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    Since its inception in 1867, First Baptist Church has grown from a small handful of people to a several thousand strong congregation. This year marks the church's sesquicentennial, and 15-year anniversary for the First Baptist Academy adjoining the church at 1111 E. U.S. Highway 50 in O'Fallon.

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