aged man with a bluegrass band and a 30-something video editor and media director turned preacher, we have an eclectic bunch.
Pastor J. Johnson
Grew up in South Akron, Ohio. He has worked in ministry in one form or another for 18 of the last 25 years, primarily focusing on media production and design. After a 6 year long exodus from ministry, and church-life in general, he returned with a new focus: making the Bible make sense. After… [continue reading]
John Hatfield, his wife Laura, and their children Jarred and Hanna lead a bluegrass inspired praise set. John and the Family have a bluegrass band named Mother’s Choice that travels around Ohio performing and witnessing to people through music. A lover of Jesus and all things music he has… [continue reading]
Fred Phillips spent his youth and most of his first 48 years on this earth playing music in bars across the country. After his wife convinced him to go to church with her, Fred met Jesus and dedicated his life to ministry.
Fred has now spent over 35 years as an ordained minister, including over two decades serving an under-shepherd at… [continue reading]
Find out more about our leadership here