Everyone is known for something...

so what is it that makes IRBC different?

Our Team


Lead Pastor

Bert Kirk

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Worship Leader

Karen Daniels

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Maintenance Custodian

Derrick Hill


    Brazilian Mission Pastor

    Marcelo Brooks

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    Administrative Assistant

    Dawn Martin

      Our Mission

      The mission of Indian River Baptist Church is to proclaim the glory of Jesus Christ among the Nations!  For us, that mission begins right here at home as we equip the saints for the work of ministry in their homes, on the job, in the community, and around the world. 


      Our Beliefs

      We believe the Bible is the inspired, inerrant, and infallible Word of God.

      We believe in the One True God who is Father, Son, and Holy Spirit.


      We believe mankind is made in the image of God, but through sin has fallen from God’s original design of holiness, and is now separated from God.

      We believe Jesus Christ is the incarnate Son of God who died on a cross for the sins of the world, was buried, and then rose again on the third day to defeat death.


      We believe salvation from sin is received by grace alone, through faith alone, in Christ alone.

      We believe a New Testament church is an autonomous, local congregation of baptized believers who are tasked with fulfilling the Great Commission.  


      We believe in the visible and physical return of Jesus Christ.


      For a more comprehensive articulation of our beliefs please see the Baptist Faith and Message of 2000 of the Southern Baptist Convention.   

      Contact Us

      Still have questions?  Contact us through your preferred method listed below and we'll provide information as quickly as we can.

      Email: info@indianriverbaptist.com

      Phone: (757) 424-5700

      Address: 1600 Laurel Avenue

                       Chesapeake, VA 23325                

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