Archive for September, 2012

Bulletin: September 9, 2012

Sunday, September 9th, 2012

We will receive our walk
offering for the building fund this morning. If you are visiting, you
are not expected to participate.

Blood pressure check after both
morning worship services.

Staff Recognition Team meets
today at 5 pm in the choir room. Newly elected deacons wives are
encouraged to attend.

Herbert Stancil and David
Hudgins were elected as deacons last week.

Young at Heart Team meeting
today at 4:30 pm in the Spares and Pairs classroom. We will be making
plans for next year.

The Revolution Vision Cast
Saturday will be for 7th-12th graders and their parents on September
15 from 8 am to 11:30 am. This is where students and parents will get
the full picture of what youth group is all about. Sign-ups are in
the front.

We will be receiving our Janie
Chapman Offering for State Missions next Sunday, September 16. Our
church goal is $1500.

Music Team and Personnel Team
will meet next Sunday at 5 pm in the Spares and Pairs Bible Study

AWANA has a desperate need for a
game director. If you can give three hours a month on a Wednesday
night to minister to children, see the Pastor or Billy Lewis.

Alice Johnson Group will meet at
6:30 pm on September 11th in the home of Bessie Banks.

Sherry Kelley group will meet on
Thursday, September 20 in the fellowship building at 6:30 pm.

Flora Ann Group will meet on
Monday, September 24 at 7 pm in the Fellowship Building.

First class of Financial Peace
University free on September 18 at 6:30 pm.

Combined Bible Study fellowship
in the fellowship building on September 23 at 10 am. All adult
classes are invited.

Church Council meeting on
September 23 at 5:00 pm.

With the winter months
approaching, we are aware that the families which we are assisting
with their food needs will also have needs for warm clothing and
other winter wear. Please bring clean sweaters, coats, gloves,
scarves, hats and sweatshirts of all sizes to be given out at the
October food distribution. You may bring your items to the family
life center on Sunday morning between 10 am and noon. We are asking
that you place the sweaters, coats and sweatshirts on hangers and
button or zip them. Please identify the size if it is not on the
clothing. Thank you again for your continue generosity.

Pantry food need for the month
of September: Peanut Butter

On Thursday, August 23, the food
pantry distributed 98 boxes of food which served 297 people. There
were 41 new families and 57 returning families.

Children’s Fellowship:

Children’s Fellowship group
will be going skating from 11:00 am-1:00 pm on September 29. Meet at
the church at 10:30 am. Children 7 years and under need to be
accompanied by a parent.

Mark your calendar: End of
Summer picnic on October 6.

The Golden Harvest Food Bank
Truck will arrive at 8:30 am on October 6, 2012. Come and be blessed
by preparing and handing out food to the community. We will meet in
the FLC at 8:00 am. The food will be distributed to the public from
10 am until noon. A sign-up sheet will be in the vestibule. If you
have any questions, call Janie Swords or Pat Gilstrap.

Dear FBCN family,

Thank you so much for the
recognition and monetary gifts that were given to me as you former
Minister of Finance. They will always be cherished as a special honor
of 38 years of service. Please continue to pray for Michelle as she
assumes the position as Minister of Finance and for my family as we
continue to seek God’s will for our lives. In Christ, Wayne H.