first baptist Church

Cochran, GA

Learning to walk in grace with God, each other and the bigger world we inhabit

  • Church Calendar

    Here is a link to our church online calendar to keep you up to date with our ministries and activities. 

  • spring vehicle check-up & car wash

    Saturday, April 30 from 10am-2pm in the church parking lot.  This is a ministry event sponsored by the Men's Ministry. Come get your vehicles checked out for the coming summer months and get your car washed as well. Any donations will support summer missions events.

  • missions dinner & fundraiser

    Sunday, May 1st

    Spaghetti dinner at 5pm in the Fellowship Hall with proceeds going to the high school graduates' Dominican Republic mission trip. 


    Fundraising auction begins at 5:30pm with proceeds going to our John Brown Memorial Missions Scholarship Fund.


    The purpose is to provide an opportunity to our faith family to play an active role in "sending" and supporting the Great Commission.


    You can help by: 1) donating a quality item to be auctioned; 2) pray for our upcoming mission teams; 3) come and participate in the fundraising events; 4) have a good time! 


    Contact Jeff Dykes, Missions Coordinator, for more information.


  • GRIEF SHARE

    A Grief Support Group called Grief Share offering help and encouragement after the death of a spouse, child, family member, or friend.  Our first 13-week session began Sunday, March 6.  Quinn and Vicki Speck are leading this group each Sunday afternoon at 4:30 in The Whipple House, 119 S Second Street.  Click on the hands icon at left to email Quinn.   


  • Sunday morning Small group bible study

    Classes for all age groups

    9:45 AM every Sunday morning

    Here is a listing of all available Bible study groups

  • wednesday night fellowship meal

    Join us for our family night fellowship suppers as we share a meal together around the table. You may choose a full-size meal, a meal with smaller portions or the alternate meal. Serving from 5:15 till 6:00 pm in the fellowship hall.


    May 4 - Catfish fillets, cheese grits, french fries, coleslaw, lemon delight, hush puppies, tea


    May 11 - Roast beef, rice w/gravy, squash casserole, Coca cola cake, bread, tea


    May 18 - Baked chicken, potato salad, steamed broccoli w/cheese, banana pudding, bread, tea


    Make your reservations here.



  • THREAD BEARERS MINISTRY

    This is a sewing ministry to provide articles of clothing for children in the Sonrise Orphanage in Uganda and other underprivileged children.  Open to anyone who already knows how to sew, and for anyone 3rd grade (with an adult) and up who want to learn to sew.  Elaine Steeley, Bridget Mullis, and Flora Bryant lead this ministry.


    Meets weekly on Mondays 9am -11am or 6:30-8:30pm at The Gathering Place.

  • The Christian Index

    The Christian Index is the nation’s oldest continuously published religious newspaper (1822).  Recently the Index updated its content with a stronger “Georgia-centric” format. This approach provides more aggressive coverage of Georgia Baptist news and features.  Click here to read The Christian Index.  It's FREE!


  • Vacation Bible School

    VBS dates are June 6-10, 2016, from 9 am - 12 noon. Mark your calendars!

    Click the icon to the left to register your child.