Sunday, June 12, 2016


 – Back-yard Tours start tonight for all Jr. & Sr. High.   Meet at the Puccio home from 6:00-8:30 PM.   
               Van leaves church at 5:30 PM & returns at 9:00 PM.

  – Final balances for Harvey Cedars are due TODAY.    Please contact the office with questions. 

 – 24/7 Jr. High Missions ~ let Pastor Luke know by next Sunday if you plan on being part of this ministry July 13-16.



This morning we are offering a special training session that will focus on integrating children with special needs, “God’s Champions”, into our First Baptist family.  All are welcome to come today at 9:15 AM in the Music Room for this informational session.
Special Prayer Meetings are happening each Wednesday evening at 6:30 PM in the Chapel.  Please plan on joining in this special time of prayer for our nation and church on the last three Wed. nights in June.  

Mandatory VBS Training Meeting ~ all VBS workers and helpers are required to attend this meeting (if you didn’t go to meeting #1).  Please meet in the Springer Chapel at 6:30 PM on Thursday, June 16.



Praise Band Auditions:  :  Anyone interested in using their music gifts with the Praise Band will need to complete an application and then go through an audition process.  Email Pastor John at to receive the application, the songs for your instrument, and a time slot for your audition on June 16th from 5:00-6:45 pm (20 minute time slots).  If you have any questions, please contact Pastor John.

Prayer Helps Available:
  ~ “30 Days of Prayer for the Muslin World” for June 6-July 5 ~ pick up at the Information Desk.
  ~ VBS Calendar – starts today ~ Pick up at the Information Desk
  ~ New Missionary Prayer Letters ~ Pick up in the Chapel Hallway
Kitchen Housecleaning:  It’s time to do a deep cleaning in our church kitchen.  A date will be announced soon.  Please contact the office if you would like to be contacted to help.  
GAiN Warehouse Trip:   ~ don’t forget to sign up on the ramp bulletin board or call the office if you would like to go on this trip on Tuesday,
June 21.  The church van will leave the parking lot at 7 AM, returning about 8 PM. 
Due to several special events, holidays, and this summer of pastoral transition, we will not be having regular Sunday evening services at 6 PM at the church in June and July.  Below are listed some of the special events that are planned.  More details will be available later for some of the special ministries we have planned for August. 

June 26: Pastor Harry & Lynn Retirement Celebrations

July10: Youth Backyard Tour

July 17: Family Fun Day

July 24: River Baptisms & Youth Backyard Tour

August 7: “Home Happenings”

August 14: Montour-DeLong Fair Vespers

August 21: Movie Night at FBC

August 28: Hymn Sing