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Advent Season

By Pastor Kim As we move into the advent season, we once again celebrate the greatest event in human history to date. His Second Coming will be amazing and profound in so many ways, but his first coming is equally profound. God took on human form just like us.  Over the years I have come…

Angel Tree

Prison Fellowship’s Angel Tree is a ministry that reaches out to children who carry the heavy burden of the incarceration of their mom or dad. Angel Tree connects us with opportunities to serve families with children whose mom or dad is in prison by buying a gift that these children will receive on behalf of the…

OCC Thank You

Thank you to all those who participated in the Operation Christmas Child shoebox ministry this year. We had a record year with 164 shoeboxes going on the journey from FBC to children around the world who will receive your gifts and hear the gospel story. Thank you, FBC!  Be in prayer for these children and…

Connecting Generations this Thanksgiving

Friendsgiving is a great opportunity for us to connect as God’s church. This intergenerational event will give students (7-12th grade) and Golden Agers (age 50+) time to get to know each other and encourage one another as the body of Christ all while enjoying delicious food. After dinner, we will spend time in God’s Word, worship Him…

Send Good News & Great Joy with OCC

Through Operation Christmas Child, God has provided unparalleled opportunities to impact the lives of millions of boys and girls in over 160 countries. Many of these children have never received a gift and never heard the true meaning of Christmas- until they open a shoebox filled with gifts from people like you. Jesus said, “Go…

Serving Opportunities

God’s word is so clear. God set his love upon us and saved us not to give us a life of comfort, where we live to please ourselves. He set his love upon us to broadcast his great love by serving one another. God calls us to serve in the body of Christ. Would you…

Membership Class Coming Up

Membership is an important way for followers of Jesus to publicly declare their commitment to the person, message, and mission of Jesus Christ through the local church. The first step in the membership process at FBC is participating in the Membership Class facilitated by Pastor Tim Becker. A class is being offered on Saturday, November…

Pastor Appreciation Month

God has been faithful to provide FBC with rich Biblical teaching, Christ-centered spiritual guidance, and humble leadership through the Swensons and Beckers. October is Pastor Appreciation month, a special time to show thanks and gratitude to our pastors and their families. There are special envelopes at the Welcome Center for financial gifts, but feel free…

Why are we still waiting?

By Pastor Tim Have you ever waited for something? Of course! Sometimes the wait is not too hard. Other times, it seems tortuous. What’s the difference? When we really prize the thing, we are waiting for or when the wait is long, the wait is harder to endure. At FBC, we’ve been searching for a…

Sunday School For All

Sunday School for all ages begins Sept 12 and meets from 9:45-10:30 AM. Children Preschool through 12th grade can be registered HERE. No registration necessary for nursery or adult classes. For Sunday School on Sept 12, all adults and 7-12th grade students are invited to the gym for a time with the Bahire family. The…