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Join us for worship every Sunday at 10:30 am. We'd love to meet, serve and grow in faith with you through our various ministries. In the upcoming weeks, the following pastors will be preaching:
February 1 Rev. John Bell
February 8 Rev. Jim Carmean
February 15 Rev. John Bell
February 22 Rev. John Bell
March 1 Rev. John Bell
We are so blessed to have these men minister to us each week as we await a full time Senior Pastor.
4th Annual Big Game Party
Sunday, February 1
5 pm to game's end
in the Teen Center
Come and watch the football teams compete and battle it out!
Bring: 1) a snack or appetizer-type food item for our potluck snack table
2) a comfy chair if you have a portable favorite from home
3) a friend, neighbor or relative - All are welcome!
Beverages will be provided by church.
Not a big football fan? Don’t worry! We will have a big selection of games to play, and you won’t want to miss the food, fun and friends.
Our Core Ministries meet from 9:10 - 10:10 am Sunday mornings, September through May in Fellowship Hall.
Our "Family Groups" are for ages 6th grade through all adults. (6th-12th graders will have their own discussion group/table)
See you Sunday, and come at 9:00 to get a cup of coffee.
DIVE classes are for children birth to grade 5.
What can you expect at D.I.V.E.?
D.I.V.E. is a small group ministry for children, preschool through 5th grade that uses a balanced approach to introducing children to God, His acts in history and salvation and essential Bible concepts. Children participate in lessons, crafts, games and various group activities while learning foundational Bible stories to know, love, and do God's word.
Age groupings are as follows:
Birth - Preschool (Rm. 105); Parents Room (Rm. 104)
Grades K-3 (Rm. 106)
Grades 4-5 (Rm. 109)
We meet from 9:10 - 10:10 am Sunday mornings, September through May on our lower level.
See you Sunday!
Our community clothes closet is open:
February 7 10 am to 12 pm
Entrance is on the east side of the building by St. Charles Rd.
Clothing is available in all sizes, birth - adults, are free, and especially may be helpful to you as the seasons change. Please come!
Call the church for any special arrangements you may need in regards to getting clothing.
March 1, April 5.
Family Game Day:
February 21, 1 pm to 7:00 pm.
Anyone is welcome to join in at this event. Bring games to play if you have them -
whether they be old or new. Or bring a puzzle or craft to work on. Or bring your
guitar or other instruments for singing and music. Come for part of the time or the
entire time. The choice is yours! Food and drink will be provided. Contact Ralph
Russell or the office for more information.
Youth Event: February 14, 6pm-9pm
Grades 6 to 12
We're going to meet for an enjoyable Valentine's Day party at FBC. We'll have an awesome (surprise) dinner and a movie that will be sure to impress. We'll be "dressing to the nines" for this party from 6-9.
We are collecting Coins for CareNet.
Pick up your bottle in the foyer -
Fill it with coins -
Bring it back by February 15!
We are active with area churches in prayer for our community through City One Prayer. Join us on the 1st and 3rd Saturday at 8:30 AM at Elmhurst Christian Reformed Church, 149 W Brush Hill Rd., Elmhurst.