People usually start to arrive about 20 minutes before the service starts. This is a good chance to have a chat with friends or get to know people. For more information about our services, please visit OUR SERVICES page.
We have people on the door to make you feel welcome and tell you where you need to be. They will give you a Bible (if you want or need one) and a weekly newsletter. We also have activity bags for young children. If there is anything else, you need please ask!
No! Please feel free to just be yourself and come in your ‘normal’ clothes.
The church is set out with rows of traditional pews. You are welcome to sit wherever you like.
No, not at all. You are free to simply observe or participate as much as feels comfortable for you.
There is no set pattern of worship or rigid structure to the services at Grimsby Baptist Church. You don’t need to ‘know what to do’. Whoever is leading will guide you through the different parts of the service.
All the words to the songs will be displayed on a screen at the front of the church. Also, large print copies can be obtained from the welcome team as you enter before the service.
As we mentioned earlier the time before the service starts is a great time to get to know people. Between the two morning services and after the 11.00am service, we serve tea, coffee and juice in the hall, and this is also a good place to chat. Please let one of our welcome team know if you are new to us (we won’t pounce on you and I promise we don’t bite). If you need anything, please ask!
Yes. There are both toilets and baby changing facilities located at the church, please ask if you need directions.
We welcome people with disabilities at all our services, groups and church family activities.
* Wheelchair users are most welcome, and the church is all on one level and fully accessible – do ask one of the welcome team who will be happy to assist.
* There is an accessible toilet located in the corridor between where the service takes place and the church hall
* There is a loop facility for people with hearing impairment.
* Large print song-word printouts are available from the welcome team.
* Weekly sermons are recorded and available for download from the RESOURCES page.
No! Church members and regular attenders usually give money each week to fund the church activities. If you are just visiting or new to us, please do not feel any obligation to give. We are just happy to have you here with us.
A page like this can never answer every question. If there is something you’d like to know or find out about, please have a look around this website and see if you can find the answer there. If you still need assistance feel free to send us a message using the form on the CONTACT US page, or message us on our Facebook page.