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

Sunday After Church Bible Study, 11:30am-12:30pm  (begins Mar 5)

Theology Thursdays, 6:30pm
(our new year begins Feb 9th)
Adult study/Youth study & music
(pizza and salad provided; feel free to bring any additional snacks or drinks if you’d like)

Interfaith, Intergenerational Common Read:
7pm, One Tuesday night a month, February – April!

We have been invited to join the Congregational Church of Needham, UCC and First Parish of Needham Unitarian Universalist for a joint book reading of March, by Representative John Lewis. The book is divided in three parts. Our church will host the discussion for Book One. If you would like to join for this opportunity, let me know. pastordaryn@gmail.com  march

, by Rep. John Lewis

Book One, February 28th at 7 pm
(First Baptist Church in Needham)

Book Two, March 21st at 7 pm
(First Parish in Needham)

Book Three, April 25th at 7 pm
(Congregational Church of Needham)

Join for our joint reading of the National Book Award-winning graphic novel co-written by Representative John Lewis. March is the story of the Civil Rights Movement in three parts, and each Book will be discussed at a different congregation: Book One at First Baptist, Book Two at First Parish, and Book Three at the Congregational Church. Youth and adults are welcome to attend all or any of the discussions. March: Books One, Two, & Three can be ordered through Amazon.com or our local bookstore, New England Mobile Book Fair. I can also order for you, and you can pick the book up in my office.


Preaching Schedule


February   –

“Lights of the World”
Winter Worship Series

5th – “Green Light from God”
(Communion Sunday)

12th – “Perpetual Light”


19th – “Strung Together”


26th – “Increase Your Wattage”




        1st – Ash Wednesday Service, 7pm

5th – (Communion Sunday)
“Primary and Secondary”
Rev. Daryn Stylianopoulos preaching

12th – “Shadow”
Rev. Daryn Stylianopoulos preaching

19th – “Hue”
Rev. Daryn Stylianopoulos preaching

26th – “Vibrance”
Rev. Holly Benzenhafer preaching


2nd – (Communion Sunday)
“Absence of Color”
Rev. Daryn Stylianopoulos preaching

           9th – Palm Sunday

Rev. Daryn Stylianopoulos preaching

13thMaundy Thursday, 7pm

14th – Good Friday, 7pm

16th – Easter Sunday!  Christ is Risen! – 10am Worship