Fairhaven Baptist Church - Fairhaven Baptist Church
As a traditional Bible-believing establishment, Fairhaven Baptist Church serves its parishioners by concentrating on the teachings of Jesus Christ and the truths of the Old and New Testaments. In 1970, Pastor Roger Voegtlin founded Fairhaven Baptist Church in Chesterton, Indiana. With humble beginnings that saw only 14 members at the first service, the Fairhaven Baptist Church congregation has expand to include over 5,600 members and averages between 1,500 and 2,000 Sunday school students each week.
With a mission to promote a spiritual well-being, Fairhaven Baptist Church provides several weekly worship services, family activities, and spiritual programs. Pastor Roger Voegtlin offers weekly Sunday morning and evening church sermons and an additional midweek sermon on Thursdays. Fairhaven Baptist Church also hosts Christian singles events, children and teen ministry workshops, and worker's meetings. Furthermore, every Wednesday morning, senior citizens are invited to attend the Jolly 60s, a fellowship that includes singing, prayer requests, and preaching as well as Christian games, films, and musical performances. Fairhaven Baptist Church also offers numerous outdoor and recreational activities throughout the summer with Camp Fairhaven.
In addition to religious sermons and worship services, Fairhaven Baptist Church also supports a range of Christian-orientated educational programs. With a focus on quality teaching, academic excellence, and a character building curriculum, students in kindergarten through 12th grade attend Fairhaven Baptist Academy while those desiring a higher education are invited to enroll in Fairhaven Baptist College. Set upon the church's Chesterton, Indiana, campus, the college typically trains students seeking a career in Christian ministry. More information on the full range of services, activities, and upcoming events can be found online at www.fairhavenbaptist.org. The website also contains a comprehensive list of sermons accessible for download or playback.