This Week @ FAC – Sunday, September 7, 2014

September 5, 2014 at 4:02 pm Categories: News

Sr. High Parent Informational Lunch

Today, 12:30 – 2:30 pm, FLC

Our annual parent lunch is an orientation to the year, as we look forward to a year of discipling the next generation of the Church together.

The Mix

Today, 9:15 am, Lower Auditorium

Our theme is Life, Misused: The Story of Samson. Come join us for engaging discussion. For more information about The Mix email Gabe Lawson.

The Fourfold Gospel: The Heart of the C&MA

Today, 10:45 am, Lower Auditorium, Room 12
Led by Cliff Iler & Trent Fledderjohann

Come join us for this 5 week class that will explore the roots of C&MA. If you are new to our church, this is a great opportunity to learn about the Alliance and the teaching of our founder, A.B. Simpson.

Ministry Fair

TODAY, Following 1st & 2nd Service, Atrium

Get plugged in! Whether you are looking for a way to volunteer or a greater sense of community, there are lots of ways to get involved at First Alliance. Check out the Ministry Fair to talk with ministry leaders and sign up to participate!

Adult Bible Fellowship

Sundays, 10:45 am, Lower Auditorium

Join this caring and nurturing group as we work together to deepen our understanding of scripture. This new on-going class will run in parallel with other adult education offerings and will be led by a variety of teachers. The study for the coming months is the Gospel of Matthew.

Women’s Bible Study

Starting Wednesday, September 10, 6:30 – 8:30 pm
Lower Auditorium, Room 13,  No childcare provided
Thursday, September 11, 9:15 -11:30 am, Dining Room, Childcare provided

Studying 1 & 2 Thessalonians with Beth Moore’s book “Children of the Day” as our guide. Topics include family, prayer, ministering to others, and prophecies. Purchase your book at Lifeway.

Secret Sisters

Attention all Teens/Ladies ages high school thru 100! We want you to join “Secret Sisters”, which is a fun and easy way to secretly support each other in a variety of ways. Pick up your application at Guest Services and return them to the Church Office or Guest Services.

Russell Cave Clothing Giveaway

Saturday, September 27, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm, 1841 McCullough Dr, Lexington

We’re collecting gently used clothing and household items. Items can be dropped off now through Sunday, September 21 in a container beneath the stairs in the Atrium. Volunteers are needed for sorting. Contact Brad Lewis at

We Need a Few Good Men for Sunday Mornings

…to challenge, encourage, and love our elementary boys each week. Step up and make an impact in the lives of future men. For more info, fill out a Connection Card or text “men” to 608-9875.

Fuse: Igniting Women Through Fellowship

Thursday, September 11, 7:00 – 9:00 pm, Lower Auditorium
Speakers: Ellie Cardona & Rebecca Paschal

Fuse is a ministry designed to give women the chance to develop friendships and support one another. No childcare provided.

Journey to Jessamine: Fiesta Night

Sunday, September 14, 5:00 – 7:00 pm, The Franks

This meeting is for those interested in being involved in our church plant in Jessamine County. We will discuss the launch time line, mission and vision and much more. Bring a favorite Mexican dish to share. Childcare will be provided. Go to to register.

Men’s Breakfast and Service Morning

Saturday, September 20, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm, Dining Room

If you are looking for a way to meet other men in our church; if you enjoy helping others, then is the place for you.

Getting to Know You: 101

Sunday, September 21, 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

Baptism Sunday

Sunday, September 28

If you would like to be baptized please contact the church office by September 21 at 223-1394 or by email at

Adult Enrichment Class

Beginning Sunday, September 21, 10:45 am
Lower Auditorium, Room 12
Led by Chris Kiesling & Steve Rehner

“Learning to father from the Father” – Hosea 11:10

The basis of this class is the many different ways that the story of God’s redemption draws on the metaphor of the Father. We will talk about practical applications to father like our Heavenly Father. This class is for both men and women.

“I’ve Got It” Bulletin Board

I’ve got it, do you need it? I need it, do you have it? Post items you want to giveaway or ask for items you need. The forum is all about helping meet the needs of others in our church family. Find the button to access the forum at the bottom of the church website (

Intercession – Uniting in Corporate Prayer

Wednesday nights, 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!

Volunteers Needed for Lawn Care

We need volunteers to help cut the church’s lawn once every three weeks. The mower and gas are provided. Please contact Ernie Wykoff.

Worship Art

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

Word for the Year

Our church family word for 2014 is possibilities. Be thinking of your personal word for the year.