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We're glad you are planning on gathering with us. As you read through this page, we hope your questions are answered and you'll get excited to join us in person Our world is still dealing with COVID, but thankfully, conditions are improving and therefore guidelines are changing. We encourage everyone to follow Jesus and consider the CDC guidelines.

Address: 312 Kempsville Road, Norfolk, VA 23502


SUNDAY MORNING worship gatherings meet at 9 AM and 10:30 AM each week in the Worship Center.

YOUNG ADULT worship gathering meets at 5 PM in room 300.

SPANISH LANGUAGE worship takes place at 11 AM in the Chapel.      


Preschool, Children, Student, and many adult LIFEgroups meet in person. We continue supporting those who meet with us virtually both for worship and groups. We are working to ensure Students and Adults have the ability to participate online or in-person, even if your group is meeting in-person.

Preschool, Children, and Student groups meet at 9AM only. Adult groups that meet in-person are meeting either at 9AM or 11AM. Your group leader will let you know if an on-campus option is available to your group and where the new meeting takes place.

Preschool LIFEgroup


  • Birth through Kindergarten
  • Parents enter the east entrance or the north side courtyard
  • Teal banners indicate preschool entrances

Preschool LIFEgroup


  • All children grades 1-5 now meet together in the First Norfolk Kids Environment located at the North side of the facility (former Fellowship Hall)
  • Parents drop off children at the glass exterior door
  • After dropping off children, adults exit to the lobby

Student LIFEgroup


  • Grades 6-12
  • After students check in, they will then be directed toward their classrooms.
  • Groups are Zoom/In-Person hybrids.
  • Please enter the building at the East entrance or from the lobby.
  • A Red banner will indicate the student entrance.

Adult LIFEgroup

ADULTS 9AM and 10:30AM

  • Not all LIFEgroups have returned to meeting in-person at this time
  • Most groups that are returing to campus are Zoom/In-Person hybrids
  • Continue meeting virtually with your group if that is your preference
  • Your group may be in a different room than you were prior to March 2020
  • List of groups returning to in-person meeting


Reserved Senior Adult spaces and 5 handicapped spaces are located on the North side. A few dozen handicapped spaces are available on the South side along Kempsville Road. There is ample parking available. If you have preschoolers (birth-Kindergarten), park near the East entrance or North Courtyard. The Children's Area is the former Fellowship Hall, so park in the North parking area.

ENTERING THE BUILDING We have 4 main entrances: East, North and South Lobby, Prayer Garden, and North Breezeway.
PRESCHOOL - East - Teal banner
CHILDREN - North Fellowship Hall - Orange banner
STUDENTS - East - Red banner

We are taking steps inside the building to help keep people safe. Ample hand-sanitizing stations are available. Please wear a face covering if you are not fully vaccinated, if you don't have one, we can provide one for you. Our team sanitizes and cleans between gatherings.


On Sundays, join us for live-streamed worship at 9 AM and 11 AM at the links below.


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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