Bulletin January 25, 2015


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

Welcome to FCC 

Thank you for choosing to worship with us today!


All Homeless Lunch Volunteers: If you are a regular or substitute volunteer, please attend a brief meeting in Room 103, immediately following the Worship Service.

Secret Sister Starting:  Sign up ends TODAY. For the forms and more information, stop by the Women’s Ministry Counter or contact Shena Dickson by email  at ShenaRee1@hotmail.com.

Upcoming Events

Wednesday Night Dinner: Amish Chicken & noodles, vegetable and salad or Chef’s salad entrée. Both choices include beverage and dessert for $5/person, $20/family maximum. Kids meal available. Sign up at the Events counter or online at www.fccfm.org/adults/wednesdays.

Men’s Work Day: Saturday, January 31, for roofing and grounds projects. Please park and meet at 8 AM in the west parking lot, by the church offices. Bring gloves, shovels, rakes if you have them.

FREE Brass in Blue Concert: Saturday, January 31, 2:00 PM. The Air Force Band of the West will be here at FCC. Please feel free to invite your friends to this great family-friendly event. Flyers available to post at your clubhouse or community bulletin board at the Events Counter.

Super Bowl Party & 3rd Annual Cornhole Tournament: Sunday, February 1, starting at 3 PM. BYOT (Bring your own tailgate!) We bring the game on a giant screen. Please contact Chuck Stroup at 239.935.9035 by cell or text to register for the tournament. Registration ends noon Super Bowl Sunday.

Women’s Ministry Potluck Brunch: Saturday, February 7, 10 AM in the Family Center. Join the ladies of FCC for a wonderful time with entertainment from members of the FCC Worship Team. Bring a dish to share. Visit the Women’s Ministry Counter for more information.

Discover FCC Brunch:  Sunday, February 8, at 12:00 PM in the Fellowship Hall.  You’re invited to learn more about FCC in an informal setting with    Pastor Gary and other leaders. Please make your reservation at the Events Counter in the lobby.


Cornerstone Dinner: Join our 55+ group for dinner and entertainment, Tuesday, February 10, 6 PM in the Family Center. Menu – Ham, scalloped potatoes, mixed vegetables, salad, roll and chocolate mousse cake for dessert. Entertainment by the “Good Twins” from Branson, with a fun night of music and comedy.  $10 all inclusive. Sign up and pay at the Events Counter.

Lunch Bunch: Thursday, February 26, we will meet for lunch at Oasis Restaurant at 11:30 AM, located at 2260 Martin Luther King Blvd, Fort Myers. Please sign up at the Events Counter, so we can reserve seating. All ages welcome!

First Annual NFS SURVIVAL WEEKEND: (Not For Sissies) March 12-15. We will leave Thursday evening and spend 64 hours in a Florida wilderness situation with only a survival ‘kit’ to use. (Knife, para-cord, flashlight, fishing line/hook, plastic drop cloth, water bottle, 2 matches). Survivors will return Sunday afternoon by 2:00 PM. Cost is $30 per person. Please contact Gary to register gcox@fccfm.org.

New Cornerstone Trip Scheduled! Join the 55+ group as the travel to Pigeon Forge and the Smokey Mountains, October 11-17, 2015. Tours, shows and activities scheduled. $550/person, double occupancy. A $75 deposit is required to reserve your spot! Sign up and information available at the  Events Counter in the lobby.

General Announcements

Faith Community Nurse: FCC is happy to announce  the return of Cindy Romeis and the Faith Community Nurse program, which provides  many services to the congregation. For more information and a complete list, please visit the Information Counter or reach Cindy at 239.691.0395 or faithnurse@fccfm.org.

FCC Personals

Our thoughts and prayers are with the Danowit family, for the passing of Aaron’s grandmother, Wilma Stanchfield.