Tanner Class News
FBC Covington, 11/10/14
CLASS PRAYER REQUESTS
- Shane White (Hinkle's son) - health issues
- Josh - new to area, needs a new church
- Tracy - health issues; surgery on 11/17
- Lisa Baker - breast cancer
- Katherine - John McDonald's sister - salvation
- Shirley Dial's grandson, Brett Fisher
- Morgan / Jordan Families
- VETERANS and those serving in the US Military protecting our freedom
- Police Officers
If you're away from SS class for any reason and need the class to pray for you, please let us know!
CHRISTMAS CELEBRATION ON DEC. 13th
If you are on Facebook, there is an Invite to the Party on our Class Facebook Page. Please respond to the Invite so a head count can be started.
Mary Ann, Bobbi, and Saba are the party planning team for this event and here's what we know so far:
DATE: Saturday, December 13th
PLACE: FBC Fellowship Hall
FOOD: Celebrity Chef "Cheffrey" Hinkle will be cooking the turkey or ham and everyone will be asked to bring a covered side dish to go with it.
COST: $5 donation p/person to cover the price of the meat
GIFT: Please consider making a donation to support a local family during the holidays. One family will be selected for our class to sponsor. More information on this will be available soon.
There will be a Sign-Up Sheet in Sunday School to start the list of side dishes and desserts that class members plan to bring.
VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDED FOR THESE ITEMS:
- Christmas Photo Props - see MaryAnne for ideas and to volunteer
- Photo Booth - we need someone to volunteer to create the backdrop for the photos; let MaryAnne know if you can take on this task
- Decorating & Setup - more details later
Mark this date TODAY so that you can attend. Don't forget to respond to the Event on our Class FB Page for a head count.
2014 CHURCH-WIDE EVENTS
Prayer Seminar - "Living a Praying Life," Nov. 16th, 2-4pm, featuring Jennifer Kennedy Dean
Church Conference - Nov. 16th
Missions Conference - Nov. 23-24th
Volunteers needed to help decorate the church Christmas Tree - Nov. 24th in the morning; more details to be coming from Scotty Wells before the date
Community Thanksgiving Service - Nov. 25th, Grace United Methodist Church, 7:00pm
Debt Reduction Sunday - Nov. 30th
Ladie's Christmas Gala - Dec. 2nd; to host or decorate a table, contact either Joan Castellana @ 770-787-9195 or DiAnn Wheeler @ 770-788-0222. 27 men are needed to be servers at this event - please see Keith Caldwell or call the church office to sign up!
Holiday Memorial Service - Dec. 7th; call 770-786-9031 fro questions; forms are located in the lobby and are due to church office by Nov. 14th
Christmas in Charleston - December 8-11th for ages 50 and over; register at www.firstbaptistcovington.com
OUR CLASS FACEBOOK GROUP
You can search for the Group using the title "FBC Tanner SS Class" and you should find it. It's a Closed Group, meaning that it is intended for class members, visitors, and church staff only and not just the public at large. Once you submit a request to join the group you will be accepted.
The Christmas Celebration Invitation can also be accessed on our Group Page. So, join us on FB today!
Dr. Cody H. McNutt, Senior Pastor
Charles Reynolds, Pastor of Median & Mature Adults and Church Administrator
Ralph Meaker, Pastor of Discipleship
Tim Barnes, Pastor of Worship
Matt Funk, Pastor of Students & Families
Josh Cornett, Pastor of Children & Families
1139 Usher Street
Covington, GA 30014
Mon-Thur - 8:00am to 5:00pm
Closed Noon to 1:00pm for lunch
Fri - 8:00am to Noon
Note: Office is closed on Mondays from 1:00-2:00pm for Staff Meeting