First Baptist Church Hickory
 Our Senior Pastor 

Our Senior Pastor, Dr. Phillip Reynolds, began his ministry with us in April, 2011.  Phillip has been in ministry since 1985 and has served as a pastor in North Carolina, South Carolina, and Mississippi, before returning to NC as Senior Pastor of FBC in 2011.  He has a BA degree in English Literature from the University of South Carolina, a Masters of Divinity from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, and a Doctor of Ministry degree from The Baptist Theological Seminary in Richmond, VA.  He has contributed to two books, Witness of a Fragile Servant and Preaching for the Missional Journey.


Phillip is originally from Sumter County, South Carolina. He married his high school sweetheart, Betsy, in 1978.  They have four children and six grandchildren.  Betsy has taught, coached, and served as athletic director on the high school level during her career.  The Reynolds enjoy exercise and physical activity and regularly compete in road races, triathlons, and marathons.  Phillip also enjoys hunting and fishing. Contact Dr. Reynolds.





    First Baptist Church
    339 2nd Ave. NW
    Hickory, NC 28601

    Sunday Morning Schedule
    Worship - 10:30 am
    Sunday Morning Bible Study for all ages - 9:15 am
    REFUGE Student Worship and Bible Study - 9:15 am

    Wednesday Evening Schedule
    Family Night Supper - 4:45 - 6:00 pm
    Prayer and Bible Study - 6:00 - 7:00 pm
    Children and Student Activities - 6:00 - 7:30 pm