Longview Baptist Temple is an independent Baptist church located in East Texas. Our purpose is to spread the message of Jesus Christ and bring people into a life-changing relationship with Him. To find out more about our church, please browse the links below.


Dr. Bob Gray II was called to be the pastor of the Longview Baptist Temple on December 17, 2008. Dr. Gray II became the sixth pastor when he succeeded his father, Dr. Bob Gray Sr., who pastored the church for.Read More.


In 1960, Mrs. Robbie Cordell Peterson prayed for God to send a man of God to Longview, Texas to start an independent, fundamental, Bible-believing Baptist Church. Everything came together... Read More.


A team of assistant pastors helps Pastor Bob Gray II service the  members of the church. For a complete listing and job description for each leader, or to email an assistant pastor...Click Here.


The direct head of our church is Jesus Christ, and our governing rule of faith and practice is the Word of God. For a doctrinal statement of our fundamental beliefs…. Click Here.