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  • Events and Gatherings

    Saturday, July 14- Reset Day! We are asking that all Life Group/Sunday School teachers use this time to "put things back together" in their classrooms. Please encourage your class to come out and help! This will be from 9 am - noon.

    Sunday, July 15-  Preschool Area Reopening! Come down and check out our beautifully, new renovated Preschool Area!

    Wednesday, July 18- Operation Christmas Child Shoebox Packing Party! This is when we take everything we have been collecting over the last couple of month and pack them into shoeboxes to send all over the world! We will begin at 6:30 pm in the MPR! We will also have an Ugly Christmas Sweater Contest followed by a Sweet Treat Christmas Dessert Fellowship!

    July 23-July 27-  Our 3-6 graders will be heading out for their summer retreat to Panama City Beach. Please be in prayer for our leaders and our children as they travel and as they learn more about relation with the Father.

    Wednesday, July 25-  Family Movie Night! Join us at 6:30 pm in the MPR with your families as we enjoy a family movie together. There will be nursery.

    Thursday, July 26-  Our JOY Group will be enjoying a magician for the entertainment in July. They will meet in Petros at 10:30 am and lunch will follow. Be on the look out for more information in the mail. *If you are 60 and older and would like to be on the JOY mailing list to receive information on the monthly entertainment/outings, please contact Mary Staggs or by calling the church office at (205) 338-9444.


     Wednesday, August 1- Family Fun Night! The children of FBC will enjoy inflatables while our parents/adults will learn about social media dangers from Richard Minor. This begins at 6:30 pm



  • TEXT INFORMATION

    With everything that goes on in our every day lives. sometimes it is difficult to keep up with what is going on next. Well, that doesn't have to happen here at FBC. You can get important information right in the palm of your hand!

    You may be asking how? 

    All you need is a texting device!


    • Type 51660 in the "to" box of a new text message.
    • In the "message" box of that new text, type one of the following keywords that corresponds to the area of ministry that you would like on going information on. If there are several ministry areas, you can only use one keyword at a time.
    Here is an example: To: 51660 Message: FBCPC

    KEYWORDS:
    • FBCPC ( General church information)
    • IRONMEN (Men's Ministry)
    • THEWELL (Women's Ministry)
    • PETROSU (College Ministry)
    • PETROS (Student Ministry)
    • KIDMIN (Children's Ministry)
    As always, if you have any questions you can call the church office at (205) 338-9444
  • Serving opportunities

    • The Good Neighbor Committee provides a meal for the family when a member passes away. The meal is on the day of the funeral; either before or following the service. If you are willing to provide vegetables, salads, and/or desserts on occasion for this ministry, please contact Julia Skelton at (205) 913-1762.


    • Our annual Christmas in July Packing Party for Operation Christmas Child will be on July 18th this year. Throughout the Spring and Summer we will be asking for you to help us fill up those shoe-boxes by bringing in different items. Below you will find a list of items and their dates that we will be collecting. The boxes for collection will be placed in the hallway behind the Sanctuary and in the MPR lobby. Items can also be placed in the church office.
    -> May 6 & 13: underwear and socks (all sizes)
    -> May 20 & 27: accessories (hats, sunglasses, flip flops, hair accessories, combs, play jewelry etc.)
    -> June 10 & 17: stuffed animals and dolls.
    -> July 1, 8 & 15: school supplies

    For more information on the Samaritan's Purse and Operation Christmas Child click here.