- I Am New
I Am New to FBCG
- Inside FBCG
Inside FBCGFirst Baptist Church of Glenarden is so much more than Sunday service. We are a Bible-believing, Bible teaching church that offers biblical instruction 7 days a week. With more than 100 ministries, there’s something for everyone at FBCG. We’re only as strong as everyone working together to advance God’s kingdom. So get connected, be connected and stay connected.
- Who We Are
Who We AreFirst Baptist Church of Glenarden has grown tremendously since its inception in 1917. This year we’re celebrating 99 years of ministry. What makes us tick is our love for Jesus and God’s people. The impact of our ministry reaches locally, nationally and internationally.
- Messages + Media
Messages + MediaOur mission is to develop dynamic disciples. You’ll find a number of resources to help you along your journey to becoming a follower of Jesus, from messages on CD and DVD and so much more! If you have questions to particular challenges in life, more than likely you’ll find the answer here.
- Our Campuses
Our Campuses »Visit PageOne church ministering at three campuses describes FBCG! While ministry takes place at each campus, the buildings are as distinct as their architecture. The Worship Center, Ministry Center and Empowerment Center are located just 7 miles apart in Upper Marlboro and Landover, Md.
- Contact Us
Spiritual EncouragementThe Bible is filled with truths on dealing with anger, unforgiveness, grief, addictions, relational, spiritual and mental health issues. If you find yourself challenged in one of these areas, First Baptist Church of Glenarden offers a number of ministries to help make you complete and whole as the Lord intended.
DISCLAIMER: The information included on this site is for spiritual edification only. It is not intended nor implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice. Should you seek the spiritual counsel and/or encouragement from the following ministries, please note that the advice of lay leaders is NOT intended to be used for medical diagnosis or treatment. The counselor is not a psychotherapist or a physician, nor is s/he trained in diagnosing psychological or medical conditions. We strongly encourage you to talk with your healthcare provider about any questions you may have regarding a medical condition.
HEALING TRANSITIONS AND BEREAVEMENT MINISTRYThis ministry gives hope to those suffering from serious or terminal illness, or grieving the loss of a loved one. Members are trained in the areas of prayer, healing and grief support.
MEETING DATE/TIME: 3rd Saturday at 9 a.m.
LIFE BUILDERS MINISTRYThe Life Builders Ministry offers spiritual, emotional and personal encouragement to individuals by helping them apply biblical principles to their everyday life situations. This occurs during one-on-one sessions with trained encouragement coaches. In addition, "Saturday Night Live" (SNL), a proactive event held several times throughout the year, allows a person to process God's Word in their life in a group setting.
MEETING DATE/TIME: 3rd Saturday at 7:30 p.m.
MarriageFor marital counseling, please call the church at 301-773-3600 to schedule an appointment with our Couples Ministry director and assistant director, Ministers Skip & Beverly Little. Please note that due to the church size, this service is only available to First Baptist Church of Glenarden members.
Sexual Addiction – SAMSON’S DILEMMA
Men learn how to put proper boundaries in place in order to free them from sexual temptation. Through this small-group study, Samson’s Dilemma teaches men how to be victorious against Satan.
MEETING DATE/TIME: Every Wednesday at 7 p.m.
TURNING POINTThis ministry offers a safe, healthy environment to help individuals overcome life-controlling problems, such as substance abuse, anger, addictions, etc., in a small group setting. Turning Point also has separate classes for adults and youths ages 13-17.
MEETING DATE/TIME: Thursdays at 7 p.m.
TAMAR MINISTRYIf you’ve been sexually abused, Tamar provides spiritual healing through a peaceful environment. Women learn to trust one another and to be open about their past experiences.
MEETING DATE/TIME: 1st Saturday at 10 a.m. & 3rd Friday at 7 p.m.
SPIRITUAL CARESThroughout our lifetimes, we all go through highs and lows in the cycle of life. Our Spiritual Cares team is trained to provide biblical counseling in the areas of marital and family relations, parenting, grief, anger and unforgiveness, as well as spiritual discouragement.
If you are experiencing challenges and need to speak with someone, please call the church at 301-773-3600 to schedule an appointment with a member of our Spiritual Cares team. Please note that due to the church size, this service is only available to First Baptist Church of Glenarden members in good standing who are active in a ministry, regularly attend Bible study, participate in The Institutes and tithe.