First Baptist Church
27 Broad Street, Hamilton, NY 13346 315-824-2780
American Baptist Churches USA American Baptist Churches of New York State
We offer many opportunities
to build your faith:
Worship 10:00 a.m.
Fall to Spring Schedule
Choir Practice 8:45 am
Sunday School 9:30 am
Worship 10:30 am
BIBLE STUDY WEDNESDAY
Throughout the year, several Bible studies are offered. Some of the studies we have had were: "Why I Believe" by Chip Ingram, "Alpha" and "Fruit of the Spirit" by Nicky Gumbel, "Letters to the Next President" by Andy Stanley, "The Prodigal God" by Tim Keller, "The Case for Christ and "The Case for Easter" by Lee Strobel.
Praise God from whom all blessings flow! Members and friends of First Baptist pray for those in need. To join the chain to pray for others and see the hand of God working, or to request prayer, simply call the church office at 315-824-2780.
CHRISTIAN WOMEN'S FELLOWSHIP
All women are invited to our fun, informative meetings. We share fellowship, a devotional, a presentation by a special interest speaker, and delicious treats!
CWF Meets 1:00 pm, first Thursday of almost every month. (Oct., Nov., Dec., Feb., Mar., Apr.)
The Annual Lawn Sale: A special fundraising project. CWF donates proceeds to: Church budget, Historic Landmark Fund, and underwrites the Nursery Attendant.
Special Interest Mission Projects: locally, nationally and internationally. American Baptist Churches White Cross mission outreach project.
Sunshine Committee: sends out greetings to shut-ins.
MEN'S FELLOWSHIP BREAKFAST
Every third Saturday of each month, over a dozen men (from FBC and area churches) gather to fellowship over a delicious breakfast. Come, join us at 7:30 am, and bring a friend.
VOLUNTEERING AT FBC
We welcome you to be a part of the life of our church. This a partial list of the ways you can help:
Call 315-824-2780 THANK YOU!
Several times during the year,
we gather together to ask the Lord's blessing over a meal. Potluck or catered -- the food is delicious!
Watch the calendar to see when the next dinner will be held.
Every year we enjoy a picnic together. Join us!
INTERNATIONAL STUDENT FELLOWSHIP
Come to the dinner, held every Friday at 5:30 - 7 pm during fall, winter and spring semesters. A small donation will get you a delicious meal and great fellowship with students from around the world. You can help cook and/or serve the dinner, too.
For more information on any event, call 315-824-2780.
For Children & Youth
For children K-12. Sundays at 9:30 am.
An inter-church youth group. A fun time of games, fellowship, prayer, discussions, Bible study, outings and special events.
Past Mission Projects:
The Birthday Bag Project for the local food pantry.
"Love Thy Neighbor" Valentine Dinner to benefit the Hamilton Food Cupboard
"...those who wait upon the Lord will renew their strength, they shall mount up with wings like eagles, they will run and not be weary, they will walk and not faint." - Isaiah 40:31
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL
In the summer, Vacation Bible School is offered to all children in the community. This is a wonderful time of fun, games, and solid Biblical learning.
Call the church office to sign up your child for Vacation Bible School
"Don't let anyone look down on you because you are young, but set an example for the believers in speech, in life, in love, in faith and in purity."
- 1 Timothy 4:12