TIME & LOCATION

SUNDAY MORNING:

Small Gathering (Sunday Schools) at 9:00am & Large Gathering at 10:30am
1306 Manatee Ave. W.
Bradenton, FL 34205
Phone: 941.746.2149

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.

HOW DO I CONNECT?

TAKE THE FIRST BRADENTON CHALLENGE

1. Give us three weeks.
Visit us for 3 weeks. Get to know our people and worship with us.
2. Engage with a community group.
After 3 weeks, get involved in a community group and connect with other people.
3. Join in the mission.
Consider engaging with us in covenant membership toward the mission of God here in Bradenton.

OUR LEADERSHIP

Our pastors 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 pastors and how to connect with our staff members.

LEADERSHIP

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 find out more about what we believe.

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HOW DO JOIN THE MISSION?

TAKE THE NEXT STEPS TO MEMBERSHIP

1. Membership Covenant
Complete a membership covenant and enroll in the next new members class.
2. Affirmation
During the membership class you will have the opportunity to affirm our church’s mission and statements of faith.
3. Meeting with a Pastor
An informal meeting where you can ask questions and get to know us even more. 

4. Church Affirmation
Based on the previous steps, our church body will gather to accept you into membership.

5. Sunday Presentation
On a pre-determined Sunday, you will be presented as members of First Bradenton! 

DO YOU HAVE A QUESTION?