This Week @ FAC – November 17, 2013

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Adult Electives

Lower Auditorium

He Has Spoken: The Worldview of Scripture
Led by Cliff Iler, Main

A study developed by Chuck Colson’s ministry considering the Scriptures as the Word of God and showing us why and how we can have more of the indwelling, implanted Word living within us and transforming us into the image of Christ.
Foundations classes cover topics to help you build a firm faoundation in your faith.  If you are new to coming to church, this is a great place to start!

Resolving Everyday Conflict
Led by Gary Fleck, Room 13

A six-lesson DVD and discussion study that unpacks the amazing things the Bible has to say about conflict and relationships. As you go through this study, you’ll find the powerful and practical answers you are looking for to forever change how conflict looks in your life.

From Mind and Heart into Everyday Living
Led by Mark & Carol Killam, Room 12

Have you ever been at a loss for a Scripture passage when someone asks you a question? This 6-week course will offer practical ways to memorize God’s word through studying six specific passages.  Dale Ditto, Pastor Steve Elliott, Larry Frick, Cheri Fouts, Ron & Joan Gifford, and Lena Kulaga will provide living illustrations of incorporating truth into a variety of life situations.

Living the Dream: Young Married Couples

Led by various leaders, Dining Room

This class is for married and engaged couples. We hope to enjoy a relaxed, discussion oriented class where we emphasize fellowship with each other and our creator as key to a healthy marital relationship.

Operation Christmas Child

Boxes due Sunday, November 17, Guest Services

Each year we encourage families to fill shoeboxes that will be shipped all over the world to give underprivileged children a Christmas to remember. We want to challenge kids and their families to bring a lot of boxes this year. To sweeten the deal, if the 1st thru 4th graders bring at least 150 boxes, Pastor Tim will take a pie in the face & for 300 boxes Pastor Steve will get a pie in the face! Pick up a brochure at Guest Services or at the Coffee Bar.

Alliance Girls

TODAY, 12:30 – 2:30 pm
The Putman’s

Sarah Dorrell will be sharing about her adventure with Stevie and Jenny Brown this summer. Enjoy eating Chick-Fil-A on a Sunday and writing encouraging Christmas cards to those serving around the world.

Fuse: Igniting Women Through Fellowship

Thursday, November 21, 7:00 – 9:00 pm, Lower Auditorium
Speaker: Deb McInteer

Fuse is a ministry designed to give women the chance to develop friendships and support one another. No childcare provided. For more information contact the church office 223-1394.

Summit Sunday

Sunday, November 24

As in past years, we invite our church family to bring a one-time offering on the Sunday before Thanksgiving which will be used to pay down our mortgage. Designate on your offering envelope “Summit Sunday”.

Getting to Know You: 101

Sunday, November 24
Following 1st & 2nd Service, Conference Room

Are you new at First Alliance? We would love to get to know you better. Join us for refreshments and conversation.

Recycling Hope

Buy It. Give It. Tell It.

Recycling Hope is first and foremost an outreach initiative and secondarily a fundraiser. All proceeds from the engraved jewelry and key fobs will go to the youth, but we ask that everyone who buys one prayerfully gives it away. Then share the story of the hope you gave on our website.

Turkey Bowl XII

Thanksgiving Day, 9:00 – 11:00 am
Football Practice field at Lexington Christian Academy

Join us for our 13th Annual Turkey Bowl. The married men will defend their title against the single men in a game of touch football. For more information contact the church office at 223-1394.

Worship Art

Are you an artist? We need you! We are looking for some beautiful artwork to put up during the Christmas seasons. If you have a piece you would like to submit, contact Gabe Lawson for more details.

The Mix

9:15 am, Lower Auditorium

The Mix is our college and young adult group. We’ll be studying lessons from the life of Nehemiah. Come join us for coffee, bagels, & great discussion.  For more info follow The Mix on: Facebook –  or Twitter – twitter@theMixFAC.

Intercession-United in Corporate Prayer

Wednesdays, 7:00 – 8:15 pm, Prayer Room

Join us as we pray together for the needs of FAC and the Kingdom of God.  All are welcome to come!

Joyful-A Women’s Christmas Event

Thursday, December 12, 7:00 pm, Arena

Save the date for this special women’s event.  There will be music, food, a white elephant gift exchange and a special speaker. We will be collecting any type of $10 gift cards to donate to the Kentucky Refugee Mission to give to their families.  Be watching for more details.

Friday with the Franks Christmas

Friday, December 6, 7:00 – 9:00 pm, Family Life

Middle schoolers you don’t want to miss out on this Christmas event.

Birthday Party for Jesus

Saturday, December 7, 10:00 – 11:30 am, Arena

Children ages 2 years to Kindergarten are invited to join us for crafts, singing, story time, and birthday cake to celebrate the birth of Jesus.  All children must be accompanied by an adult.