Welcome to the historic First Baptist Church of Memphis, serving Memphis and the Mid-South since 1839. Here you will find exciting ministries, mission opportunities, and vibrant worship. You will also find a welcoming, diverse, and inclusive congregation of Christian believers. We want to meet you, worship with you, challenge you to serve, and become your spiritual home and family.

Sunday Mornings:

9:30am Sunday School
11:00am Worship

Wednesday Evenings:

5:00pm Dinner
6:00pm Bible Study

200 East Parkway North, Memphis, TN 38112 ⋅ Office: 901.454.1131


Waiting List

Instructions for Accessing Online Waiting List

Please click on the link to access the Online Waiting List for First Baptist Day School and follow the Step By Step Instructions below.  For questions, contact FBDS.

After completing the Waiting List application, click on the link below to pay the $75 Waiting List Fee.  Applications without payment are not considered viable Waiting List candidates.  You will receive an email verifying that Waiting List application has been received and processed.

Waiting list applicants are not guaranteed a spot at any time.  Waiting list priority is given to siblings of those already enrolled at First Baptist Day School, children of staff members, and First Baptist Church members.

  1. Click on New Family Registration
  2. Enter all the information for the primary payer (the parent whose name you would like to appear at the top of your billing statement for tax credit purposes).
  3. Click Submit
  4. Click add Parent/Guardian (this is mandatory).
  5. Enter all the information for the remaining parent.
  6. Click submit
  7. Click Add child
  8. Enter child’s information & scheduling selection. (If you do not know your child’s gender yet, you may click either male or female. If you do not know your child’s date of birth, please enter in your expected due date.)
  9. Click Submit
  10. If you are only applying for one child to be placed on the Waiting List, you may click Finish. Waiting List Registration is complete.
  11. If you are placing more than one child on the Waiting List, please repeat steps 8 through 11.
  12. Once we receive your registration information, your password will expire. If you need to edit any information, please email Holly LaBarreare.
  13. Click here to pay Waiting List Fee

200 East Parkway North, Memphis TN 38112
Office: 901.458.8212 ⋅ Facebook
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