FBC Jackson 


About Mark D. Smith

The Smith Family

Interview with Mark

The Search Process

Sunday, October 6, 2013
The congregation of First Baptist Jackson unanimously elected Mark Douglas Smith to be our new Senior Pastor.  

We celebrate God's faithfulness and commit our prayers for our fellow believers at Murdock Baptist Church in Port Charlotte, Florida.

Sunday, November 3, 2013
Pastor Mark's first official Sunday at First Baptist Jackson was November 3rd.  Come be a part of the excitement as we worship God together!

Meet Mark Smith,

Senior Pastor

Mark Smith is a man who loves God, loves His people, loves to preach the Word, and loves to grow God’s Kingdom. He has a true pastor’s heart and his passion for preaching is evident in his preparation, delivery and genuine love for people.

Prior to coming to First Baptist Jackson, he served for 8 years as the senior pastor of Murdock Baptist Church in Port Charlotte, Florida.  As a devoted expositor of God’s Word, he has a heart for advancing God's Kingdom through discipleship and missions.
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Meet the Smith Family

Toni is a dedicated partner to Mark's ministry and her love of people is quickly evident.  They have been married for 35 years and have two sons, both actively involved in ministry.
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Q&A with Mark Smith

Dr. Sam Peeples, Chairman of the Pastor Search Committee, interviews Mark in a series of videos that shed light on Mark's background, heart and passion.
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God told his people “Call to me and I will answer you and tell you great and unsearchable things you do not know.” -- Jeremiah 33:3

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