Activities

Activities

Services

Our Sunday morning service (9am) is a rich time as we gather to worship, pray and learn about God by hearing what the Bible has to say. We take communion regularly, remembering Jesus’ sacrifice for us. Seeing people take the step of being baptised is a highlight of church life. Children join us in the 9am service, before the Sunday School and Creche program at 10am, during term times. After the service, we enjoy catching up with new and old…

Children

Children are valued members of our church family, and we make it a priority to make them feel welcome and nurture their spiritual growth. Sunday School Children sit with the adults in the general church service (starting at 9am) until around 10am, when they move to other rooms within the church building for Sunday School. Children aged from Prep to Year 12 are welcome to attend Sunday School, and enjoy learning about God and the Bible in ways that are…

Youth

On a Friday night from 7pm – 9 pm during school terms, our high school age youth gather to hang out, have fun and explore who God is. There is also a weekly Young Men’s Dinner and Bible Study from 7pm on Tuesdays at 113 Emu St. Our youth team is committed to helping young people navigate the teenage years and grow in their knowledge and faith. All Youth Group leaders hold ‘blue cards’ from the Queensland Government, having passed…

Adults

Throughout the year, we enjoy connecting with our church community at a variety of social events. We look forward to our annual family camp – a time to get away together, hear from God’s word, worship and enjoy some fun out in nature. In addition, we enjoy taking part in men’s camps and ladies’ conferences, and hear presentations from guests that visit at different times of the year. Our regular prayer meetings and Bible studies are valued opportunities to connect…

Community

Our desire is to see God’s good news shared with our local community. The church takes part in the monthly ‘Longreach Churches Together’. Find out more about the church’s Rural Contractors’ Scheme and missions we support.

Bible studies

Joining a Bible study group offers the opportunity to grow in your knowledge and faith, and be encouraged by other Christians as you get to know each other better. Monday 7:30pm, Home Group @ Crane St Tuesday 7pm, Young Men’s Dinner and Bible Study @ Emu St Tuesday 7:15pm, Ladies Bible Study (KYB) Wednesday 10am, Ladies Bible Study (KYB) Wednesday 7:15pm, Home Group @ Teal St Banner image by Nicole Honeywill on Unsplash

Prayer

Prayer is a vital part of church life at Longreach Baptist Church. Our prayer times are a tremendous source of encouragement as we seek to listen to what God would have to say to us. Each Sunday, people gather to pray before our morning service.  We also meet throughout the week to pray with each other at the church and in people’s homes: Sundays 8.15am, LBC Sunday Night Prayer, LBC (first Sunday of each month at 7:30pm) Wednesdays 6am, LBC

Events

Each week during school terms, the Youth Group meets at the church. Find out about our regular Bible study groups and prayer meetings. We participate in ‘Longreach Churches Together’, which meets on the second Sunday of the month at 6pm in Edkins Park on Galah St.