COVID-19 Update - First Baptist Church Waterloo - Come Grow With Us!

COVID-19 Update

LAST UPDATED: April 18, 2021 10:30AM EDT

Stay-At-Home Order Update

Ontario is currently under a Stay-at-Home Order for at least six weeks. In response, as of April 19, 2021, we will be pausing our in-person services, in accordance with Provincial health guidelines. We invite you to join us instead through our live stream or radio broadcast.

Church Building Closed

At this time, the church building remains closed until further notice. If you need to contact the church during this time, please call the office at (519) 886-6530 and follow the instructions provided to contact Jenn Zehr, our office administrator during normal office hours (Monday-Friday, 8:30am-4:30pm).

Sunday Service Stream/Broadcast

We will continue to be providing a live video stream of our full morning service on our website and social media channels, as well as a live audio broadcast over the radio. We will also have a live video stream of our evening service.


  • Please review our 2021 Spring Ministry update for information on how our mid-week ministries are proceeding.

Weekly Giving/Offerings

  • Weekly giving/offerings can be given through e-transfer to our address, or by mailing a cheque to the church at 306 Erb St W, Waterloo, ON N2L 1W3. For full details, visit the Give page.

Assistance Available for Seniors/Shut-Ins

Our Caring Committee is available for those who are at-risk, including our seniors and shut-ins, for assistance with things like getting groceries or running needed errands during this time. Please contact the church office if you need assistance.

Further Updates

We are taking communication seriously during this time, and will ensure that all updates to the situation are shared in a timely manner on our website, and across our social media channels.