What We Do


We meet for Worship Services on Sundays and include a wide range of worship styles, both old and new.

Refreshments are served after our morning service to which all are welcome. Why not come and join us!

Sunday Mornings

The 10am Morning Service is the main time of Worship and teaching. Communion Services are (normally!) held on the 1st Sunday of each month.

The services are available on YouTube later on the Sunday.

Our Sunday School, Firestarters, meets on Sunday mornings during the Service. Firestarters’ age range is from 4 – 16. We also have a Crèche for younger children.

Sunday Mornings - join us at 10am

Café Church

2nd Sunday of the month, 6pm at The Hub.

A relaxed & informal time together.

Café Church - a relaxed and informal time together


3rd Sunday of the month at 4pm.

With communion followed by a bring and share tea.

3rd Sunday of the month at 4pm.
With communion followed by a bring and share tea.

1st Thursday Communion

1st Thursday of the month at 11am.

Come and join us for a short Communion Service.

After the Communion Service, there is a lunch at 12 noon.

1st Thursday Communion
1st Thursday of the month at 11am.


Wednesdays from 9.30am to 1pm.

Drop in for coffee and a chat. Includes ‘knit and natter’ from 10am. Monthly lunch at 12 noon on the first Thursday.

A chance to meet friends old and new. Activities such as board games, craft, word games.

Oasis - Wednesdays 9.30am to 1.00pm Tea, Coffee & a Chat!

Prayer Times

As a Church we believe that prayer is an essential part of our Christian lives.

There are times of prayer Monday to Saturday at 10am on our Facebook page.

We also have a weekly Monday Morning Prayer Meeting at 9.30am at The Hub.

These are times when come together as a fellowship to collectively communicate with God, offer Him our praise, pray for the needs of our fellowship, our town, our country, and our world, and seek the Lord’s guidance in our lives.

Prayer at MBC  -Spending time together with God

Life Groups

We have small groups which meet for Bible study, fellowship, discipleship and prayer at different times and places.

Two of the groups meet at the Church on Tuesday & Thursday mornings. There’s also an online group.

We will form new groups as and when needed.

Please Contact Us for more information on these groups.

Life Groups - live life to the full

Pastoral Care and Prayer Ministry

We have a pastoral care team that ensures that members of the fellowship are cared for. Our Prayer Ministry Team is available after every Sunday morning service and at other times by arrangement.

Children & Youth

Girls’ Brigade

Our thriving Girls’ Brigade Company, the 1st Minehead, meets on a Wednesday evening.

For ages 4-16. 6.00pm to 7.15pm.

For more information about GB or how you can be a part of it, you email the GB on [email protected] or Contact Us.

Occasionally we hold a Girls’ Brigade Parade Service. Please see the calendar for when it’s on.

The Source

A weekly relaxed and informal youth (11+) Bible Study held on Fridays at 6.00pm.

Youth Club

A drop-in youth club (11+) on Fridays at 7.30pm at the Church.

Parents & Toddlers Group

Thursdays at 10.30am (during term time) held at The Hub on Hopcott Road. A chance for Mums and Dads of babies and toddlers to get together for a chat and a cuppa! Find out more about The Hub.

There are a range of baby and pre-school groups in Minehead and Porlock. To find out about the current baby and toddler groups in Minehead and surrounding areas, visit this listing Somerset County Council Services Directory and there’s a PDF in the right column!

The Hub

The Hub is a Youth and Family Centre with an indoor Soft Play Area, Coffee Bar and large and small rooms which can be used for conferences, worship, productions, etc.

The soft play area is open to the public, with an entrance charge, and available to hire for children’s parties. At other times the venue is used for informal Christian children’s work and youth work.

The Hub hosts our Monday morning Prayer Meetings and Café Church.

Find out more about The Hub!

The Hub

The Hope Centre

Minehead Baptist Church hosts The Hope Centre which works with the homeless, addicts and people affected by poverty. It provides a warm, welcoming, and relaxed meeting place where people enjoy a hot meal, have a wash, or do their washing.

It also aims to help people change their lives, so they can take their place back in society. The Hope Centre started as a project of the Church, but is now a charity in its own right!

The Sparrows Project from Restore Hope West Somerset

The Sparrows Project aims to raise awareness of the existence of modern day slavery in the area.

The church has strong connections to Restore Hope West Somerset.

The Sparrows Project

Community Employment Hub

Community Employment Hubs help support people towards work. There’s Free IT access; support with updating and writing CVs, Job searching and completing application forms.

They are overseen by Somerset West & Taunton Council. Find out more about them on their website… and on their Facebook Page…

The Hub has been used for a Community Employment Hub (and was then known as ‘The Bridge’).

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