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Church Songs – Women’s Bible Study

Do we really understand what we’re singing? Have you ever raised your Ebenezer?  Just what is a bulwark, anyway? What about that Christmas angel Herald/Harold?  Was that really his first name? Beulah Land. Where exactly is that? A sheave.  Isn’t that a woman’s dress? What about fetters?  Are they for eating like apple fritters? A…

Resurrection Sunday

We are about to celebrate the greatest event In the history of mankind. It has changed more lives than any other event.  In fact it is so amazing that many people don’t even believe it happened.  The event I am talking about is the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead.  I’m sure you know…

LENT: TURNING YOUR SOUL TOWARD GOD

Some of us grew up in churches that follow an annual church calendar. If that’s you, you may have memories (good or bad!) when you hear the word “lent.” Way back in church history, lent was not related to Easter, but was a time of preparation for baptism that included fasting. Later, lent became a…

Songs Matter – Special Playlist

The songs we sing really matter. By that I mean – they matter to our soul.  The content, lyrics, and theology of the songs we sing and listen to act as a rudder for our hearts & minds for better or worse. At FBC we aim to sing songs during our worship services that unite…

Ministry Restart Plans

By Pastor Tim I want to update you on ministries that have looked different this year. We are planning to open some ministries, and they can open as soon as we can recruit and schedule the volunteers. Nursery: needs 60 volunteers willing to serve about 1/month Beginner’s Church: needs 10 volunteers willing to serve about…

Learn about FBC

Are you newer to FBC and would you like to know more about this church? The Pastors? FBC’s various ministries? Then, we invite you to Pizza with the Pastors on Sunday, March 14 at noon.  This free luncheon is designed to help you become more familiar with FBC and for us to learn more about you. …

21 Days of IMpactful Prayer

We are one of a large number of churches from across the globe affiliated with the Converge movement that will be holding 21 Days of Prayer. Imagine what will happen when churches around the world focus wholeheartedly on communicating with our amazing God through prayer. Your power to be used by him to effect change…

Light in the Darkness

by: Pastor Kim, Interim Lead Pastor One of the joys of Christmas is taking time off from work and the normal pressures of life. We often schedule our vacation to give ourselves a break. There is one truth however that continually stares us in the face, “Life doesn’t stop for Christmas.” We can’t schedule a…

Is Honey Sweet? Bible Reading for 2021

by: Pastor Tim, Pastor of Discipleship Is honey sweet? Most everyone would surely answer, “Yes, of course!” But how do you know that honey is sweet? One person might never have tasted it themselves (too bad for them!), but have been told that honey is sweet and believed it. This is one way of knowing.…

Missionary Spotlight

Dec 20 | 9:45-10:30 AM during Adult Sunday School | in Gym Sherri Paulson grew up at FBC and is one of our supported missionaries serving in Ghana. Come hear from Sherri about what God is doing in Ghana, some praises, and prayer requests.