CONCERT WEDNESDAY AT FBC
The band, Lybecker, will be on stage in the FBC Family Center on Wednesday, May 20 at 7 pm. Doors open at 6:30 pm to this show for the entire family. Admission is a non-perishable food item for the FC Food Bank. Sponsored by First Baptist and Bash on the Farm, this group will perform at Bash, June 19, 20. Fliers are at the Info. Desk.
90TH BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION
Phyllis Johnson will be honored at an Open House hosted by her family from 2 – 5 pm on Thursday, May 21 at the Forest Plaza Assisted Living in Forest City, to celebrate her 90th birthday. Phyllis requests no gifts please. Family and friends may send cards to 635 Hwy 9 E, Forest City, IA 50436.
RENEW :: PRAYER FOR WOMEN’S RETREAT
The Prayer Room will be set aside next Sunday, May 24 at 10 am for a time of prayer for this fall’s Women’s Retreat at Pine Lake Camp. Our ladies are hosting at camp which means planning the weekend. Please join us to pray for our speakers, music and all those who will attend Retreat on September 18-20.
SENIOR ADULTS SUPPER AND MEETING
Come, join the senior adults for a Mystery Supper and last meeting until fall. We will meet Tuesday, May 26, 5:30 pm, Fireside Room.
SUMMER HOURS START MAY 31
FBC will begin a Summer Worship Schedule on May 31. Worship will be at 9 am and no Sunday School for children. Summer schedule will be from May 31 through September 6; between Memorial Day and Labor Day. We look forward to following Jesus together!
CHILD DEDICATION SUNDAY JUNE 7
We will have a child dedication on Sunday, June 7 for any family that wants to dedicate their child. If you’d like to be a part, please sign up at the Information Desk or call the church office.
VBS DONATION STATION NOW OPEN!
Registration still open! Music CDs at VBS desk!
Pick a tag, sign your name on sheet, return item to church
office by Wednesday, May 27, initial sheet.
Thank you to our church family for helping us celebrate our 50th Anniversary. We were truly blessed! ~ Bob and Val Formanek
We would like to express our sincere thanks to all our young boys and girls from Vision who gave of their time on Saturday, May 2 to rake leaves and pick up sticks for us. They filled 25 garbage bags! We were so impressed with their kindness and commitment to complete the task. Also a big thank you to Justin and Tiffany Gapp and Lydia Thompson who readily pitched in and have created a great group of responsible young adults. We feel richly blessed! ~ Gene and Shirl Ostermann
FAMILY PRAYER NEEDS
Lola Bruns (broken arm, pelvis), Sarah Ham (cancer surgery), Sophus Duea (back surgery), Chuck Erding (cancer treatment), Logan Johnson (eye recovery) and Becky Hagen (cancer treatment); At Nursing Homes: Elaine Gapp, Lorraine Swanson, Sandy Clement and Dick Quayle.
PINE LAKE CAMP SCHEDULE
Memorial Day Family Camp May 22-25
Pray for Family Campers: Jake/Lydia Thompson, Juanita Stevens
CHURCH FINANCIAL REPORT
Weekly Budget Need: $11,611
April 19—$9,437.22 April 26—$11,280.55
May 3—$9,392.42 May 10—$7,115.33