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Vacation Bible School

Mark Your Calendars. Vacation Bible School 2015 will be held Monday, June 1st - Friday, June 5th, 6:30 p.m. Theme:  “Diving Deeper for God’s Treasures!” Sis. Patricia Moore providing leadership.

Youth Day

You’re invited to join us for our Annual Youth Day Celebration on Sunday, June 8, 10:45 a.m. Theme:  “Revive, Restore, Reconnect” – 2 Chronicles 7:14. Guest Minister, Rev. Damien Durr, Youth Pastor of Temple Baptist Church, Nashville, Tennessee.

Men’s Fellowship Breakfast

Saturday, June 13, 8:00 a.m.  We present a place of refuge where the men of this church and community can come together in fellowship. Deacon Roy Davis providing leadership

American Heart Association – Heart Walk 2015

The Annual Heart will take place on June 27, 2015. Heart disease is a silent killer and many don’t realize they have the disease until it’s too late. We would like each ministry leader(s) to become a team leader and get your ministry involved in this year’s walk. The walk is family friendly so children are encouraged to participate. A “healthy” reception will be rewarded to the team(s) that successfully reach their goals. For more information and to sign up, please see Sis. Candie A. Price or Dr. Cynthia Garrett or sign up at

YAM Power Friday

The Young Adult Ministry will host Power Friday on June 12th from 6:30pm – 8:30 p.m. and every 3rd Friday thereafter. Power Friday is a night of fellowship, fun and The Word! The Young Adult Praise team will sing and the guest speaker for June will be Rev. Damien Durr, Pastor of Temple Baptist Church, Youth Pastor of Temple Baptist Church, Nashville, Tennessee. More information forthcoming.  Sis.Candie Candie A. Price, Ministry Leader.

Seasonal Senior Luncheon

All seniors are welcomed to attend SSBC Annual Seasonal Seniors Luncheon Saturday, June 27, 12:00 Noon. Please join us for a special dinner prepared in honor of our seniors, an evening of great fellowship and lots of fun.  Sponsored by the Deaconess Ministry











Fact Is

Sixteenth Baptist Church
1530 Sixth Avenue, North
Birmingham, Alabama 35203-1850

Phone: 205-251-9402

Fax: 205-251-9811



Sunday Activities

Bible Study/Sunday School, 9:30 a.m.

Morning Praise, 10:45 a.m.

Morning Worship, 11 a.m.


Wednesday Activities

Bible Study, 6:30 p.m.

Prayer Meeting, 7:30 p.m.
























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Birmingham’s 16th Street Baptist Church extends a hearty welcome to you. We hope you find our new website a convenient place to explore our unique history and to experience His Story. It is this life-changing and world-changing message upon which we build our church and our lives.

When all is said and done, all that we aspire to BE and all we attempt to DO, is intended to glorify Jesus through the power and presence of the Holy Spirit to the glory of God the Father. Jesus really is our MAIN ATTRACTION. He is the reason we are!

If you would like to know how you can make His Story your story, click here.

Arthur Price, Jr., Pastor


A Word from Our Pastor

Our Vision

to have a Bible-centric ministry that will Reach, Rebuild and Reproduce through the power of the Holy Spirit.


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