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Swimming, Fun, Dinner, and more. Middle School Swim & Study begins Wednesday, June 17 at 6pm. $3 per student per night or $20 for the summer. Call Nick Nowakowski for location.
We are in need of people to help with technical ministries on Sunday mornings! We will train you. Once you’ve been trained, we will only schedule you once per month (one practice and one Sunday), we promise! Unless, of course, you’d like to serve more often…Don’t let all of those fancy buttons on the soundboard scare you anymore! Please contact Robert or Shelanie Voorheis at (805) 238-4419 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Children’s ministry is in need of some supplies for their classrooms. You can help update our supplies by purchasing any of the items on our wish list. Thank you for your generosity.
K-2nd Grade Teacher—1st Service
3rd-5th Grade Teacher— 1st Service
Preschool Helper—2nd Service
1st-2nd Grade Helper— 2nd Service
3rd-5th Grade Teacher/ Helpers—2nd Service Muralists
Dress Up Clothes
Treasure Chest Toys
Books For Reading Center
Flat screen 46-52’’ TV
C.A.R.E. Connection AM 2015 Session begins Tuesday, January 13 at 9:15 A.M. at First Baptist Church in the Ministry Center.
Mom2Mom led by Heather Bess
Mom2Mom is a gathering of women in all stages of motherhood to connect and partner together as they seek Christ and His Word. 2015 Session will be studying the book Calm My Anxious Heart by Linda Dillow. Cost is $14.00 for book.
Biblical Feasts led by Debra Nicolds
Throughout the Old Testament, God commanded the people of Israel to observe feasts and holy days to remember the mighty things that He had done. This class will help us understand and experience God’s appointed feasts and what they mean to us as followers of Jesus. There is no fee for this class.
The Gospel of Mark led by Sandy Garman
The earliest of all the Gospels, Mark could more accurately be called, “The Gospel according to Peter.” Journey with us through this Gospel account of who Jesus is and what he came to do from the eyewitness of John Mark and Peter. There is no fee for this class.
Becoming a Woman of Faith/Becoming a Woman of Prayer
led by Karen Bess
This study will take you through 2 books by Cynthia Heald and help you develop a life of worship, surrender, patience, and prayer as you deepen your relationship with God and become more like Jesus. $10 for each book
C.A.R.E. Connection PM returns on Tuesday, January 13 at 6:30 PM
Behold, Jesus Is Coming!: Revelation led by Janine Kramer
We often think revelation is too hard to understand. Bu it is not. This study will remove your fear of the unknown, give you hope for tomorrow , and give you new confidence in God’s sovereignty and justice. Cost is $10 for book
Register is now open for Hume Lake Winter Camp 2015. The cost for our 3 night camp is $275 which If your student intends to go to Winter Camp, please fill out a registration form online, and submit it with a $50 deposit by January 11, 2015, $100 after January 11. You may download a Hume Lake Camper Packet which contains all the information that you will need to get started. Click on the link below to register for Hume Lake. Spots are limited so register early.
Please contact Nick Nowakowski or Sandy Garman if you have any questions regarding camp or the registration process.
We look forward to a great camp year in 2015.
Pastor of Student Ministry
Pastoral Administrative Assistant
Pastor Mike and Sandy are planning a mission trip in 2015 to Ethiopia and Germany. You can help. Read this letter which will tell you all about the trip. Go to the Donation button if you wish to donate.
C.A.R.E. Connection AM returns on Tuesdays at 9:15 AM Child Care Provided
Fall Session: September 9—December 9, 2014
Mom2Mom led by Heather Bess
Mom2Mom is a gathering of women in all stages of motherhood to connect and partner together as they seek Christ and His Word. We will be considering how God is using the circumstances of your parenting to drive you into dependence on Him! We will be using the book Treasuring Christ When Your Hands Are Full by Gloria Furman as a springboard for conversation and connection. Join us as we meet together to laugh, cry and embrace the journey of motherhood. Cost is $10.00 for book.
Hosea: God’s Persistent Love led by Debra Nicolds
Go and marry a prostitute.” These are the first words God spoke to his prophet Hosea. Why would he ask this of one of his special spokesman? Because he wanted to teach Hosea, the nation of Israel and all of us today a lesson we would not forget. This a lesson is painful yet glorious; a lesson of love, pursuit, and redemption. There is no fee for this class.
Ephesians led by Sandy Garman
The book of Ephesians is a foundational book for the Christian Life. The Apostle Paul tells us who we are and how to live in the light of this knowledge. The good news Paul presents will radically transform how we view ourselves and our daily responsibilities. There is no fee for this class.
C.A.R.E. Connection PM returns on Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at 6:30 PM
Trusting God Even When It Hurts led by Janine Kramer
Adversity is hard to endure and can even be harder to understand. If God were really in control, why would He allow that tragic auto accident or crucial job loss? As we begin to explore the scope of God’s power over nations, nature, and the details of our lives, we’ll begin to acknowledge His loving sovereignty . And as you come to know Him better, you’ll find ourselves trusting Him more completely—even when life hurts. Cost is $10 for discussion guide. Book is optional and $13.
KidsQuest is back beginning Wednesday, February 4 at 6 PM-7:30 PM.
Cost is $10 per child for children K-5th grade.
New Time: 6 PM-7:30 PM!
KidsQuest is an engaging, fun time for kids that teaches them Biblical principles for life.
KidsQuest for 5th Grade will be a new curriculum of Spiritual Disciplines. To help our students get ready for the Middle School years, Amber Wimmer will be leading them through topics such as like Gratitude, Prayer, Fasting, Control of the Tongue, and more. Register your 5th grader for KidQuest. Cost is $10.
Exalt! Choir begins February 2 at 6:30PM NEW NIGHT: MONDAY
Our rehearsal season begins February 2nd and ends March 30th, culminating with the opportunity to sing for our Easter Sunday Worship Services on April 5th. Rehearsals are every MONDAY evening from 6:30-8pm in the Ministry Center. For more information, please contact Shelanie Voorheis, Director of Worship, at email@example.comContact Shelanie Voorheis at 238-4419 or firstname.lastname@example.org .