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Bible Baptist Church is located at 280 Riviere Road in Palm Harbor, FL. Our church is located just off of US 19 and Tampa Road. While traveling on Riviere Road, be on the lookout for our sign that sits directly in front of our church.

Sunday School: 9:30 a.m.
Sunday Morning Worship: 10:30 a.m.
Sunday Evening Worship: 5:00 p.m.

Mid-week Prayer Meeting and Bible Study: 7:00 p.m.

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Wondering who we are, what we believe, and what we stand for? You’ll find the answers to these questions and more on the “Learn More About Us” page.

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We exist to impact our community with the gospel of Jesus Christ. We desire to instruct believers as they grow deeper in their relationship with Him. Our goal is to include them in the fellowship of our church, to involve them in opportunities to serve using their unique gifts and abilities, and to inspire them to be all they can for the Lord.

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Grow With Us!

Looking for a place to grow and to take your next step spiritually? Bible Baptist Church offers many wonderful opportunities for spiritual growth for the whole family! Come join us for our Abundant Life Adult classes where you will be instructed in a small group setting while your children learn amazing Bible stories from our enthusiastic teachers in Children’s Sunday School. Enjoy our vibrant service with exciting conservative music and relevant expository preaching of the Word of God.

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Ministry Staff

Matthew Rivera - Pastor Matthew Rivera and his wife Jacquie have recently joined the staff at Bible Baptist. Matthew is a graduate of West Coast Baptist College. Pastor Matt serves as our Assistant & Youth Pastor. He has a heart for people and a burden to see teens follow the Lord and serve Him with their lives. 

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Evan Barlow - Raised in a Christian home, Evan has called Bible Baptist Church home for a number of years. Having graduated from The Crown College of the Bible in Powell, TN, Evan has returned home and joined the staff at Bible Baptist Church. His wife Tiffany also graduated from Crown, and they are both now faithfully serving the Lord together. God has placed a great burden on Evan and Tiffany’s hearts for churches in America and for people to be saved, discipled, and used in the Lord’s work, specifically here in the Palm Harbor area. Evan is serving as the Young Adult Pastor. 

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Stu Duerstock – Stu and his wife Carol are active members of Bible Baptist who love to serve the Lord behind the scenes in the various ministries here. Stu was saved during a city-wide revival meeting in his hometown and surrendered for full-time Christian service shortly thereafter. He has been in full-time Christian service for over thirty years, involved in Christian education, and served on staff in churches in Indiana and Florida. He currently serves as the Pastoral Assistant here at Bible Baptist. 

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