January 10, 2016

THRIVE Young Adult Christmas Party  will be held today, January 10, from 5:00-9:00 PM. Contact the office for details.


Exploring FBC begins next Sunday If you are interested in finding out more about our church, baptism, and/or membership, plan on attending this 3 week class in the Conference Room at 9:00 AM. Contact Pastor Dawes if you are interested or have questions.

Midweek Menu this week: Join us for our Midweek Family Meal on Wednesday, January 13. The menu for this week is Diane’s Best Barbeque, Marvelous Mac & Cheese, Very Good for you Vegetables, and Delicious Desserts. Please sign up by Monday, Jan. 11 on the Ramp Bulletin Board, in your SBS class, or by calling the office. Suggested donation for meals is $3 per person/$10 per family. If you would like to take a meal to a shut-in there is no charge. Desserts are provided on a volunteer basis.
A Ladies Bible Study starting this weekThe Yaddah Ladies Study will begin Monday, January 11, at 9 AM in the chapel.
Sign-up sheets for Upward Saturday Kitchen Crew and food are on a clipboard in the kitchen. Stop by if you can help or would like to make a food donation.
Midweek Ministries are beginning January 13, They include: Jr. High Youth Group, Adult Bible Study, Prayer Group, Fella’ Fellowship, Ladies Bible Study (Pick up your book in the Foyer), “What’s So Amazing About Grace taught by Pastor Dawes (sign up for book at the
Info Desk). 

The Ministry of The Word the NEXT Lord’s Day Sunday, January 17 ~ “Sanctity of Life” Sunday
9:00 AM & 10:30 AM “Life As God Intended” Pastor Harry Wonderland, 6:00 PM ~ Bible Study

ANNUAL MEETING WEDNESDAY ~ JANUARY 27, 20166:30 PM ~ SANCTUARY.All reports to be included in the Annual Report
should be in the office by January 17th. Once a year the church body meets to review the year we have just completed and look ahead to the New Year.  We vote on budgets and members for the boards and committees.  Members are urged to attend.  All others are invited and welcome, but may not vote.

Pictures Needed : If you have any pictures of church events that you would like to include in our “Year in Review” highlighting various ministries at FBC, please have them to the office by January 19.


Haiti Trip: You will soon be hearing more details about the recent Haiti trip. The next trip is scheduled for April 16-23. If you would like to be a part of this trip, pick up an application at the Information Desk this morning. They are due February 1. Please talk to Gary Lewis, Donna Outt, or Pastor Dawes if you have questions.


In the event of inclement weather , please listen to WPGM (96.7 FM) or WGRC (91.3 & 107.7 Bloomsburg) for church service changes. Also, if DASD cancels school, all Mid-week Ministries are canceled as well. All scheduling changes will also be posted on our web-site at www.danvillefirstbaptist.org.


Please continue to check outside Springer Chapel for new missionary letters, that are added weekly

Calling All Young Adults (Must be 18 years old). May 13-15, Harvey Cedars Conference Center – “Authenticity – What Does An Authentic Life Look Like?” Cost includes Transportation, housing, meals, the conference including the Friday night concert with Capitol King. Contact the Church office for details.

~ Mark Your Calendar ~

January 17, 24, 31 ~ Exploring FBC

January 27 ~ Annual Meeting

February 19-21 ~ Jr. High Snow Camp

February 26-28 ~ Sr. High Snow Camp

February 24 ~ Awana Grand Prix Derby Race

March 13 ~ Missionaries Keith & Beverly Sellers

March 20 ~ Missionaries Sam & Connie Gill

July 11-17 ~ Vacation Bible School

July 19 ~ Family Fun Day