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.

Coming Up This Weekend

Here are a couple of reminders about things  happening this weekend. Ladies, it only happens once each year, and it happens THIS Saturday – The Beth Moore Simulcast. Join us at 9 am this SaturdayRead more

Trust God

HiEveryone, Below is anencouraging devo that will reinforce what we’re learning on Sundays about theessential need to TRUST God with the details of our lives each day! TurningPoint with Dr. Read more

We Need To Practice

Below is a great devo that will help us understand our current Sunday AM study on TRUSTING God so we can OBEY Him. I’ve emphasised the word TRUST below in the article to help us see the connection.Read more

Men's & Women's Study

Both the Men's and Women's Study groups are studying the Book Of Revelations at the moment. Revelation is a book that is often avoided because it is seen to be too confusing or too hard toRead more

Trusting & Obeying God

Here’s agreat devo that really helps us understand the TRUST and OBEY principle we’vebeen studying on Sunday Mornings. This really helps us see how Trust (God) andObey (God) areRead more

God Does Care

There are times when we find ourselves doubting that God really cares for about us…that He REALLY does love us personally. One of the SMALL indications He has given to reassure us is the incredibleRead more

The History of Bay Baptist Church

In 1989 God called Joel and Beverly Shoaf and their young family to leave America to start a church in New Zealand. After three years of presenting their passion for New Zealand in over one hundredRead more

Beth Moore Simulcast

Dear Sisters in Christ, Bay Baptist Church once again has the honour of hosting the annual Beth Moore Simulcast. We would like to invite your ladies and teen girls to attend this event. This is ourRead more


We will be watching the recently released movie - "I CAN ONLY IMAGINE." We hope to see you there. Bring a friend. This is a powerful true story that has a compelling storyline. ABOUT THE MOVIERead more

Light Party

On Halloween night, 31 October at Bay Baptist, we will have fun safe games and activities set up for children to enjoy. Costumes are not required, however if costumes are worn, non-horror ones areRead more

Thanksgiving Service & Meal

Thanksgivingis celebrated in many countries around the world. On 25 November at BBC we willfocus on the many things for which we can give thanks to God. And of course, wewill follow the service wiRead more

Trusting God

I wanted to share a devotional below to encourage us in our walk. This fits exactly with our current study on TRUSTING GOD and will help us as we pray for Angela's surgery for cancer today and myRead more
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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.

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