Our Vision Statement

Under God’s leadership, Mullins First Baptist Church will strive to exemplify a loving personal relationship with Jesus Christ.  We will demonstrate this personal relationship to individuals beyond our membership by growing spiritually and personally proclaiming God’s Word and through our lives. 

Leadership Team:

Our leadership team recognizes the authority of God, and realizes that we are shepherds who serve under the Chief Shepherd, Jesus Christ. We desire to devote ourselves to prayer and to the ministry of the Word. Our passion and goal is to equip the believers for the work of the ministry until we all attain maturity in the fullness of Christ.
Meet Our Staff

Pastor Robbie Baxley
Senior Pastor

Robbie is a life long native of Mullins. He has been a Deacon, Sunday School teacher, and in numerous ministry leadership positions here at MFBC for many years.
Robbie was in the medical field as a Director of Radiology for over 22 years before God called him into full time ministry.
He recently became the Senior Pastor on March 3, 2019 at MFBC where he was licensed and ordained as a minister.
He and his wife Caroline have one daughter,  Katelyn.

Rich Smith
Associate Pastor of Youth / Education

Rich has been a youth pastor for 20 years in local churches in Kentucky and Tennessee before starting at Mullins First Baptist in 2015. He and his wife, Shayla have four children and make a dynamic ministry team. They are dedicated to seeing all generations in a church come together to worship and serve, and that those disciples will be committed to making more disciples.

Sandy Stiles
Minister of Worship / Senior Adult Coordinator

Sandy Stiles began her ministry at First Baptist Church in November, 2009, but has been in the ministry for over 30 years. Before coming to First Baptist church, she served several churches in North Carolina. Sandy and her husband, Jeff, have a son, Christopher. She has a passion for worship and enjoys leading others in worship.

Bonnie Strickland

Ministry Assistant / Office Manager
Bonnie Strickland has been a member of Mullins First Baptist Church since April of 1983 and has been the Ministry Assistant of Mullins First Baptist Church since April of 1984. Bonnie is a member of the South Carolina Baptist Ministry Assistants Association and has served a couple of terms as an area representative for the Ministry Assistants Association. Bonnie and her husband, Terry, were married for 39 years and she has lived in Mullins since 1974. Bonnie has one son, Stacy, and one daughter, Renee. Stacy and his wife, Lindsay, live in Mullins. Renee and her husband, Josh, live in Kirkland, Washington. Bonnie has one granddaughter, 3 grandsons, and one great granddaughter.


Ashley Lewis Butler
Ministry Assistant/Asst. Office Manager  

Ashley has been a Ministry Assistant at Mullins First Baptist Church since December of 2016. She has lived in Mullins most of her life, but now lives in the Green Sea area with her husband, Michael, and daughters, Haley and McKinley. 

Caroline Collins
Part-time Children’s Ministry Coordinator/Nursery Coordinator

Caroline Collins has been the Nursery Coordinator at Mullins First Baptist Church since 2016. In September 2020 Caroline also began duties as the part-time Children’s Ministry Coordinator. She is a member of Mullins First Baptist Church. She resides in Mullins with her husband, Mark, and their two children, Harttley and Sterlin.