This Week @ FAC: February 26 – March 4

February 24, 2017 at 3:40 pm Categories: This Week

Welcome into Membership

Ben & Jen Brzinski

Open Word Class: Genesis: Paradise to Patriarchs

TODAY, 10:45 am, Lower Auditorium, Rm. 12
Today’s Scripture: Genesis 13-14
Today’s Leader: Cliff Iler

ReFrame

March 5-April 30, 10:45 am, Lower Auditorium, Rm. 12
Leader: Cliff Iler

ReFrame addresses the modern day Christian’s challenge of connecting what they believe with what they do day by day. This 10 week, filmed based series invites you to encounter Jesus in your everyday life, understand the meaning of Jesus’ life and work in the biblical story, and respond to Jesus in practical and creative ways. Join us as we connect faith with all of our life.

Jerry and Joanna Otis Tell Their Story

TODAY, 6:00 pm, Lower Auditorium

The Otis family have spent most of their lives working with Muslims in the southern Philippines. They will be sharing a tremendous story that you won’t want to miss. Consider bringing a friend for this evening filled with stories and fellowship.

Worship Workshop

March 4, 9:00-2:00 pm
Cost is $10.00 which includes lunch

You are invited to our annual Worship Workshop! If you are on the worship team, you are highly encouraged to attend, but we would love to have everybody that wants to learn more come and join us. This year, we are having master classes in our areas of worship ministry. If interested, register by February 27 at www.faclex.com. Vocal Coach Ronald Wilbur will be leading our vocal class.

Women’s Retreat: W.I.T.H.

Friday and Saturday, April 28-29
Cedarmore Retreat Center, Bagdad, KY

Join the women of First Alliance for our annual retreat. Our featured speaker, Mary K Petty, comes to us with a burden for women and plugging them into the power of a relationship with God. The focus this year will be Women In True Harmony (W.I.T.H.). The cost of the retreat is $85.00 with sign up dates from March 19- April 23.

Thank You For Your Generosity

We collected 144 boxes of Kleenex for Booker T Washington Elementary School.

Alzheimer’s & Other Dementias Support Group

Sunday, March 5, 10:45 am, Wednesday, March 15, 6:30-7:30 pm, Lower Auditorium, Room 11

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

Middle School Spring Break Bus Trip

Tuesday, April 4, Ark Encounter and the Creation Museum

The Middle School is heading to the Ark Encounter and the Creation Museum this Spring Break. Sign up today! There are only 30 seats available on the bus. The cost of this trip is $40.

Child Dedication

Sunday, March 12

If you are interested in having your child dedicated, please contact the church office at 859-223-1394 or fill out a Connection Card.

Lent

Prayer Gatherings

Wednesday, March 1, 7:00-8:30 am, 11:30-1:00 pm,
Prayer Room

This will be a come and go time of prayer, oil & ashing as we reflect on this upcoming Lenten season.

Ash Wednesday Service

Wednesday, March 1, 7:00 pm, Sanctuary

Join us as we mark the beginning of the Lenten season, as we journey with Jesus toward his Passion and our Easter celebrations. Lent devotionals will be available TODAY at Guest Services and at blogs.faclex.com/lent.

Lenten Lunch Lift

Wednesdays during Lent at noon, beginning
March 8, Sanctuary

Join us for a thirty minute Lenten music presentation in the Sanctuary followed by a brown bag lunch in the Founder’s Dining Room.

Maundy Thursday Service

Thursday, April 13, 7-8 pm, Sanctuary

The Last Sayings of Christ- Self Guided Tour

Thursday, April 13, 5:00-6:00 pm & 8:00-9:00 pm
Friday, April 14, 4:00-7:00 pm
Saturday, April 15, 10:00-2:00 pm, Atrium