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.
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.
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.
OUR MISSION & VISION
Our mission is to make disciples 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.
CURRENT SERMON SERIES
Continuing focus in the book of John, we take a look at both the physical and spiritual healing that Christ provides to all who believe on Him. You do not want to miss a single message!
VBS 2018 is almost here! We invite your kids to grab their megaphones, lace up their cleats, and tune up their instruments. As they fill up the offensive line, sideline, and drumline, your players, cheerleaders, and band members will realize God has given them His ultimate playbook. He wants them to join His team, train hard, celebrate salvation, and encourage one another. Get in the spirit today with Game On! Cost is FREE
We are AMPED!! Kidz Kamp 2018 is going to be ELECTRIFYINGLY fun! We don’t know if that’s a real word, but we DO know that you’re going to have an EXTREMELY awesome time learning about why God wants each of us to be OVERLOADED with CONFIDENCE. He wants us to live our lives FULLY ALIVE because we can believe that what He says is TRUE! Kids Kamp cost is $125 and space is limited (40 spots) so register today! June 25-29 ~ 9AM-5PM ~ rising 3rd through – 5th grade
REVOLUTION WET N’ WILD
The Student ministries of First Baptist Bradenton and First Baptist Palmetto are sponsoring a Wet N’ Wild event on May 23rd. It will be held at First Baptist Bradenton. Come and enjoy tons of games, food, and fun……and don’t forget LOTS of WATER!! The event will be from 6:30pm-9pm. Students please wear dark shirt and shorts for water events. See you there!
THE GALLERY AT FIRST BRADENTON
This exhibit scheduled for June 10th – July 29th is an open call to church artists to tell their story through their art. Exhibit guidelines are available at Guest Services
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.