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. 

  • prayer walk

    Sunday, July 31

    6:00 pm beginning at the Bleckley County High School Gymnasium

    There will be a brief introduction, instructions and then all of the local schools will be open for walking and praying for the students, teachers, and all system personnel for the coming year.


    For the months of June and July, our morning worship services are combined and the times are shifted.  Please make note of the schedule for June and July.

    Bible Study @ 9:00 AM

    Morning Worship Service @ 10:15 AM

    Evening Worship Service @ 5:30 PM

    July worship services will be in the Fellowship Hall with the Praise Band leading music.

  • 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

    Our time schedule for July is 9:00 AM for Bible Study.

  • The Christian Index

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  • wednesday night fellowship meal

    Join us August 10th for our family night fellowship suppers as we share a meal together around the table.  We offer meals for adults/youth or children under 12.  

    Serving from 5:15 till 6:00 pm in the fellowship hall.

    August 10th - Baked chicken, potato salad, green beans, dessert, bread

    August 17th - Catfish, French fries, cheese grits, coleslaw, hushpuppies, lemon delight

    August 24th - Spaghetti, tossed salad, English peas, Italian Creme cake, bread

    August 31st - Country fried steak, rice w/gravy, black-eyed peas, biscuits, Coca Cola cake

    Alternative choice - chicken strips and fries will be served each night.

    Make your reservations here.


    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 beginning August 1st..


    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 has been completed.  Quinn and Vicki Speck lead 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.   

    Watch for more information about a starting date for the next session, tentatively scheduled for the fall.