We're celebrating 150 years of ministry!
Join us this Sunday! Worship 9:45 am Church School 11:00 am
We are looking for a summer child care worker to staff our nursery during worship. Click here for more information.
Welcome! We are an American Baptist congregation located in the heart of the Iowa State University community. First Baptist is a mix of college students, families, current and retired ISU faculty and staff, and folks from all over the Ames area. We strive for:
We are located in Campustown, one block south of the ISU Memorial Union. We are "building an inclusive family of faith" and invite you to join us!
Worship at Hoggatt School June 3
The Squaw Creek Church, which reorganized in 1868 as First Baptist, met in the one-room Hoggatt School from about 1862-65. The restored school is now on the grounds of Meeker Elementary, 300 20th St. As part of our 150th Anniversary celebration, we will have worship at the Hoggatt School on June 3. Afterwards we will head over to Inis Grove Park, a couple of blocks away, for a picnic lunch. More details are available on our 150th Anniversary page.