Join us this Sunday!

Traditional at 9 am, Live Band at 10:30 am

Join us this Sunday!

We're' excited about what's happening at First Baptist Pekin. You are welcome to join us. We offer a traditional service at 9 am and a live band at 10:30 am.

Online services continue to be posted live at ( or ( at the 9am and 10:30am times. If you have any concerns or questions, please feel free to contact us at 309-347-5965.


First Baptist Church Pekin has a couple service options available.

  • Traditional Service: Sunday at 9:00 am (lasts approximately 45 minutes)
  • Contemporary Service: Sunday at 10:30 am (lasts approximately 1 hour)

Doors opened for both services 30 minutes prior to the service starting.

What about my kids?

Sunday KIDZ Ministry

A Jr. and Sr. High Sunday School class is available during the 9am service.

Sunday KIDZ, our children's ministry is available for PreK-6th grade during the 10:30 am service only.

Wedensday KIDZ and 412 Youth Ministry (1st grade through Sr. High)

Each Wednesday evening at 5:30, during the school year, we provide a meal in the Fellowship Center for children, youth and adult volunteer helpers. Following the meal at 6pm kids in 1st through 6th grade attend Wednesday KIDZ, and the Jr. and Sr. High students go to the attic for 412 Youth Ministry.

What about other ministry gatherings?

Sunday School

All our classes are up and running. Please check-in at Information Central (the blue wall in the foyer), for classes, times, and locations.

Small Groups & Bible Studies

God's plan is that we live out the Christian life together. This is why we offer small groups and Bible studies.

Pastor's Breakfast

This ministry is for all our second-time guests. It's our way of being able to extend a proper welcome on behalf of our pastors. If you are interested in attending please call the church office for more information and to RSVP.

Perhaps it's been a while since you visited a local church. It's time to try.  We sure hope you'll visit us soon. If you have questions feel free to call the church office at 309-347-5965..

In His care, 

Pastor Vern 

Senior Pastor