First Baptist Church West Frankfort
Thursday, November 23, 2017

Church Chimes

Monday Night Ladies Prayer  in the library at 6:00 p.m.  Please come and be a part of this united time of prayer.


Ladies' Bible Study: How to Study the Bible  every Tuesday,  6:30 p.m., at the home of Donna Gerth. Everyone is welcome. For more information, call the church office.


  Choir: Sunday evenings at 4:30 p.m. The Children's Living Christmas Tree Choir will practice on Sunday, November 19 and Sunday, December 1, at 5:30 p.m.


Women's Bible Study - Every Wednesday from 6:30 - 8:00 in the church library. This study is for women of all ages. Our Motto: Learning how to sit contentedly at the feet of Jesus! For more information, contact the church office or Roxanne Carson.

 Awana Children's Ministry: AWANA Clubs meet every Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. for children age 4 through 6th grade. AWANA Club is a place of excitement and fun where your child can learn about Jesus. They will have the opportunity to grow spiritually in a nurturing and loving environment as we teach them biblical truths and show them how to apply it to their everyday lives. Join us and bring a friend!

Nativity program and cookie social: December 17 evening service. The children will act out the nativity, read the Christmas story to us and lead us in singing Christmas carols. After the short program, there will be a church-wide fellowship...a cookie social! There will be simple crafts for the children.

   Operation Christmas Child:The drop-off center for OCC will be open on Monday, November 13 - 20.FBC members can bring the boxes to the drop-off center on Sunday, November 19, before Sunday school and after the morning worship service. Please continue to pray for this important ministry. Thank you in advance for those who have volunteered to work in the drop-off center!
  The Living Christmas Tree will be presented on Friday, December 8 through Sunday, December at 7 p.m. nightly. Please mark your calendars and plan to bring family and friends!
Broken Wing Women's Outreach Ministry meets every third Saturday at 10 a.m. in the FLC for devotion and prayer. All women are invited to this time of fellowship and encouragement.
  The nursery is in need of more workers to serve during the morning worship service! Please contact Mindy Clark if you can help.

First Baptist Church Ladies Brunch: Saturday, December 2, 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. in the lower auditorium. Praise and worship,devotion, prayer, and getting to know each other. Simple brunch: pastries, muffins, bagels, fruit, coffee and juice.
Senior Adults: Annual Thanksgiving/Christmas luncheon on Saturday, December 9, at 11:30 a.m. in the lower auditorium. The meal will be provided. Sign-up sheets are in the Sunday school departments. ALL senior adults are invited to join us.
Cookies for shut-ins: It's time to start delivering homemade goodies and fruit to those who are not able to get out and worship with us. We need donations of baked goods, apples, oranges, and candies. The bags will be made and distributed on December 5, from 12 - 4 p.m. Please contact Tammy Davis if you help with this ministry. Also, if you know of someone who is shut-in and you would like them to receive a bag of goodies, let her know that as well.
 The Lord sits as King forever. The Lord will give strength to His people; the Lord will bless His people with peace. I will extol you, O Lord, for You have lifted me up. Sing praise to the Lord, you saints of His, And give thanks at the remembrance of His Holy Name. Psalm 29:10-11 and Psalm 30: 1&4