First Baptist Church of Bloomfield, New Jersey says   


First Baptist Church
Bloomfield, NJ

- Our Church is people, not the stone building where we meet!
Our evangelical Church is made up of people of all ages and races who gather to learn of God's love for us as shown through Jesus Christ. 
You are welcome here !!
NEW!  Recent Church Activity Photos

WE CARE ABOUT THE BIBLE - The basis for  our activities and belief is God's written Word, the Bible. The traditions of men change, but the Word of God has answers for every generation !

Our activities help all to grow in their faith and meet the challenges of life with wisdom from God's Word. We teach about prophecy, the Holy Spirit & the plan of God for your life.

Media Center Library: Books & Video

  Check Out Our Facebook Page !!

Covid-19 Virus: Gathering in the Building is TEMPORARILY SUSPENDED since mid-March. The Church continues!  See our Facebook page to connect.
Many expenses continue, your Tithes & Offerings are Needed:

Pastor Callahan's Video Sunday Bible Messages, most recent at top:

June 21, 2020 - Knowing a Faithful Father
(Psalm 27:4 & 10; Luke 15:11-32; John 14:6 & 8-9)

June 14, 2020 - Controlling Your Anger", Part 3 (Eph. 4:31-32)

June 7, 2020 - Controlling Your Anger, Part 2 (Ephesians 4:31-32)

May 31, 2020 - Recalling the Meaning of Pentecost
(Acts 2:1-13, 2:14-36, and 2:37-41)

May 24, 20202 - Remembering Our Heroes - Hebrews 12:1-2
(sound is low, please turn up volume for this)
May 17, 2020 - Controlling Your Anger - Ephesians 4:26
May 10, 2020 - Honoring Mothers - Exodus 20:12,
2 Timothy 1:3-5, Judges 5:6-7,John 19:25
May 3, 2020 - Finding Comfort Through Suffering
2 Corinthians 1:3-11
April 26, 2020 - Finding Peace in Times of Trouble
Luke 21:5-15
April 19, 2020 - Confronting Our Doubts:
John 20:24-29
April 12, 2020 - Easter Resurrection Service
Finding Hope in the Resurrection of Jesus -1 Cor. 15:1-28
April 10, 2020 - Good Friday Service
 The Seven Last Statements of Jesus on the Cross
April 5, 2020 - The Path to Victory:
The Triumphal Entry (John 12:9-19)
March 29, 2020

First Baptist is located at:
1 Washington St
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
Bloomfield Center, a half block from the corner of Broad St and Bloomfield Av

Interim Pastor
Richard Callahan
Previous Sunday Schedule:
9:00 am Prayer
10:00 am Morning Worship Service
11:30 light snack & fellowship
Noon - Adult Small Group Bible Study
Noon - Extreme Teens
Noon - Children's class & activities
7:30 pm Prayer Meeting & Bible Focus

Our Church has activities for everyone including exciting programs for children, Sunday Bible Studies,  Prayer, Christmas & Easter Programs, Worship and lots more!!
We are urban and suburban, evangelical and Multi-Racial, Multi-Ethnic:
White, Black, Asian, Latino.
Young people have positive role models in the men & women here.
We're near your home and are expecting YOU TO VISIT!!

Our Church has a Praise Team, Children's presentations and Holiday programs.

NEW:  Recent Church Activity Photos

Pastor Jimmie Van Sant's  Encouragement Blog
As you go through your day, daily Bible reading will be a big encouragement to you.
A monthly Bible Reading Guide is now on Pastor's Blog, along with Devotionals.
“Your word is a lamp to my feet and a light for my path.” – Psalm 119:105

Bloomfield NJ History & Photos Section:   Bloomfield CenterMorris Canal1920-1940

Brief History of BloomfieldOlde Bloomfield Families 1700Bloomfield Memorabilia l 1912 Parade

Detailed Early History of BloomfieldWatsessingJoseph Bloomfield Biography

High School Yearbooks: 1925  1939         Historical Society  l  Mrs. Gilson Interview

Glen Ridge NJ Historical Photos  l  Montclair NJ History 1   Montclair 2  l  Belleville History  l  Verona History
West Orange History  l  Caldwell History   l
This History section began in May 2000 as a free Community service.

Do YOU Belong at First Baptist ?   More about us:
People from these neighborhoods attend First Baptist: Montclair, Verona, Glen Ridge, West Orange, Newark Belleville Nutley Essex Brookdale Clifton Caldwell,
Passaic, Cedar Grove, and of course, Bloomfield. Welcome residents of
Avalon Bloomfield Station, Parkway Lofts, Heritage, The Grove, Bloomfield NJ.

People who attend First Baptist speak the following languages:  Tagalog French
Russian Chinese Cantonese Creole Mandarin Japanese Spanish & Jersey English !
People who attend First Baptist were born in these places:
Philippines Argentina Russia Japan China, Asia, Africa and New Jersey!

Top 10 reasons to visit First Baptist of Bloomfield  l  Media Center Library: Books, Video, Audio

This site is  l  Remembering Pastor Robert Becker  l  Jayne & Jimmy Van Sant, Pastor Emeritus

First Baptist Church,  1 Washington St.,  Bloomfield, NJ 07003
Call us on the phone !   973-743-2400  -  Send us an e-mail !

SchedulePhotos l PastorHistory of First Baptist l Your Language l Directions l Links l Haitian Church New Jersey l What We Believe

updated May 5, 2020