• Welcome

    Glad you are here

    First Baptist Melbourne is a caring congregation that welcomes everyone. We want you to discover the joy that we share when we come together to worship God in spirit and in truth. If you are planning to visit on a Sunday morning, here are some hints to help you find your way around and know what to expect.

     

    Please click the little boxes below or scroll to the left or to the right for more information on visiting First Baptist!

  • Visiting?

    Making Disciples Here & Everywhere for the Glory of God.

    On your first visit, look for our “Visitor Parking” spaces at the west and north sides of the building. If you have small children you may want to park on the east side of the building by our preschool entrance for your convenience. Friendly folks will be ready to greet you at all of our major entrances and escort you to the sanctuary for worship. They can also help you identify a small group Bible study class where you can connect with others, and escort you to that class’ meeting location.  

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  • Worship

    Making Disciples Here & Everywhere for the Glory of God.

    Worshiping our Savior together is a core value for us and is a highlight of our week! Our two morning services are identical in style and are led by our Praise Team, Worship Choir and Orchestra. Because we believe God has spoken to us through His Word, we also place great emphasis in our services on faithful Bible preaching.

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    9:00 am

    Worship Center

    10:40 am

    Worship Center

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  • Children

    Making Disciples Here & Everywhere for the Glory of God.

    First Baptist is a family church and we want to do everything we can to help your children and students connect with God and grow in their faith. We think that happens best when families worship together with their children 1st grade and up. (Don’t worry, we know kids make noise!) While parents attend adult Bible study, we have exciting classes available for children of all ages. Students in 7th-12th grade typically attend the first worship service with their families (9 AM) and meet together in our student center for Bible study during the latter worship hour (10:40 AM). Hosts are available at all the entrances to help you navigate the halls and find these various locations.  

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  • Location

    Making Disciples Here & Everywhere for the Glory of God.

    We are a body of believers that meets in two locations in Melbourne and Palm Bay. You’ve been reading about our Melbourne campus located at 3301 Dairy Road in Melbourne. Click on the map to the right for driving directions to our Melbourne Campus.

     

    To learn more about our Bay West Church campus meeting in Palm Bay, click on the Bay West Campus link on the top right of this page or visit baywestchurch.org . If you need further help in locating either campus, please feel free to call us at 321.723.0561 or email us at reception@fbcmel.org . We look forward to your visit and hope you find First Baptist a place you can call home!


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Current Sermon Series

Join us April 12 for the beginning of our upcoming sermon series:

 

 

"Life Over the Sun: A Teaching Series through the book of Ecclesiastes"

What if you could have everything and anything in the world you could want?  What if you also were the wisest person on the planet?  What if you ruled the most dominant country of your time period as well?  What would the combination of that type of power, riches and wisdom yield...would you finally think that you had it all?

The book of Ecclesiastes was written by King Solomon, the wisest, richest, and most powerful man on the planet.  If it could be bought, he could buy it...if it could be known, he knew it...if it needed power to get it done, he had the juice to push it through.  Nothing hidden, nothing too high priced, nothing beyond his reach...and what did he learn?

 

We'll be looking at that in our series "Life OVER the Sun"...don't miss it!  Starts the Sunday after Easter!

 

April 12  "Searching for the Meaning of Life"

April 19  "The Emptiness of Pleasure"

April 26  "The Emptiness of Knowledge”


May 17   "The Emptiness of Popularity" 

May 24   "The Emptiness of Wealth"

May 31   "The Emptiness of Religion"


June 7     "Turn, Turn, Turn: Wisdom about Time"

June 21   "Gold Wisdom Nuggets from the Wisest Man Ever"

June 28   "Life Isn't Fair"

 

July 5     “The Emptiness of Power and Politics”

July 12    "The Steady Advance of the Grim Reaper: Wisdom about Death"

July 19   "Solomon in the Cubicle: Wisdom about Work"

July 26   "Growing Old Well: Wisdom about Aging"

 

August 2   "How to Get Over the Sun: The Conclusion of the Whole Matter"

 

 

Making disciples here & everywhere for the glory of God

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