Our annual Christmas Vespers service at Northcrest Community will be Sunday, December 15 at 5 pm in the Green Room at the Main Building at Northcrest.  Our choir will be presenting selections from the cantata.  All are welcome!  Please note that parking is limited during construction at Northcrest and you are encouraged to carpool is you can. 

Our Christmas Cantata will be presented on Sunday, December 15 in the 9:45 worship service.  Please join us as our choir and instrumentalists present "Night of the Father's Love" by Pepper Chopin.

 Join us this Sunday!       Worship 9:45a       Church School 11:00a    


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!