upcoming events


    June 5, 12, 19, 26 and July 10, 24, 31

    10AM—12PM in the FBC Gym

    Kids K-5th Grade

    Summer Stops, Life on Mission, will teach children about missions in North America and how they can be actively involved! Children will meet at the FBC gym on the dates listed above from 10:00am to noon.


    11AM-1PM  in the YOUTH ROOM

    Tired of reading the Bible and not knowing what it means?  Do you have a desire to understand the Bible but get frustrated with the details of the text?  We would love for you to join us as we dig into the book of Hebrews and discuss practical ways to study Scripture.  Meet in the Youth Room from 11AM-1PM and bring your lunch.

    First day will be May 30th. After that, we will meet weekly on Monday’s from 11AM—1PM with the exclusion of June 3 and June 24.

    Contact Pastor Steven with questions.  

  • Peru mission Trip / July 20-27, 2019

    Mission trip applications are due November 25th.  You can download the form by clicking on the green Volunteer Application below. 

  • We've got your back

    August 1 / 6-8pm / FBC gYM

    We've Got Your Back is coming up August 1, and is set to be bigger and better than ever with other local organizations helping out this year. We'll have free backpacks stuffed with nearly everything your child will need for the upcoming school year. There will also be school physicals, vision screenings, haircuts and braiding, immunizations checks, and snacks. And, it's all for FREE while supplies last.


    AUGUST 22 - 6 PM

    Join us for the SEARK Men's Summit to be held at First Baptist Church Monticello on Thursday, August 22 starting at 6 PM. It will be an evening of powerful worship, biblical challenge, and great food with men from all over Southeast Arkansas. It's $10 per person. Register now!


  • DNOW 2019: REIGN

    SEPTEMBER 20-22

    Students in grades 6-12, sign up now for DNOW 2019. Spend a weekend with friends engaging in great worship and spiritual challenge learning the significance of KING Jesus, and how He should transform our lives, especially as teenagers. Cost is $30, which includes a t-shirt if you register by September 1. Contact the church for more information.


  • Text giving

    You can now give your offering via TEXT MESSAGING.  You will need to send a text message with a dollar amount (e.g. "$10") to 1-870-300-2592.  Upon your first time giving via text, you will have to fill out a short form with your billing information.  After the initial setup, giving will be as easy as sending a text.

  • podcast

    Many church members have asked, and we are happy to announce that our Sunday morning services are now available to be downloaded and viewed as video podcasts on your Apple mobile device! Subscribe by clicking on the purple “Podcasts” icon on your phone’s home screen and typing “First Baptist Church Monticello” in the search bar. An audio-only podcast and Google Play version for Android are coming soon!