Bulletin 11-25-18


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:


  • Prelude Welcome
  • “O Worship the King”
  • “Tell Me the Story of Jesus”
  • “Come Behold the Wondrous Mystery”
  • Offertory Prayer | Chuck Bivens
  • Giving | “Hymn of Praise”
  • “Is He Worthy” – soloist Brandon Glover
  • Message | Pastor Carroll Golden
  • Invitation | “Shout to the Lord”
  • Closing




  • Join us for Sunday evening service today at 5 PM!


Church Wide Prayer Guide for Our Pastor Search Process:


  • Week Ten: Pray that our next pastor would begin new relationships at our church in the right way, even during the search process.
  • PRAY FOR Committee Members: Jennifer Collins, Amber Garner, Jerry Howell, Jeff McCay, Billy Tindell, Travis Barnett, Betty Christman.



    Deacons of the Week:

  • Greg Lohning
  • Rob Shamblin
  • Chuck Bivens
  • Garry Shipp

    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.     The Hanging of the Greens Service will be Sunday, December 2nd at 5 PM.     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.     KidSing will present their musical, “The Christmas Express: Finding Joy in the Journey” on Sunday, December 9th at 5 pm.     The Widows/Widowers Banquet will be Wednesday, December 13th at 12 pm. All widows and widowers are invited to come as our guest. Please sign up at the Welcome Center in the Atrium.      

Last Week:

    Budget Giving

  • Last Week –  $ 16,063.00

  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 – $4,850.00

  Project Expenses – $3,496,501.17 Total Project Giving – $2,372,547.78 Loan Balance – $1,386,356.55      

Pastors and Staff:


  • Carroll Golden, Interim Pastor
  • Tim Ellis, Minister of Music
  • Drew Byers, Minister of Youth
  • Karen Ellis, Children’s Ministry Director