Tabernacle Baptist Church

“The Friendly Church with the Chimes”

State Street at Robinson

Schenectady, New York 12304


Phone 518-346-3320


Rev. Jack H. Lottey, Interim Pastor

Rev. Melvin H. Dorr, D.D., Pastor Emeritus

Mr. George Schiller, Organist


Our Services

We meet to worship Sunday mornings at 10 a.m. and celebrate the Fellowship of the Lord’s Supper on the first Sunday of each month. There is a Tuesday morning informal Bible Study group that meets in the Hanson Room (Robinson Street entrance) at the church from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m.  The Women’s Council meets on the third Tuesday at Noon for a fellowship luncheon and a mission program.


Our Relationships

Tabernacle Baptist Church is a member of the Capital Area Baptist Association, the American Baptist Churches of New York State and the American Baptist Churches USA. Tabernacle also participates in the ministries of the Central State Street Ecumenical Cluster and Schenectady Inner City Ministries. Our mission outreach emphasizes both local and global ministries using a variety of national and local agencies.




Tabernacle Baptist Church