Welcome to First Baptist Columbia

Connect with us through our worship service, Sunday school, and social media throughout your week.

Sunday Information

Anyone testing positive or showing symptoms of COVID-19 should not attend worship services or other church gatherings. Please follow current CDC guidelines and consult your health professional for further guidance.

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1306 Hampton Street

Columbia, South Carolina 29201

 Call: 803.256.4251


Sunday School – 9:15 AM
Worship Service – 10:30 AM
College Lunch – 11:45 AM


There is a garage open on the corner of Hampton and Marion St and our parking lot on Washington Street is reserved for special needs and senior adults.

A- Connection Desk

B- Boyce Welcome Desk

C- Washington Welcome Desk

D- Washington Lobby

E- Washington Lot Awning (4-White Doors)

F- Washington Alcove

G- Boyce Back Doors at playground

H- Special Ed

I- Higher Grounds Books & Beans

J- Boyce Porch

K- Sanctuary Main

L- Children’s Center

M- 1420 Sumter



First Family Lunch
July 24, After The Worship Service

Menu – A Tour of Italy

35th Annual Carolina Celebration of Liberty

Thank you to everyone who came and made the 35th Carolina Celebration of Liberty special!

35th Annual Carolina Celebration of Liberty Broadcast Schedule

July 4 – 7:00 PM: SCETV Statewide

July 2
12:00 PM: WMBF News (Myrtle Beach)

July 3
12:00 PM: CW Savannah
12:00 PM: CW Augusta
5:30 PM: WTAT Fox 24 (Charleston)

July 4
5:00 PM: WLTX (Columbia)
7:00 PM: SCETV (Statewide)
8:00 PM: South Carolina Channel (Statewide)
8:00 PM: WGGS (Greenville)

July 5
12:30 AM: SCETV (Statewide)
8:00 AM: WGGS (Greenville)

July 6
2:00 PM: ETVW (National)

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Prayer at First

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Our prayer meetings take place every Wednesday at 11:30 am in Boyce Chapel. This service is streamed  LIVE at 11:30 am on our website and Facebook.

Click here to go to the LIVE stream on our website. Be sure and scroll to the bottom of the page. To view the stream on Facebook click here.