Church Library

View our online catalog

We are excited to announce that your First Baptist Church Library now has its catalog available to view online! With this new capability we will be able to reach people who cannot come directly to our library during our hours of operation.  You can now look at our online catalog. After creating an account, you can look at your current items checked out, renew items that you need more time to finish, create book lists, reserve items, and review your check out history. Eventually we will have ebooks and eaudiobooks!

The library at First Baptist Church exists to promote the spiritual, emotional, and intellectual development of individuals, families, and groups and support he mission of the local body. The library contains many different resources for a variety of topics including:

  • Bible studies
  • Doctrinal studies
  • Christian living and devotional books
  • Books and items on establishing and maintaining a Christian home
  • Christian witness and evangelism tools
  • Books and media for youth, children, and preschool
  • Biographies and fiction

The First Baptist Church of Murray has the privilege and reputation of having one of the finest and most complete church libraries in our local region. Our library is a storehouse of materials that reinforces the church's message and supports them with resources. It is also a place where individuals and families can find entertainment that uplifts and enlightens minds without assaulting their values. You will find the latest in fiction and non-fiction books and media written by many of our Christian authors. Currently, we have more than 14,000 books and media from which to choose. We have a Children's library with a generous selection of books just for them and also books geared to the early teen years. In addition, there is a large selection of videos, DVD's, and CD's for all ages from 2 years to 90+. 

Everyone is invited to use our church library. Library cards are free and not based on church affiliation. 


Sunday: 8:00 am - 11:00 am

Tuesday: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Wednesday: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Thursday: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm  

Library Telephone:  270-753-1282