Our Purpose

Purpose means to have an intended aim or goal.

The purpose of Weleetka First Baptist Church is to share the gospel (good news!) of Jesus Christ and develop fully devoted followers of Christ!  Our purpose is found in Matthew 28:19 & 20 which says: 
Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age.

Our Mission

Mission means to send a person or group of persons to perform a service or carry on an activity.

The mission of Weleetka First Baptist Church is to be fully devoted followers of Christ that are “reaching up and reaching out for the glory of God!”  Our mission is found in John 12:32 which states:

“If I (Christ) be lifted up, I will draw all men to myself!”

Our Priorities

Priority means to rank in order of superiority or importance.

The priorities of Weleetka First based on Acts 2:41-47 are as follows:

  • Discipleship: Discipleship is the activity of knowing and learning more about God.
  • Fellowship: Fellowship is the activity of establishing and developing relationships.
  • Prayer: Prayer is the activity of communicating with God.
  • Ministry: Ministry is the activity of serving God.
  • Worship: Worship is the activity of honoring God.
  • Evangelism: Evangelism is the activity of sharing the “Good News” about Jesus Christ with others.