The First Baptist Church of Ironton, MO is centered in the historic Arcadia Valley where we desire to reach our community and the world with the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Our mission is to make disciples of Jesus Christ who are actively exalting God in worship, being equipped in the gospel, and engaging the world in mission.
Year Founded: 1858
Average Attendance: 130
A children's discipleship that is evangelistic. It includes Bible study, games, and group time.
Each week in the morning worship service deaf interpreters sign the morning worship service. They also sign the cantatas and dramas presented in the church.
During the school year each Wednesday night we have our missions organizations; Mission Friends, GA's, RA's. Acteens and Crusaders meeting. The ages for these organizations is 3 years old to Senior High School.
The Prayer Ministry has published twice a week a praylist to be distributed and used in it three adult services each week. In addition, located at the church is a prayer room for individuals to come and pray at church. Also, a prayer chain by phone and internet is activated when prayer request are given to the prayer ministry.
This is our adult choir that sings weekly in the morning worship service. They present an Easter and Christmas drama or cantata each year, inaddtion to a patriotic musicical near or on July 4th.
Silver Eagles is our Senior Adult group that meet monthly for a potluck meal. In addition, they have ministry projects and take trips together.
The primary purpose for our small groups is for fellowship and building community within the church (Acts 2:42). We seek to care for each other’s spiritual needs, pray for each other and bear one another’s burdens (Galatians 6:2) as we obey the “One Another” passages in Scripture. At this time, our small groups meet during the summer months in homes throughout Arcadia Valley.
Our Sunday school hour meets at 9:30 a.m. on Sunday mornings and offers small group settings with in-depth Bible studies, prayer, and fellowship. We offer Sunday school classes for all ages. So, whatever your age, we have a place for you!
Our youth group meets weekly for Bible study, music, games, and ministry projects.
Located on the corner of Madison and Knob Streets in Ironton, MO.