First Baptist Church of Waterloo, Iowa

Greetings from First Baptist Church of Waterloo, Iowa!

First Baptist Church Events

Special Wednesday Events

Wednesdays at FBC
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

Thanksgiving Service
Wednesday, Nov. 22, 6:30 p.m. hosted by Unity Presbyterian Church, 1149 Hammond Ave., Waterloo.

Free Community Meal
Wednesday, Nov. 29, 4:30-6:00 p.m.

Other Special Events

Church Women United
Friday, Nov. 3 at 1:00 p.m.
Hosted by Payne AME Church, 1044 Mobile St., Waterloo. All women are invited to attend this ecumenical gathering.

Friendship Day
Sunday, Nov. 12 at 10:15 a.m.
Join us for worship and help us reach our attendance goal of 200 people! Invite your friends & neighbors and spread the word that FBC is a great place to be. The Adult Choir will present a special anthem, “Moses”.

Sisters in the Spirit Day Retreat
Friday, Nov. 17 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Spend a day of worship, silent reflection, and prayer at the New Melleray Abbey near Dubuque. We will also tour the Trappist Casket Workshop. Call the church office for more information.

November 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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November Calendar & Newsletter (pdf)

Worship with us in November!

Sunday, Nov. 5, 10:15 a.m.
Holy Communion/All Saints’ Day 
Message by Pastor Joe; Music by Sanctuary Choir

Sunday,Nov. 12, 10:15 a.m.                          Friendship Sunday
Message by Pastor Carol
Music by Adult Choir, “Moses”

Sunday, Nov. 19, 10:15 a.m.                            Stewardship Commitment Sunday
Message by Pastor Joe
Music by Adult & Children’s Choirs

Wednesday, Nov. 22, 6:30 p.m.            Ecumenical Thanksgiving Service
Unity Presbyterian Church
1149 Hammond Ave., Waterloo

Sunday, Nov. 26, 10:15 a.m.            
Message by Pastor Joe Greemore
Music by Jubilant Bells