• Accept, love and challenge people with God's truth.
    We help any willing person reach his or her fullest potential to become radically Christ-like.
  • Worship With Us Live and Online
    Sunday's in person at the Worship Center or Online During Assigned Services
  • Love God, Love People
    The Purpose of First Baptist Tempe is to Love people, Love God and accept, love and challenge people with God's truth.

The Purpose of First Baptist Tempe is to Love people, Love God and accept, love and challenge people with God's truth. We help any willing person reach his or her fullest potential to become radically Christ-like.

Upcoming Events

For a complete listing of all upcoming events, visit our Events Calendar.

Women's Spring Tuesday Morning Bible Studies

Tuesdays, 9:30 AM

Spring Tuesday Morning Women's Bible Study

Young Adult Home Group

Tuesdays, 7:00 PM

Singles or couples age 18-30.

Young Family Group

Wednesdays, 5:30 PM

For Young Families. Every other Wednesday. 5:30 - family dinner. 6:30 Bible Study. Join us!

Women's Spring Thursday Evening Bible Study

Thursdays, 6:30 PM

Women's Thursday Evening Bible Studies

Tot Town

Thursdays, 9:00 AM

Indoor Playground in our Kid City!!! FREE indoor play space for tots (birth to 5) & their parents.

Indoor Pick-Up Soccer

02/04/2023, 8:00 AM

Join us for a fun morning of Pick-Up Soccer

All Church Hike

02/04/2023, 5:00 AM

All welcome on the next Church Hike!

Christlike Marriage Class

Want to invest in your marriage! Join us on Sunday Mornings!

All Church Hike

03/04/2023, 4:00 PM

All welcome on the next Church Hike!

Men's Breakfast

03/11/2023, 7:45 AM

Join us for Men's Breakfast

2023 Student Auction

Join us for the 2023 FBC Student Auction! Online or in person, your involvement helps students in our church to raise money for christian camps, short-term mission trips, and other spiritual -growth activities.

Date/Time: Friday, March 24, 2023 (6pm - 9pm)

Dinner: Italian dinner included for in-person guests

Attire: Cocktail formal (suits and dresses)

How to attend:

  1.  Find an FBC student selling tickets (either one you already know or one you meet at FBC)
  2. Go to this site and purchase tickets

  3. List the student's name who "sold" you the ticket (if you don't have a student to list, please contact Pastor Scott at fbctempestudents@gmail.com, or type, "n/a" during the checkout process.

NEW THIS YEAR:

If you are a small business owner/representative who would like to showcase your business as an Auction Sponsor, here are 2 options for you to consider:

  1.  Donate goods/services from your business
  2.  Sponsor an auction item with a cash donation

Each sponsor will receive:

  •  Ad space on the auction website and on each dining table at the auction
  •  A thank you gift from the FBC students

If interested, please contact Pastor Scott at FBCTempestudents@gmail.com

Purchase Tickets Here

Walk & Talk Sermons

Join Pastor Roger every Thursday morning as he takes us on a Walk and Talk sermon. Each week, Pastor Roger goes verse by verse through books of the Bible relating God's Word to everyday issues in a practical way.

Pastor Roger's Walk and Talk sermons can be viewed anytime, any day of the week at facebook.com/FBCtempe.

The Walk and Talk sermons generally average 25-35 minutes.

Pastor Roger's Walk and Talk sermons can be viewed live at facebook.com/FBCtempe.

If you are unable to view the live account on Thursday mornings, you can listen and view at any time on any day as they are preserved indefinitely through our church website, church Facebook page and on YouTube.

Recent Walk and Talk sermons can be found at the bottom of the FBC-Tempe home page and all past and present sermons can be viewed on Youtube.

Recent Sermons

Visit our Sermon playlist on YouTube for all sermon videos.

Sun
Jan 29
The Restoration of the Dead – In Jesus
Pastor Anthony Whitlatch
Sun
Jan 15
Restoration of the Land – In Jesus
Pastor Anthony Whitlatch
Sun
Jan 15
Faithful – The Ends Justify the Means
Pastor Matthew Downs
Sun
Jan 8
Wisdom and Knowledge Cannot Save
Pastor Matthew Downs
Sun
Jan 8
Faithful – Always Faithful
Pastor Matthew Downs

Recent Bulletins

Visit the Sermon page to view the most recent bulletins online.

Sun
Jan 29
Bulletin - January 29, 2023
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Sun
Jan 22
Bulletin - January 22, 2023
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Recent Sermon Guides

Sun
Jan 29
Sermon Guide - January 29, 2023
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Sun
Jan 22
Sermon Guide - January 22, 2023
182 KB

Get Into the WORD on a Daily Basis

Don’t know where to start? Check out FBC’s suggested schedule for reading thru the Bible this year.

Download the Schedule

Service Times

Sunday Morning

  • Traditional Service - 8:00AM
  • Contemporary Service - 9:30AM
  • Alternative Contemporary - 11:00AM
  • Upper Room Service - 11:00AM
  • Evening Worship Service - 6:00PM

In Person, Online. Online services can be found on our facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/fbctempe.

Roger's Walk and Talk Sermons

Positive, practical and understandable messages from the Bible on every day needs, situations and topics by Dr. Roger Ball. Watch all of Pastor Roger's Walk and Talks on the First Baptist Church YouTube page.

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