This Week @ FAC: May 22 – 28, 2016
May 20, 2016 at 3:38 pm Categories: This Week
Welcome into membership Brad & Mary Kay Phillips and Lindsay Sherburn.
Open Word Class
Summer Series “Mining the Minors” begins
TODAY, 10:45 am, Lower Auditorium
Today’s Topic: Habakkuk & Zephaniah (part 1)
Today’s Teacher: Ron Gifford
Baby Boomers & Beyond Gathering
TODAY, 6:00 – 7:30 pm, Lower Auditorium
Join us as we hear from our guest speaker, Kim Brown, as she discusses how she dealt with grief.
Pastor Kerry and Cheryl Dorrell cordially invite you to attend the wedding of Jacob Dorrell and Alayna Musen next Sunday, May 29th at 5:30 pm in the Sanctuary.
Women’s Summer Bible Study
Wednesdays, June 8 – July 20
6:30 – 8:30 pm, Lower Auditorium
Led by Kathy Campbell & Fran Doty
Join us and bring a friend as we study “Can We Talk?: Soul Stirring Conversations with God” by Priscilla Shirer. Priscilla shows us how our time in God’s word can be a two-way conversation with the Father. Workbooks are reserved under First Alliance Church at Lifeway Christian Bookstore for $10.99. Fill out a Connection Card and place it in an offering plate if you plan to attend.
Women’s Ministry: Movie Night
Thursday, June 2, 6:30 pm, Sanctuary
We would like to invite all women to a special viewing of “War Room”. Invite family, friends, and neighbors for this time of inspiration and friendship for women of all ages. We will be inviting our church plants and associates to join our FAC women. There will even be a popcorn bar in the Atrium!
Joseph: A Story About a Family
Pastor Steve’s book, Joseph: A Story About a Family, is available to purchase at Guest Services. We are selling the books at a discounted price of $10 for our congregation. If you would like a signed book, fill out a card at Guest Services and come back next Sunday for your copy.
Middle School Graduation
Congratulations to our 32 middle schoolers graduating today!
Annual Meeting & Election
Sunday, June 5, 6:00 pm, Sanctuary
We will be having an election, discussing the change in our by-laws, reflecting on the past year, and looking foward to the coming year. Childcare will be available for children from birth through Kindergarten. An ice cream social will follow the meeting. Bring your favorite topping.
Georgetown Church Plant Lunch
TODAY, 12:30 pm, Lower Auditorium
Anyone interested in learning more about an opportunity our Ohio Valley District Office has in planting a church in Georgetown is welcome to attend this lunch.
Assurance Baby Bottles
As you drop your change into the Assurance Baby Bottles, consider the lives changed and saved through Assurance! Please bring your bottle to church on Father’s Day, June 19. For more information about Assurance visit assuranceforlife.org. Questions? Call Mike Pepper, 223-7495.
Memorial Weekend Schedule
Middle school and high school classes will not meet next Sunday, May 29. The FAC kids schedule is the following:
-Summer preschool schedule begins (3’s, 4’s, & K’s combined)
– Grades 1-4 attend worship with their families (this continues through the summer)
– Summer preschool (Parents schedule)
– No KES – grades 1-4 attend worship with their families.
Updated Church Articles
The updated By-laws and Articles of Incorporation for our church and the statements from our National Office on Human Sexuality and Marriage/Divorce/Remarriage mentioned in this week’s newsletter are available at Guest Services.