View some of our memorable events at EFBC below!
Attention EFBC Ladies: Due to the overwhelming response to our Women of Virtue
Our very own Gospel Chorus celebrated?their 71st Anniversary on Saturday, Septem
The old Elon First Baptist Church on Trollinger Avenue is scheduled to be demoli
Due to the threat of inclement weather, there will be NO Worship Services on Sun
Born in Gastonia, North Carolina to Mr. James H. Wilkes, Sr. and the late Deborah Wright Wilkes, Rev. James H. Wilkes, Jr., served at The Genesis Church, Mount Calvary Baptist Church, and Union Baptist Church of Winston-Salem, NC before making history as Elon First Baptist Church's youngest installed Pastor. In addition to over ten years of preaching experience, Pastor Wilkes was formally educated in the Gaston County School System and is a graduate of UNC-Greensboro. He currently attends Wake Forest University where he will receive his Masters of Divinity. Rev. Wilkes is also engaged to marry Melia Burris, native of Gastonia, North Carolina. Most importantly, Pastor Wilkes loves the Lord.