Ampthill Baptist Church
  • Bedford, UK

In a sentence

  • A friendly medium-sized evangelical church in a small market town in Bedfordshire.
  • For more information see below, our website, and on social media.


Our key priority is to help people meet Jesus Christ and become His fully devoted followers.


To deliver our mission we believe God is calling us to be worshippers, disciples, and missionaries.


We are committed to presenting Christ Jesus and his good news to all people, confident in the gospel, its life-changing implications and deep call to repent and believe. We are confident in the Bible as our ultimate and reliable guide, making it central to our life together and our walk with God, and relying on the Spirit to equip, empower and lead us.

Key facts

  • Founded: 225+ years ago
  • Members: c.140
  • Sundays: c. 130 attendees.  We see c.170 different people over a month, aged 0-90+
  • Leadership: Senior Pastor, two Associate Pastors (Seniors and Small Groups), Trustees
  • Part-time Staff: Children’s Worker, Administrator, Caretaker
  • Volunteers: We are blessed with gifted volunteers including trustees, preachers, musicians, tech team, small group leaders, ministry leaders, first aiders and many more
  • External relationships: include the Evangelical Alliance, the Baptist Union of Great Britain, the Central Baptist Association, the local Churches Together group. Our Senior Pastor is an Associate of LICC (London Institute for Contemporary Christianity), and a member of the new and growing Four Counties Gospel Partnership
  • We would subscribe to the Evangelical Alliance Basis of Faith.