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Sunday School: All Ages – 9:00 AM to 9:45
Sunday Worship Service: 10:00 AM in the sanctuary and over-flow room for adults, Jr, and Sr High; downstairs for children through 6th grade.
M4M (Monday’s for Men): Beginning July 4th and continuing for 6 weeks, M4M will be meeting at Sacandaga Bible Conference at 9 AM.
Pastors’ Office Hours
Pastor Bill – Mondays after M4M through 3:00 PM (usually a lunch break @ noon)
Associate Pastor Sean – Wednesdays 3:30 – 6:30 (and later if needed)
Youth Group, “@Amsterdam, RiSE” Has finished for this school year, but will begin again in September on Wednesday evenings at 6:45 in the church fellowship hall. Invite your neighborhood kids! 5th grade (age 10) through High School or age 20.
Prayer Meeting and Bible Study: Beginning July 6 and continuing for 6 weeks, our mid-week service will meet each Wednesday at Sacandaga Bible Conference near the Tabernacle at 6:30 PM for prayer and attend the service that follows. Normally, they meet Wednesdays at 6:45 at the church. Please send prayer requests to Diane DuBois prior to Wednesday to be included on the prayer sheet.
Moms and Munchkins meet 9:30 am the first Tuesday of each month at the church. See Lisa Haber for more info. Moms, invite your friends!
Women’s Bible Study – with Pat the last Thursday of each month 10 AM at the church.
Choir – Choir rehearsal times to be announced
See our Facebook Page for some more information.
Most Recent Sermons can be Found Here, too:
6-26-22 1 John 5: 16 – end “Tying Up Loose Ends”
6-19-22 1 John 5: 13 – 15 Father’s Day with Rev. Sean Haber
6-12-22 1 John 5: 6 – 12 “Oh! THAT one!”
6-05-22 1 John 5: 1 – 5 “Victors or Victims?”
SUMMER SCHEDULE – Wednesday’s mid week service will be held at Sacandaga Bible Conference @ 6:30, meeting outside the Tabernacle, first for prayer and then attending the service at 7PM beginning July 4th , for 6 weeks.
ALSO – M4M who normally meet Monday mornings at the church, will be meeting at Sacandaga Bible Conference at 9 AM beginning July 6, for 6 weeks.
SUNDAY SCHOOL PICNIC – July 3, 2022, about 3 PM …. bring a dish to pass and join your classmates (little ones, too!) at Pastor and Peggy’s house at 590 Co Hwy 122, Gloversville, NY for a time of food and fellowship. Bring your swim suit and a lawn chair! The Church Picnic will be at a later date.
WE ARE LOOKING FOR VOLUNTEERS… to serve in the Nursery on a rotating schedule. Please speak to the Pastor or a Deacon or Trustee if you would like to volunteer.
We are also looking for an AV (Audio Visual) TEAM to assure a smooth operation of our equipment each Sunday. None of our equipment is hard to learn! We have two teenagers and two adults who have already volunteered, however we need more people who are not in choir. If this sounds interesting to you, please speak to Lynette, Peggy, Emily or David.
Living Your Faith Everyday LYFE WOMEN’S CONFERENCE is over, but registration is open for next year and a substantial discount can be applied if you register before August, 2022. Please ask Peggy Pitcher about this yearly event. If you click on the link above and scroll down about 2/3 of the page, you can get a peek into what was covered in the breakout sessions from this past conference! You can also access their Facebook page.
@AMSTERDAM RiSE Youth Group
END OF YEAR SWIM PARTY AT THE PASTOR’S HOUSE – JUNE 28th, AT 3PM
They meet each Wednesday at 6:45 – during the school year. PLEASE invite kids from your neighborhood for some games, refreshments and a devotional time from the book: “Don’t Check Your Brains at the Door” – by Josh McDowell and Bob Hostetler.
If you are able to give children a ride to Sunday School and Church or Youth Group, please let Pastor Sean or Pastor Bill know. Thank you to the Smiths, Carrs, Habers and Lynette for their help!
COFFEE (AND TEA) FELLOWSHIP:
PLEASE sign up on the bulletin board if you plan to provide snacks or some easy to serve items like cupcakes, muffins, cookies or little sandwiches and soup after church on Sunday. If you have NOT signed up but wish to share, please contact Christine or Melissa to see if there is an opening. Once a month, the after church fellowship committee would like to have a luncheon and a special sign up sheet will be provided.
COVID RESTRICTIONS ARE GONE! We are still ONLINE with FACEBOOK LIVE at https://www.facebook.com/FirstBaptistAmsterdam Scroll down to find the LIVE video. The service is uploaded to YouTube at a later time and can be accessed from our webpage: https://www.fbcamsterdam.com
A Message from the Pastor regarding an e-mail that he received January 6, 2020 from Governor Cuomo’s office. Click on the blue link for access.
Here is something that may be of interest to our families: https://www.namb.net/seeing-jesus-through-the-uncertainty/
Hudson Baptist Association
Baptist Convention of New York International Mission Board
Southern Baptist Convention
Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary
Sacandaga Bible Conference & Retreat Center
Alpha Pregnancy Care Center