Bulletin August 10-2014


Children & Adult Bible Classes: 9:00 AM
Worship: 10:30 AM
Wednesday Night Programming 6:30 PM

General Announcements 

Women’s Bible Study: Starting August 21, at 6:30 PM, Linda Cox home. The study will be on the book of Romans. The cost for the book will be $21. For more info or to sign up, please visit the Women’s Ministry Counter.

College Age Small Group: Are you college age and want to be a part of a small group? Join us for the first meeting on August 17, at the home of Sam & Brittany Pepper @ 7 PM, as we begin this new small group. Refreshments will be provided. If you would like to go or need more information, please contact Sam Pepper at the church office or email at spepper@fccfm.org.

Upcoming Events

Attention All Public & Private School Teachers: We want to pray for you! If you haven’t filled out a pew card yet, please do. We need your name, school, grade and email address filled out with the word “TEACHER” printed on top and placed in the offering bag.

Bloodmobile and Blood Pressure Ministry: This month, the bloodmobile and the blood pressure ministry will be here on Sunday, August 24, near the Portico entrance.

Wednesday Night Dinner and Classes start August 20th: We need volunteers for set up at 4PM, to serve the dinners at 5PM, and for clean up at 6PM or volunteer for all three. If you can volunteer, sign up at the Events Counter today.

FCC Lunch Bunch: On August 28, at Chili’s, 1760 NE Pine Island Rd., in Cape Coral. We meet at 11:30 AM at the restaurant. Please sign up at the Events Counter. All ages are welcome.

A Few Seats Left: Cornerstone is taking a trip this Fall to Branson, Missouri from November 15 thru 23. This trip is packed with shows, activities, and shopping! Visit the Events Counter for more information or to sign up. Deposit of $75 is required with sign-up. Final payments are due September 9.

Upcoming Events


Full Class Descriptions and Sign up Sheets Available in the Lobby Today!

The Bible in American History – Led by Louis Piche: Experience the untold story of our nation’s history in the American Heritage Series. Discussion time will fol- low.

Book of James: Basics of Holy Living – Led by John Molle: Come and explore the depths of the Book of James, where he confronts, diagnoses and deals with the areas of misbelief and misbehavior in the early Christian church.

Hymn Sing & Study – Led by Mark LaRue and Vi Morningstar: Sing beautiful tra- ditional hymns, followed by a wonderful bible study!

LifeQuest – Led by Gary Cox ($10 Material fee) : What if making disciples was simple, enjoyable, and for everyone? Being a disciple is a journey…a Life Quest.

Men’s Study:

I Am Second – Led by Jason Panicaro: I am Second is a movement meant to in- spire people of all kinds to live for God and for others. Find the hope, peace, and fulfillment they found. Be Second.

Women’s Studies:

Body & Soul – Led by Lacey Davis & Tara Stroup: Each week, we will study a different passage of the Bible and how it pertains to taking care of both our body and soul. There will be 25 minutes of devotion followed by a 25 minute workout. We will be using the Focus T-25© Workout

What Happens When Women Say Yes to God by Lisa TerKeurst – Led by Aman- da Herdrick: This book reveals how honoring God produces a life of deep joy and great purpose. It is an invitation to seek God and boldly ask for and expect more from the Christian life. Please purchase or download the book on your own for the class.


Preschool: Classes are offered for birth to 5 years old. Age appropriate activities will be taught to refresh your preschooler’s mind about the story they heard the previous Sunday.

Elementary: All children, K-5th grade CRASH! Wednesday Nights in Fort Faith Come experience the exciting Game Show where the BIBLE and FUN Collide! We will also have an exciting musical this season – “Fear Not Factor”.

Youth: “Thrive” is youth group designed for middle & high school students. We meet @ the Student Worship Center 6:00 PM for free time – air-hockey, basket- ball, pool, café time and more. Program starts at 6:30 PM with group games, wor- shiping , a challenging word and meaningful small group discussions.


FCC Personals

Congratulations to Maurice Robinson on being baptized into the FCC family!

Alice Williams, longtime member and friend of First Christian Church, went to her heavenly home on Saturday, August 2.

Our condolences go out to the Bauman family. Mike Bauman’s mother, Margaret Bauman, passed away Tuesday, August 5.