New!  FBC YouTube Channel

Watch videos of past worship services and more

The church has moved online!

Because of the COVID-19 virus, we have discontinued all in-person gatherings and activities for the time being.  Worship and other activities will be meeting via Zoom.  We will continue to worship at 9:45 on Sunday morning.

Click here for more information on how to connect via Zoom.

Click here for the July 12 worship bulletin

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:

  • joyful worship that engages both heart and mind
  • deep fellowship that enriches our life together
  • compassionate service in our community and world

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!

New Weekly Schedule

Sundays - Worship 9:45, Church School 11:00

Tuesdays 2:00 pm - Virtual Coffee Shop.  Grab a cup of coffee or your join us for a chance to check-in and chat with friends. 

Thursdays 6:30 pm - Mid-Week Gathering.  Check-in and sharing time with a devotion and prayer.

Click here for details on how to connect to these events on Zoom