Here you’ll find details of lots of different activities we’re involved in. Some run every week, others once a month and others less frequently so please check the calendar for dates.

If you’re new, Small Groups are a great place to start to get to know some of us.

See the Youth & Children section to find out more about what happens every Sunday morning and throughout the rest of the week for 0 – 18 year olds.

If you’d like to know more about any of our activities, please contact us.

Small Groups

Small Groups are a great way of getting involved in the WBBC community. There are lots of different groups meeting throughout the week for prayer, bible study and just getting to know one another. Crispian oversees the groups and would love to have a chat with you about finding a group that would suit you. Catch him on a Sunday morning or send a message via the contact form and we’ll put you in touch. Small Group Leaders: find out more…

The Light

The Light is a group for adults with learning disabilities to learn more about Jesus and how he loves us. It meets around once a month and includes drama, songs, prayer, craft, bible stories chat and sandwiches! Friends, family and carers are all welcome. See the calendar for the next event.

Movie Nights

The men’s and women’s movie nights, hosted at the Jam Jar Cinema just up the road from us, are a great chance for men and women to get together to watch a film. Past films have included Rush, The Railway Man and Suffragette. Have a chat with Colin Hall, our resident movie guru, to find out more. He can be contacted through the Church Office.


Prayer is important in the life of Whitley Bay Baptist Church, as it unpins everything we do. Monday Prayer We meet on Monday mornings from 9.15 am until 11 am for prayer. Praying Community Our regular Praying Community meetings run from 8 am to 9.30 am on Saturday mornings. We meet together for a time of open prayer, followed by breakfast. 24/7 Prayer We often hold weeks of constant prayer in the church, often in anticipation of big decisions or…

Art for All

An art class for beginners through to advanced learners, led by Dave Armstrong. The class develops skills using a range of mediums such as oil paints, watercolour, pastels, collages, and more. It’s a friendly welcoming environment and open to all. Feel free to just come along and try. Monday 10 am – 12 noon £5 per session or £15 per month If you’re on Facebook, you can find out more here. Check the calendar for dates.

Take 5 & chat

Take 5 and chat – parenting additional needs  Take 5 and chat – Café Drop-in is for parents/carers of children (of any age) who have additional needs. Surround yourself with people who get it by meeting with other parents and enjoying homemade cakes and hot drinks in a friendly café-style setting! Whitley Bay Baptist Church(WBBC) is thrilled to have hosted the first ever Take 5 and chat Café Drop-in which has been running at our premises since 2015 and currently…