First Baptist Church St. Simons Island


Welcome to First Baptist Church St. Simons Island; we are so glad you are taking an interest in learning about who we are as a community of faith!

First Baptist Church St. Simons Island (FBCSSI) began in 1938. From the beginning till now, FBCSSI has remained focused on caring about people and sharing God’s love. Our Mission is to help people:

• Experience God through Jesus Christ,
• Grow through Bible Study and Prayer,
• Celebrate God’s presence in worship,
• Give hope and help to those in need, and to
• Provide a sanctuary of love and Christian fellowship.

FBCSSI seeks to create an atmosphere of caring warmth for anyone who chooses to worship with us. The membership body is made up of people from varied and diverse backgrounds who come together to share their love for God and passion for spreading the hope of Christ to others.


First Baptist Church St. Simons Island is dually affiliated with both the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship (CBF) and the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC).