Welcome to Third Baptist Church
Welcome to our NEW website!
Here you will find information concerning our church and its ministries. We hope you find your time spent here a blessing. Our church is a warm and loving church, and we want you to feel comfortable and at liberty to call on us for anything you need. Feel free to browse through the various areas of our website and learn about our fellowship.
If you are considering relocating to our area, we would love to have you be our guest for Church School and Worship.
When you visit our church, you will find:
- A caring congregation that will gladly welcome you
- Preaching/teaching that is centered on the Word of God
- Ministries to meet the spiritual needs of every age
- A wonderful opportunity to enjoy truth-filled praise & worship
What To Expect
We invite you to make TBCPort your church home
You can expect a warm, loving congregation - ready to receive you with open arms.
You can expect a true learning environment - focused on helping you to improve your strong relationship with God.
You can expect wonderful opportunities to enjoy truth-filled praise and worship EVERY SUNDAY!
Frequently Asked Questions
Connecting with you is important to us
When does Third Baptist gather for worship?
Currently we gather for worship every Sunday for one (1) services at 11:00am. [usually two (2) services at 7:30am & 11am]
Does Third Baptist offer Bible Study or Church School?
We gather for Bible Study & Prayer EVERY WEDNESDAY at
12:00 noon to 1:00pm for Midday Prayer, and 6:45pm to 7:45pm for Bible Study.
Will there be something for my kids/teens?
Yes, our AWANA Youth Missionaries provide engaging & interactive Bible Study, Games and snacks for kids & teens - throughout the School Year. We also have Sunday Church School every Sunday at 9:30am for male & female teens AND Elementary kids.
OUR SANCTUARY IS BEING REPAIRED • BEGINS JANUARY 7
Members & Visitors,
Sanctuary repairs begin January 7. We will be worshiping temporarily at I. C. Norcom High School - located 1801 London Blvd Portsmouth, VA (Main Auditorium) This includes BOTH 7:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. worship and 9:30 a.m. church school.
Valet parking service is now available for our members who are Seniors and those members with physical challenges.
Pre-registration is not required.
Simply drive your car to the front of I. C. Norcom High School on Sunday mornings. One of our members will be waiting to park your car for you. They will then immediately return your keys to you. Once the worship service is over, a member will be waiting in the front of the building to retrieve your keys from you - and then bring your car to you.
Shuttle services will be provided to and from the Fellowship Hall on each First Sunday during breakfast. (9:00am)