Stars of Glory Christmas Cantata, Dec. 13, 6 p.m.

2015 cccThe church choirs of Ballston Spa are once again combining to present a Christmas cantata: “Stars of Glory” on Sunday, December 13, 6:00 p.m. at The First Baptist Church of Ballston Spa, 202 Milton Ave. Hors d’oeuvres precede the concert at 5 p.m.

Advent Workshop Dec. 6

2013 Advent Workshop 32The Advent Workshop will be Sunday, December 6th right after worship service. This is a great time to make fun crafts and fellowship! Lunch will be provided!

FBC Christmas Celebration Dec. 4


“Ring it Loud!
Sing it Clear!!
Christmastide is drawing near!!!”

The First Baptist Church of Ballston Spa invites all to come celebrate the birth of Christ with music featuring the Adult Choir, Bells of Faith, Men of Faith, Sweet Harmony and the Cherub Choir. The program will be on Friday, December 4, immediately following the town Christmas Parade. A highly anticipated annual event, the performance is filled with beautiful music that will once again fill your heart with the true meaning of the season. There will also be delicious cookies and refreshment.

Greening of the Church, Nov. 21, 9:00 a.m.


Join us as we take an opportunity to make our sanctuary and church building a beautiful offering of worship to celebrate our Lord’s birth. This is a huge undertaking but also a rewarding one. If you would like to help please sign up in the gathering area.

Dessert Hour Business Meeting


On Tuesday, November 3 at 6:45 p.m. we will have a Dessert Hour to fellowship and to meet Dr. Bill Tatum. We will also review the process for our Interim Ministry and the Transition Team Selection. Please Join Us!

Soup & Sandwiches Supper, Oct. 24, 5 p.m.

Are you hungry? Don’t Baptists always eat? Please join us for soup and sandwiches (and dessert of course!) on Saturday October 24, at 5 p.m. at the church. You provide your own sandwiches. We’ll provide the soup and dessert. Sign up is necessary. Come and fellowship!
soup and sandwich

Bible Jeopardy! Oct. 4, 9 a.m.

How well do you know your Bible? Come test your knowledge!

Cherub Choir starts September 23


Who: Children from Pre-K to 2nd Grade
When: Wednesdays, 6—6:45 pm
Starting September 23, 2015
Where: Upstairs Room of the church

Parents are asked to take turns each week to help out during practice. The children will have the opportunity to sing during Sunday worship services, at the Home of the Good Shepherd and Saratoga Center for Rehab and Skilled Nursing Care. Please contact Sarah Watkins for more information, (583-0668)

Choir practice will start Sept. 9, 7 p.m.

Make a joyful noise to the Lord! Calling all singers! Do you love the Lord and desire to serve him through music? The present choir would like to invite you to join with them every Wednesday evening at 7:00 p.m. to practice music to sing during the Sunday morning worship service and for special occasions.
Contact Darryl and Rita Drew for more info:, 399-3468.

FBC Travel Mugs

???????????????????????????????The Board of Deacons will be selling FBC’s travel mugs for a donation of $5.00. The travel mugs are a new addition to our welcome gift bags for first-time visitors to our church and we have been able to purchase some extra ones for the members of our congregation. We will be selling the travel mugs on the following Sunday’s directly after church services: May 3, May 17, and May 24. We encourage all to purchase a travel mug – just in time for summer vacation and travels!