January 5, 2016

First Baptist Church of Covington

"Glorifying God by Making Disciples of Jesus Christ"

Wednesday Night Activities This Week

  • 6:00 p.m. - Fellowship Hall
  • 6:00 p.m. - Gospel Project for Children
  • 6:00 p.m. - LIFT for Youth
  • 6:30 p.m. - Ladies & Men's Ensemble Practice
  • 7:15 p.m. - Sanctuary Choir Rehearsal

Technology Conference This Sunday!

This Sunday, January 10th - We are hosting a one-day conference for parents and teenagers called, "Devices: Living and Parenting in a World of Technology." It will be an incredible evening that will equip your family to approach all the technology in your life with biblical wisdom. We're bringing in Adam McLane, author of "The Parents Guide to Social Media," as well as several other experts in various areas. The conference will be FREE, and you definitely don't want to miss it! Register online at www.firstbaptistcovington.com, visit the event page on Facebook or call the church office at 770-786-9031.

FBA Zaxby's Night

Tuesday, January 12th - Have dinner at Zaxby's on the bypass between 5:00 - 8:00 p.m. and tell them you're there to support First Baptist Academy. FBA receives a portion of the sales for the evening when FBA is mentioned. FBA Zaxby's night is at the bypass location the second Tuesday of each month.

Discover FBC Class

Sunday, January 17th - Join the staff of FBC and discover more about our church and where you can join in the ministry. The class will be held from 9:00 a.m. - Noon in the Conference Room on the first floor of the Fellowship Hall Building. Contact Pastor Ralph Meaker if you would like to attend this session of Discover FBC. 770-786-9031 or rmeaker@firstbaptistcovington.com.

Honduras Mission Trip

Sunday, January 17th - There will be an informational meeting at 5:30 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall Building, Room FH 206, on the second floor for anyone interested in going on the mission trip to Honduras . If you have already attended an informational meeting, then you do not need to attend.

First Impressions/Ushers Meeting

Sunday, January 24th - Pastor Ralph Meaker will hold a First Impressions/Ushers meeting for all volunteers. If you are not currently involved in our First Impressions ministry and would like more information, please join us for the meeting. This meeting will be held in the Fellowship Hall at 4:00 p.m.

Middle School Mystery Retreat

February 19-21st- Register online at www.firstbaptistcovington.com. $50 deposit due at time of registration, $110 total cost. Parents, contact Pastor Matt if you have any questions.

Church Directory - Don't Miss Out!

We want everyone to be a part of our new church directory. It's not complete without you and your family! Schedule your appointment at www.firstbaptistcovington.com or at the computers located in the Callaway Room or the Fellowship Hall lobby. Dates to choose from are February 3rd - 7th and February 10th - 14th. Times are between 2:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. Wednesday - Friday, Saturday 10:00 - 5:00 p.m. and 12:30 -5:00 p.m. on Sundays. Each participant will receive a copy of the directory and a complementary 8 x 10. The background for the portrait will be blue. Call the church office and speak to Lilly if you have any trouble with signing up.

Together For The Gospel

April 12 - 14th - T4G Conference in Louisville, Kentucky. Come together to remember the burning truths of the Reformation, apply its spirit of protest to our times, and take courage for life and ministry. Cost is $250 and you may contact Pastor Ralph Meaker for more details.

Get Connected!

If you are receiving this weekly email, you can have access! You can have access to the church database on your home computer. If you have a smart phone, you can have it all at your fingertips on your smartphone including the church calendar through the ACS ChurchLife app. Contact Lilly in the church office and she will walk you through getting connected.

Office Hours

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

(We close from 12:00 noon - 1:00 p.m. 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.