This Week @ FAC: September 16-22

September 14, 2018 at 4:01 pm Categories: This Week

Global Impact: Poverty

Relief, Development and Advocacy

Speaking this morning is Jason Drummond, a C&MA International Worker with Compassions and Mercy Associates in a restricted access country in Asia. Jason and his wife, Elissa, work in relief and transformational community development in an urban setting.

Missions Showcase

Are you interested in more information on local ministry partnerships? Stop by the tables out in the Atrium and check out the various FAC partnerships within the Lexington area!

Open Word: Global Impact: Advocacy

TODAY, 10:45 am, Lower Auditorium, Main
Today’s Topic: “Being on Mission”
Today’s Leader: Gregg Okesson

Join Gregg Okesson for a discussion of extending our mission beyond relief and development into advocacy for changing the systems and structures that have adverse impacts in our communities.

Toward an Encounter with God: The Theology and Joy of Prayer (Ephesians 1:17)

TODAY – November 18, 10:45 am
Lower Auditorium, Room 13
Led by Rev. Henry Paasonen
Testimony: Ron Gifford
Question: What is the toughest thing for you in prayer? Why?


Building Bridges: Not Barriers

Book Discussion

Monday, September 17, 7:00 pm
2nd Story, 100 N Maple St., Nicholasville

Part 2 of the Building Bridges book discussion of “I’m Still Here: Black Dignity in a World Made for Whiteness”. It’s not too late to join us! Contact Katie Spencer at with any questions.

Alzheimer’s & Other Dementias Support Group

Wednesday, September 19, 6:30 – 8:00 pm
Lower Auditorium, Room 11
Led by: Cheri Fouts, Alzheimer’s Association

Contact Cheri at or 859-221-7719.

Russell Cave Clothing Giveaway

Saturday, September 22, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
1841 McCullough Dr, Lexington

If you would like to help the day of the giveaway, contact the church office.

Membership Class

Sunday, September 23 and 30, 9:00 am
Lower Auditorium, Room 12

Register at Attendance of two-part class is required for membership.

Young Adult Ministry

Sunday, September 23, 9:30 – 10:30 am
Family Life Center, Room 203/204

Join us on Sunday mornings to connect with other college age and up young adults for refreshments and a discussion of last week’s sermon.

Boomer’s: The Gathering

Sunday, September 23, 6:00 – 8:00 pm
Lower Auditorium

The Church in Europe is Alive! Henry and Nemi Paasonen reporting on their three month missions trip.


Sunday, September 23, 6:00 – 7:00 pm, Atrium

If you aren’t a part of a group that has had an opportunity to meet Pastor Paul, you are invited to join him! He would love to meet you.

Child Dedication

Sunday, October 7

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


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Hearing Devices

There are hearing devices available in the back of the sanctuary. See an usher for assistance.