Our Story

“The subsequent story of the new congregation in the Buckhead Area of Metropolitan Atlanta has been characterized by extensive denominational leadership as well as pioneering efforts in mission giving, social ministries, family life emphases and support for Baptist higher education.”

-C. Douglas Weaver from Second to None: A History of Second-Ponce de Leon Baptist Church

Honoring our past, Anticipating our Future

Explore opportunities to read about the fascinating history of Second-Ponce de Leon Baptist Church:


A Brief History

Church Historian John Roma has created a condensed historical narrative about Second-Ponce. Each year, this story is shared as part of our participation in the Atlanta preservation Center’s Phoenix Flies tour of historic city sites.


A Complete History

In celebration of our 150th anniversary, the book, “Second to None: A History of Second-Ponce de Leon Baptist Chirch” was written by C. Douglas Weaver author and assistant professor religion at Baylor University in Waco, Texas.