Sunday, November 16, 2016

Our Barnabas Basket donations this month will go to the Feed A Friend Project. Please place donations in the basket in the foyer on Sunday. Suggested items are: canned vegetables, canned tuna, boxed stuffing, canned cranberry sauce, canned fruit, pasta, and mac & cheese.

Midweek Meal – Please join us for our Midweek Family Meal on Wed., Nov. 16. Dinner is served 4:45-5:45 PM. This week’s menu is Oven Baked Chicken, Scalloped Potatoes, Vegetable & the desserts you bring. Please sign up by Mon, Nov. 14 on the Ramp Bulletin Board, in your SBS class or by calling the office. Suggested donation for meals is $3/person or $10/family. If you know of a shut-in or elderly person and would be willing to deliver a meal to them, it is free of charge. Please put their name on the sign up sheet and indicate “Shut-In”. Desserts are on a donation basis, so feel free to share a dessert any time.

Please pick up your Haiti Team letter on SUNDAY at the tables in the sanctuary foyer or chapel foyer. Help us save postage cost by checking your name off the list. Thanks!

FBC is Hosting the Jubilee Kitchen this Saturday, November 19. Monetary donations and desserts are needed for this meal. Please contact Diane Gelbaugh if you are interested in making a donation.

Night of Worship: Plan to join us next Sunday evening, November 20 at 6:00 PM for a special Night of Worship in the sanctuary, presented by the FBC Praise Team.

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.

Our Youth Group is doing World Vision’s 30 Hour Famine Friday & Saturday 11/18-19.  Please pray for them! They desire to grow closer to God and each other as they serve our community and raise funds to help hungry children around the world. If you would like to assist them, contact Pastor Luke or visit their fundraising page at

Thanksgiving Offering ~ At our Fall Business meeting we voted to split our Thanksgiving Offering between monetary Christmas gifts for our missionaries and hurricane relief in Haiti. Envelopes will be available in the pew racks next Sunday.

A baptism service is being planned for Sunday, December 4. If you are interested in being baptized please speak with Pastor Dawes.

Missionary Prayer Letters are available in the rack outside Springer Chapel. Please check the rack for new letters placed there weekly to stay up to date with what’s happening in the lives of our missionaries.

November 20 ~ Night of Worship
November 23 ~ Thanksgiving Eve Service
December 4 ~ Baptism Service
December 5 ~ Red Cross Blood Drive
December 11 ~ Bells of Joy & Choir Program
December 18 ~ Choir & Praise Team Program
December 24 ~ Family Christmas Eve Service (5:30 PM); Candle Light Christmas Eve Service (7:30 PM)
December 25 ~ Birthday Party for Jesus; 10:30 Christmas Worship Service (No 8 AM service)