LOCATION & TIMES

1306 Manatee Ave. W.
Bradenton, FL 34205
Phone: 941.746.2149

Sundays at 10:30 & Wednesdays at 6:00pm

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WHAT TO EXPECT

When you come to First Bradenton, you can expect to be welcomed into a friendly, loving environment by people who are genuinely excited to see you. Our worship service lasts about an hour, is filled with great music, and includes an inspiring message from the Bible by our pastor.

WHAT DO I WEAR?

When you come for a visit to First Bradenton we want you to dress comfortably. We want you to be at ease and feel at home here. Most of our attendees wear smart casual, but we cover the spectrum. Our pastoral staff often wear a dress shirt and jeans so no matter what you wear, you won’t be alone.

ABOUT US

OUR LEADERSHIP

Our pastor, ministerial staff, and support staff love serving Christ and His mission in our community. We are excited to have a church staff that is committed to the spiritual growth and compassionate care of our church and community. Find out more about our pastor and how to connect with our staff members.

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WHAT WE BELIEVE

Truth matters. It guides us to know God and understand His gospel message. Our common confession of belief unifies us as a church family under God’s revelation. It brings us together in maturing in our faith and participating in God’s work in the world. Check out our doctrinal statement and how to find out more about what we believe.

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OUR MISSION & VISION

Our mission is to make followers of Jesus Christ. We want to invite believers to join us in the exciting work of multiplying, maturing, and mobilizing Christians in declaring the gospel and caring for the hurting. Check out the ways that we are working to help people find wholeness through faith in Jesus Christ.

HAPPENING NOW

CURRENT SERIES

Are you in a season that feels fatherless? Maybe you literally are physically fatherless. What could be the impact to your heart if you began including acknowledgments to God in your prayers that he is your father and you are his son or daughter? Join us as we focus the next 28 days in prayer.

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WOMEN”S MINISTRY

The Women’s Ministry invites all ladies to take part in “Painting with a Purpose” on April 12th at 6:30pm.. This painting party will have lots of fun things to do including a spring painting piece to complete. Registration is only $10 and includes everything you need for the evening. Register at the back of the sanctuary after service.

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GRIEFSHARE

GriefShare is a friendly, caring group of people who will walk alongside you through one of life’s most difficult experiences. You don’t have to go through the grieving process alone. Register for an upcoming session.

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WOMEN’S GROWTH GROUPS

Ladies are welcome to join any of our Women’s Growth Groups as they dive deep into God’s Word to discover His promises. Study focus changes throughout the year so register and be involved today!

MEN”S BIBLE STUDY

All men are invited to join our weekly Wednesday Night Bible study at 6:30pm. We will meet in room 100 of the main office building.

THE GALLERY AT FIRST BRADENTON

The purpose of PASSAGE is to provide a way through (a passage) for celebrating artists’ contributions to the community through creating images that are a response to God, a reflection of his beauty, or meditations that are a blessing to the community.

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LIFE GROUPS

Our Life Groups are the ongoing small group Bible study system for our church. There are groups available for people in all seasons of life. Some groups meet on Sunday morning and others meet during various times of the week. Check out the listing of Life Groups to find the one that is right for you.

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