This Week @ FAC: December 24-30

December 22, 2017 at 1:51 pm Categories: This Week

This Morning

Speaking today is David Thomas. David is an ordained elder in the United Methodist Church, serving churches of varied sizes in Kentucky. He enjoys turkey hunting, Celtic Christian traditions, and anything with his wife, Karen, and their kids, Luke, John Paul, and Mary Esther.

Christmas Schedule

TODAY, December 24
9:00 and 10:45 am, regular services
5:00 pm, Christmas Eve Candlelight Service, (Self-served childcare)

Christmas Schedule

December 25 – January 1
Church office closed
December 31
10:45 am service only, childcare for infants – kindergarten will be available. Grade 1 through high school will attend service with their families.

Blessings & Thanks

A great big thank you from the Elliotts for the wonderful send off and the many kind expressions of love. We pray that you all will have a blessed Christmas.
– Steve & Marilyn

Emergency Phone

The office will be closed Monday, December 25 – Monday, January 1. If you have an emergency, please call our emergency phone number 859-321-9946. Please note, this is different than the office number.

Boomers: The Gathering

December 31, 2017, Watchnight Service, 6:00 pm
Founders Dining Rm, New Year Celebration at 9:00 PM

Intended for those 55 years of age and older… however all are most welcome. Bring any snacks that you would like to share. You are invited to a time of fun, fellowship, and prayer.

Contribution Note

Your tax deductible contributions must be post marked no later than December 31.

Peru 2018 Team Meeting

Sunday, January 7, 12:30 – 2:00 pm
Founders Dining Room

The Peru 2018 Team is set and now it’s time to prepare! Lunch will be provided at our kickoff team meeting.

Giving Kiosk

The long-awaited Giving Kiosk is ready for use! The kiosk is located in the Atrium outside the sanctuary door closest to the coffee bar.

Women’s Bible Studies:

Knowing God by Name

Beginning Wednesday, January 10, 6:30- 8:30 pm
Lower Auditorium, Main
Leader: Sally Tandy

Join us for rich study and sweet fellowship! Workbooks available at the front desk of LifeWay Christian Store for $15. No childcare provided. Contact Sally Tandy at

Jeremiah Daring to Hope in an Unstable World

Beginning Thursday, January 11, 9:15 – 11:30 am
Founders Dining Room
Leader: Pam Pepper

Workbooks are available at LifeWay Christian Store. Childcare is provided. Contact Pam Pepper at

Middle School Retreat: The Mountain

Friday, January 26 – Sunday, January 28
First Alliance Church and Host Homes
5th – 8th Grade, Cost: $40

Registration is now live! This is the first FAC Middle School Ministry Winter Retreat. Visit to register.

Inclement Weather

In case of inclement weather, please check for service delays or cancellation information on TV channel 18, 27 or 36, radio station WJMM 99.1 FM or the church website at

Sharing Our Blessings

We praise God for the ways you have been a blessing this Christmas:

  • 120 Blessing Bags for those on the street
  • Christmas meals for 67 familes in need
  • $1,726 to Natalie’s Sisters
  • 160 shoeboxes for children around the world
  • An SUV full of food for The Backpack Program
  • Countless anonymous acts of kindness