First Baptist Church of Waterloo, Iowa

Greetings from First Baptist Church of Waterloo, Iowa!

First Baptist Church Events

Special Wednesday Events

Wednesdays at FBC: 12:00 p.m. Lunch & Learn (concludes on 3/6/19); 4:30 p.m. Bells of Praise (3-5 grades); 5-6:45 p.m. Friends Club (preschool-5th gr.), Children’s Choir (K-5th gr.), Youth Group (6-12 gr.), & Mom’s Group; 6:45 p.m. Sanctuary Choir. *NO Wednesday activities on 3/20/19 due to spring break week.

Ash Wednesday Service, 6:15 p.m.

Free Community Meal
Wed., March 27, 2019 from 4:30-6:00 p.m.

Other Special Events

White Cross Blizzard – Saturday, March 9, 10:00 a.m. Come and participate in a fun event and enter your name in a drawing for a DQ Blizzard! Men, women, children & youth are invited to attend.

Soup Therapy Lunch
Sunday, March 10, 11:45 a.m. SOUP! Warm, cozy, fragrant aromas from the kitchen…chicken tortilla, broccoli cheese, gumbo, chili…the options are endless. Join us after worship for a soup therapy potluck. Whip up your favorite pot of soup or bring a yummy dessert to share. Sign up in worship or call the church office for reservations.


March 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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March Calendar & Newsletter (pdf)

Worship with us in March!

Sunday, Mar. 3, 10:15 a.m. Transfiguration Sunday & Holy Communion Text: Luke 9:28-36 by Pastor Joe; Music by Sanctuary Choir

Wednesday, Mar. 6, 6:15 p.m. Ash Wednesday Service

Sunday, Mar. 10, 10:15 a.m. First Sunday in Lent Text: Deuteronomy 26:1-11 by Pastor Joe;  Music by Children’s Choir & Bells

Sunday, Mar. 17, 10:15 a.m. Second Sunday in Lent Text: Genesis 15:1-12, 17-18 by Pastor Joe;  Music by Sanctuary Choir

Sunday, Mar. 24, 10:15 a.m. Third Sunday in Lent Text: Isaiah 55:1-9 by Pastor Joe; Music by Sanctuary Choir

Sunday, Mar. 31, 10:15 a.m. Fourth Sunday in Lent Text: Joshua 5:9-12 by Pastor Joe