Bro. Francis was saved at the age of ten in Massachusetts. He was called to preach at the age of 17 during Youth Conference at FBC. Bro. Francis graduated from Hyles-Anderson College in 1989. He was hired on at First Baptist Church in 1990. Bro. Francis oversees many ministries, including the “B”, “C”, and “D” buses and Sunday schools; City Baptist School; the Better Roads Recovery Ministry; the Hammond City Rescue Mission; and the Hometown Thrift Store. He also teaches at Hyles-Anderson College. Bro. Francis married Cynthia in 1988. They have three children: Brittany, John III, and Clint.
Location and Contact Info
First Baptist Church
473 Sibley Street
Hammond, IN 46320
The Mike Sarver Family was our Missionary Spotlight in our Wednesday night service. They have been serving in Ghana with our Ghana Team for the last seven years. Bro. Sarver oversees Hyles-Anderson College of West Africa, teaches an adult Sunday School class, as well as multiple other duties as an assistant pastor Fundamental Baptist Church International. Please pray for him and his family as they continue to spread the Gospel in Ghana, West Africa. ... See MoreSee Less
Please take some time to pray for our Missionary Spotlight from Sunday evening, Chris Sage. He has been serving in Mexico for 16 years. In that time God has used him to help start three churches. Please pray for him as he transitions to working in a new area of Mexico. ... See MoreSee Less