This Week @ FAC: April 30 – May 6

April 28, 2017 at 4:45 pm Categories: This Week

Speaking today is Rev. Ed Mangham, District Superintendent for the Ohio Valley District of the C&MA. Prior to his current role, Dr. Mangham has served the Alliance in several roles, including as a missionary in Amman, Jordan; as the Field Director of the Arab Lands, and as the lead pastor at Deer Creek Alliance Church in Red Deer, Alberta, Canada.

Being consecrated with the Christian & Missionary Alliance today: Fran Doty. A reception will be held today from noon to 1:30pm in the CMA Ohio Valley District office, located in the gym.

Open Word Class
Genesis: Paradise to Patriarchs

TODAY, 10:45 am, Lower Auditorium, Main
Today’s Scripture: Genesis 29-31
Today’s Leader: Susan Clark

Family Matters:
Real Talk, Real Issues, Real Families

TODAY, 10:45 am, Lower Auditorium, Room 11
Leaders: John & Ruth Doyle

Candid conversations, in a safe setting, about the Purposes, Pressures, Problems, and Promises of Modern Christian Family Life. For all ages, stages, and conditions of family life – blessed or broken. The approach is HONEST. The message is HOPE. Come join us! April 23 – May 28.

ReFrame

TODAY, 10:45 am, Lower Auditorium, Rm. 12
Leaders: Cliff Iler & Tim Brown

Today is our last class in this series about connecting faith with our day to day life.

Youth Mission Trip Fundraiser Lunch

TODAY, 12:15 pm, Family Life Center

Enjoy hamburgers and hot dogs and all the fixings for lunch and support the youth who are going to Logan, West Virginia to serve the people there in June. Suggested donations are $5 per person or $20 per family. There will also be a Silent Auction!

National Day of Prayer

Thursday, May 4

The National Day of Prayer invites our country to reflect and repent personally and intercede for our nation’s leaders and families. Check nationaldayofprayer.org for more information and for local events.

Mens Service Day

Saturday, May 6, 9:00 am – noon

Come enjoy a hearty breakfast, hang out with a bunch of great guys, then use all that energy to serve folks. If you want to serve, fill out a Connection Card or call the church office. Contact Bill Cook at wcook@lexmark.com with questions.

Getting to Know You

Sunday, May 7, after 1st & 2nd service
Conference Room

Are you new at First Alliance? We would love to get to know you better. Meet Pastor Steve and the church staff and enjoy refreshments at this special reception just for you. Even if you have been coming for awhile, but want to get to know the pastors a little better, you are welcome.

Alzheimer’s and Dementia Support Group

May, 7, 10:45 am, Lower Auditorium, Room 13

Led by Cheri Fouts, Alzheimer’s Association. Contact Cheri at cheri@reagan.com or (859)221-7719.

Middle School Small Group Preview Day

Sunday, May 7, 10:45 am

Curious about what it would be like to be a Middle School small group leader? Contact Tanner Fouts at tanner.fouts@faclex.com if you are interested.

Town Hall Meeting

Sunday, May 7, 6:00 pm, Sanctuary

Pastor Steve is hosting a Town Hall meeting to update the church family on staff transitions. He would love to have you join us!

Nominations

The Nominating Committee welcomes nominations from the congregation for certain leadership positions. Any active member of First Alliance may nominate any other active member by completing a “Nomination Form”, which can be found at Guest Services. Return the completed form to the Church Office by May 22. The annual meeting and elections will be on June 11.

Graduation

If you are graduating from college or seminary this spring, please complete a Connection Card including your name, degree, and school and drop it in the offering plate.