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Our Story

Church History

1926 – Tent revival gives birth to a vision that is now our church (SMBC).

1927 – SMBC organized as an arm of the Walnut Street Baptist Church.  About 25 persons are welcomed into the fellowship.

1935 – Construction of a building at Breckinridge Lane & Willis Avenue began.

1949 – First service held at new Grandview Avenue site on Sunday, October 30th.

1954 – A new $150,000 educational building is constructed.

1958 – Weekday Preschool Education began.

1960 – Church hosted Kentucky Baptist Convention Annual Meeting.

1982 – The church was ravaged by arson’s fire on January 10th.

1985 – On Easter Sunday, April 7th, first worship service held in new sanctuary.

1992 – Church hosted Kentucky Baptist Convention Annual Meeting.

1994 – Dr. Leslie Hollon becomes Pastor.

1998 – International Reconciliation Conference hosted at Church.

2002 – Church celebrates its 75th Anniversary.

2004 – Church hosted annual Kentucky Baptist Convention.

2007 – Hosted regional breakfast for Dr. David Coffey, President of the Baptist World Alliance

2008 – Started “Faith for Life” contemporary service

2008 – Reconciliation Networks of the World (RNOW) conference at Church

2009 – Church hosted Women’s Missionary Union Annual Meeting

2010 – Dr. Greg Barr becomes Pastor