NC Baptist Missions Offering
Sunday, October 21, the NC Baptist Missions Offering will be
profiled. The offering supports mission work in our state (including
disaster relief). Offering envelopes will be available that day.
Please give as you feel led.
Business Meeting Action Item
Sunday, October 21. Nomination for 10 messenger’s
for the 2012 Annual Meeting of the Baptist State Convention of
NC to be held Monday-Tuesday, November 12-13 at the Greensboro
Coliseum, Special Events Center in Greensboro, NC.
On sale now. Each year, Relay for Life sells luminaries
in honor and in memory of those who have battled cancer. FBC’s
Relay for Life luminaries are displayed along the front of the
church during the Living Christmas Tree services.
They are $10 each. Contact Linda Storie to purchase. Help
us succeed in the fight against cancer.
Read the Bible for Life Workbooks
If you have received your workbook, but still haven’t paid,
please turn your money into Rod as soon as possible.
Read the Bible for Life
Missing Adult Classes on Sundays?
Wednesdays at 6:30 pm in FMC Class 125. If you teach preschoolers
or children on Sundays, or if you just happen to miss your class
any particular Sunday, we have set this class up for you! Taught
by Rod Kerr.
Baptist Men Supper Meeting
Tuesday, October 16 at 6:00 pm in the Fellowship Hall.
Program: Sandra Johnson of Triad Ladder of Hope. Please
Sunday, October 28 from 4-6 pm. Climb aboard Noah’s Ark!
Volunteers needed for Trunk or Treat and games. Sign up
in Sunday School or by using the insert in your worship bulletin.
Contact Rod at 704-633-0431.
Cookbook Recipe Collection
Submit recipes by Thursday, November 1. We invite you all (not
just singles) to submit as many recipes as you wish. Goal:
collect 2,000 recipes. Leave recipes in marked boxes set
up around the church.
Operation Christmas Child
Monday, November 19, deadline. FBC will collect shoe boxes
for Samaritan’s Purse to distribute throughout the world
this Christmas season. If you would like to pack a shoebox for
a needy child, instructions and labels can be found on the table
outside Rod’s office.
Paper Towel & Toilet
Paper Roll Collection
The UPWARD Cheerleading Commissioners are collecting empty paper
towel and toilet paper rolls. There is a marked box in the Fellowship
Hall for your convenience.
Depot Coat, Scarf, and Glove
September 30-October 28. For children, and for men up to 2XX.
(Any extra adult coats, scarves and gloves will be taken to West
Virginia for the Singled Out Mission Trip, November 16-18.) Please
donate only new or gently used, clean items. The in-gathering
will be on September 30 in the Fellowship Hall.
Flapjack Fundraiser at Applebee's
Saturday, October 20 from 8:00-10:00 am. Plan to join us in this
fundraiser at Applebee's to benefit the NC Missions Offering.
Tickets available at the church on Sunday.
Good Neighbors Outreach Ministry
Saturday, October 20 from 10:45 am - noon (following the Applebee's
Habitat for Humanity Workday
Saturday, November 3. Grants Crossing Lane, Spencer. Contact
Pete Teague if you want to participate.
The Singled-Out Ministry is putting together a cookbook. You
can help! We want you to submit a recipe (open to every one -
not just singles). Recipe forms can be picked up and dropped
off at the boxes positioned throughout the church.
LCT Choir Bonus Rehearsals
Sunday, November 4 from 2:00-4:00 in the Sanctuary.
Wednesday, November 28
(Dress Rehearsal) thru Monday, December 3.