Welcome to First Baptist Church Centralia – an historical beacon in the greater Chesterfield community – where God is First.   With a legacy that is rich in faith and deeds, we invite you to walk with us on our Christian journey!

If you and your family are in need of a church home, our doors and our hearts are open to you and yours.  We look forward to worshiping with you!

The First Baptist Church Family


Join us on February 19, 2023 for


11:00 am

February 22, 2023
Guest Speaker

Rev. Bill Whitaker, Covenant Baptist Church


The Publicity Committee Ministry asks you to join us in the Celebration of Lent, Wednesday, February 22 thru Saturday, April 2, by picking up a copy of Lent Devotional Booklet in the foyer.

Lent is based on Prayer, fasting and giving or charity with the following Scripture references Mark 1:13, Mathew 4:1-11 and Luke 4:1-13. All accounts say that Jesus went without food for 40 days. 

Also follow us on Facebook daily for ways you and your family can spiritually prepare for Easter.

First Baptist Church Weekly Survey
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First Baptist Church Centralia Staff is actively monitoring the COVID-19 Coronavirus developments as it relates to the health and well-being of our members our community and is continuing close communication with local health and government authorities.

Join us on Sunday via Live Stream

We will continue to provide updates on this site as it relates to all developments regarding Coronavirus. We invite you to stay connected by subscribing and joining our free digital platforms:

  • FacebookFacebook.com/First Baptist Church Centralia
  • Web: www.firstbaptistcentralia.org

Our highest priority continues to be the spiritual and physical health and safety of our guests, staff, church members, volunteers and associates both locally and globally.

Our staff has been advised on proper CDC recommended protocols and the importance of ensuring all common preventative precautions, such as disinfecting commonly touched items, washing hands for a minimum of 20 seconds with soap and water, and staying home if you feel ill.

First Baptist Church Centralia will continue to heed the counsel of public health authorities and take appropriate steps to ensure the health and safety of the community. Please review the recent Interim Guidance from the CDC.