Bulletin 2-10-19


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 and Words of Ministry
  • Bryan College Chamber Singers
  • Giving | “Come, Christians, Join to Sing”
  • Message | Pastor Carroll Golden
  • Invitation | “Jesus is Lord of All”
  • Closing


Special Consideration:


  • FBC Athens would like to welcome The Bryan College Chamber Singers as they lead us in worship this morning!
  • Flowers today are placed by the Hammond family in memory of Leon Hammond.
  • Deacons of the week:
    • Travis Barnett
    • Shad Simms
    • Keith Price
    • Billy Tindell
  • Church Wide Prayer Guide for Our Pastor Search Process:
    • Pray for our Pastor search committee and church fellowship to have patience.
    • Exodus 14:14 – The Lord will fight for you; you need only to be still.
    • Psalm 37:7 – Rest in the Lord and wait patiently for Him.




  • A drop-in bridal shower for Jessica Baker and Drew Byers will be TODAY from 2 PM to 4 PM in the Fellowship Hall. Our church family is invited. Jessica and Drew are registered at Target and Amazon.




  • Evening service will be at 5 PM today.


This Week:

    Monthly Meetings – Monday, February 11th:

  • Finance – 6 pm
  • Missions – 6 pm
  • Security – 6 pm
  • Deacons – 7 pm.
  • Deacon wives will meet for prayer in the Atrium at 7 pm.

  Men’s and women’s Wednesday Night Bible studies meet at 6 PM.

  • The Women’s Bible Study will be reading “God of Covenant” by Jen Wilkin.
  • The Men’s Bible Study will be reading “Family Worship,” a topical study by Don Whitney.
  • Sign up sheets for both classes are available in at the welcome center in the Atrium. If you have any questions about these studies, please contact Pastor Drew.


Last Week:

    Budget Giving

  • Last Week – $19,047.54

    Budget Totals (Through December 2018)

  • Giving – $897,267.72
  • Expenses – $882,557.51

    Forward Giving (Through December 2018)

  • Pledged – $1,050,536.00
  • Given to Date – $751,321.91
  • Last Week’s Giving – $4,691.00
  • Project Expenses – $3,496,501.17
  • Total Project Giving – $2,437,821.68
  • Loan Balance – $1,331,416.14


Pastors and Staff:


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