Welcome to the First Baptist Family


First Baptist Church of Jena, Louisiana is a Southern Baptist church that was established in 1843. We offer opportunities for Bible study, worship, spiritual growth and Christian recreation. We are a member of the Southern Baptist Convention, the Louisiana Baptist Convention and the LaSalle Baptist Association.


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Our Staff
Pastor, Dominick C. DiCarlo Jr.
Youth and Recreation Minister, Terry Townsend
Church and Financial Secretary, Sally Wilson
Office Secretary, Michele Wilson
Church Music Director, Connie Lincecum
Worship Pianist, Kim Franklin
Worship Organist, Maxine Wilson
Meals Director, Janice Wyatt
Kitchen Cook Assist., Tiffinee Kirkham
Building Maintenance, Edgar Wyatt
Housekeeping, Janice Wyatt
Nursery, Mattie McCarroll

Building Eternal Relationships with Jesus