Heartland Baptist Church
That I may know him, and the power of his resurrection, and the fellowship of his sufferings, being made conformable unto his death; Philippians 3:10
You can Know you're going to Heaven
1 John 5:13 “These things have I written… ; that ye may know that ye have eternal life,”
All have sinned.
Romans 3:23 “For all have sinned, and come short of the glory of God;”
Sin demands a payment.
Romans 6:23 “For the wages of sin is death"
Jesus made the payment.
Romans 5:8 “…Christ died for us.”
Jesus wants to take your sins away.
John 1:29 “Behold the Lamb of God which taketh away the sin of the world.”
Jesus will save you.
Romans 10:13 “For whosoever shall call upon the name of the Lord shall be saved.”
Will you ask him to save you today?
Romans 10:9 “That if thou shalt confess with thy mouth the Lord Jesus, and shalt believe in thine heart that God hath raised him from the dead, thou shalt be saved."

Meet Our Pastor
Troy Kurtz
Pastor Kurtz was born in Bloomington, Illinois on April 3, 1967. He was saved at the age of 8 as a product of the bus ministry. He spent the vast majority of his life in Flora, Il where he graduated high school. After high school he served in the U.S. Army from 1987-89. At the age of 27 he rededicated his life to Christ and at the age of 29 God called him to preach.
Pastor Kurtz served at Calvary Baptist Church in Flora for 8 years as the teen director. For 3 years he served as a pulpit supply preacher for several local churches. He was also the interim Pastor for 11 months at Calvary Baptist Church in Olney IL.
On June 1 2005, he became the Pastor of Lighthouse Baptist Church in Altamont, Il. The church re-chartered, relocated, and renamed to Heartland Baptist Church in April of 2015.
The church is also blessed to have Pastor’s wife, Mrs. Amy to serve alongside her husband of 24 years. Mrs. Amy serves as the church secretary, assistant nursery director and Sunday school teacher. They have 6 living children, Logan, Morgan, Lauren, Landon, Mason and Brendan and 1 at home with the Lord, Jaden


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