Welcome to First Baptist!

Come and join us this Sunday:
-Coffee Fellowship at 8:30 a.m.
-Adult Sunday School at 9:00 a.m.
-Worship at 10:00 a.m.
-Children’s Church- 10:00 a.m.
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Location Details

First Baptist Church 620 S. 8th Ave. E. Newton, IA 50208

Baptism & Membership Classes

-Membership Class will be held on Sunday, Sept. 26th at 9:00 a.m. for anyone wanting to join FBC.
-Baptism Service will be on Sunday, Oct. 3, at 10:00 a.m.

Women’s Breakfast

We will have a Women’s Breakfast on Saturday, Oct. 2nd at 9:00 a.m.

Hayride & Bonfire

We are having a hayride and bonfire on Saturday, October 3 at 4:00 p.m. at the church. Come and join us!


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Our Mission:

“To Honor God by leading people in Newton, Jasper County and beyond to become loving, joyful, fully-functioning followers of Jesus Christ”


Adult Sunday Schools

Our Adult Sunday schools will resume this Sunday, July 4th at 9:00 a.m. Come and join us for coffee fellowship before class time at 8:30 in the coffee room next to the sanctuary. Coffee, donuts, tea and juice will be served. Our children’s Sunday school (PowerKidz) will start back up this fall.

Sunday Coffee Fellowship

We will be starting the Sunday morning coffee time again on July 4th at 8:30 a.m. This will be held in the coffee room next to the sanctuary. Coffee, tea and donuts will be served.

The Art of Parenting Class

We will have a class for parents, “The Art of Parenting”beginning in June 2 on Wednesday evenings. *Childcare will be provided*Class begins at 6:00 p.m.*Workbooks are provided Class schedule:June 2June 9June 16 (Bar BQ Night)June 23June 30July 7July 21July 28 (Pizza Night)

Rocky Railway VBS

The Rocky Railway VBS will be held at First Baptist Church, 620 S. 8th Ave. E., Newton, IA, on June 14 – 18, 9:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. If you would like to take part in our Vacation Bible School, please fill in your details in this form below and you will be automatically registered.  Need to fill out a separate registration form for each child attending.