4.13.14 :: Weekly Announcements

RESTORE :: SUNDAY SCHOOL

Today we will gather together during the SS hour in the Family Center for a time of family worship, a DVD and prayer time. There is no SS on Easter Sunday. Enjoy the Easter Brunch next Sunday!

 

ALL COMMITTEE MEETINGS

Standing Committees will meet on Monday, Apri14 at 7:00 pm.

 

RELATE :: MOPS MEETS THIS WEEK

MOMS OF PRESCHOOLERS:  It's time to take a break from the day to day and pack up the munchkins for an outing! Come on out and be blessed by a sweet time of sharing and networking with other moms from our community at our monthly MOPS meeting. Choose from Wednesday at 6:15pm or Thursday at 9:00am in the Fireside Room. This month's speaker will be Rebecca May who will be sharing on the topic "When Life is a Mess." Childcare is provided free of charge. Please contact Beth Clouse with questions at 641.590.6991.

 

GOOD FRIDAY SERVICE

Join the FBC Family for a meaningful Good Friday Service at 7 pm on April 18. We will meet in the Family Center for a time of reflection.

 

EASTER LILIES MAY BE SPONSORED

The Easter Lilies will be arriving next week on Easter Sunday. If you would like to sponsor a lily in memory of a loved one, or just to take one home, please call or stop by the church office. They are $8.

 

CONGRATULATIONS PAGELS!

We welcome Caleb Benjamin Pagel to the FBC Family! Caleb, son of Josh and Diana Pagel was born at 3:59 pm on Monday, April 7. He was 6 lbs. 12 oz., and 20 in. long on his first day. Blessings to you!

 

GIRLS & GALS GALA IS COMING!

Save the date May 10 for the Annual Gals Gala brought to you by the Women’s Ministry Team. Sign up today for a fun, inspirational morning! Remember to invite someone special to come with you!

 

RELATE :: RAGBRAI IN FOREST CITY

FBC is in the planning stages for the visit of the bikers this July 22. But the bikers have been calling for the past month, looking for places to stay overnight. The church will be open to our visitors, but some request homes for the night. If you are open to blessing some tired bike-riders this July, please find the sign-up sheet at the Information Center or just call the church office.

 

RELATE :: WALKING AT CHURCH

The Women’s Ministry Committee encourages anyone interested, to come to FBC to walk! Walking not only exercises our body, but also our mind and spirit. Call a friend to meet you and double your fun. Please call the church with any questions, 585-4171.

 

FAMILY NEEDS

At Good Sam:  Elaine Gapp and Bob Holland. Dick Quayle (therapy), Lorraine Quayle (Hospice Home Care), Lorraine Swanson (broken legs), Tim Nelson (Aplastic Anemia treatment), Bob Formanek (heart), Ron Purchase (blood disorder), Heather Clement (infection) and Olivia Child (abscess & infection).

 

CHURCH FINANCIAL REPORT

Weekly Budget Need:  $11,011

March 16—$6,151.84                March 23—$7,927.48

March 30—$9,274.45                April 6—$13,554.75