This Week @ FAC: December 31 – January 6

December 29, 2017 at 12:51 pm Categories: This Week

This Week

Speaking today is Gabe Lawson, the Pastor of Discipleship and Care at First Alliance Church. He was ordained in the C&MA in 2011. He also serves as a chaplain in the US Air Force Reserves and as a wedding photographer with his wife, Mary. Together they have 3 kids, Caroline, Luke, and Livvy.

TODAY, December 31
10:45 am service only, infants – kindergarten will be available, grade 1 through high school will attend service with their families.
January 1
Church office closed

Baby Boomers: The Gathering

TODAY, December 31, Watchnight Service, 6:00 pm
Founders Dining Rm, New Year Celebration at 9:00 PM

Intended for those 55 years of age and older… however all are most welcome. Bring any snacks that you would like to share. You are invited to a time of fun, fellowship, and prayer.

Speaking Schedule

December 31- Gabe Lawson
January 7- David Thomas
January 14- David Thomas
January 21- David Thomas

Open Word Class: New Class- Book of Hebrews

Beginning Sunday, January 7
Lower Auditorium, Main, 10:45 am

We will be diving into Hebrews. Join us for deep teaching and discussion on this meaningful book of the Bible.

Peru 2018 Team Meeting

Sunday, January 7, 12:30 – 2:00 pm
Founders Dining Room

The Peru 2018 Team is set and now it’s time to prepare! Lunch will be provided at our kickoff team meeting.

Boomers: Lunch Bunch

Tuesday, January 9, 11:30 -1:30 pm

Intended for those 55 years of age and older… however, all are most welcome. You are invited to join a group of friends enjoying a casual lunch together on the 2nd Tuesday of each month. The location to be announced.


Friday, January 12, 9:30 – 11:30 am
Founders Dining Room

Mom Group is for moms with small children, offering encouragement and community with a focus on Christ. Join us monthly for a yummy brunch and an inspirational speaker. RSVP to Jenny Mostad at for childcare!

Women’s Bible Studies:

Knowing God by Name

Beginning Wednesday, January 10, 6:30- 8:30 pm
Lower Auditorium, Main
Leader: Sally Tandy

Join us for rich study and sweet fellowship! Workbooks available at the front desk of LifeWay Christian Store for $15. No childcare provided. Contact Sally Tandy at

Jeremiah Daring to Hope in an Unstable World

Beginning Thursday, January 11, 9:15 – 11:30 am
Founders Dining Room
Leader: Pam Pepper

Workbooks are available at LifeWay Christian Store. Childcare is provided. Contact Pam Pepper at

Contribution Note

Your tax deductible contributions must be post marked no later than TODAY, December 31.

Alzheimer’s & Other Dementia Support Group

1st Sunday and 3rd Wednesday of the month
Wednesday, January 17, 6:30 – 8:30 pm
Lower Auditorium, Room 11

Led by Cheri Fouts, Alzheimer’s Association. Contact Cheri at or (859)221-7719.

Middle School Retreat: The Mountain

Friday, January 26 – Sunday, January 28
First Alliance Church and Host Homes
5th – 8th Grade, Cost: $40

Registration is now live! This is the first FAC Middle School Ministry Winter Retreat. Visit to register.

Inclement Weather

In case of inclement weather, please check for service delays or cancellation information on TV channel 18, 27 or 36, radio station WJMM 99.1 FM or the church website at

Giving Kiosk

The long-awaited Giving Kiosk is ready for use! The kiosk is located in the Atrium outside the sanctuary door closest to the coffee bar.

Bible Quizzing Meet Results

For the December Bible quiz meet, Grant Rinehart and Nathanael Vetters tied for first place! Jared Brown was awarded for first answered question at this level of competition.