Mature Adults


Being a part of a LIFEgroup at First Baptist Norfolk connects you with a community of people in a similar stage of life. As a mature adult, you face unique opportunities and challenges. LIFEgroups for mature adults are a way for you to continue to grow in your faith, be surrounded by people who care for one another, and serve others. Click on the link below for the latest guide.

For more details and Frequently Asked Questions about LIFEgroups, click here.



The Young at Heart group meets each month on the first Tuesday at 10 AM in the Fellowship Hall of our Kempsville Road Location. Each month, we spend time in the Word, pray together, have interesting speakers, time for fellowship, singing, and the occasional special feature. Lunch cost is $6. To make a reservation or for more information, please contact or phone (757) 461-3226, ext. 281.

Young at Heart Meeting, April 2

Our Young at Heart Meeting takes place on April 2, 10 am, in the Fellowship Hall at our Kempsville Road Location. This month's speaker is Mary Lovell Swetnam, Special Collections Librarian for the Virginia Beach Public Library MEO Central Library. She will be speaking about the resources available to us as library card holders and answering your genealogical questions. Mary has worked at the Central Library for 31 years. She teaches genealogy, local history, and archives classes for the public library including: Genealogy Bootcamp, tips and tricks for using Ancestry and Heritage Quest, African American Genealogy, Jewish Genealogy, Hispanic Genealogy, Organizing your Genealogy Project and her personal favorite, Moonlight Madness (a genealogical lock-in). For event details or registration information, contact or 461-3226, ext. 281. 

The Young at Heart Senior Council Meeting will follow in the Parlor at 12:45 pm. 

Young at Heart Lunch Menus 2019

Lunch cost: $6
Jan 15: Ham, Cabbage, Black-eyed Peas, Cornbread and Apple Pie
Feb 5: Fried Chicken, Rice & Gravy, California Blended Veggies, Biscuits, Cherry Cobbler
Mar 5: Baked Lasagna, Broccoli Florets, Bread Sticks, Lemon Pie
April 2: Turkey with Dressing, Cranberry Sause, Mashed Potatoes & Gravy, Mixed Veggies & Rolls
May 7: Barbecue, Cole Slaw, Baked Beans, Roll or Bun, Coconut Pie
June 4: Fried Chicken, Mashed Potato & Gravy, California Blended Veggies, Biscuits & Cherry Cobbler
July 2: Hamburger with Lettuce & Tomatoes, Potato Salad, Baked Beans, Rolls & Apple Pie with Ice Cream
September 3: Chicken Fried Steak, Mashed Potato & Gravy, Green Beans, Rolls & Chocolate Pie
Oct 1: Pork Loin with Dressing, Baked Apples, Green Beans, Rolls & Chocolate Pie
Nov 5: Turkey with Dressing, Cranberry Sauce, Mashed Potatoes, & Gravy, Mixed Veggies, Rolls & Sweet Potato Pie

YOUNG AT HEART Master's Choir

Contact: Harvey Martin (757) 363-7616. Practice every Tuesday — 1:15 PM Adult Choir Room. The Master's Choir enjoys ministering in nursing homes to shut-ins, church services and wherever invited.


Contact: Ann Reed Click Here to Email or contact person listed under opportunity.


Team Member Applications for 2019 are now being accepted by Missions Office at (757) 461-3226 ext. 230. Date: 2019 TBD.

YOUNG AT HEART Linus Blanket Project

Contact: Joyce Harrington Click Here to Email Make blankets and quilts for babies and small children in the hospital.


Contact: Bill Motley Click Here to Email. Bring donations to Young at Heart meetings the first Tuesday of each month for pick-up the same day.


Contact: Sharon and Donn Havice, Trip Coordinator Click Here to Email

Please note all dates and itineraries are tentative until the contracts are finalized with our transportation company.

Date: April 6, 2019
Trip: Rocky Hock, Edenton, NC
Itinerary: “It Is Finished” Lunch & Easter Musical
Registration Deadline: March 5, 2019 (Registration closed)

Date: June 11, 2019
Trip: Richmond, VA
Itinerary: Maymont Estate, Lunch, & The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
Registration Deadline: April 2, 2019

Date: August 14, 2019
Trip: Fredericksburg,  VA
Itinerary: Lunch & "South Pacific," Riverside Dinner Theater
Registration Deadline: June 4, 2019

Date: September 19, 2019
Trip: Selma, NC
Itinerary: Classic Country Jubilee, Rudy Theater
Registration Deadline: July 15, 2019

Date: November 20-22
Trip: Asheville, NC
Itinerary: Christmas at the Biltmore & More - 2 nights and 3 days
Registration Deadline: September 3, 2019

Information is available at the Information Desk in the Lobby & Church Office.


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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