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  • Events and Gatherings




    JOY Group: If you are 55 and up we would love for you to gather with us on September 26 at 10:30 in Petros (our student building) to hear our guest speaker, Robin James, from Middle Alabama Area Agency. She will be sharing information and answering question about long term care planning, public and private benefits, medicare open enrollment and resources for caregivers, the elderly and people with disabilities. Lunch will also be provided! If you are interested in attending please let the office know by calling (205) 338-9444 no later than September 23rd at noon. 


    Picnic at the Springs: Make your plans now to jon us at Shocco Springs on Sunday, October 6 from 3 until dark for a picnic and a time of relaxation. We will be grilling hamburgers and hot dogs and are asking you to bring chips and desserts. There may even be a little friendly competition with a corn hole tournament and pedal boats will also be available for your use. If you prefer not to drive, Mark will be driving one of the church busses. Space is limited so if you are wanting to ride on the bus, please call the church office at (205) 338-9444 to sign up. This is going to be a great time to relax together with your church family!


















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  • 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 888111 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: 888111 Message: FBCPC

    KEYWORDS:
    • FBCPC ( General church information)
    • IRONMEN (Men's Ministry)
    • THE WELL (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

    Petros Pantry Food Ministry: The Student Ministry is beginning a food ministry for the people in our community. Each month we will have a focus. For the month of September, we are focusing on providing spaghetti for our shut-in friends. We are asking that you help us collect items that they can prepare and cook. Donation suggestions include spaghetti noodle, sauce, parmesan cheese, canned fruit and snack cakes (for dessert) and $10 grocery gift cards for purchasing meet. You can also make financial donations and the students will purchase the supplies. The students will be distributing these items on Sunday afternoon, September 29th. You can drop off your donations on Wednesdays and Sundays at PETROS or at the church office during the week.  








Deacon Reserve List  2019

The results of the Deacon Reserve List Election are that all on the ballot were elected for addition to the Deacon Reserve List.

Those elected were Kyle Barrentine, Joseph Creew, Shannon Gunnells, Jonathan Zeiger, Josh Guthrie, and Gabe Hackney.

Kyle Barrentine, Joseph Crew, SHannon Gunnells and Jonathan Zeiger are already precbiously orfained deacons and will be added immediately to the Reserve List. Those currently on the Deacon Reserve List and these four new additions to the list will be eligible for election to the active voting body of deacons on Sunday, June 2, 2019.

Joshn Guthrie and Gabe Hackney will serve as Deacon Apprentices for the next year in preparation for future ordination. Their service as Deacon Apprentices will begin on Monday, May 6, 2019.

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