Welcome to UBC

We ordain women as deacons and ministers. We follow the Christian year in our patterns of worship.  We welcome all people. We are a different kind of Baptist Church.

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Back Door Coffeehouse

Featuring David Roth!

Friday, December 8 at 7:30pm

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Nurture the faith of your children with this unique way of learning and growing.

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Jesus describes the Kingdom of God as a great banquet where all are welcomed.

We hope you get a taste of that when you visit UBC. Old or young, dressed in a suit or sporting your most comfortable bluejeans, a long-time follower of Jesus or new to the faith–whoever you are, however you come, we hope you feel welcomed among us.

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December 8 Back Door!

Back Door Coffeehouse December 8 Back Door! Second Friday, December 8 at 7:30 (doors open at 7:00pm) DAVID ROTH!   Friday, December 8, The Back Door welcomes nationally renowned New Folk Artist DAVID ROTH for his Hattiesburg premier. If you wonder who David is,...

Library Spotlight | November 2017

Spotlight by Billie Hogan Jan Karon’s new book, To Be Where You Are, made me instantly think of Jane Allison. Jane loved the Mitford Series and could hardly wait for her next book to be written. A copy has been placed in our library and it is dedicated to Jane. If you...

The Pastor’s Pen | November 2017

Let us give thanks for: The sounds of laughter, discovery, and wondering in the children’s rooms The questions being asked and creativity expressed in Wednesday night Youth meetings Eight weeks of diving into studies of scripture, our denomi-network, and Christian...

November 3 Back Door!

November 3 Back Door! Friday, November 3 at 7:30 (doors open at 7:00pm) Kate Campbell and Scott Ainslie!   Next week’s Back Door features an amazing Friday night concert with Nashville’s KATE CAMPBELL & SCOTT AINSLIE (old friends who often record...

Pastor’s Blog | October 2017

I hear it often, “We aren’t really Baptist.” It’s a dilemma many in the Baptist world are experiencing today. We don’t want our views of Jesus and the world to be confused with those divisive and hurtful statements of faith too often connected to the Baptist name. Is...

October 6 Back Door!

Back Door Coffeehouse October 6 Back Door! Friday, October 6 at 7:30 (doors open at 7:00pm) Tom Kimmel!   We are happy to welcome home to the Back Door stage TOM KIMMEL! You know Tom Kimmel’s music even if you’ve never heard him play. Tom has created songs for...