FBC Enews:  October 20, 2020

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This Sunday – Nov. 1: “In Person” and “Live Stream” Worship

Message: “Marginal Care'”
Scripture:  1 Kings 17:1-16
Preaching: Dr. Daniel Cash, Sr. Pastor
Service Order and Info

All Saints Sunday
This Sunday, November 1, we will be celebrating All Saints Sunday, remembering those who’ve passed on over the past twelve months, and joining together in remembrance and thanksgiving at The Lord’s Table.

Fall Back – Time Change
This Sunday marks the Daylight Savings Time change as we fall back an hour.  Enjoy the extra rest and come to worship refreshed!

Birthday Parade
You are invited to join a drive-by birthday parade for Corie Wheeler tonight (Oct. 27).  We will gather at 6:20 p.m. at the church parking lot to drive past Corie’s home and wish her a happy birthday.  Or, you can just come by the Wheeler’s from 6:30 to 7 p.m.

Trunk or Treat Help
Can you help host a trunk for Trunk or Treat on Oct. 31 (5 p.m.)?   We will meet the children and families of the neighborhood in our church parking lot – taking care to be safe with Covid-19 measures.  A sign-up sheet is in The Gathering Place, or speak with Keith or Teresa Arbuckle.

Adult Education & Faith Formation Opportunity
You are invited to join Pastor Dan for a six session Wednesday Bible Study via ZOOM beginning November 4.  The study will utilize N.T. Wright’s work “Surprised by Hope” and incorporates a video message, along with group discussion.  Contact Pastor Dan if you are interested in being part of this study.  Study guides will be available (until they run out) for $7/each.  A Zoom link will be provided.

Bell Call-Out Wednesday, October 28th from 7:00-8:00
Our next Bell Session will be this Wednesday at 7:00 in the sanctuary – all are welcome! We will continue to familiarize ourselves with the bells, play through some hymns, and talk about plans for the future. See you then!

In Sympathy
We extend sympathy and condolences to the family of Robert (Bob) Downin, who passed away on October 25.  A Memorial Service will be held at First Baptist on Friday, October 30 at 11:30 a.m., with calling from 9:30 a.m. until the service in the sanctuary.

Please remember Sharon and her family in your prayers.

Sing! Global Conference Change
The Sing! Global Website has switched platforms. You can now find it on the Getty Music Plus website. Instructions for how to access this conference through the end of the year can be found here:  Sing! Global Access Guide

Choir Scheduling
To anyone that has attended our choir community visits – be checking your email for future scheduling plans.

Samaritan’s Purse Operation Christmas Child
The deadline for bringing back the filled Christmas Boxes is Sun., November 8.

This Week’s Church Calendar:

·        Cash Grow Group via Zoom, Wed. Oct. 28 at 7 p.m. (final session)

·        Bell Call-Out, Wed. Oct. 28 at 7 p.m.

·        Men of Faith/Beatitudes study, Fellowship Hall, Fri. Oct. 30 at 7:00 a.m.

·        Trunk or Treat, Oct 31 beginning at 5 p.m. – church parking lot

·        Worship & 2nd Hour Session, Sun. Nov.1 beginning at 9:30 a.m.


We hope you have a great week!

Pastors Dan & Daniel

First Baptist Church – Columbus, IN