This Week @ FAC – April 10, 2016

April 8, 2016 at 4:01 pm Categories: This Week

Being Dedicated Today

Amelia Katherine Gnau
Gweneviere Morrigan Gnau
Proud parents: Sarah & Bryan Gnau

Open Word Class

“Worldview” Series continues through May 8
Currently in Part 1 – “Christian Answers”
TODAY, 10:45 am, Lower Auditorium

Today: “How Can It Be Fixed?”
Today’s Teachers: Ron Gifford, Mark Killam, Jeremy Spainhour

Joseph: A Story About a Family

Pastor Steve’s book, Joseph: A Story About a Family, is now 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 the next Sunday for your copy.

Missions Fair

Sunday, April 24

Are you involved in a local mission or ministry? Would you like to represent this organization at our Missions Fair? For more information, contact Kerry Dorrell at

Russell Cave Clothing Giveaway

Saturday, April 30, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
1841 McCullough Dr, Lexington

We will be collecting gently used clothing and household items to be given to the Russell Cave Church of Christ neighborhood. Items can be dropped off starting today until April 17 in a container beneath the stairs in the Lower Atrium. Contact Sue Cook at


Our condolences go out to Art Morvai and family on the passing of his father.

Our condolences also go out to Carolyn Hylen and family on the passing of her mother.

Youth Sunday

Sunday, April 17

Like to sing? Be part of the student ministry choir (Grades 5-12) on Youth Sunday. We will be having rehearsal on Wednesday, April 13 from 6:30-8:30 pm. Contact Dan McPherson for more information at

Next Steps

Friday, April 15, 6:30 – 9:00 pm
Ann & Don Shannon’s home

Next Steps is a window into church life, a chance to discover more about the Alliance and our church. You will have the opportunity to meet Pastor Steve and other church leaders. It’s also a doorway into church membership. To attend fill out a Connection Card and place it in the offering plate. Please contact the church office if you have questions at 223-1394 or

Parents Night Out

Friday, April 22, 5:00 – 8:00 pm, FAC Nursery
Cost: $25 per child, $40 for multiple children
Ages: infants – 10 yrs

Need a date night? The high school youth and leaders are providing childcare as a fundraiser for the LIFE conference. If interested please contact Dan McPherson at

ESL Mission Trip Opportunity

Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, West African Seminary
July 29 – August 8, Cost: $650 + airfare
Application Deadline: April 30, 2016

We’ve been asked by our partner ministry, FATEAC (West Africa Seminary) in Ivory Coast to come assist the seminary students with an English acquisition seminar. Contact Kerry Dorrell at for more information.

The Showcase

Sunday, May 1, 6:00 pm
5th-8th grade

Each year our middle school students are given the chance to show off the skills that God gave them. Skills vary from singing, dancing, art, playing an instument, telling jokes, jump rope demonstrations, and everything in between! Sign up at on the middle school page. Contact Tanner Fouts at for more information.

Baby Shower

Saturday, April 30, 1:00 – 3:00 pm, Dining Room

We will be celebrating the birth of a refugee mom’s baby by throwing her a baby shower. More details to come.

Baby Boomers Lunch Brunch

Tuesday, April 12, 11:30 am
Chuy’s, 3841 Nicholasville Center, Lexington

Boomers and Beyond will be meeting at Chuy’s at 11:30 and will get a table together. Contact Cheri Fouts at 221-7719.