This Week @ FAC: May 28 – June 3
May 26, 2017 at 3:32 pm Categories: This Week
Kids, 1st Grade through High School will join us for our regular worship services. There will be no Kids’ Church or Sunday School classes today only for 1st through 12th grades. We are delighted to worship together as families today.
Open Word Class
Genesis: Paradise to Patriarchs
TODAY, 10:45 am, Lower Auditorium, Main
Today’s Scripture: Genesis 39-40
Today’s Leader: David Wells
Real Talk, Real Issues, Real Families
TODAY, 10:45 am, Lower Auditorium, Room 11
Leaders: John & Ruth Doyle
Candid conversations, in a safe setting, about the Purposes, Pressures, Problems, and Promises of Modern Christian Family Life. For all ages, stages, and conditions of family life – blessed or broken. The approach is HONEST. The message is HOPE. Come join us! April 23 – May 28.
Baby Bottle Blessings
What does Assurance Baby Bottle Blessings support? Sharing Christ’s love, mercy and truth with those facing unplanned pregnancies; ultrasounds; counseling; information on parenting, adoption and abortion; healing and hope for post-abortive women and men; mentoring and resources; abstinence education in schools. All services at Assurance are free and confidential. Return your bottle on Father’s Day, June 18 with cash or checks payable to Assurance. Questions? Call Mike & Pam Pepper, 223-7495.
Senior Pastor Search Update
As the Leadership Board and Search Committee begin the process of finding a new Senior Pastor, they welcome your input. There are cards available at Guest Services for you to use to provide your input as we prayerfully begin this journey together.
Congratulations to Grant Rinehart and Nathanael Vetters. These young men have memorized most of the book of Luke, and qualified to the Ohio Valley district all-star Bible quiz team. The competition, against teams from the US and Canada, will be held in Minnesota in July.
Women’s Bible Study
Wednesdays, June 14- July 26, 6:30 pm
Lower Auditorium, Main
Leaders: Sally Tandy & Carolyn Hylen
Ladies who ordered an Enjoying Jesus study journal will be able to pick those up in the church Atrium at the summer Bible Study table between first and second service, next Sunday, June 4. If anyone missed sign ups you can order a journal for yourself online at ifgathering.com. Self study begins June 8th. No childcare is provided for this session. Contact Susan Scott at email@example.com with any questions or to sign up!
If you have any interest in full time missions with the Alliance, came forward to be prayed for last month or are going on a mission trip this summer, please complete a Connection Card indicating interest and drop it in the offering plate or contact the Church Office.
Embrace Ministry Diaper Collection
Our Young Marrieds class is collecting diapers for Embrace Ministries, one of our partner ministries here in Lexington. They offer a diaper bank once a month for people in their community who have a need for diapers, but don’t always have the money to buy them. Bring your diapers by June 18.
Alzheimer’s & Other Dementias Support
Sunday, June 4, 10:45 am, Lower Auditorium
Led by Cheri Fouts, Alzheimer’s Association. Contact Cheri at firstname.lastname@example.org or (859) 221-7719.
Annual Meeting & Election
Sunday, June 11, 6:00 pm, Sanctuary
We will have an election, reflect on the past year, get an update from Pastor Steve on transitions, and hear from the Search Committee. A slate of nominations has been posted throughout the Atrium so you are aware of the positions and people we will be electing. If you are unable to attend, contact the Church Office to get your absentee ballot. If you are an active member, you can vote. Childcare will be available for children from birth through Kindergarten. An ice cream social will follow the meeting. Bring your favorite topping. All are welcome!