Bulletin 11-18-18

Bulletin 11-18-18      

Welcome Visitors!

  We are honored with your visit! You and your family are important to us and we gladly welcome your presence. If you would, please fill out a gold Connection Card found in the back of the pew  and place it in the offering plate or hand to an usher at your convenience. We would like to contact you, but we promise to not be overwhelming. Thank you for your visit and please feel free to return!  

Order of Worship:

  • Welcome & Words of Ministry
  • “10,000 Reasons (Bless the Lord)”
  • “Great Is Thy Faithfulness”
  • Offertory Prayer | Travis Barnett
  • Giving | “Hymn of Praise”
  • “Come Thou Fount, Come Thou King”
  • Message | Pastor Carroll Golden
  • Invitation | “Come, Ye Thankful People, Come”
  • Special Recognition
  • Vote on Annual Budget Closing


Church Wide Prayer Guide for Our Pastor Search Process:

  • Week Nine: Pray that God would give our next pastor a love for our church and a sure calling to leave his current position.


  • John 21:16 – Simon Peter said to Jesus, “Yes Lord; you know that I love you.” He said to him, “Feed my lambs.”



Our church-wide Thanksgiving Dinner will be TODAY at 5 PM in the Fellowship Hall. The church will provide the turkey, drinks, bread and paper products. Please bring a side dish and/or dessert. There will also be an opportunity for photos—both serious AND silly—so make sure you join us for this time of food and fellowship.


This Week:


Senior Adult Luncheon is Tuesday, November 20th at 12 pm in the Fellowship Hall. Stephanie Ring will be singing during the program. Cost is $5.00. A sign-up sheet is in the Welcome Center.


There will be no evening activities on Wednesday, November 21st. The Church office will be closed on Thursday, November 22nd and Friday, November 23rd.


Deacons of the Week:

  • Travis Barnett
  • Shad Simms
  • Keith Price
  • Billy Tindell



A Work Day for Hanging of the Greens will be Monday, November 26th at 10 AM. If you would like to help decorate, a sign-up sheet is in the Welcome Center.


If you are going on the Senior Adult trip to Callaway Gardens (Dec. 4th & 5th), the bus will leave FBC at 8 AM on Tuesday, December 4th.


Last Week:


Budget Giving

  • Last Week –  $ 22,240.35

  Budget Totals (Through October 2018)

  • Giving – $731, 982.18
  • Expenses – $729,474.39

  Forward Giving (Through October 2018)

  • Pledged – $1,050,536.00
  • Given to Date – $686,058.01
  • Last Week’s Giving – $ 2,082.77
  • Project Expenses – $3,496,501.17
  • Proj. Giving – $2,372,547.78
  • Loan Balance – $1,386,356.55


Pastors and Staff:


  • Carroll Golden, Interim Pastor
  • Tim Ellis, Min. of Music
  • Drew Byers, Min. of Youth
  • Karen Ellis, Children’s Min. Dir.