Never Stop Growing.  Never Stop Going.  

Church.  It isn’t just a place to find rest for your soul.  It’s a launching pad for your life.  Whatever your age, whatever your past, we believe that God has more for you.  We would love to be part of your life as you take that next step--whatever it may be.


Click on these links to tell us about yourself, see our schedule, email a prayer request, ask a question, or make reservations for our free Wednesday dinner.

Coming Up...


Spring Missions Offering 

We need your help supporting local and international missions. We will collect a special missions offering through March 11th to help fund HFBC missions here in White County and around the world. Look for missions envelopes in Sanctuary seats, or click here to give online-- BE SURE TO choose the "Other Missions" category if giving online.


It's Time for Africa

It’s time to sign up for the HFBC mission trip to Tanzania and Kenya. We will share the gospel and help make disciples--all training provided. Click here to sign up or to request more information.  Must sign up by March 4th.



INTRO is a 4-week course led by Pastor Jim Holmes to help people learn about the mission and ministries of Helen First Baptist. A new group begins Sunday, March 4th at 4:45 pm.  Click here to sign up. 

Sunday Mornings


Sunday School

Groups meet from 9:15 to 10:15.  Click here to find a group that fits you.


Morning Worship

Worship begins at 10:30.  Blended Music.  Biblical Preaching.  Casual dress OK.  Nursery and Preschool Church for children 4 and under.  Kids in Grades K-3 dismiss to Children's Church during the music portion of the adult service.

Sunday Nights


Thriving in Babylon Adult Bible Study

This Bible study by Larry Osborne focuses on the book of Daniel and explores how Christians can survive in an increasingly spiritually hostile environment.  This group meets in Room 106 at 6:00 PM.  Led by Jim Holmes.  


Storying and Evangelism Adult Bible Study

Come join Dale Thomas and Suzie Houghton in this interactive study as we learn how to naturally share your faith and how to disciple others using a "storying" Bible teaching method.  Meets at 6:00 PM in Room 208.


Young Adult Parenting Book Discussion

This group will read and discuss Paul Tripp's book Parenting.  Facilitated by Keith and Jenn Wade.  This group meets at 6:00 PM in Room 107.

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Forgotten God Youth Bible Study

This is a 7-week study by Frances Chan about the Holy Spirit and His power.  This group meets in Room 204 at 6:00 PM.  Led by Chris Barnard. 

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Jonah's Druthers Children's Choir 


The story of Jonah and the whale—like you’ve never heard it told before.  Led by JoLee Patterson, the children's choir meets in the Sanctuary on Sunday nights from 6:00-7:00.  Grades K-5.  Performance will be Sunday, May 6th at 10:30 AM.  

Wednesday Nights



Wednesday Dinner

Community dinner is served from 5:15-5:45 on Wednesdays during the school year in the Fellowship Hall.  Free for everyone.  Donations accepted.  To make reservations, click here.


Prayer Meeting

This time of prayer and Bible study is led by Pastor Jim Holmes.  Meets in the Sanctuary from 6:15-7:30.  


Ladies' Bible Study

Come and join us for a 9-week study of Covenant by Kay Arthur.  There are two great groups to choose from: Tuesday nights at 6:00 in Room 204, and Wednesday nights at 6:10 in Room 211.



AWANA meets on Wednesday nights from 6:00–7:45 pm in Room 208.  Kids meet in the following age groups: Cubbies (ages 3-5 years); Sparks: (Kindergarten–2nd grade); and Truth & Training  (3rd–5th grade).

To register your child for AWANA, please click here.  


Abide Youth Service

Students in Grades 6-12 meet from 6:00-7:45 each week during the school year for a time of worship, Bible teaching, and small-group discussion.  Meets in Room 200.


English as a Second Language (ESL)

English as a Second Language (ESL) classes are offered for adults of any nationality who want to improve their English communication skills. Classes meet on Wednesdays from 6:00-7:45 pm.  Meets in Room 115.

Other Opportunities

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Men's Bible Study

Join us as we study the book Gospel by J.D. Greear.  This book will help us recover the power that made Christianity revolutionary. This group meets in the Fellowship Hall at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday evenings.