FREE MEAL - First Baptist will be hosting the Free Meal at Grace United Methodist Church on Wed., March 21st. We always need additional volunteers to support this important ministry. Volunteers are needed to plan, prepare and serve the meal each month. If you would like to help, please contact the church office. If you would like to make a monetary donation, checks can be written to First Baptist Church with Free Meal written on the memo line.

MEN'S PRAYER GROUP - Men of Rochester, you are
invited to join us for men’s prayer group! We will be meeting Monday, March 12 at the First Baptist Church at 7pm. Any man who has an interest in praising God and being encouraged in their faith should attend! Contact Braden Chandler, 223-2367 if you have any questions.


  • 3/11: Youth Outing Time: TBD
  • 3/25: Youth Meeting at Church Lesson: God Quest 5 to 6:30 pm
  • 4/8: Youth Outing Time: TBD
  • 4/22: Youth Meeting at Church Lesson: God Quest 5 to 6:30 pm


PALM SUNDAY - On Palm Sunday, March 25th, the children will sing “The Day He Wore My Crown” in the cantata with the adult choir. Parents of children and youth who wish to participate are asked to contact Rhonda Johnson by phone, 223-9690, or email at:


ANGEL BREAKFAST - Jesus lives! Celebrate with us at this family event. We will have breakfast, the resurrection story told by an angel, a game, and resurrection-themed craft for the kids. Register by March 25 by signing up at the Church.

Attend our year-end awards ceremony!
6:30 p.m. Wed., March 14 FBC sanctuary
The children will share Scripture songs and receive ribbons, certificates and book completion awards.
A pizza supper will be served in the basement beginning at 5:30 p.m. All are welcome.




  • Thursday, March 1st
    Executive Committee Meeting 7:00pm;
    Choir 7:00pm
  • Friday, March 4th
    Pathfinders Lunch in Fellowship Hall
  • Wednesday, March 7th
    Morning Bible Study 10:00am; Light Meal 5:30pm; AWANA 6:00 -7:30pm

  • Thursday, March 8th
    Choir 7:00pm
  • Sunday, March 11th
    Ladies Hat Day
  • Monday, March 12th
    Men's Prayer Group 7:00pm
  • Wednesday, March 13th
    Church Boards Meetings 7:00pm
  • Wednesday, March 14th
    Bible Study 10:00am; M&M's 11:30am; Light Meal 5:30pm; AWANA Awards 6:00 - 7:30pm
  • Thursday, March 15th
    Choir 7:00pm
  • Saturday, March 17th
    Happy St. Patrick's Day!!
  • Sunday, March 18th
    Koinonia Brunch
  • Tuesday, March 20th
    Fellowship Guild 7:00pm
  • Wednesday, March 21st
    Morning Bible Study 10:00am; Free Meal at Grace
  • Thursday, March 22nd
    Choir 7:00pm
  • Saturday, March 24th
    Choir Rehearsal for Palm Sunday
  • Sunday, March 25th
    Palm Sunday
  • Wednesday, March 28th
    Morning Bible Study 10:00am; Koinonia Prayer 3:00-9:00pm
  • Thursday, March 29th
    Choir 7:00pm
    Saturday, March 31st
    Men's Fellowship Breakfast 7:00am; Angel Breakfast 8:30am

Contact Information...

First Baptist Church of Rochester
1000 Main Street
Rochester, Indiana 46975