Miracle Baptist Church
205 Easy St.
La Vergne, TN 37086

P: (615) 793-7011

Church History

1965 Organized as a mission of First Baptist Church, LaVergne. Meetings were held in the LaVergne Elementary School. Rev. Robert Dowdy became the first pastor, serving in a part time capacity until 1968.

1966 On June 5th, the mission was constituted as a church. There were 102 charter members. The Present property was purchased.

1968 The first service in a permanent building was held on the first Sunday in May. Rev. J. O. Carter was called as part time pastor and served until 1972.

1972 Jimmy Edwards served as interim pastor. The church visioned a new sanctuary and set up a building fund with $6,000.00.

1973 Rev. Carl L Scarlett became the first full time pastor.

1974 First mobile unit purchased for a youth department.

1975 Second mobile unit was added. Ground breaking ceremony was held in September for the new building.

1976 First Service in new sanctuary held on April 18th.

1989 Purchased an additional parking lot.

1990 Barry Davis was called as our full time Associate Pastor.

1992 Remodeled Fellowship Hall and Education Building.

1997 Built new Education, Media and Welcome Center.

2001 Burt Parker was called as full time Youth and Education Minister.

2005 Brother Carl Scarlett retires after 32 years of faithful service.

2005 Burt Parker leaves to answer call from Sisters Baptist Church as full time pastor.

2005 David Pittman begins serving as Interim Pastor.

2005 Pastor Search Committee formed and begins seeking a new pastor.

2006 Dr. Aubrey Hay begins serving as Intentional Interim Pastor.

2006 Reverend Todd Kirkland receives unanimous vote to become Pastor.

Service & Event Times

Sunday School 9:45 AM
Worship Service 11:00 AM
KICK (During School Year) 5:00 PM
Youth Service/Fellowship 5:00 PM
Discipleship Classes 5:00 PM
Adult Choir Rehearsal 5:15 PM
Evening Worship Service 6:00 PM
Ladies Bible Study 7:00 PM
T.N.T Young Adult Bible Study 6:00 PM
Children's Choir 6:00 PM
Adult Bible Study 6:30 PM
Youth Bible Study 6:30 PM