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


School Staff

Administrative Staff

 Holly LaBarreare, Director

 Kristin Zapien, Office Manager 

 Ginger Areas, Aftercare Supervisor


 Shamekia Silas, Infant 1 Teacher

 Ophelia Savice, Infant 1 Assistant

 Heather Matson, Infant 2 Teacher

 Hema Powell, Infant 2 Assistant 

 Zahraa Banisaad, Infant 3 Teacher

 Crystal Rodgers, Infant 3 Assistant

  Holly Reifers, Toddler 1 Teacher 

 Rachel Bender, Toddler 1 Assistant 

 Donisha McLaurin, Toddler 2 Teacher

 Tyra Libby, Toddler 2 Assistant

 Courtney Kupiszewski, Toddler 3 Teacher 

 Monica Areas, Toddler 3 Assistant

 Holly Hatton, Young Twos Teacher 

 Ashley Dandridge, Young Twos Assistant 

 Carol Reber, Older Twos Teacher 

 Lizabeth Libby, Older Twos Assistant 

  Emily Breckenridge, Young Threes Teacher

 Lisa Zapien, Young Threes Assistant

 Sally Abdulsamad, Older Threes Teacher

 Heather Zapien, Older Threes Assistant

 Ginger Areas, Fours Teacher 

 Abbey Allman, Fours Assistant

 Ann George, Floater

 Dinisha Higgs, Floater








































































200 East Parkway North, Memphis TN 38112
Office: 901.458.8212 ⋅ Facebook
School tours are only available by appointment