Our church strategy is built around three objectives. Gathering our hearts (worship); Growing our souls (growth); and Giving our lives (service). Giving our lives is the missional dimension of our church which includes prayer, volunteering, giving, service, and missions.
We desire to see the gospel advanced throughout the city, our nation and the world.
We are committed to doing three things through our mission endeavors:
The Faith Centers are extensions of the ministry of Houston's First Baptist Church. There are three primary locations: Spring Branch, The Grove, and Harwin. Through many diverse programs, the Faith Centers serves thousands of people every month to meet their needs physically and spiritually.
Each year, for a few evenings in July, the Houston's First family focuses their hearts and efforts on sharing the love and truth of Jesus with people at locations throughout the greater Houston area. We call it Houston 1:8 and each of our campuses reaches out in different ways.
Houston's First Baptist Church partners with various ministries around the Houston area. Click here to browse other Partnership Opportunities.
Did you know that HFBC supports 130 missionaries across 30 different countries all over the world? We all have a crucial role to play in their efforts. Missionary families struggle the same way we do in many areas of life; only their struggles are often magnified by health and security risks, exposure to different culture and language, and isolation from their loved ones and support groups. Come find out how you can best serve and support our Houston's First missionaries. …
XEE from Evangelism Explosion equips Jesus-followers to share the Gospel effectively in everyday encounters. In this four-week course, you will learn and put into practice relevant, biblical, and relational evangelism skills for our postmodern times. …
This four-week course will help you discover how God has uniquely designed you to be a difference maker among your family, friends, colleagues, and community. We will cover topics such as personality, spiritual gifts, abilities, passions, and life experiences. Following the course, you will be given an opportunity to meet with a PLACE Coach to help you implement what you learn. …
If you are unaware of your spiritual gifts, heart passions or personality traits, we offer a confidential spiritual gifts assessment free of charge courtesy of Houston's First! While completion of this assessment is not required to volunteer, it can better assist you in determining where to serve with your spiritual gifts.