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Bulloch County Historical Markers

First Baptist Church of Statesboro


  • Source: David Seibert
  • Marker: First Baptist Church of Statesboro
  • Location: U.S. 301, two blocks north of courthouse, Statesboro

FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH OF STATESBORO

CONSTITUTED SEPTEMBER 3, 1882

Rev. W. M. Cowart, First Pastor

Charter Members

Deacon Edmond Kennedy, Deacon A.B. Miller, W.B. Corey, Joseph Tillman, James Price, J.J.M. Griner, Moselle Miller, Mary Tillman, Elizabeth Kennedy, Mary J. Proctor

“We covenant with God and with each other … to live together for the Lord, … to watch over each other in love, … to keep a standing ministry of the Gospel of Christ … .”