Educator Sunday

New Pictorial Directory — 2017

Good news! The online scheduling site for FBC’s upcoming Lifetouch photography event is set up and ready for use so our families can schedule their own appointments for photography.

The online scheduling site includes a Member site via a unique link.

Here are the easy instructions for sign-ups:

1- go to the Member Site: https://booknow-lifetouch.appointment-plus.com/y6gk9h26/

2- On the dropdown box, on the left, simply select the number in your party you wish to have photographed. (See graphic below for pictorial details.  Click on it for a larger version.)

3- After selecting the number, a calendar will appear under the number in party. Select one of the available dates (appears in a white box with blue date number). Select your available date.

4- Pick on the time by clicking “Book It” (right part of the page, beside the date.)  If you want a later time, click the “Next” box (lower right hand corner).  Times are available after 4pm.

5- Complete the simple requested info.  (See graphic below.  Click on it for a larger version.)

Please note that including your phone number and/or email, this service will provide you with follow-up reminders for your selected day and time for the scheduled session.

Note:  you MUST CLICK “Finalize Photography Session” on this page (black oblong button at the bottom).  You will receive a confirmation page with your scheduled day and time.

It’s easy, simple and straightforward…..join FBC pictorial directory today!

School Supply final update

Here’s the final update on FBC’s Back to School mission this year from Ray:

One picture shows 576 packs of paper! Another shows boxes of supplies ready for delivery to Foster Children.

Other pictures are of book bags and supplies.

We collected 510 book bags. We delivered 6 boxes of school supplies to Social Services for the Foster Children. They were thrilled and said it was more than we have ever given in the past.

We had between $2500 – $3000 donated to help us buy the supplies. This was combined with the generous donations of people who brought book bags and various supplies. While it is hard to estimate the value, the supplies and book bags that will be given away amount to at least $5,000.

We are grateful to our entire church family and others in the community who made contributions to this effort!

Thanks FBC!

God is good ……  all the time!

 

Wednesday Night Reservations update: August 2017

Make your Wednesday night reservations by emailing wednesday@fbclex.org. You can also call the church office at (336)245-1261, extension 102. Reservations can now be made for our kickoff on September 13 with Matthew Weaver and Clay Lunsford.

FBC Aerials.

Looking from Heaven onto FBC!

 

 

 

You’re Invited! And bring a friend!

09.10.17
First Baptist Church Uptown
3-7 p.m.

You’re invited! Save this date!  Bring a friend!

FBC Block Party
An afternoon of music, food and friends with some great fellowship!

Join us for a fun-filled afternoon in the FBC parking lot on 3rd Avenue!

Free Entry & Free Food

VBS Action: Hero Central

Check out the visual recap of FBC’s 2017 Vacation Bible School, themed Hero Central.

Called Deacons Meeting

There will be a called meeting of our Deacons on July 9, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. in the Chapel.

Vacation Bible School 2017

VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL
JULY 10–14

Calling all heroes, calling all heroes…Registration is now open.  Kids VBS ages 3 – through 8th grade, Adult Study and Volunteers

HERO CENTRAL
“Discover your strength in GOD!”
Monday, July 10 – Friday, July 14
5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Dinner 5:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Register on line at
http://2017.cokesburyvbs.com/FBCLEX
or call Kelly Mitcham – 336-596-6581

Get ready for an action packed 5 day
Superhero Training Camp where kids experience awesome adventures alongside some of their favorite Bible heroes and discover their strength in God! HERO CENTRAL prepares kids to DO GOOD, SEEK PEACE and GO AFTER IT!

Needed Superheroes:
Bible Storytellers (2)
Adult Bible Study Leader
Music Leader
Youth Leader (6th– 8th grades)
Missions Leader
Snack Leader
Dinner Crew
Guide Assistants
Pre-school Leader for 3 year olds
AV Tech
Registration
First Aid
Decorators
Cleanup Crew

Items Needed:
2 large refrigerator/freezer boxes
Masking Tape
Packing Tape
Duct Tape (colors, designs, etc.)
Fishing Line
Safety Fencing (orange/yellow)

Church Security

Beginning July 2nd, 2017, we will be locking all external doors to the church other than the Sanctuary Doors at 11:10 a.m. This includes the Fellowship Hall doors, the elevator lobby entrance, and the MBCC entrance and the bell tower door.

Ushers will have access to doors if needed during the worship service.

We apologize for any inconvenience, but the safety and security of our congregation is our number one priority.