First Baptist Church

Wholly Committed

Ps. 37:5, Prov. 16:3

Continuously Growing

2 Pt. 3:18, 2 Tim. 3:16-17

For God's Glory

1 Cor. 10:31, Rom. 11:36


Who We Are

Put simply – First Baptist of Freeport, IL exists to glorify God.

What does this look like?
          – sharing the Good News of Jesus (John 14:6)
          – encouraging & discipling believers (1 Thess. 5:11)
          – consistent & continuous development (Col. 3:16)
          – building up & sending out leaders (Matt. 28:19-20)
          – worshiping God in all we think, say & do (Rom. 12:1-2)

Want to learn more? Click the links below to explore.
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Ministries & Outreach

As Christians, we are called to know Christ & make Christ known.
Here are a few ways we fulfill that mission:

Sunday A.M. Worship

In the spirit of Matthew 18:20, we invite YOU to join us Sunday from 9am – 10:15am, to experience the joy of worshipping God through a multitude of different styles.

Want to learn more? Read more here.

Sunday School

Sunday School meets from 10:30am-11:30am


A.W.A.N.A. Clubs


Postponed until further notice!

Children have the opportunity to experience Christ through our carefully laid out A.W.A.N.A program every Wednesday from 6:30pm-8pm.
Know somone who could benefit from this ministry? Read more here.


Bible Study

Twice a month people from all over come together for a time of spiritual growth through beneficial fellowship as they study God’s Word!

Intrigued? Read more here.


Weekly Prayer Meeting

Each Wednesday at 6:30pm, we enjoy coming together to pray, discuss and study God’s Word more in-depth. Imperfect people being perfected by God!

Get the details here.

Global Missions

Declare His glory among the nations” – Psalm 96:3
How do we help fulfill that mission? FBC spiritually and financially supports multiple missionary families.

Get involved by reading more.


Our Leadership Team

Blessed with the responsibility to care for what God paid for with His own blood (Acts 20:28).

Pastor TBA

Larry Roettger


Brian Collison


Joe Ils


Ravi Sandhyapagu


Recent Messages

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Contact Us

Prayer requests, ministry ideas, opportunities, name it.
We would love to hear from you!
Talk directly

Call us at:
(office hours vary)

We hope to see you

Sunday @ 9:00am
for worship