We serve our community in tangible ways by conducting food distributions, collecting items for those in need, coordinating service projects, rolling up our sleeves in area schools, and more to show the love of Jesus to our community.


Serve at the Sacred Heart Soup Kitchen

November 26th, 1:00 PM
520 Graydon Avenue, Norfolk, VA

Sacred Heart Catholic Church serves the food challenged on Sundays at the Sacred Heart Church. We help them the 4th Sunday of each month at 1:00PM. Please plan to participate with us! Contact for details.



We are collecting and distributing food alongside our ministry partners. We also hold food distribution events on the 3rd Saturday of each month at the Kempsville Road parking lot across from our facility.

We need your help to fill the bags for our neighbors living close to our church building! Bring donations to the church office during the week or the Live the Mission Center on Sundays.

  • 10-16 oz. box of breakfast cereal
  • 14-18 oz. jar of peanut butter
  • 28-32 oz. jar jelly
  • 1 pound container of pasta
  • 6-8 oz. box of macaroni and cheese
  • 24 oz. can or jar of spaghetti sauce
  • 14-16 oz. can green beans
  • 14-16 oz. can corn
  • 14-20 oz. can or jar of fruit
  • 4 roll pack of toilet paper
  • 3 roll pack of paper towels
  • 64 oz. container of juice


Big Serve: Preschool First Sunday of Each Month | Preschool lobby

Looking for a meaningful way to teach your children how to love and serve others? Join us as we collect food items for local families who are currently experiencing food insecurity. The first Sunday of each month we will collect food items in the designated container in the preschool lobby. Kids are welcome to make cards to include with the food items.



Hometown Christmas

Hometown Christmas

December 16th & 17th | 3:00 - 7:00 PM

First Norfolk Field

Hometown Christmas is back! December 16th & 17th, 3-7 PM Hometown Christmas is back! Come out and join the fun with our friends and neighbors. There will be family activities, a live nativity, giant Christmas tree, craft vendors, food trucks, sock skating rink, and more!



why am I here? why do I need God?


First Baptist Norfolk

312 Kempsville Road
Norfolk, VA 23502

(757) 461-3226

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