Sunday, October 18, 2020

Notices: 

Welcome New Members Marcel, Kristen, Andrea, Madison Renardel de Lavalette!!

Next Sunday Service:  For next Sunday, Oct. 25th those with last names beginning with A-L are invited to the 9:00 am service and those M-Z are invited to the 11:00am service. There is also a 9:00 am COVID friendly service in the youth room wearing masks and the Fellowship Hall is available to use for overflow. We will continue to livestream the 11:00 am service.

Nursing Home Visit Canceled:   This Wednesday’s visit (October 21) to Cambridge House is now canceled. Sadly, we’ve received notice that they have recently had someone test positive for COVID. Understandably, they have shut things down until October 26th or later. Please remember to pray for our friends there! 

Reformation Celebration:  Come join us for the Reformation Celebration Saturday, October 31st, 4:00 – 8:00 pm (eat at 5:30) Bill and Brooke May’s home for Food, Fun, and Fellowship – sign-up contact Brooke May.  Pulled pork and chicken provided – sign-up to bring side contact Emily Lorincz.

Operation Christmas Child:  It’s time to fill your shoe boxes for Operation Christmas Child. You can fill them with toys, personal hygiene items and school supplies to be delivered to children all over the world along with the greatest gift-the Good News of Jesus Christ!  Don’t forget your online $9.00 donation for shipping.  The deadline to get your boxes in is Nov. 15th, so bring your boxes and drop them off in the Fellowship Hall.  This year there is also a Covid-friendly option where you can build your own shoebox all completely online at www.samaritanspurse.org   If you have any questions, see Marcy Mutter.  Here is a video about the Journey of the shoeboxes:   the-journey-of-a-shoebox-from-packing-and-price…

Ladies’ Christmas Choir:  We have been invited to sing at the Women of Faith Christmas Dinner, and we need you!  If you love to sing, please consider joining this choir.  The dinner is Saturday, December 12 at 5:30pm, with a musical worship program afterwards.  Practice is on Wednesday nights @ 8:00pm, starting this week.  If interested, please contact LeeAura Marcum.

GO Silent Auction: Congratulations to Jim Williams! He is the winner of the Silent Auction “Shine” painting by Rachel Christiansen.  His donation will go to the Global Outreach Fund.

Visitors: Visitors may fill out a visitor form at the Welcome Center and put it in the offering box if they want to be in the visitor directory, receive church emails, and be on the birthday list.

Nursery:  The nursery is open for children 2 years and younger for our 9:00 o’clock service only.  If you have any questions, contact Anissa Snyder.

K-Groups: K-groups have started for the Fall session on Sunday afternoon and evening.  If you are a visitor to FBC and would like to participate in our small group ministry called K-Group, see Kent Keller to let him know.

Men’s Fellowship:  Men’s fellowship meets at IHop in PTC on Tuesday mornings at 7:00 am.  If you have any questions, please contact Pete Lorincz.  

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