Happenings in the life of FBC
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Here are some exciting Churchwide Events coming your way!
Gift of Hope Volunteers Needed Visit www.brandongiftofhope.com to volunteer for the Thanksgiving and/or Christmas holiday distributions.
Church Library Closed November 22-29 for the Thanksgiving holiday.
Thanksgiving Dinner & Service Tuesday, November 24, 5 PM Dining Hall. $5 at the door for a traditional Thanksgiving dinner. Worship in the Sanctuary at 6:30 PM.
Thanksgiving Holiday Schedule November 25 all regular Wednesday evening activities are dismissed. The Church Office is closed November 26 & 27.
A Look at ISIS Through Christian Eyes: A Response to Radical Islam December 2, 9 & 16, 6:30-7:30 PM, D-114. Led by Rob Watwood.
Centennial Plaza Paver Christmas Gift Consider gifting a paver to your loved ones for Christmas- a keepsake that will last a lifetime. Fill out a brochure and turn it in to the Church Office with payment by December 6 to receive a specialized card about your gift to give your loved one, please take a look at this brochure.
Living Christmas Tree December 6, 12 & 13, 6 PM, Sanctuary. Free and open to the public. Deaf interpretation provided Dec. 13.
GriefShare Surviving the Holidays Wednesday, December 9, 6-8 PM, A-201.
Florida Baptist Children's Homes' Open House Friday, December 11, 6-8 PM, Lakeland Campus (1015 Sikes Blvd. Lakeland 33815). Cookies needed for the cottage and the church sponsors. If you'd like to provide cookies, email Christy.Shimkus@fbcbrandon.org by Dec. 9.
Christmas Music Celebration Sunday, December 20, 5 PM, Sanctuary. Hear the SilverTones, Student Choir and other musical guests.
Christmas Eve Service Prelude music begins at 4:30 PM, service begins at 5 PM. No childcare available- families are encouraged to attend together. Children will participate in a special story time.
New Horizons Christmas Ornaments are available in the Church Library for $10. A few FBC Brandon ornaments are still available! All proceeds support New Horizons Group Homes for special needs adults.
Two 4th Grade Life Group Teachers Needed Sunday mornings at 10:30. Contact Paul Pucciarelli in the Church Office.
It's Time for Fall House Cleaning Children's choirs would love to take your unwanted items (trinkets, jewelry, figurines, wallets, key rings, unused candles and soap, toys, stuffed animals, etc.) to place in their reward store to "buy" gifts for family and teachers with their choir "money." Bring to the Church Office for Sandy Lewis.
Cuba Mission Trip February 2016. Scholarships needed- contact Paul Pucciarelli or Myles Dowdy in the Church Office.
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.
Women’s Ministry Needs small devotion books and supplies for an ongoing outreach ministry. Drop off books in the Church Library. Items needed include: lunch-sized gift bags, small gifts for women and children such as princess or superhero items, makeup removal wipes, feminine supplies, nail polish, and hair items.
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.