Your giving enables remarkable ministry.


Be a part of what God is doing.

God is the source of all blessings; all that we have and are, we owe to Him. Therefore, we are under obligation to serve Him with our time, talents, and material possessions; and should recognize all these as entrusted to us to use for the glory of God and for helping others.

Every time you give to the primary budget fund of First Baptist Cleveland, you enable remarkable ministry to people of every age, worship experiences in every venue, hundreds of Groups and classes, events focused on spiritual growth, and you empower streaming, broadcasts, digital resources, local non-profit partnerships and global missionary efforts.

In obedience to God, contribute to His work cheerfully, regularly, systematically, proportionately, and generously for the advancement of the Redeemer’s cause on earth.

Questions & Answers

Cash or checks can be donated during worship experiences on Sunday morning or in marked offering boxes during open hours.

Checks can be written and mailed to the church mailing address:
First Baptist Cleveland
P.O. Box 2368
Cleveland, TN, 37320-2368

Most events can be paid for during the online registration process using a credit or debit card. Begin the process by visiting the corresponding event from the Find Upcoming Events page then click Register Now.

If your event is unavailable for online registration, you may register in person at the Main Campus during open hours.

Most people who give will receive a statement in the mail each January for the previous tax year.

To obtain a copy of your year-to-date giving statement contact the financial office at the Main Campus.

Funds to Give Toward

Primary budget giving supports remarkable daily ministry, 140 dedicated staff, and numerous facilities to impact lives everywhere with the truth of Christ.
In 2016, contributions to Global Missions supported the International Mission Board’s “Lottie Moon Christmas Offering,” the North American Mission Board’s “Annie Armstrong Easter Offering,” the Tennessee Baptist Children’s Home, SENDCity efforts to plant churches in Washington D.C., Las Vegas Nevada and Calgary Alberta Canada, special evangelism and discipleship efforts in Nepal, Operation Christmas Child, and First Baptist members participating in international mission trips.
The Generations Legacy fund is directly aimed at reducing church facility debt and ultimately building future ministry facilities.
This specialized ministry of the church provides many types of assistance for people in the Bradley County area, 90% of whom may never attend a worship experience. The Manna Ministry includes a food distribution center, utilities relief, rent relief, temporary lodging, help for families during the holidays, and other assistance.

Download the Ministry Action Plan

Explore the Ministry Action Plan to discover how your support extends God’s message of grace and hope further every single year. Download the PDF →


Download the Ministry Action Plan

Explore the Ministry Action Plan to discover how your support extends God’s message of grace and hope further every single year. Download the PDF →