This Week @ FAC – March 13, 2016

March 11, 2016 at 4:23 pm Categories: This Week

Our Senior Pastor, Steve Elliott, is on Sabbatical. We are fortunate to have preaching today, Sam Donica, our Director of College and Young Adults.

Open Word Class

TODAY, 10:45 am, Lower Auditorium

New Worldview Series, March 13 – May 8
Today: “Is There Truth? Does it Matter?”
Today’s Teacher: Mark Killam

Serious Times II: The Habakkuk Question

TODAY, 10:45 am, Lower Auditorium, Rm 12

Taught by Ron Gifford
4. The Combustible Middle East.
5. Pan-demonium.

Lent Prayer Gatherings

Wednesdays, until March 23
7:15 – 8:15 am, Sanctuary

During the Lenten season we will have prayers guided by the themes of Lent: Fasting, Reflection, and Repentance. For a daily Lent prayer guide visit

Baptism Sunday

Easter Sunday, March 27

Jesus called his Apostles to make disciples of all nations and to baptize them. Baptism is a public demonstration of faith in Jesus. If you are interested in being baptized contact the church office at (859) 223-1394 or email at

Middle School Spring Break Trip

Saturday, April 2, 5-8 Grade, Cost: $40

Join us as we tour the Louisville Slugger Museum and the Louisville Zoo. Sign up at Only 35 spots left! The deadline to register is March 27.

Natalie’s Sisters

Saturday, March 19, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Gardenside Christian Church

Natalie’s Sisters is an organization that helps women involved in sex trafficking. Anyone interested in becoming more involved with serving women should attend. Spots are limited. Contact Rebecca Haake at or (859) 559-3373 if you plan on attending.

Easter Family Packets

Easter family activity packets are available at guest services, nursery check-in, and elementary check-in.

Holy Week Schedule

Palm Sunday

Sunday, March 20

Families are invited to join us for a palm waving processional during both the 9:00 am and 10:45 am services.
Maundy Thursday Service

Thursday, March 24, 7:00 – 8:00 pm

Join us for a very special service to commemorate the Last Supper, the night in which Jesus was betrayed, and the night before Jesus was crucified.
Good Friday

Friday, March 25

Church office closed.
Easter Breakfast

Sunday, March 27, 7:30 – 8:50 am

Come enjoy a delicious breakfast Easter morning! All donations given will go to raise support for the 34 students and leaders going to LIFE conference this summer.
Easter Services

Sunday, March 27, 9:00 am & 10:45 am

Come celebrate the life, death, and resurrection of Jesus.

Nursery Volunteers

If you would be interested in serving in the nursery please fill out a connection card and place it in an offering plate.

Baby Shower

Saturday, March 19, 1:00 – 3:00 pm, Dining Room

All women are invited to a baby shower for a refugee mother expecting a baby boy in mid April. Light refreshments will be served. Many major items and newborn clothes have been purchased. See the website,, for a full list of gift suggestions. Also, we will take cash donations toward two gift cards. Come help us welcome and bless this dear refugee mom! If coming, please RSVP to or text (859) 667-3406.

Baby Boomers & Beyond

Movie Day

Tuesday, March 15, 1:00 pm, Fayette Mall Cinema

Baby Boomers will be meeting to watch either “Risen” or “The Young Messiah”.
The Gathering

Good Friday, March 25, 6:00 – 7:30 pm, Lower Auditorium

Join us for a time of songs, testimony, prayer, and a treat.
Contact Cheri Fouts at