Bulletin Items for September 16 - September 22, 2018
A special invitation from the Senior Pastor
to attend a Wednesday noon Bible study and prayer called Soup for the Soul at noon in the Fellowship Hall. The study will be led by Pastor Terry. Free soup, cornbread, and dessert will be available to all who attend.
Sunday Evening Women’s Bible Study begins TONIGHT
“Answering Your Questions About Faith” study is returning. Sabrina McDonald will be leading this Bible study for women to discuss the puzzling questions you have about Christianity, theology, or Christian living. We will start each session with a question that has been submitted by the attendees. Nothing is off topic. We will discuss anything from theology to how faith and politics collide. This Bible study is intended to get Christian women thinking about why they believe what they believe and to equip them to have intelligent conversations with unbelievers in the world. We are meeting at 6:30pm in room 110. Sign-up in the Commons.
Caroline Baptist Association Celebration
163rd Annual Caroline Baptist Association Celebration will be Tuesday, October 2 at Old Austin Baptist Church. The 1st session will begin at 3pm, with a meal at 5:15. The 2nd session begins at 6:30pm. All are invited to attend.
LifeGroup Leaders - Next Sunday
Adult LifeGroup Leaders: please make plans to join Pastor Terry and Rick next Sunday, September 30th, for a luncheon in the Fellowship Hall directly after the 2nd worship hour where they’ll be discussing their mission/vision for Adult LifeGroups. Please RSVP by contacting Belinda at email@example.com or calling the church office. Your family is welcome to attend and childcare will be available for birth – kindergarten by prior reservation.
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Yes, it’s that time! We have begun rehearsing our Christmas music “What A Beautiful Name”. It’s the perfect way to join (or rejoin) us in either of our worship choirs! Please come sit in on a rehearsal either on Sundays at 5:00 (9:00 worship) or Wednesdays at 6:00 (10:30 worship) and check out this incredible worship family!
You don’t want to miss Family Camp! A weekend full of fun, food, family, and friends! October 19-21 at Petit Jean State Park. Sign up now to reserve your spot. To register contact Bro Greg or Jennifer Jones.
The Senior Adult Potluck lunch will be Tuesday, September 25 at noon in the Fellowship Hall. Bring a dish to share and come early to socialize. The speaker will be Jerry Miller.
Sr. Adults: Join us for a picnic at Petit Jean Mountain on October 20! We will have lunch with all the FBC Family Campers. We will provide box lunches and drinks. The cost is $6 per person (pay by check at sign up). You may leave the check in the church office. We will leave at 9:30 am and return around 4:00 pm. Questions? Please contact Cindy Harrison at 843-7777 or Shirley Walker at 843-5838.
WOM will meet Tuesday, October 2 at 1:30 pm in room 101. We will hear reports from the ladies who attended the WMU Engage conference celebrating what God is doing in our state, nation and world. Our mission project is to provide Wal Mart, Amazon or money toward gift cards to help support Rev Jason Tallent in the Boston church plant. For questions, call Rose Jones at 501-982-2648.
First C.A.R.E. is in need of paper grocery sacks. The sacks can be dropped off in our grocery cart located next to the steps leading up to the Common Cup or at First C.A.R.E. during our normal business hours.
Attention All 5th & 6th Graders: October 5-7 is IGNITE Weekend! IGNITE Weekend is dedicated to meeting the discipleship needs of middle school students. They will spend the weekend at the church and in Middle School Leaders’ homes with a small group of friends their own age for studies in spiritual growth. The cost is $50 which covers T-Shirts, Curriculum, Meals, Recreation, and Transportation. The registration deadline is Wednesday, September 26. You may pick up your registration form in the Children’s Ministry Office or at the Middle School Welcome Center.
WeeCare has 2 openings in our Toddler Rooms; 1 opening in our 3’s; and several openings in our 4 & 5’s. Call for registration information - 941-5437.