First Baptist Church of Monterey
Welcome to First Baptist Church of Monterey, where you will find a real mix of love for God and love for each other! Our goal is to bring glory to God who has revealed Himself to us in the truthful and trustworthy Bible. We do this in joy and gladness through authentic worship, vibrant Bible teaching and effective service here in Monterey, and to the farthest ends of our world! First Baptist Church of Monterey has been around for over one hundred years, and we continue to hold fast to the truth that brought us together back in 1910: That God loves us and has saved us by his wonderful grace! We are totally conservative in our beliefs, yet authentic and fresh in our outlook. Come check us out and see for yourself!
We meet every Sunday at 9:15 for Sunday School and 10:30 for Worship at 600 Hawthorne St. Monterey, CA 93940
- God is the Creator
- The Bible is fully true.
- Jesus is fully God and fully man.
- Jesus is the means of our salvation.
- God exists in three persons: Father, Son, and Holy Spirit
- God saves anyone who comes to Him in faith
- Our greatest joy is when we are fully in love with God.
- God is most glorified in us when we are most satisfied in Him.
Our purpose for existing:
The purpose of First Baptist Church of Monterey is to glorify God by knowing Him and leading everyone to salvation and maturity in His son, Jesus Christ, through the truth of the Word of God by the gracious work of the Holy Spirit.
"Let us know; let us press on to know the Lord;
his going out is sure as the dawn;
he will come to us as the showers,
as the spring rains that water the earth.”
For a more complete list of what we believe, a statement of our vision, and our church covenant, please click the following link