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EXALT

“In everything we do, we desire to exalt Jesus Christ!  We determine to preach the Word of God correctly and live by it!  We desire to be led by the Spirit of God and to live a life pleasing to our Father!  We aim to do as John 3:30 states, “He must increase, but I must decrease.” Our goal is not to focus on ourselves, but to focus on the greatness of Christ!”   Philippians 2:5-11

EQUIP

“John 8:31 tells us that if we continue (obey) in the words of Christ then we are disciples “indeed” (no doubt).  Our goal at IBT is to train those in the church in the Word of God and encourage them to live as God’s Word instructs.  Not only will this help the believer grow in their faith, but it also will encourage them to reach the “lost” for Christ. Our aim is to teach the believer to be a defender of the Christian faith and to be passionate about sharing their faith.”

ENGAGE

“According to Matthew 28:18-20 we are to go into all the world with the good news of Jesus Christ!   Currently we have over 30 foreign mission works that we financially support on a monthly basis but we also desire to reach our local community.  We financially support 5 local ministries and have 3 free community events each year with the purpose of sharing the love of Christ to our neighbors.  These events are fun and designed to reach kids and families.  We desire to share God’s Word at all times but we also what to share life with people as well.  Sharing our lives will hopefully lead others to want new life through Jesus Christ! 

 

 
 

Our Pastor

One of my favorite Bible verses is John 10:10. This verse states, “The thief cometh not, but for to steal, to kill, and to destroy: I am come that the might have life, and that they might have it more abundantly.” I love this verse because it specifically tells us what the devil’s plan is and what God’s plan is. The devil’s goal is to steal, kill and destroy and he seems to be doing a great job at that. However, God sent Jesus into the world to give us abundant life and to be made free from the death-grip of satan. My goal, and the goal for The Indianapolis Baptist Temple, is to tell people about freedom and new life with Jesus Christ! We also equip God’s disciples to reach our community for Him. If you are looking for a church like this please come visit and be a part of what God is doing on the Southside of Indy!
 
 
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Message From Matt – April 24

Created!
 
Here’s a news flash…you are a created being!  Do you need a moment?  That’s not too hard to handle is it?
 
Ok, I know that you already know this truth but there is a good reason that I bring it up!  I bring it up to point out that since we are created, then there must  be a reason that we were created.  A creator must have a purpose for his creation or there would be no reason to create it!  
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Message From Matt – April 17

The Power of Words!
 
It’s amazing what words can do to us!  
 
I know that we all have bad days!  We can get in a “funk” at any time over things that are not going our way and that can lead us into a downward spiral of thoughts and emotions that often times are unreasonable.  I have found that when I’m in times like these, I can feel completely overwhelmed by these thoughts.  In the back of my mind I know that those thoughts are wrong! …


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Message From Matt – April 10

Something’s got to give!
 
I was driving on the interstate last week directly behind a semi that was wanting to get over into the slow lane but was blocked by a large van already there.  The semi was halfway in the lane before he realized that the van was there and had to swerve back into his lane. When the semi moved into the van’s lane, the van swerved onto the shoulder!  When the semi swerved back into his lane, the van moved off the shoulder!   Afte …


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Church Location

The Indianapolis Baptist Temple
4002 E Southport Road
Indianapolis, IN 46237

Mailing Address

The Indianapolis Baptist Temple
PO Box 11
Indianapolis, IN 46206

Telephone

(317)783-6753

Email

CSparks@indybaptisttemple.com

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