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Welcome to Foston Chapel BC Hopkinsville

Welcome to Foston Chapel Baptist Church Hopkinsville, Kentucky. We are delighted that you decided to visit our page today. We pray that you feel God’s presence here and the love from the people of God. May God speak into your life today through our videos. We hope you will come and worship with us at 123 S Campbell Street in the beautiful city of Hopkinsville, Kentucky. Blessings 
Aaron & Victoria Pettus & the FCBC Family

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Mission Statement

The Foston Chapel Baptist Church is a word centered ministry seeking to be an oasis in the Hopkinsville, Christian County community. Seeking to evangelize the lost, walk in faith, live in excellence, and give out of the abundance of our heart.

2023 Vision

The Year of Change, Progress, and Innovation

"We are looking for Change, Progress, and Innovation"

In our Life – Spiritually

In our Home – Financially

In our Church – Economically

In our Community – Socially

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Opening Hours

Come Visit

Christian Academy (ZOOM) - Sun: 9:30am - 10:00am
Intercessory Prayer/Meditation - Sun: 10:50am
Morning Worship -Sun: 11am
Inspirational Wednesday 6:30pm Online ZOOM

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Meet Our Pastor & First Lady

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Elder Aaron R. Pettus


Pastor Aaron R. Pettus is a native of Hopkinsville Kentucky where he serves as the pastor of Foston Chapel Baptist Church. Pastor Pettus felt the call of God upon His life many years ago but surrendered to the will of God on May 11 of 2008.  Pastor Pettus was licensed to preach the word of God on May 10th, 2009 at Cedar Grove Baptist Church. He received his ordination certificate on October 23rd, 2011. He is an ordained Elder in The Full Gospel Baptist Church Fellowship under the leadership of Bishop J.W. Walker and founder Bishop Paul S. Morton. Pastor Pettus has a passion for preaching and teaching God’s Word.  In the First District Association of Kentucky Baptist he has served as President, 1st Vice President and Dean for Congress of Christian Education and Youth Director for Section Four Youth. Currently, he serves as Treasurer for Congress of Christian Education, Executive Board member for 1st District Association of Baptist in Kentucky, Trustee with the Hopkinsville College of the Bible.

Pastor Pettus has a passion for education and holds a Master Degree from Murray State University, a Bachelor's of Theology from American Baptist College, a Bachelor Degree in Education from Austin Peay State University, an associate degree in Business from Hopkinsville Community COLLEGE and have studied at Andersonville Theological college and Hopkinsville College Of The Bible.

Pastor Pettus has a great passion for youth and believe greatly in the ability of young men and women to advance in the kingdom of God, in their schools and in their communities. He is founder of New Horizons Empowerment Center which is an outreach ministry to aid The Less, The Lost and The Left-Out.

Pastor Pettus is the son of Mary Pettus and the late Buford Pettus. He has three brothers and one sister. He has been married to his best friend since 1998 (over 21 years), Mrs. Victoria Johnson Pettus and they have twin sons, Terrance and Torrance Johnson, three grandsons Aveion, Zavion & Zaydon, and granddaughters Zaria & E’lajah, three God children, Brittany & Zavia Peterson, Aubr’É Ladd.

Pastor Pettus greatest desire is to serve God with his whole heart, mind and soul and to do the will of God.

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Foston Chapel Ministries

Ministries and Ministry Servant Leaders

Transportation Ministry 

Robert Maxie – Ministry Head

Culinary Ministry

Jeannene Bailey – Ministry Head

Margie White– Assistant Ministry Head

Youth Worship 

Jasmine Wilson– Ministry Head

 VACATE - Assistant

Youth Ministry  

OPEN - Ministry Head

Curtis Civils - Lead Volunteer Advisor

Armetta Pittman - Volunteer Advisor

Dance Ministry  - Tamisha Edwards

Pastor’s Aid - Margie White – Ministry Head

Music Ministry  - James Blane – Ministry Head

Director of Music Ministry  - Armetta Pittman

Usher’s Ministry 

Curtis Maxie – Ministry Head

Jeannene Bailey– Assistant Ministry Head

Beautification Ministry

Margie White – Ministry Head

Jeannene Bailey – Ministry Assistant

Young Adult Ministry

Ministry Overseer:  - Lady VJ Pettus

Youth Worship

Dance Ministry

New Membership

Vacation Bible School


Intercessory Prayer Ministry - Shalonda Maxie

New Membership Ministry - Pastor Pettus

Robert Maxie - Men Ministry           

Shalonda Maxie - Women Ministry          

Security - Curtis Civils, Robert Maxie

Christian Academy -

Ricky White

Ronnie Pittman

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Worship Through Giving

Ways To Give

There are many ways to give unto the Lord's ministry. One of the best online ways is through GIVELIFY. Click the link below to give unto the Lord.

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