First Connections February 5, 2016

First Connections – February 5, 2016

For thou didst form my inward parts, thou didst knit me together in my mother’s womb. I praise thee, for thou art fearful and wonderful. Wonderful are thy works! Thou knowest me right well. Psalm 139:13-14


Nursery Workers Needed!

4 positions are available in extended session and people are needed to help during Sunday School in the baby room. For details, please see the attachment from Elaine.



Wednesday Night Dinner

February 10, 2016

Special Request Meal

Chef – David Stevens

Chef Sampley’s Famous Hot Garlic Bread

Spaghetti de Roma
Chef Prescott’s Deluxe Tossed Green Salad

Pizza for the Kids

Banana Pudding


Invite a Single Parent
Single and Parenting is back in session on Wednesdays at 6:45 pm in the Kid's Chapel room.  
Childcare available for all ages “0 - 18.”Brochures available at the welcome center.


Also Coming Soon

GriefShare, starting a new rotation on Wed, March 2 at 6:45 pm in the Church Parlor.

Financial Peace Seminar - stay tuned for details.



Upcoming Meetings:

No Evening Service or Evening Activities at the Church       Sunday, Feb. 7

Church Council Meeting in Room A-100                      Monday, Feb. 8, 11:30 am

Finance Meeting                                                             Wednesday, Feb. 10, 5:15 pm



Annual Church-Wide Chili Cook-Off


Sunday, Feb. 21 at noon in the Fellowship Hall

Chili Cook-Off will provide Scholarships for youth to attend summer MFuge mission camp in Glorieta New Mexico. Donations are accepted and appreciated! Cost of camp is $332. Funds raised will provide full and partial scholarships based on individual student’s needs.



Please pray for our Youth Minister Search Committee, elected by the church on July 12, 2015:

Katie Ford

Jon Greenwood

Amy Jennings

Jan Tipton

Phil Todd

Mike Wester


The Youth and Family Minister Search Committee would greatly appreciate your prayers as they begin interviewing possible candidates in the next two weeks.  They have added two youth elected by the youth group (Harper Morris and Caleb Jennings) to serve on the committee and be involved in the interview process.



Give Online. It’s Easy!

FBC is excited to announce that you can now manage your giving On-Line! Giving On-Line is easy and allows you to set up automatic recurring contributions and view your complete giving history from anywhere you have internet access. Go to our website for more details.       




If you move or change your phone number or email address, please contact us at the church office so we can make the changes to the church directory and database. (Call 275-6111 or email Thank you!  Mary