Sunday, June 11, 2017

The Dunham Vacation is in progress! Pastor Dawes will be back in action on Tuesday, June 20th. During this time, if you have a pastoral emergency or need, please contact Pastor Paul.

The Busy Bag Project What’s a Busy Bag? They are bags full of quiet things to occupy children during services when Children’s Church is not offered. They are located at the back of the sanctuary next to the ushers table. We are currently looking for someone to take over the Busy Bag Project in organizing their contents, ordering replacement supplies, etc. for more information, circle “A” on your connect card.

FBC Connect (previously Exploring FBC), a class for anyone who would like to know more about First Baptist or is interested in membership, continues today and June 18 in the Conference Room during the SBS hour. If you are interested or have questions, please circle “C” on your Connect Card or contact the office.

VBS Food Donations Time! The Kitchen Team makes yummy snacks for the kiddos and is looking for donations to help make this possible. Please see the VBS table to sign up to bring a specific food item. 

Backyard Tours First Stop! TONIGHT! 6:00-8:30pm. Jr. & Sr. High will be making their own pizzas at Lloyd & Kristen’s home! If you need a ride, the van will leave FBC at 5:30 sharp and return at 9pm.

Filled M&M Tubes: Last Call! It’s full! Now what do I do with it? You can drop them off in the basket at the Info Table in the lobby! Please return them by today. The money helps pay for items that will be packed at the GAiN Warehouse by our FBC Team.

Good Samaritan Mission assists Montour County/Riverside area families in times of crisis. The program is currently looking for furniture, clothing and monetary donations. They are located across from Cole’s Hardware in Danville. More information is available at the Info Desk.

Safe Church Class – Mark your calendars for June 25 at 9:15am in the Chapel! All volunteers working with children must attend this class.

Upcoming Blood Drive: Red Cross Blood Drive will be here on Monday, June 19th in the BFLC from 1:00-6:00pm.

Summer Praise Team Auditions! All summer songbirds are to email their interest/questions to Pastor John at!

GAiN Mission Packing Day! On June 20, FBC will be taking a bus down to Lancaster for the day to the GAiN Warehouse. Join many volunteers and families in preparing tons of humanitarian supplies from 8:30am to 4:30pm. The FBC bus will leave at 6:45am and return around 8:00pm. Lunch and snacks will be provided. The bus will be stopping for dinner. The sign up sheet is on the downstairs ramp bulletin board along with Adult & Child waivers. Note: Please sign up whether you are taking FBC transportation or driving down separately!

Ladies Summer Bible Study Has Begun! Don’t worry though as each session is stand-alone to accommodate busy schedules. Join us from 6:30-8:00pm, third floor in room 230. We are  studying “Knowing God by Name” by Mary Kassian. For more information, please call the church office. For childcare, contact Heather Hess. We’ll see you there!

River Baptism The river baptism has been rescheduled to Sunday, August 13th at 6pm. If you are interested in being baptized, please circle “B” on your Connect Card. If you would like to get baptized sooner, please contact Pastor Dawes.

Be a L.I.F.T. Prayer Partner – Love – Intercession – Faith – Thanksgiving

The L.I.F.T. prayer ministry is looking for people who are willing to pray for First Baptist, our services, pastors, and individuals as the Sunday morning worship services are taking place. Please see Peter Pandolfo for more information or circle “L” on your Connect Card.