Our church has been serving our city since 1901 and by God’s grace, desire to see many more people come to a saving knowledge of Jesus Christ. We are committed to conforming our lives & ministry to God’s word, & passing on the gospel to future generations. To find out more about our history, plans for the future & how to get involved at SBC, please read on.

Our Story

The Early Years In 1901, Stanmore Baptist Church (SBC) was established by a handful of Christians who wanted to reach the growing city of Sydney with the good news of Jesus. The church called C.J. Tinsley from Spurgeon’s College, London to be it’s first pastor. SBC rapidly became a centre for evangelism and a base for building up the wider church. The…

Our Beliefs

SBC is established on the gospel of Jesus Christ, who came into the world to save sinners and to rescue a people to Himself. SBC upholds the great doctrines of the Reformation such as Scripture Alone, Grace Alone, Faith Alone, Christ Alone & God’s Glory Alone. We believe Christians should be gathered together in local churches for mutual accountability and encouragement. The SBC…

Our Leadership

The Lord Jesus Christ is the Head of the church, and has set apart biblically qualified men to lead each local congregation. In the pastoral epistles and the book of Acts, it is clear that elders/pastors are to lead through preaching and pastoral care, whilst deacons serve through faithful stewardship and leading in practical ministries of mercy. Elders: Michael Prodigalidad Mike is…