As the process of living in a more cashless society continues to grow, First Baptist Church - Plainview wants to provide you with some options for contributing your tithe to the church. Your tithe and offerings are an important part of your relationship with the Lord.
WAYS TO GIVE
We have a designated offering time during the morning Worship Service for those who prefer to worship through this process. Many are still comfortable in giving through the Sunday School.
Gifts may be sent by mail or dropped off at the church office.
First Baptist Church
205 W 8th St.
Plainview, TX 79072
ACH Bank Draft By The Church
When you choose to give by ACH bank drafting, you can do this on a weekly, bi-monthly, or monthly basis. If you choose to use this method, you need to acquire an authorization form here on the website or in the church office. You may either fill in the blanks on your computer and then print out the completed form or just print out the blank form and fill it in by hand. The form must be completed, signed, and turned in to Rebecca May in the financial office along with a voided check.ACH Authorization Form
Giving With Your Bank Bill Pay System
You may also use your personal bank's online bill pay service. Please indicate First Baptist Church as the payee and have the check mailed to: First Baptist Church, 205 W 8th St, Plainview, TX 79072.
YEAR END GIVING INFORMATION
If you have given financially to First Baptist Church - Plainview during a calendar year, you will receive written acknowledgment of your contributions no later than January 31 of the following year. Please be sure that you have informed us of any address changes during the year. If you plan to make a tax deductible gift to First Baptist Church - Plainview at the end of the calendar year, note that according to IRS rules, your contribution is effective when "delivered". In order for your gift to be considered "delivered in the current year", it must be:
1) Postmarked by the USPS no later than December 31 of the current year.
2) Received in the Sunday morning offering prior to or on December 31 of the current year.
3) Or funds must be received by a First Baptist Church - Plainview staff member by or on December 31 of the
All contributions to First Baptist Church - Plainview are applied to the General Fund unless they are designated to the Building Fund, Missions, or another area specified by the contributor.