Southern Baptist Convention

Located about five miles north of Campbellsville in the heartland of Kentucky, Saloma Baptist church is a progressive and growing church that is ministering to the community and world in the 21st century. The church has approximately 220 members and recently completed an expansion and renovation of facilities. Saloma Baptist Church provides worship, Bible study, fellowship, discipleship training, and ministry opportunities for all ages and maintains very close relations with nearby Campbellsville University. The church is ministry driven with ministry teams working in seven areas of church life. Recently named as a Global Priority Church by the International Missions Board of the Southern Baptist Convention, Saloma supports missions and ministries at the local, state, national, and international levels with more than 40% of all undesignated receipts going to a number of missions including Cooperative Program and Kentucky Baptist Convention. Worship services include Sunday morning worship at 11:00 a.m., Sunday evening worship at 6:00 p.m., and Wednesday evening prayer and Bible study at 7:00 p.m. Sunday School/Bible Study is held at 10:00 a.m. with 6:00 p.m. Sunday evening discipleship training for children and youth. A host of children, youth, and college age worship and ministry opportunities are held regularly.

Year Founded: 1951
Members: 175
Average Attendance: 100

Mailing Address:
1505 West Saloma Road
Campbellsville,  KY  42718-8756

Church Staff:

Senior Pastor: John Chowning, (270) 789-0082

Content last updated: 9/17/2015

Worship Times

  • 11:00 am - Sunday Morning Worship Service
  • 06:00 pm - Sunday Evening Worship
  • 06:00 pm - Discipleship Training for Children and Youth
  • 07:00 pm - Periodic Special Worship Services for Senior High Youth and College Age Groups
  • 07:00 pm - Bible Study and Prayer Service

Church Ministries

Global Priority Church

Saloma Baptist Church has been named a Global Priority Church by the Southern Baptist International Missions Board in recognition of the church's missions and ministry emphasis. The church has adopted a missionary family serving in West Africa and the Soninke and Wolof people's groups in West Africa.

Ministries Supported

The following missions and ministries receive support from Saloma: Cooperative Program, Kentucky Baptist Convention, Southern Baptist mission offerings (Lottie Moon and Annie Armstrong), World Hunger Fund, Campbellsville University, Oneida Baptist Institute, KY Baptist Homes for Children, Central KY Pregnancy Support Center, Partnership 2000, World Baptist Alliance, Crisis Relief Center, Citizens Against Gambling Expansion, Taylor County Baptist Association, KY Christian School, Taylor County Baptist Association, Ministerial Association, Kentucky Heartland Outreach, Christian Womens Job Corps, Gideons.

Ministry Groups In The Church

Saloma Baptist Church has active missions support groups in the church, including Women's Missionary Union, Brotherhood, and youth and college age groups involved in missions and ministry. Church members regularly participate in missions and ministry trips locally, statewide, nationally, and internationally.

Ministry Involvement

Members of Saloma Baptist Church are active in several ministries including: Kentucky Baptist Convention, Taylor County Ministerial Association, Taylor County Baptist Association, Kentucky Heartland Outreach, Central KY Pregnancy Support Center, Campbellsville University, Citizens Against Gambling Expansion, KY League on Alcohol and Gambling Problems, Taylor County Crisis Relief Center, Greater Campbellsville United, Gideons, Green River Lake Ministries, nursing home ministry, KY Challengers, and KY Heartland Outreach.

Ministry Teams

Saloma Baptist Church seeks to be a ministry driven church. There are seven ministry teams currently in place - Administrative, Pastoral Ministry, Outreach and Missions, Christian Education, Finance and Stewardship, Facilties, and Fellowship.

Driving Directions

Take Kentucky Highway 210 north from Campbellsville to intersection with Highway 744. Go right on Highway 744 for two miles. Church is located on the right.

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