300 Willits Street
Birmingham, Michigan

THE COVENANT
of the
FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH
of Birmingham, Michigan


Recognizing that God first loved us and gave us the gifts of Jesus Christ, the Holy Spirit, and the Bible, we covenant with God and with one another:

As God has been faithful to us in the past, we trust God to help us become a people of vision for today and tomorrow.

Revised & adopted by the congregation in 1998.


  • to uphold our Baptist liberties
  • to engage in the dedication of children, believer's baptism, and the Lord's Supper
  • to recognize our need for each other
  • to provide a nurturing environment through mutual love, care and respect
  • to welcome all persons to our church
  • to encourage spiritual growth through family and personal devotion, Bible study and prayer
  • to participate in worship, fellowship, stewardship and service
  • to share the gifts God has given us as a church and as individuals
  • to cooperate with American Baptists and to work for Christian unity and interfaith understanding
  • to be just in our dealings, demonstrate compassion, and respect God's creation
  • to teach and learn as a community, and
  • to share the Gospel as we practice Christian discipleship in a life-long journey.


As God has been faithful to us in the past, we trust God to help us become a people of vision for today and tomorrow.
Revised & adopted by the congregation in 1998.

Church Covenant

First Baptist Church

of Birmingham, Michigan

(248) 644-0550