About Us

First Baptist Church of DeKalb is a Christ-Centered, Growing Community, Shining the Light of Christ. We extend the warmest of welcomes to each of you. We welcome you to sing joyously together, pray fervently, listen attentively to God's word and reach out a friendly hand to all who come to praise the Lord. Blessings to all!

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Our Purpose

The purpose of the First Baptist Church is to "make disciples" for Christ.


Our Mission

Leading the unsaved to faith in Jesus Christ.

Encouraging Christians to consecrate themselves to God's purpose in their lives.

Providing a climate of loving fellowship in which personal spiritual growth and worship occur.

Equipping believers for effective ministry to the DeKalb area.

Supporting the evangelization of people around the world


Click on the "Day Camp" link above to view information about our annual Day Camp week.  On the page you will find a short history of FBCD Day Camp, a description of this year's theme, registration form, parent information, and a map to the farm where Day Camp is held.  Please contact the Church if you have additional questions.