Celebrating God Online

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, we are currently meeting online. All are invited to join us this Sunday @ 9:30am

I’m New Here

We welcome you to visit this Sunday…

Upcoming Events

Sunday Service

During the current covid-19 restrictions. our Sunday Morning service is being held via zoom. We’d love for you to join us at 9:30am by clicking on this link. Our worship services strive to include a mix of both contemporary and traditional elements. Communion is celebrated on the first Sunday of each month. After the Sunday morning service, we gather for coffee and tea. Visitors are, of course, welcome! Through the course of the year, sermons cover a range of topics…

Men’s Breakfast

The men of Golden Bay Baptist meet on the first Saturday of every month to share breakfast and life together. All men are welcome to come along. Our location varies each month, although we usually end up in one of our local cafes. Please get in touch if you’d like more information!

Ladies’ soirée

The ladies of Golden Bay Baptist meet on the second Saturday of every month to share life together. All ladies are welcome to come along! Our location varies each month; please get in touch if you’d like more information!

Recent Talks

What John Knew

John the Baptist called Jesus the lamb of God who takes away the sin of the world. He also said that Jesus would baptise people with the Spirit. What was it that convinced John that Jesus was the Messiah – and what will we do with his testimony about Jesus?

Knowing God

John discovered something about God – and it changed him. Will it change you?

The Joy of the Lord

Today’s Passage: Nehemiah 7:73 – 8:12 Last week, we saw how the exiles from Judah were allowed to return home to Jerusalem by King Cyrus to rebuild the temple. We saw them prioritising God in their lives, and celebrating His goodness to them as they laid the foundations for the temple. But there was a lot of opposition to rebuilding the temple – with it stopping and starting. But eventually, it was built. At some point after this, an influential…

A Fresh Start

Today’s Passage: Ezra 3 Over the course of the last few months, we’ve set out to get a birds-eye view of the Old Testament story. We saw the start of all things in Genesis 1 and 2 – and it was good. But the world we live in is not good any more. It is broken, as are we. Genesis 1 to 11 introduces us to the two biggest issues in our world. Firstly, there is sin and death, and the…

What’s been happening

Virtual Church

Greetings church family! A reminder that our service this morning will be virtual due to the new government regulations. Fortunately, we can still gather together from our own homes to worship God! Our virtual service will start at 9:30; you can join early o hang out, though! If you are on a computer, smartphone or tablet, simply click the following link: https://zoom.us/j/692582802 Note: if you are on a tablet/smartphone, you might have to install the zoom app first, and the…

Give me the faith…

Another wonderful old hymn, sung by our very own Jim Edwards! Words to the hymn, taken from hymntime: Give me the faith which can remove And sink the mountain to a plain; Give me the childlike praying love, Which longs to build Thy house again; Thy love, let it my heart overpower, And all my simple soul devour. I want an even strong desire, I want a calmly fervent zeal, To save poor souls out of the fire, To snatch…