September 8, 2015

First Baptist Church of Covington

"Glorifying God by Making Disciples of Jesus Christ"

Wednesday Nights at FBC

  • 6:00 p.m. - A study of Ephesians with Pastor Cody
  • 6:00 p.m. - Gospel Project for Children
  • 6:00 p.m. - LIFT at the Annex
  • 6:30 p.m. - Ladies & Men's Ensemble Practice
  • 7:15 p.m. - Sanctuary Choir Rehearsal

First Baptist Academy Zaxby's Night

TONIGHT - Bring your family to the bypass Zaxby's between 5:00 and 8:00 p.m. and tell them you are there for FBA school. The school is given a percentage of the money taken in during spirit night. FBA Spirit Night occurs the 2nd Tuesday of each month. This is a great way to support the wonderful things happening at FBA!

Anniversary

Pastor Charles Reynolds will be celebrating his 5 year anniversary with FBC this Sunday. If you would like, you may bring cards or notes of encouragement to the church office or mail them to the church at 1139 Usher St., 30014. We will gather these to give to Charles on Sunday.

Covington Fuzz Run

Saturday, September 12th - FBC Covington will have a tent at the Fuzz Run. We are looking for volunteers to host the tent between 7:30 and 11:00 a.m. Please contact Ralph Meaker at 770-786-9031 or rmeaker@firstbaptistcovington.com if you would like help for any amount of time.

Precept Ministries Training Workshop

A Precept Ministries Workshop entitled "How to Study Inductively" will be held Friday, September 11th and Saturday, September 12th from 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. each day. Contact Cindy Christy at 352-978-5654 or cindylchristy@aol.com if you have questions or would like to sign up.

Take A Meal

We have had some new arrivals to our church family! Asher & Karen Dozier welcomed Caroline Elizabeth on August 20th and Nathan & Hope Lord welcomed Ashley Hope on August 6th. If you would like to help in providing a meal for these families, please go to www.takethemameal.com. Search: Dozier and use password 2604 or Search: Lord and use password 2180 to sign up.

WASHED - Family Retreat

Mark your calendars for our 2nd Annual WASHED Family Retreat October 9-12 at Camp Hope in Dahlonega, GA. Cost is $150 per family and includes all meals. The weekend begins at 5:00 p.m. Friday night with dinner and concludes after lunch on Sunday. (Departure from the church will be at 1:00 p.m. for a 3:00 p.m. arrival) You may REGISTER (entire family) at www.firstbaptistcovington.com. Be sure to register each family member by using the drop down after first registering the Head of Household. Contact Pastor Josh at 770-786-9031 or jcornett@firstbaptistcovington.com if you have any questions.

Sons of Jubal Concert

The next Sons of Jubal Concert in the Atlanta area will be this Thursday, Sept. 17th at Wieuca Road Baptist Church, 3626 Peachtree Rd., Atlanta. The concert starts at 7:00 p.m. with pre-concert music beginning at 6:30 p.m.
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Get Connected!

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A Place to Serve

The Children's Ministry is in need of 2 Wednesday Night Gospel Project workers for the 2 year old class. Please contact Pastor Josh if you would like to serve in this area. 770-786-9031 or jcornett@firstbaptistcovington.com

Children's Choir

Sunday Nights at 6:00 p.m. in the Sun Room for 1st - 5th grade. We will be working on our Christmas Musical entitled "Christmas In Egypt". The performance will be Sunday, December 13th.

CHURCH OFFICE HOURS

Monday - Thursday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

(Closed from 12:00 - 1:00 for lunch)

Friday 8:00 a.m. - Noon


STAFF MEETING: The office will be closed from 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. on Tuesdays for Staff Meeting.