Worship & Events

Join us for Sunday Worship

10:00 am
First Baptist Church in Needham
858 Great Plain Avenue
Needham, MA 02492


Upcoming Events:

Weekly Bible Study


Wednesday afternoons, 1:30pm – 2:30pm


Thursday nights at 6pm –

Bible study will resume on Thursday nights in January.  We will be reading Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s “Letter from the Birmingham Jail”.


We have been invited to join the Congregational Church of Needham, UCC for a joint book reading of March, by Representative John Lewis (details TBD). If you would like to join for this opportunity, let me know.  I am happy to order books for whoever needs them. pastordaryn@gmail.com






Preaching Schedule




6th – All Saint’s Day Celebration, Luke 6:20-31, “Do Unto Others”           (Communion Sunday)

13th – Isaiah 65:17-25, “The Joy and Delight of the Lord”

20th – Psalm 46, “Behold the Works of the Lord”

Join us at First Baptist Church in Needham as we gather in community for the Needham Interfaith Thanksgiving Service, 4pm.  We are honored this year to host this celebration of gratitude.    

Advent Begins


27th – 1st Sunday of Advent
Matthew 24:36-44, “Welcoming Hope:  The Thief of Hearts”


4th – 2nd Sunday of Advent (Communion Sunday)
          Isaiah 11:1-10, “Welcoming Peace”

11th – 3rd Sunday of Advent
Luke 1:46b-55, “Welcoming Joy”

18th – 4th Sunday of Advent
           Matthew 1:18-25, “Welcoming Love”
           (Youth Christmas Celebration during worship)

          FBC Needham Yankee Swap and Caroling,  11:30am  

           Blue Christmas Service, 7pm
We will be joined by The First Congregational Church in Needham, UCC, Rev. Jim Mitulski and Rev. Heike Werder


24th – Candlelight Christmas Eve, 7pm

25th – Christmas Day!  10am worship
Luke 2:1-20, “Welcoming Christ”



1st – Christmas Week 2, Carol Sing: Sing in the New Year! 
John 1:1-14, “Welcoming God” (Communion Sunday)   

8th – Epiphany 
         Matthew 2:1-12, “A Season of Epiphanies”

15th – 1 Samuel 3:1-10, “Speak, Lord”
Saturday, 21st –
Ordination Service for Pastor Daryn Stylianopoulos, 4pm
First Baptist Church in Jamaica Plain
633 Centre Street, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130

Sunday, 22nd – Mark 1:14-20, “If You but Follow Me”

Installation Service for Rev. Daryn Stylianopoulos, 3pm
@ First Baptist Church in Needham

29th – Mark 1:21-28, “By What Authority”


February  (TBD)

5th – (Communion Sunday)

12th –

19th –

26th –


March (TBD)

1st – Ash Wednesday Service, 6pm (Communion Sunday)

5th –

12th –

19th –

26th –


April (TBD)

2nd – (Communion Sunday)

9th –

16th – Easter Sunday!  Christ is Risen!





Join us for Sunday Worship

10:00 am
First Baptist Church in Needham
858 Great Plain Avenue
Needham, MA 02492

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