where you can serve

First Baptist Church of Plainfield offers many opportunities to use the gifts God has given you. These opportunities not only fulfill a First Baptist Church of Plainfield need, a community need or a global need, but helps you form relationships with other faithful persons.   One of the best ways to grown in your faith is to serve.


Review a brief list of opportunities  below and contact us at office@firstbaptistplainfield.org or call 317-839-8163 where interested.

Children/Youth ministry

First Baptist Church of Plainfield can always use volunteers for our growing children's ministries.  Here is a brief list where persons can serve:

  • Nursery workers during Sunday services and special events
  • Sunday school teachers and leaders
  • Powerzone leaders and helpers
  • Youth study leaders  for Wednesday and Sunday nights
  • Provide snacks for children/youth events

All persons working with our children and youth must agree to a background check paid for by FBCP.


If interested in serving, please contact us office@firstbaptistplainfield.org or submit the Children's Volunteer Form.

adult opportunies

Opportunities abound to serve our Lord and Savior.  All ages and skills are needed to keep our ministries alive and well.  We are a board driven church who depends upon our volunteers.  We have listed a few of our opportunities, but everyone has a gift that can be used.

  • Sunday morning greeters/ushers
  • Visiting shut-ins/hospital visits
  • Visitor follow-up
  • Building/grounds maintenance
  • Various boards
  • Bereavement Dinners
  • Joy Prom/Fall Festival
  • Teachers
  • Music
  • Photography
  • Multiple Boards
  • Story tellers at Beginning Steps
  • Prayer chain
  • Community Outreach

If interested in serving, please contact us at office@firstbaptistplainfield.org or call 317-839-8163.



Our missionaries

First Baptist Church of Plainfield supports three couples who are serving Christ in overseas missions. We will post udpates as they are provided.  You can also click the name of the missionary and you will directed to a web page with more information. 


Bill and Ann Clemmer

The Clemmers are serving in South Sudan. Bill helps train health care workers while Ann helped establish a Christian school.

Katie and Taku Longkumer

The Longkumers are serving in India.  Katie provides training and counseling to churches while Taku  works with the secretaries to help provide missionary training

Kyle and Debby Witmer

Kyle and Debby are serving Thailand providing pastoral education and leadership development.