Many Backgrounds, One Church, One Savior

First Baptist Church in Hamilton welcomes everyone.

ISAIAH 41:10

". . . do not fear, for I am with you, do not be afraid, for I am your God; I will strengthen you, I will help you, I will uphold you with my victorious right hand."

Colgate students of many national and religious backgrounds enjoy various ethnic meals and inviting company at a Friday evening International Student Dinner hosted by the church.


Our Plan

Due to the public health crisis, the church has cancelled all its worship services until further notice.

The church office will remain open during its normal hours and can be contacted by phone at

1 (315) 824-2780

or by email at

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Check for sermons and prayer lists each week under "Sermon Messages."

You can also watch videos of the sermons and weekly choir anthem performances on our YouTube channel.


"I'd like to learn about

 . . ."

Pastor Bill

International Student Fellowship Dinner

"What Is Your Truth?"

Click on the link, and scroll down.

Christian Women's Fellowship

Men's Breakfast

Click on the link, and scroll down.

Bible Studies and Adult Sunday School

Click on the link, and scroll down.​​

Our Vision

Our Mission

Our Church

Our Beliefs 


For more information about One Great Hour or to give online, click here.

Missionary work is a strong point of F.B.C. in Hamilton.

See the missions page.

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Growing with God in the Heart of the Community

Visiting F.B.C.?

Thinking of joining us?

Tell us about yourself with a visitor's card found in the pews, or  contact us.

​​Additional Updates

​Red Cross Blood Banks at F.B.C.

F.B.C. hosts several of them per year.​​ Check back soon!

F.B.C. hosted the second H.E.Y. (Hamilton Ecumenical Youth) meeting of the school year on Sunday, September 22nd.

Missionaries Katherine and Wayne Niles visited the church on Wednesday, September 25th to present the work that they have been doing in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Now, you can designate your offering for Puerto Rico or Australia to help victims of disaster there.

What kind of church 
is First Baptist Church? 


Welcome to
First Baptist

We are a diverse, growing,
compassionate family of faith. 
At First Baptist, it's all about grace!


  • Music
  • Prayer
  • Children's Moment 
  • Sermon
  • Scripture Readings
  • The Lord's Supper: First Sunday of each month. Come share Communion with us.
  • Child Care Available in our Nursery
  • Fellowship Time: Immediately following worship. Come meet and greet. Enjoy homemade treats.

Many activities are happening each week at F.B.C. Check out the
Local Community page.

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Please explore this website to learn more about First Baptist Church.

Phone us with your questions.
315-824-2780. Join us for worship on Sunday!

Check out the great events happening at First Baptist Church . . . We would love for you to join us as a participant and/or volunteer. 

See events on the Calendar page and check out the Local Community page.

First Baptist Church

27 Broad Street, Hamilton, NY 13346    315-824-2780 

American Baptist Churches USA                               American Baptist Churches of New York State

Make worship a priority in your life. 

It's a great opportunity 
to invite a friend!

Thoughts on a relationship with God
study His Word - t
he Bible

Be a part of the community of the Lord.



Adult Choir Rehearsals

Sundays at 9:00 a.m.

Junior Choir Rehearsals

​Sundays at 9:30 a.m.

Bell Choir Rehearsals

Mondays at 6:00 p.m.

Visit the F.B.C. music page.