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--Welcome to First Baptist Church--
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We are located at:
620 S. 8th Ave. E.
Newton, Iowa

Sunday Morning Schedule:
-Coffee Fellowship Time: 8:45 - 10:00 a.m.
-Sunday School/PowerKidz: 9:00 - 10:00 a.m.
-Worship Service: 10:15 a.m.

Sunday Evening:
-Bible Study in Coffee Room:
5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Our Mission Statement:
"To honor God by leading people in Newton, Jasper County, and beyond to become loving, joyful, fully-functioning followers of Jesus Christ."

Bible Verse of the Day

Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For my yoke is easy and my burden is light.


Choir Rehearsal

October 24, 2018 – December 19, 2018
7:00 p.m.

The choir will begin practicing for the Christmas cantata on Wednesday, October 24, at 7:00 p.m. and will meet each Wednesday until Dec. 19.  Come and help us make some joyful noise unto the Lord!

Children’s Christmas Program

December 16, 2018
10:15 a.m.

Our children will be performing their Christmas Program this Sunday, Dec. 16, at 10:15 a.m.  Join us before the service for a special Christmas coffee fellowship beginning at 8:45 a.m.

Carols & Cookies

December 16, 2018
6:00 p.m.

This Sunday, Dec. 16, at 6:00 p.m., we will get together to sing some Christmas carols and fellowship with cookies and refreshments.  Please bring along a plate of cookies to share.

Hand bells and Christmas Cantata

December 23, 2018
10:15 a.m.

On Sunday, Dec. 23, at 10:15 a.m., our hand bell choir will play some carols and our vocal choir will present the Cantata “Jesus, There’s Something About that Name”.


Easter Eggstravaganza

The Easter Eggstravaganza is a free Easter egg hunt for children and adults with special needs and their families. Join us at the First Baptist Church in Newton on Saturday, March 31st, 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. Enjoy food, music, prizes and and egg hunts that are designed for each person and their disability. Click here […]

Change of E-mail Address for the Church

We have changed our main e-mail address for the church from fbc@iowatelecom.net to fbcnewtonia@gmail.com.  So please use the new gmail address from now on.

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