• Thanks to French Studio, Herrin, IL (September, 2010)
  • Children's Christmas Program 12/13/15
  • Mission team at Huitzilán, Puebla, Mexico (June, 2015)
  • Mission team at Huacapa, Oaxaca, México (March, 2013)
  • Mission team with Eloy & family (April, 2011)
  • Lucas Hunter receives a Bible in honor of his Eagle Scout award.
  • Congratulations to Eagle Scout Kefren Hunter
  • Celebration of Adoption (8/15/2010)
  • Vacation Bible School, July, 2010
  • Vacation Bible School, July, 2010
  • Vacation Bible School, July, 2010
  • Vocan Paz, Costa Rica, 2005
  • Mission Team in Tacuba Nueva, México, 2011
  • Commissioning for 2008 Mission trip
  • At site in México 2008
  • La Ceiba Mission Trip, México, 2006

Welcome

 

Thank you for visiting our website!     Our church is a warm and loving church, and we want you to feel comfortable and at liberty to call on us for anything you need. Feel free to browse through our website and learn about our fellowship.
     If you are considering relocating to our area, we would love to have you be our guest for Sunday School and worship.  You will find:

  • A caring congregation that will gladly welcome you
  • Preaching/teaching that is centered on the Word of God
  • Ministries to meet the spiritual needs of every age
  • A corporate outlet for truth-filled and moving praise and worship

In His Care,
The deacons of Crainville Baptist Church

Contact Us

Crainville Baptist Church
806 Marion St.
Crainville, Illinois 62918
Map  •   Directions
Phone 618-985-2574

Announcements

  • Welcome to our website!

     

    Welcome to our website!  If you have any corrections, suggestions or questions, please address them to Al Turl or send them by clicking the email button at the left.  Thank you and enjoy our site.

     

  • Office Hours: 9:00am until 1:00pm
  • See inspirational messages, devotions, etc. on the Info Center page

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    (click crosses)

     

  • Introducing Our Interim Pastor

     

     

    His name is Jim Endsley.  His phone number is (618) 713-6400.

    Email address:  jrendsley@nwcable.net

     

    Message from Jim:

    I am available to you anytime.

    I can meet with you at the Church

    office or visit in your home.

     

  • Golden Sweetheart Potluck

    GOLDEN SWEETHEART POTLUCK

    On February 14th , we will recognize individuals who have been a member for 50 years or more.  They will be recognized during the Morning Worship Service.  We will have a potluck in the Fellowship Hall following the service.  Everyone is invited.

     

     

  • Great River Region Area 4 Annual Meeting - Sunday, April 10, 2016

    Great River Region Area 4 Annual Meeting - Sunday, April 10, 2016

         Theme:  The Church Reaching the Millennials

    The meeting begins at 2:30 PM and concludes at 7:00 PM.

         Crainville Baptist is hosting the Area 4 Annual Meeting.

                         This is a big deal!   Why?  

         ***Churches from all over Area 4 will be here.

         ***We have not hosted this event for 14 years.

              (We still hold the attendance record - 200)

         ***Our newly installed Executive Minister will be here, as will

             our Area Minister.

         ***We are responsible for the evening meal, childcare, youth

              activities, registration, music, and general hospitality.

    "See, I am doing a new thing! Now it springs up; do you not perceive it? I am making a way in the desert and streams in the wasteland."

    God's Word to Isaiah, 43:19.

     

     

  • Christmas Cantata

           Thanks and a great round of applause to our choir and Jack, Sue, Bethany and Gary for helping us celebrate the birth of our Lord, Jesus Christ, with a wonderful presentation of Christmas music during worship December 20, 2015.

     

     

  • New opening between the nursery rooms

    New opening between the nursery rooms. Thanks to Gary McGowan and Bill Klope.

    This will make easier access and visibility for our teachers and parents.

    More pictures can be seen under INFO {lclick above}

    Then click "New Nursery Door"

     

  • Midweek Bible Study & Prayer Meeting time change

    Our midweek Bible Study & Prayer Meeting meets at 6:00PM Wednesday evenings.

     

  • Recycle Bulletins

    Please recycle your bulletin after worship on Sundays.  Thee is a white basket in the narthex so if you don't want to take your bulletin home, please put the bulletin and inserts in the basket so they may be recycled.   Thank you.

  • Positions Available

    Position 1:  This website needs everyone in the church to report church news, dates and particulars of upcoming events.

    Position 2:  All available photographers (digital) are needed to send in event photos.

    Position 3:  Those with historic photos are urged to let us scan them for this site for our 120 year celebration.

    Hours:  You set the hours and work from home.

    Salary:  Our undying gratitude.

    Apply for one or more of these positions by clicking the email button on the left.

    Hey, what more could you ask for?

    PS  Please let others who may not know we have this website or have internet access know about these marvelous opportunities.

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Upcoming Events

FEB

14

SUN
Church School for all ages
9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Worship
10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Evening Worship
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
FEB

17

WED
FEB

21

SUN
Church School for all ages
9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Worship
10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Evening Worship
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
FEB

24

WED
Ministerial Alliance Lenten Service & Lunch
12:00 PM
location is at Christian Covenant Church 1025 S. Division St. Carterville
Rev. Mike Williams from First Christian Church will be speaking.
FEB

28

SUN
Church School for all ages
9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Worship
10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Evening Worship
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM