MINISTRY OBJECTIVE #1 WORSHIP: To
continue to develop and produce worship services that enhance the
worship experience of all age groups through consistent and diversified
blending of both traditional and contemporary music, Bible preaching
and teaching, and prayer.
MINISTRY OBJECTIVE #2 SUNDAY SCHOOL: To challenge all members of First Baptist Church toward continuing spiritual growth and discipleship through Sunday School.
MINISTRY OBJECTIVE #3 EVANGELISM: To faithfully and urgently share the gospel so that the lost will be saved. MINISTRY OBJECTIVE #4 MISSIONS: To enhance involvement of members in ministering the Gospel to Marion, Southern Illinois, the nation, and the world.
MINISTRY OBJECTIVE #5 FAMILY MINISTRIES: To
provide Bible-based discipleship ministries that encourage spiritual
growth for all ages, develop healthy Christian family values, enhance
marriage relationships, build parenting skills, and interfamily
MINISTRY OBJECTIVE #6 YOUTH: Provide
ministries that lead youth to become disciples of Jesus Christ,
teaching them to follow in His steps, to grow in wisdom and stature,
and in favor with God and man (Luke 2:52).
MINISTRY OBJECTIVE #7 PRESCHOOL AND CHILDREN: To
provide a place of ministry that introduces children to Jesus and
encourages them to grow in Christ and become involved in the life of
MINISTRY OBJECTIVE #8 FACILITIES DEVELOPMENT: To provide for the facilities necessary to fulfill this strategic vision.