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.

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Updated January 30, 2018

First Baptist is located at:
1 Washington St
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
That's Bloomfield Center,
just a half block from the corner of
Broad St. and Bloomfield Ave
Sunday Schedule:
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, Women's Fellowship, Sunday Bible Studies,  Prayer, Christmas & Easter Programs, Worship,  Senior's Group,  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!!

Rev. Jimmie Van Sant - Senior Pastor

Our Church has a full music program. Led by Music Director Mrs. Jayne Van Sant,
we have a Praise Team, Choir, 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 Italian Mandarin Japanese Spanish, & Jersey English !
People who attend First Baptist were born in these places:
Philippines Russia Japan China, Asia, and all parts of New Jersey!

First Haitian Baptist Church of Bloomfield, NJ Meets Here !  Bienvenue, Byen Vini

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

The URL address of this site is

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

ScheduleChildren & TeensPhotos l PastorHistory of First Baptist l Your Language l Directions l Links l Haitian Church New Jersey
updated January 30, 2018