2014 North American Missions Emphasis


First Baptist Belton will have our Week of Prayer for North American Missions from April 6-13.  We are also receiving our Annie Armstrong Easter Offering at this time. 100 percent of the Annie Armstrong Easter Offering goes directly to the mission field of the United States, Canada, and their territories.  When we give, Southern Baptists are affirming God’s call in … Read More

Mark Cox2014 North American Missions Emphasis

Seattle Update


Hello First Baptist Belton family from the Seattle team: Praise be to God our Father for His abundant presence. So far, we have experienced the Holy Spirit move in incredible ways throughout our time here in this beautiful, broken city. Today we began working on the current downtown church plant project. You may or may not know, but Epic Life … Read More

Leah WhiteSeattle Update

Praying, Giving, Sending, Going


Then he said to his disciples, “The harvest is plentiful but the workers are few. Ask the Lord of the harvest, therefore, to send out workers into his harvest field.” (Matthew 9:37-38) Thank you to all who gave to the Lottie Moon Christmas Offering. Your giving allows our missionaries who are currently serving to continue reaching a lost world. It … Read More

Mark CoxPraying, Giving, Sending, Going

College Ministry Seattle Mission Trip

Please pray for our mission team going to Seattle over spring break, March 8-15. They will be working with Church Planter and Pastor Keith Carpenter of Epic Life Church. Their ministry focus will be on a new church plant in downtown Seattle. Team members are Bry Ewan, Colton White, Jacob Brenton, Shane Longoria, Brianna Helmer, Mikaela Hostin, and Leah White. … Read More

Mark CoxCollege Ministry Seattle Mission Trip

Adopting an Unreached, Unengaged People Group

Please join us for our church business meeting Sunday, February 23 at 5:45 pm. We’ve been praying about adopting an unreached, unengaged people group for months, and we are excited to move forward with this opportunity.

Mark CoxAdopting an Unreached, Unengaged People Group

Texas Baptist Men Disaster Recovery Training

Friday, February 28, there will be a Texas Baptist Men’s Disaster Relief Yellow Hat Orientation conducted at the Moon Building (Bell Baptist Association offices) on the campus of University of Mary Hardin-Baylor. The training will be begin at 5:30 pm and conclude at 9 pm. There is a $10 fee to cover the cost of the background check. (No cash please; … Read More

Andy DavisTexas Baptist Men Disaster Recovery Training

Missionary Appointment Service

Come see the missionaries you are helping send to the field. You are invited to attend the missionary appointment service that will be held at Great Hills Baptist Church in North Austin at 7 pm on Wednesday, February 26. It is a rare opportunity to have a missionary appointment service this close to Belton. Please take the opportunity to come … Read More

Mark CoxMissionary Appointment Service

Mission Trip Interest Meeting

First Baptist Belton will be taking mission teams to the Dominican Republic, Haiti, Moldova, Kenya, Cambodia, and other parts of the world in 2014. Come and explore how you can be involved in spreading the Gospel to the ends of the earth. An interest meeting will be held February 16 in the College House at 4:30 pm.

Mark CoxMission Trip Interest Meeting


It’s not too late to be a part of the movement! We had 105 attend the first session. Join us as we prepare and train to Share Jesus Globally. First Baptist Belton invites you to attend the Perspectives course to help equip you to live out your calling to be on mission.  PERSPECTIVES ON THE WORLD CHRISTIAN MOVEMENT will give you a new view … Read More

Mark CoxPerspectives

Three 16 Initiative

Please remember to pray for our involvement in reaching an unengaged people group on December 16! Please see the original post from last October below:  For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life. -John 3:16 Initiative- the ability to judge what needs … Read More

Mark CoxThree 16 Initiative