This Week @ FAC – December 6, 2015
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Getting to Know You
TODAY, After 1st and 2nd Service
Are you new to First Alliance? We would love to get to know you better. Meet the church staff and enjoy refreshments at this special reception just for you. Even if you have been coming for a while, but want to get to know the pastors a little better, you are welcome to come!
Women’s Christmas Event
Monday, December 7, 6:30 pm, Lower Auditorium
All women are encouraged to attend the women’s Christmas event “Peace…and let it begin with me”. Karen Thomas will speak, there will be special music, desserts, and a white elephant gift exchange. There will also be a special offering for “Natalie’s Sister”, a ministry for women who are caught in human trafficking. Contact Kathy Long at 608-8594 for more information.
Christmas Program: Good News
Sunday, December 13th, 6:00 pm
Celebrate the season as a church family with our Christmas program, Good News. This program is for people of all ages, not just kids!
Our condolences go out to Chris Saunders and family on the passing of his mother, Judy Lynne Saunders.
Friday, December 11
9:30 – 11:30 am, Dining Room
Childcare will be provided
MomSPA targets moms with small children, offering support, pampering, and alignment to a life with God. Join us for mom to mom time, inspirational speakers, tasty treats, and more. Contact Jenny Mostad at email@example.com for more information.
Here, There and Everywhere
This year’s offering and pledges, so far, are $98,000.
Turkey Bowl XV
Congratulations to the married men on winning this year’s Turkey Bowl!
December 24 – Church Office Closed at Noon
December 24 – Christmas Eve Candlelight Services 4:00 & 5:30 pm: Self-service nursery.
December 25- January 1 – Church Office Closed
December 27, 10:45 am Service
Childcare: Infant- Kindergarten will be available
Grades 1-12 in service.
If you would like to be a part of a community in the new year, consider joining a life group. Fill out a connection card and drop it in an offering plate if interested.
Middle School Lock-In
Friday, February 5, 8:00 pm – 8:00 am, FAC,
5th – 8th Graders, $10 cost
Registration is now open for the 2016 FAC Middle School Lock-In. Sign up on the middle school page of the church website, www.faclex.com.
Boomers & Beyond Painting Lesson
Saturday, December 12, 1:00 – 2:00 pm
Lower Auditorium, $35 cost
Boomers and Beyond are painting…on canvas! Come join us and take home your own winter masterpiece. Not an artist? Doesn’t matter! We will be guided by an art instructor and you will be successful. You must RSVP with Cheri Fouts at 221-7719.
December 13 & 20, 10:30 am, Sanctuary
Join us before the second service to get into the Christmas spirit with a time of carol singing.
Pastor Steve’s Letter
If you didn’t get a letter from Pastor Steve this week, we don’t have your address, so fill out a Connection Card and place it in the offering plate. There are extra letters at Guest Services.
Church Plant Attendance
These are the attendance numbers for our church plants for the month of November:
Simple Church: 100
NewDay: Not Available