Taylor Baptist Association


Taylor Baptist Association is an association of 19 Southern Baptist Churches in Taylor County, Florida.
Our purpose is to equip and assist our member churches to accomplish their ministries.

Director of Missions - Rev. Harold Reams

Administrative Assistant - Diane Landry

Office Hours - Monday to Thursday 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM


Taylor Baptist Association holds to the beliefs set forth by the Baptist Faith & Message 2000. On June 14th, 2000, the Southern Baptist Convention adopted a revised summary of our faith.

To view the Baptist Faith & Message 2000, click here to see it on the Southern Baptist Convention's web page.



  • October Newsletter
    The October Newsletter is available for download. Click here to receive it.
  • Tsunami Disaster
    If you would like to donate to the Tsunami Disaster, please visit the Baptist Global Response at gobgr.org or call 1-866-974-5623. Your gifts will be used to help not only the physical needs but also the spiritual needs as the workers/volunteers share the gospel with the victims.
  • Annual Session - Postponed
    Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Annual Meeting has been postponed until further notice.
    We will not meet on Monday, Oct. 15th. We will keep you informed regarding Disaster Relief. Assessment is taking place now and decisions will be made at a later date.
    Diane Landry, Adm. Asst.
    P.S. Pastors, secretaries, please let your people know of the postponed meeting. Thanks.
  • Daylight Savings Ends - November 4th
    Daylight Saving Time Ends
  • Election Day - November 6th
    Election Day
  • Veterans Day - November 11th
    Veterans Day
  • FBC - November 11th - 13th
    Florida Baptist Convention, Miami
  • Operation Christmas Child - November 12th - 19th
    Thank you for helping to pack 1,732 Operation Christmas Child shoeboxes in 2017. Together we can reach our goal of collecting 1,836 shoeboxes to reach children, families and communities for Christ around the globe. We will be collecting shoeboxes at First Baptist Church's Student Center on Orange Street. If you or a group from your church would like to volunteer to help collect shoeboxes you can call First Baptist Church at 850-584-7066. Also, there are some shoebox materials at the Tri County Cellular store on Jefferson Street.

    MON NOV. 12 - 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
    TUES NOV. 13 - 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
    WED NOV. 14 - 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
    THURS NOV. 15 - 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
    FRI NOV. 16 - 9:00 AM to NOON
    SAT NOV. 17 - 10:00 AM to NOON
    SUN NOV. 18 - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
    MON NOV. 19 - 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM

    Please pray for everyone filling shoeboxes, all volunteers collecting shoeboxes, the volunteers distributing shoeboxes and the children receiving shoeboxes.
    Praise the Lord for his goodness - Looking forward to serving you,
    June Byers
    Drop Off Team Leader
  • Thanksgiving Day - November 22nd
    Thanksgiving Day, Office Closed
  • Week of Prayer - December 2nd
    International Missions week of prayer and Lottie Moon offering
  • Christmas Party - December 4th
    Christmas Party for Pastors, Staff and wives
  • Pastor's Meet - December 11th
    Pastor?s meet, First Baptist, 9:00 a.m.
  • Office Closed - December 16th - December 31st
  • Christmas Day - December 25th
  • Welcome
    We have some new pastors to introduce to you.
    • Rev. Chris Arnold and his wife Janell have accepted a call to Lakeside Baptist.
    • Rev. Steve Fox and his wife Carolyn have accepted a call to Salem Baptist.
    • Rev. Mark Prevatt and his wife Rachel are serving at San Pedro.
    We are delighted to have them all in Taylor County.
  • Disaster Relief
    A team of volunteers left on Monday, Sept.24th for South Carolina. Please pray for everyone working in Disaster Relief and for those affected by the storm.
  • Changes
    The Administrative Committee has been diligently working to revise the Constitution and Policy and Procedures Manual for our Association because the focus and structure of the Association is changing. Copies of the proposed revisions will be shared with the Executive Board and Messengers. It will be presented at the Annual Session for adoption. If you are a messenger and have not received your copy, please contact your church secretary.
  • Prayer Focus
    • Midway Baptist, Pastor search
    • Mt. Gilead Baptist, Pastor search
  • Florida Baptist Convention News
    To get the news from the Florida Baptist Convention, click here.


P.O. Box 602
Perry, Fl 32348
Phone: 850-584-8025
Email: taylorbaptist@fairpoint.net