Sunday, June 24, 2018

Family Fun Day – Sunday, July 15 – 12:00-2:30
Lunch • Games • Prizes • Huge Inflatables • Water Slide • 50ft Ice Cream Sundae • and More!  ALL FREE!!
River Baptism – Sunday, July 22 – 4:30pm – If you are interested in being baptized, please circle “B” on your Connect Card or talk to a pastor asap. Cookies & Brownies Needed Any and all non-meltable (it’s hot out there!) goodies would be appreciated! Please drop off items marked “baptism” in the kitchen by that morning or bring items directly to the baptism. Thank you in advance!
Iron Heritage Hymn Sing at 6:30pm. Following the baptism, the Iron Heritage Festival will have their annual hymn sing there!

LuoPad Team Join us the first Thursday of every month at 9:30am as we continue to assemble LuoPads in the BFLC. This is an ongoing mission through GAiN that provides sanitary undergarments to women all over the world! We’d love to have you join us!

Did you happen to see that we updated the projector?  Wow!  Well, this summer, we’re in need of a few more projector techs to help run the display!  You need to be good with a computer and familiar with the songs we sing on Sunday mornings. We’ll provide you with one-on-one training so that you’re fully equipped for the job. If you’re interested, circle “P” on your connect card or give the office a call!
Ahhhh That Summer Breeze! Just a friendly reminder to make sure all windows and exterior doors are closed and locked after meetings, Bible studies, etc. FBC thanks you for your help!


Summer Movie at FBC! On Friday, July 20 (new date!), FBC will be showing the hit movie I Can Only Imagine at 8:30pm. Weather permitting, we’ll be showing it outside so bring your camp chairs, lounge chairs, beach blankets, etc. Bring camp snacks to share too if you’d like!


Yard Work? Odd Jobs? July 8-14 is 24/7 Mission Week for Jr. High! They’ll be doing various service projects during the week, having Bible sessions and helping out at VBS. Please call the church office if you or someone you know could use some assistance with any odd jobs.

Temporary Prayer Chain Rerouting Please call Judy Killian with your Prayer Chain requests until July 9th.

Wanna Be a Buddy? God’s Champions is a ministry here at FBC that shares God’s love with those who have special needs. Buddies provide one-on-one support so our special friends can enjoy their Sunday School classes, VBS and more! For more information or to volunteer, contact Michele Whitenight. You can also pick up a God’s Champions Volunteer pamphlet at the Info Desk.

VBS Prayer Guides are now available at all prayer sheet areas. These prayer guides will lead you in prayer for VBS each day, now through July 13.

VBS Registration is Happening! You can register kiddos ages 4 years to 6th grade online at Online registration wraps up July 5!! Paper registrations can be printed off at the webpage or you can pick one up at the Info Desk! VBS is July 9-13 from 6-8:30pm.

Treasure Fest 2018 Calling all Sunday School Teachers, Ministry Leaders and anyone storing anything here. We are going through a church-wide storage cleaning! Room Closets, Storage Closets, Storage Areas – everything must be sorted through! Unwanted items can be temporarily put in room 11 (next to the women’s bathroom by Springer Chapel). Items to be left in main storage areas should be clearly marked with either owner’s name or the ministry’s name. Treasure Fest will take place on the following Sundays (7/29, 8/1 & 8/8) where everyone will have a chance to go through the unwanted items!

Ladies Retreat Sept. 14-16 – We’ll be studying Keep It Shut by Karen Ehman at the gorgeous Linck Hill Inn located in Morris, PA. To sign up or for more information on cost, meals, books and more, contact Sheri Croll.

New Carpet! Noah’s Ark hallway is getting new carpet!! We need help moving classroom furniture and boxed items tomorrow at 10am. Lunch will be provided!

FBC SAFE CHURCH CLASS is on RightNow Media. Here at FBC, all adults working with children are required to take a yearly Child Safe Church class. If you attended a class before 2018, you may take a refresher course online to fulfill this requirement.

Step 1: Have RightNow Media access? Then check your email for your class invite! Don’t have access? Email the office and say “I need access and the Safe Church Class!” **You MUST be invited to this class for your progress to be recorded**

Step 2: Watch the video and answer 2 questions. Next… you’re done!

If you have never taken our Safe Church class in person, join Ruth Ann at 11am, Tuesday morning in the Springer Chapel. If you cannot make this meeting, please contact the office to get your name on the class list.

Hygiene Items for Good Samaritan
Good Samaritan is looking for the following items to be able to hand out to their clients:     

· Tooth Brushes

· Toothpaste

· Soap

· Shampoo

· Deodorant

· Body Lotion

· Vaseline

· Razors

· Shaving Cream

· All items are welcome!

The collection bin is located by the Kitchen.


VBS Needs
  • Calling all Volunteers! We still need a few more people! Check out our table in the lobby to sign up today for an awesome time!
  • VBS Staff will be working hard July 9-13! They would thoroughly enjoy and appreciate a sweet or savory dish that’s grab-n-go friendly! Please sign up at the VBS table in the lobby if you’re interested!
  • Snack Items for the kiddos! We’ll need specific items for our snack recipes during VBS. Please stop by our table in the lobby to see what items are needed. Items will need to be dropped off in the Kitchen by July 1st. Thank you in advance!


VBS MissionWinter Outerwear for All Ages! We have prayerfully chosen Rev. Marv & Denise Robinson who tirelessly reach out to the suburbs of Rochester, NY! Per their request, we’ll be collecting coats, hats, gloves, snow pants, earmuffs, etc. for all ages during the week of VBS. The kiddos will be collecting change to go towards backpacks and school supplies for children!