Sundays: 11:00 a.m. & 6:00 p.m. Wednesday: 7:30 p.m.

First Baptist Church of Hempstead

A Warm Welcome Awaits You.

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First Baptist Hempstead Youtube Channel
First Baptist Church Hempstead Youtube
Pastor David Vilceus on the radio

Heritage of Faith

We had an amazing privilege to share our faith on the Heritage of Faith radio program. Take a moment to tune in as we discuss the Scriptures and the Christian Faith.


First Baptist Hempsted Vibrant Sunday School

Sunday School

Nursing Home Ministry at First Baptist

Nursing Home

First Baptist Evangelizing the Community


First Baptist Church of Hempstead is an exciting place to be. We have several ministries available for all ages. Our children’s Sunday School provides a wonderful opportunity for your children to gain a solid foundation from God’s Word. Our church also has the opportunity to put our faith in action each week as we go into our community and share the gospel of Jesus Christ.

First Baptist Hempstead

Service Times

Experience the Love of Christ

Sunday School @ 9:45 a.m. | Sunday Morning Worship @ 11:00 a.m. | Sunday Evening Worship @ 6:00 p.m. Wednesday Evening Bible Study @ 7:30 p.m.

First Baptist Hempstead

Join us this Sunday!

“Jesus saith unto him, I am the way, the truth, and the life: no man cometh unto the Father, but by me.” John 14:6

A Note from

Pastor Vilceus

As the pastor of this growing Church, we extend a warm invitation to you. Our hope and desire is to see lives changed by the glorious Gospel of the Lord Jesus Christ. We hope you will make plans to join us  at First Baptist Church of Hempstead for our services.

David Vilceus is the pastor of First Baptist Church of Hempstead, NY

What to Expect

Friendly People

First Baptist Church of Hempstead is a warm and welcoming community focused on bringing honor and glory to Jesus Christ. When you come to visit, you will be welcomed with a friendly smile and an outstretched hand. We trust that the God honoring music and the Spirit-filled preaching in the service will be a blessing to you. Make plans to join us this Sunday.

Some Frequent Questions Answered

Is Childcare Provided?

We have a Sunday school before the morning worship service. During the morning service we have a nursery available. In the evening gospel service, we encourage all the family to be in the service as able.

How Should I Dress?

There is not a dress code at First Baptist Church of Hempstead for members or guests. Our pastor and deacons dress in a more traditional “Sunday dress;” however, our main goal is that you feel welcome and comfortable.

Am I Expected to Participate in the Offering?

We do not expect you to participate in the offering.

We trust that you will find a warm welcome, and receive help from God’s Word, and find a place where you can grow in the Lord Jesus Christ. Please contact us if you have any questions.

First Baptist Hempstead

How can we pray for you?

“Be careful for nothing; but in every thing by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known unto God. And the peace of God, which passeth all understanding, shall keep your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus.” -Philippians 4:6-7

First Baptist Hempstead

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