Newcomer FAQs

We are glad you are considering visiting First Baptist Church on Fifth! Below is some helpful information for questions you may have before your first visit. If you have more questions, please feel free to contact us.


Q. What Are Your Beliefs?


Our congregation is made up of individuals from many walks of life, hence our beliefs are rather diverse. Generally speaking, however, our beliefs section may provide some insight.

Q. What Time is Worship?


Our Sunday schedule is 9:15am Bible Study for all ages followed by 10:30am worship in the Sanctuary.

Q. Where Are You Located?

We are located at 501 West Fifth Street between Spruce and Poplar in downtown Winston-Salem. Click here to see a map of our location.

Q. Do You Offer Childcare During Worship Services?


Yes. Childcare is available during Bible study, fellowship time, and worship on Sunday mornings for infants and preschoolers. Parents may drop off children as early as 15 minutes prior to the start of Bible study. For more information, please contact Amy McClure, Minister of Congregational Care, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Q. Do You Offer Childcare During Other Church Events?


As a general rule, childcare is provided for all church-wide events, including Sunday morning, Wednesday evening, and special events such as Feast of Carols and Service of Healing. With the exception of Sunday mornings and Wednesday evenings, we always ask parents to reserve childcare so that we can plan appropriately. Reservations should be made at least two days ahead, so for a Sunday evening event, parents would be asked to reserve by Friday. Contact the church office at 336.722.2558 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to make a reservation.

Q. Is There A "Dress Code" For Sunday Morning Worship?


No. We welcome casual or “Sunday dress” attire, so come as you are and you are welcome here!

Q. Where Should I Park?


We have parking lots available behind the church and across the street. There are limited spaces on the street for parking as well. For those with limited mobility, we have clearly marked spaces around the church.

Q. Is There Elevator Access In The Church?


Yes, there are several clearly marked elevators in our buildings.

Q. Do You Offer Small Group Bible Study?


Yes, there are Bible study opportunities for all ages on Sunday mornings beginning at 9:15am, as well as opportunities during the week.

Q. How Can I Become A Member?


There are several ways you can become a member of First Baptist Church on Fifth. Read more about joining the church here.


Have more questions about First on Fifth? Please feel free to contact us and we will try our best to get you the information you need.

  • What Our Members Say...

    I like First Baptist because it is where the Lord sent me.

    Harry, church member

Contact Us

(336) 722-2558 VOICE
(336) 725-1273 FAX

Office Hours:
Monday-Thursday 8:30am-5:00pm
Friday 8:30am-1:00pm