First Baptist Church of Waterloo, Iowa

Greetings from First Baptist Church of Waterloo, Iowa!

First Baptist Church Events

Special Wednesday Events

Wednesdays at FBC (Only on Dec. 6)
Noon Bible Study; 5:00 pm Family-style Dinner; 5:30-6:45 pm Friends Club, Children’s Choir & Youth Group; 5:30-6:30 pm Mom’s Group; 6:30-8:00 pm Adult Sanctuary Choir rehearsal

Free Community Meal
NO Meal this month.

Other Special Events

Church Women’s Christmas Tea
Saturday, Dec. 16 from 10:00 a.m. to Noon
Hosted by Pastor Carol (1604 Audubon Dr., Waterloo).  All women are invited to attend this morning of Christmas fellowship and carol singing. Call the church office for reservations.

50th Wedding Anniversary Open House
Saturday, Dec. 16 11:30 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Come and congratulate Margaret & Phil Kauten as they celebrate their 50th anniversary open house in the church social room.

December Calendar & Newsletter (pdf)

We are delighted that you have stepped through our “digital” doorway. Whether you come through our church home physically, meet us on the street, or visit us here on the website we hope you feel the strength of our commitment to serve God and God’s people as we grow in faith together. You are welcome, and we hope your experience with us is full of deep blessings.

Please note highlights of upcoming events on the left sidebar and then visit our calendar to see our typical weekly schedule or download a pdf or our monthly calendar. We hope you get a taste of the life and heart of First Baptist Waterloo!

In Christ,

Pastors Joe Greemore and Carol Teare

Our Congregation



Church Information & Hours

Phone: 319-234-1537
Office Hours: M-Th, 9am to 4pm

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December Calendar & Newsletter (pdf)

Worship with us in December!

Sunday, Dec. 3, 10:15 a.m.
First Sunday in Advent 
Celebration Children’s Choir Christmas Musical

Sunday, Dec. 10, 10:15 a.m.                          Second Sunday in Advent
Sanctuary Choir Christmas Cantata

Sunday, Dec. 17, 10:15 a.m.                            Third Sunday in Advent
Message by Pastor Joe
Music by Adult Choir & Jessica Turner, soloist

Sunday, Dec. 24, 10:15 a.m.                    Fourth Sunday in Advent
Message by Pastor Joe
Music by Band of Light & Jubilant Bells

Sunday, Dec. 24, 4:30 p.m.              Christmas Eve Candlelight Service       
Message by Pastor Joe
Music by Adult Choir & Men’s Quartet

Sunday, Dec. 31, 10:15 a.m.                         First Sunday after Christmas
Message by Pastor Carol
Music by Vicki Hembree & Toby Teare, duet