Palm Sunday March 29 

9:00 a.m. Contemporary Worship
10:30 a.m. Traditional Worship with Children’s Choir
Message at both: The Provocation of Jesus
(John 18:12-14,19-24) 

Maundy Thursday April 2 in Spahr Center 

7:00 p.m. Foot Washing service and Communion
Meditation: The Servanthood of Jesus
( John 13:1-5)

Prayer Vigil ~ Starts April 2 in the Fireside Room

8:00 p.m. Thursday through 8:00 p.m. Friday, April  3
(sign up for one hour segments)

Good Friday April 3  St. Paul’s Lutheran Church,

Fairmount at Coventry
12-3:00 p.m. Community Ecumenical Service

Easter Sunday April 5 

9:00 a.m. Contemporary Resurrection Celebration
10:30 a.m.  Traditional Resurrection Celebration
Message at both: The Resurrection of Peter

Back To Broadway Gala – April 17, 8 PM

We invite you to join us on Friday, April 17 at 8 PM in our Spahr Center for a night of entertainment and inspiration. A classy tradition started by none other than the notorious G. Michael Skerritt, this event brings together the best of talent and heart to entertain you and support the Music and Arts Programs here at First Baptist. You’ll get a chance to hear famous musical tunes, numbers from popular movie soundtracks, and you might even recognize some of the singers! Reserve your tickets in advance and we hope to see you as the red curtain rises!

Click here to purchase tickets.

About Us

The First Baptist Church of Greater Cleveland is a fellowship, seeking to live in the way of Jesus amid the challenges of a changing world.

In living out this mission, FBC seeks to be:

OUR CALL – The First Baptist Church of Greater Cleveland transforms lives by deepening personal relationships with Jesus Christ.

OUR RESPONSE – We carry out this purpose by answering Jesus’ call to love God, love each other, love all people, and make disciples.

OUR IDENTITY – First Baptist Church is a scripturally-driven body that is an accepting, multi-cultural, inclusive, and creative community of faith.

First Baptist Church of Greater Cleveland
3630 Fairmount Blvd. in Shaker Heights, OH  44118
phone: (216) 932-7480
fax: (216) 932-8554

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