Mississippi Baptist Beginnings

The history of Mississippi Baptists from their first days in the 1700s to the present has been captured by the Mississippi Baptist Historical Commission in a newly-completed exhibit along Highway 61 between Fayette and Natchez, not far from the location of the first Baptist Church in Mississippi.

The exhibit is open to the public seven days a week, and there is no admission charge. For more information, contact the Mississippi Baptist Historical Commission at P.O. Box 4024, Clinton, MS 39058-4024. Telephone: (601) 925-3434. E-mail:mbhc@mc.edu.

News Report

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Site Dedication

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Welcome to Mississippi Baptist Beginnings
Baptist Churches Constituted After Territory Acquired by U.S.A.
Beginning of the First Baptist Church in Mississippi
Organization of Baptist Churches in Mississippi
Richard Curtis, Jr.
Woodville Baptist Church
Ebenezer Baptist Church
Mississippi College
Blue Mountain College
William Carey University
The Baptist Children’s Village
Mississippi – Fertile Ground for Leadership Development
Conference Ministries
Mississippi Baptist Health Systems, Inc.
The Baptist Record
Baptist Building
Now, What About the Future? It is Yours to Determine.