First Baptist Church of Waterloo, Iowa

Greetings from First Baptist Church of Waterloo, Iowa!

First Baptist Church Events

Special Wednesday Events

Wednesdays at FBC 
May 2 – “Many Gifts, One Spirit” Dinner & Show featuring the Celebration Children’s Choir, 5pm.

May 9 – Final night of Friends Club & Youth Group

May 16 – Women’s Spring Celebration with guest speaker, Nikki Brown from Salvation Army. 5:30 pm Salad potluck.

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

Other Special Events

Sisters in the Spirit Day Trip
Saturday, May 5, 10:30 a.m. Meet at FBC to travel to Cedar Rapids for lunch in historic Czech Village and tour the National Czech & Slovak Museum.

Leadership Retreat
Monday, May 14, 6:00-7:30 p.m. all staff, church officers and team members gather at 6pm for a potluck dinner followed by leadership meetings. Team members are asked to bring a side dish to share.

May 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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May Calendar & Newsletter (pdf)

Worship with us in May!

Sunday, May 6, 10:15 a.m.
Holy Communion Sunday & Baby Dedication 
Message by Pastor Joe; Music by Sanctuary Choir

Sunday, May 13, 10:15 a.m.                 Mother’s Day
Message by Pastor Carol; Music by Sanctuary Choir, Bells of Praise & Celebration Choir

Sunday, May 20, 10:15 a.m.                      Youth Sunday & Graduate Recognition
Message by FBC Youth; Music by Band of Light

Sunday, May 27, 10:15 a.m.                      Message by Mark Hanson, guest in the pulpit; Music by Joel Harris & Mark Hanson