Community Lunch

Wakefield Baptist Church provides a free community lunch approximately once a month. These are highlighted on the church notice sheet in the foyer, but also a sign will be posted on the main entrance door during the week leading up to the next lunch.  Everyone is welcome.  The next community lunch is 11th February 2018.

January Family Film Night: 

Thursday 25th January 2108 at 7pm @ WBC and the film will be Paddington 1 – Film, food, fellowship and fun

Community Council Meetings

Our next community council meeting is Sunday 21st January 2018 as part of our morning service starting at 10.30am.  Everyone is welcome.  There may be an occasional vote that only members can vote on but all views are welcome from everyone.






Family Pancake Party – Tuesday 13th February 2018, 5pm to 6.30pm

Bring your whole family to enjoy pancake races, craft and sweet & savoury pancakes.  Party bag for children.  Pay as you feel.

Monday 19th February – 7pm at WBC

We are hoping to start another series of ‘Joining the Family’ fellowship and Bible study which runs for 6 weeks.  Date and days to be confirm a.s.a.p.

February Family Film Night

Thursday 22nd February 2108 at 7pm @ WBC and the film will be Shrek – Film, food, fellowship and fun


Friday 23rd March 2018 – Iranian New Year Party

Everyone welcome for traditional food and dancing for the whole family.

Sunday 25th March 2018 – Palm Sunday Easter Extravaganza

For the whole family – come to the regular service at 10.30am and / or join us afterwards at 12 noon for fun, food and Easter games and crafts.

Tuesday 27th March 2018 – Stations of the Cross: 7pm

Thursday 29th March 2018 – Maundy Thursday worship through foot washing – 7pm

Saturday 31st March 2018 – Public Reading of a Gospel at 7pm


Ceilidh/Barn Dance – Saturday 21st April 2018 – 7pm to 10.30pm

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Come and join us at West Yorkshire Sports for a fun ceilidh and food.  Cost £8 for adults £5 for under 16s.  We’ll have a live band and caller, table top quiz for adults and colouring competition for children.  Entry by ticket only as this event is very popular.  Contact Kathy Smith, Centre Manager on 01924 382966 or to reserve and pay for your tickets in advance.  Ticket holders only for this very popular event.

Night Shelter

Wakefield Baptist Church has retained the Wakefield Council contract to continue to provide the Homeless Night Shelter service in Wakefield for the next three years.  If anyone would like to volunteer for the coming season, please contact David Taylor or Mandy Sherrard, Night Shelter Coordinator