Metropolitan Baptist Church

Reaching Australia for Jesus Christ

Why Australia is a blessed nation

On Sunday January 26 we will once again remember the day of our colonization by the British Empire.

In some 232 years of recorded history, Australia has become a first world, prosperous and favoured nation. No other nation has had the unique challenge of having convicts as its original main settlers. Yet, we are a blessed nation with people from all over the world wanting to make Australia their home. Why?

The only explanation for this is God. Many of our nation’s forefathers were bible-believing Christians. People like Reverend Richard Johnson, Governor John Hunter, Governor Lachlan Macquarie, Governor Ralph Darling, Rev. John Dunmore Lang and Merchant Robert Campbell (Campbell Cove) all did their part to spread the Christian message and principles through the influence of their lives and service.

Biblical Christianity has had a lasting impact in the founding and formation of our nation. We are Christian nation in our origins.

Join us this Australia Day for our Sunday services and hear how God has worked and blessed our nation from 1788.

God bless Australia and we look forward to seeing you,

Pastor M.R. Schiavone

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Welcome Friend

A warm welcome awaits you at Metropolitan Baptist Church. We believe that you will be built up spiritually by the music, friendliness, practical care, missionary vision, gospel emphasis and the practical preaching / teaching of the Word of God as your worship with us.

Metropolitan Baptist Church stands committed to ministering to the needs of the people within our community. Our church has available a range of ministries for children, teenagers, young adults, ladies and men. Each ministry is undergirded by the truth that a personal relationship with Jesus Christ is essential for salvation. Furthermore, we believe the Bible is the only trustworthy source of wisdom for the challenges of everyday life and will meet every need within the human heart.

Please feel free to contact us if we can be of any assistance to you and your family. It would be our honour to have you fellowship with us.

May the Lord bless you and thank you once again for visiting our church website. We look forward to further contact with you personally in the future.

Yours Faithfully,
Pastor Mario Schiavone