It is our mission at First Jackson to share the Gospel to the ends of the Earth.  That means on every continent and in every community.  We believe that every opportunity an opportunity to impact the lives of others, whether it be for Inner City ministry, teaching Sunday School, singing in the choir, going on a Mission trip or volunteering in the Preschool.  First Jackson partners with many ministries locally and internally.

Connect and discover ways you can use your gifts to make a difference.


in Jackson

Opportunities abound to make a difference in Metro Jackson.   God created each of us and has gifted us with skills and abilities that we can use to spread the gospel and help others.

Make a difference locally by joining a volunteering in any number of our local opportunities.

around the World

“Declare His glory among the nations…” Psalm 96:3 Do you want to be a part of a 2017 mission trip? View our list of trips.

Women on Missions

Women on Mission is ongoing missions involvement and learning that extends across the globe. Women of all ages are invited to participate. Learn more about our Women’s Ministry.

With our Partners

It’s important that we partner with organizations who believe in Kingdom building. Learn more about our ministry partners.

Join a Mission Event

Meet our Missions Team

Dr. Jim Spikes

Dr. Spikes is our Missional Disciple-Making Pastor and a former IMB missionary.

Lee Thigpen

Community Missions Director and Executive Director, Mission First

Cecelia Temple Norwood

Cecelia is the Administrative Assistant for Mission First and our local mission programs.

From the Blog

We Are Missionaries

We Are Missionaries Rob and Nan Sugg were only teenagers when they met at Mississippi College. He was a theology major and she was an art education major, and the combination of their two unique skill sets created a ministry that carried them halfway across the world...

Multiplying Disciples to Live Like Jesus in Peru

Multiplying Disciples to Live Like Jesus in Peru When a group of medical professionals join together and go out to reach the nations in tiny villages in Peru, something good will happen. Read the stories of a family working together with a team in one of the most...


#ReachTheNations Because international news this week has been so gloomy with terrorist attacks and uncertainty in so many parts of the world sharing the love of Jesus has never been more important. Our traveling missionary teams have been sharing photos all week from...

Sharing Your Faith in the Workplace

Sharing Your Faith in the Workplace Every year the University of Mississippi Medical Center School of Medicine admits hundreds of new students who will one day be physicians and other healthcare professionals. These students are typically right out of college, many...

“Here am I, send me”

“Here am I, send me” “Let no one seek his own good, but the good of his neighbor…For the earth is the Lord’s, and the fullness thereof…So, whether you eat or drink, do all to the glory of God.” 1 Corinthians 10:24,26,31 These...

Be Imitators of God

Be Imitators of God “Therefore, be imitators of God, as beloved children. And walk in love as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us as a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God.” Ephesians 5:1-2 We pray our actions and words this Wednesday have...