FBC Christmas Bazaar 2015

December 5th from 10am-2pm.

20+ tables of crafts, hand made goods, and gift items in time for the holidays. Kids craft-room available for making handmade Christmas presents. Silent Auction. Home made lunch and snack items provided by and sold by the First Baptist Church.

If you are interested in reserving a table. please contact Grace Wilson at 442-7970 or 379-4548.


New Pastor Announcement

The search committee is pleased to announce Robert Wiegers as the new pastor of the First Baptist Church of Bennington. Mr. Wiegers will be serving as pastor beginning December 20, 2015. Please help us welcome him and his family on December 20th. 

More information about Bob can be found at  and at ‘About Our New Pastor' page on this site. Bob is also on FaceBook.


Playroom Supervisor Wanted

First Baptist currently has an open position for Playroom Supervisor/Sunday School Teacher.

We are seeking a creative, knowledgeable, and enthusiastic educator to work and engage our students and their families in the experience of Christian community and learning.

The playroom supervisor must be able to work Sunday mornings 9am-11am and to be able to work occasional weeknight events with due notice. For more information, a copy of the playroom supervisor job description is available in our download section.

Please send resume to First Baptist Church, 601 Main Street, Bennington VT.



Space for non-profit organizations available at First Baptist

The First Baptist Church of Bennington, VT, invites non-profit organizations to consider tenancy at our downtown facility.  Please share the word that First Baptist has 3000 sq. ft. available for non-profits to deliver services and connect with the community.  (Our space is available for multiple needs, available in various room sizes ranging from 178 to 900 sq. ft. per room). 

We seek connections particularly with non-profit organizations providing for the basic human needs of our community.  We can provide accessible, affordable, and welcoming space here in our downtown area.

We also rent meeting rooms on a hourly or daily basis. 

The sanctuary and chapel are available for weddings and funerals.

For rates and more detailed information, click on the Rental Rates button on this website, call 802/442-2105, or e-mail