Tel. 06 845 4655

81 Gloucester Street
Greenmeadows, Napier

Bay Baptist Church welcomes you. Our goal is to bring glory to our awesome God and to make Him and His Word relevant  both to our lives and to the lives of those around us.

We would love to get to know you.

USNS Comfort

Feeling down? Needing some encouraging words? David Jeremiah’s words below will likely hit the spot. I, even I, am He who comforts you. Isaiah 51:12 Recommended Reading: 2 Corinthians 1:3-7 DidRead more

Dying To Ourselves

"Unfortunately, many churches try and make everyone as comfortable as possible. Instead of promising you a cross to carry, they promise you a luxury car and a beautiful home. The sermons are aboutRead more

Seeing God In Creation

We hear it taught in school, it’s almost a guaranteed assertion of most all scientific and nature programmes on television…we are the result of billions of years of evolution. Yet, it’s greatRead more

Tight Circles

Even though Christ gives us freedom from the old ways of acting and thinking, we often find ourselves continuing in the old damaging ways. Mike’s devo below offers encouragement. Our Daily Bread -Read more

Time Spent

Time spent in God's Word is never wasted! Here's a reminder. "For who can know the mind of the Lord? Or who has been His counselor?" Romans 11:34  "The more we know of God, the more effective willRead more

Our New Home

It’s easier to focus on the circumstances currently before us, than to draw our attention to the future. For some, the future may offer only worse circumstances. Yet, for the one who has placed theRead more

The Good, the Bad, the Ugly

We all feel lonely and friendless at times. Let the devo by Keila Ochoa remind us to be a true friend to others.  Our Daily Bread - The Good, the Bad, the Ugly - February 8, 2017 Read: 1 SamuelRead more

A Strong Foundation

Sometimes we feel like our lives aren’t really accomplishing much. Yet, we can all impact the lives of others, particularly the young, in a positive way, pointing them to Jesus. Read theseRead more

Grumbling Attitudes!

Often it seems that life throws us more downs than ups. When that happens, it’s easy to do what the Israelites often did – Complain! Dr. David Jeremiah offers to us some good thoughts andRead more

From Trash to Treasure

I was greatly encouraged yesterday by one of the men at Bay Baptist. In a conversation, he said to me, “I find that there are a lot of people that don’t mind talking about God.”  When we makeRead more

Light In The Darkness

It is easy to carry on with life as a follower of Jesus Christ and fail to realise how much impact we can have on the darkness around us. Dr. David Jeremiah tells a true story which illustrates howRead more

Piece by piece

I was just blessed by these words in Beth Moore's book Audacious. "Next to the redemption of our very souls, nothing is more glorious and miraculous than the redemption of our desires. Never thinkRead more

The Story

How it all began and how it will never end



Enjoy a friendly relaxed atmosphere where God is the focus. Feel free to worship with us through uplifting music that worships our awesome God. Hear God’s Word taught in a way that is practical, clear and relevant.

10.00am - 11.45am
Shared Lunch


This is a great time to “recharge our battery” in the middle of the week. We study a range of topics from varying people and ministries. It is a time to delve deeper into God's Word and then consider the implications upon our lives.

6.30pm - 8.00pm


Gathering together each week for a time of Study helps to deepen our understanding of God's Word and how it applies to our daily lives. Come and be refreshed and encouraged with us.

10am - Noon
6.30pm - 8.30pm


It is not easy being a teen in today’s world and our ministries focus on helping, encouraging and guiding our young people.

We have fun games in our large games room followed by yummy snacks and freshly baked items. This is followed by great music and a Bible study that is designed to specifically help teens have a close relationship with God.

6.30pm - 8.00pm


All children from ages 5-12 are welcome to come and enjoy this exciting program. 

We have many fun activities, and Biblical lessons are taught in a way that children can understand.

10.00am - 11.45am


Throughout each month there are also a number of other activiities and events in which you are most welcome to attend.

  • Couples NIght Out
  • Conferences
  • Mens Activities
  • BBQs
  • Movie NIghts