Happenings in the life of FBC
Visit the Life Groups page to find a group to connect with.
Check the Life Studies page for current studies being offered.
For upcoming events, choose a ministry:
Here are some exciting Events comings your way!
Centennial Plaza If you are interested in purchasing
a personalized paver to be a part of
First Baptist's 100 Year Centennial Plaza,
please take a look at this brochure.
Upward Basketball & Cheer (k5-grade 8) Registration begins Sept. 29 for $90, $100 after October 23. Evaluations are October 24, 9 AM-Noon, or October 30, 5-8 PM. Visitwww.fbcbrandon.org/upward.
The Sweetness of Serving Women’s Holiday Event Friday, November 6, 7-9 PM, Dining Hall. $10 in the Church Office and Library. Join us for fellowship, desserts & a time of testimonials about our holiday ministries. If you’d like to share your favorite holiday sweet, email your recipe to email@example.com by Oct. 5, and provide 10-12 servings to share at the event. No childcare provided.
Deacon Nominations Please fill out a ballot available around campus after securing prior approval from nominee(s). Ballots due October 4.
Praying Like Jesus begins Wednesday, October 7, 6-8 PM, A-205. Led by Rev. Ron Smith. Visit the Church Library for workbook/journal costs.
What Love Is 1, 2, 3 John begins Tuesday, October 13, 9:15 AM, D-109. Seven sessions for women led by Windy Tucker. $13 books in the Church Library.
Living Christmas Tree Opportunity We are looking for your true Christmas story. Tell us how God revealed Himself through your favorite Christmas memory. Email firstname.lastname@example.org by October 18, for an opportunity to be printed in our Christmas program. The program will bless our Sanctuary December 6, 12 & 13 at 6 PM.
100 Year Celebration October 17 & 18. We’d like to include your story in the 100 year history of FBC Brandon. Email email@example.com about how this church family has impacted you. Schedule of events:
Saturday afternoon, October 17
Centennial Family BBQ- food, fellowship, games, and live music. Bring your own chair/blanket for seating. Entertainment Schedule: 4:30 PM The Band Justus, 5:20 PM Student Band, 5:40 PM First Voice Quartet, 6 PM Time Capsule Reveal, 6:15 PM The Band Justus
Sunday morning, October 18
Centennial Family Celebration: ONE worship service at 10 AM followed by the Centennial Plaza dedication and 100 Year group photo. Morning Life Groups and Evening Worship are dismissed (childcare provided).
Woodlawn Movie Night Saturday, October 24, 7 PM, AMC Regency Brandon. Tickets are $6 available in the Church Office, Library & MAC.
New Believers Class Wednesday, October 28, 6-7 PM, A-203. Led by Dr. Myles Dowdy.
Fall Fest Noah’s Arkcade Saturday, October 31, 2- 5 PM, MAC. Meal served at a nominal cost 1-5 PM. Those intersted in volunteering, contact Paul & Kristal in the Church Office. Bring packages of individually wrapped candy to the Church Office or Preschool Desk.
Audio/Video Team Committed weekly volunteers needed. If you are interested in more information email Hunter.Ginn@fbcbrandon.org
Church Library Catalog is now available! Have you set up your online account yet? See Sherry in the Church Library.
Compassion House Urgent Need Breakfast items: cereal, oatmeal, grits, pancake mix. Drop-off in bins located by the Dining Hall or at the House Tuesday, 5:30-7 PM or Wednesday, 10 AM-12 PM.
Meals-On-Wheels Drivers Needed Email Marcia.Goren@fbcbrandon.org.
Florida Baptist Children’s Home If you are interested in helping prepare or provide a meal periodically for a cottage, call Christy at 689-1204 ext. 202 or email Christy.Shimkus@fbcbrandon.org.
First Tuesday Outreach happens on the First Tuesday of each month. Welcome bags and visits will be available for you to pick up in the MAC Conference Room starting at 5 PM.
Bus Drivers Needed Join our Transportation Team. Call Jim Peppers at 695-7039 if you're interested.
Academy Registration Now Open for kindergarten-grade 7. Call 689-9435 or stop by the office for details.
Prayer Chapel (D-110) is available for drop-ins Sunday, 8:30-11:30 AM; Monday-Thursday, 8:30 AM-5 PM; and Fridays, 8:30 AM-1:30 PM. Please call 684-3459 to schedule personalized and Life Group seasonal times.