Liberty Baptist Church

It's not just church, it's life! Hampton, VA
Liberty Baptist Church

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1021 Big Bethel Road
Hampton, VA 23666



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Who We Are

God is doing amazing things at Liberty and we'd love for you to be a part of it! Services are at 9:15 and 11:00 A.M. on Sundays, and we have activities for children and students in addition to our worship services.

Join us on Sundays or Wednesdays. There's a place for you at Liberty.

About Us

Casual, Friendly, Neighborhood-focused, Multigenerational, Lots of kids, Young families, Young, Lively, Down to Earth

Community Service, Addiction/Recovery, Children's Ministry, Young Adults, Youth Group, Choir, Missions, Nursery, Adult Education, Food Pantry

Traditional Hymns, Contemporary, Hillsong-style, Praise and Worship, Passionate Reverent

Baptist (SBC)


English, American Sign Language


Our Services

What are services like?
The services, featuring our worship choir and orchestra, are a blend of hymns combined with current worship songs. You'll enjoy messages from our Pastor in a welcoming and friendly environment.

What is the community like?
At Liberty we encourage you to come as you are. If you're new, stop by one of the Welcome Desks on the way into service to get more information and meet a friendly face. We welcome everyone to Liberty, and we hope you'll join us.

What if I'm not a Christian?
All are welcome at Liberty. We encourage you to come, bring your family, and relax in a friendly environment. We hope you can make it!


Grant Ethridge

Grant Ethridge

Dr. Grant Ethridge is the Senior Pastor of Liberty Baptist Church in Hampton, Virginia. He holds six academic degrees, including a Doctor of Ministry and a Doctor of Divinity. He served as President of the Arkansas Baptist Convention, President of the SBC Pastors’ Conference, and on many other state and national boards and agencies. Since Dr. Ethridge came to Liberty six years ago, the church has baptized over 2400 people and was recognized in the Top 100 Fastest Growing Churches in the U.S. Liberty also received The Macedonia Award for the top church in Cooperative Program giving in 2009 and The Pentecost Award for the top church in baptisms in 2010. Dr. Ethridge and his wife, Tammy, have four children and one grandson. They have one son, Christian, who went to be with the Lord June 4, 1992.

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