Feedback – Results of Congregational Input Survey

The Pastoral Search Team completed the church profile, thanks to your help in participating in the Congregational Input Survey.  Your assistance with listing priorities for ministry undertakings and what is important to you about FBC will help us accurately describe to potential candidates our community of faith and expectations for […]

Nicaragua Advent Conspiracy results

Nicaragua – Advent Conspiracy Update: Our commitment as a Matthew 25 church is alive and well! Daily we serve the homeless, the cold, the hungry, and medically needy right here in our community, providing prayers, food, shelter, and home to the free medical clinic. We’ve extend those efforts globally to the small […]

FBC Search Team Progress Report

Happy New Year! Thanks to your timely responses to the all-church survey, the FBC Church Profile is nearly complete. A church profile is a self-study conducted by the Pastoral Search Team. The FBC profile is useful in several ways. Our profile documents who we are, what we believe, how we operate and […]

Treasurer’s Report: January 1 – November 30, 2014

Financial update:  Generous giving during November and December has put us back in the plus for “Net Income.”  A strong financial year-end finish will be a great help to determining our 2015 spending plan. A complete financial report for 2014 will be available at our Semi-Annual meeting on January 18, […]

Good News for Kikongo! Update from Glen Chapman

The Kikongo Pastoral Institute was established in 1948 with the objective of training rural pastors for the Baptist church in Bandundu province. There has been a push to raise the qualifications and level of training of rural pastors. There are a number of good reasons to do this. Due to the […]

Church Board Notes December 2014

On becoming a Matthew 25 church where all are welcome and cared for. Your Church Board held its regular, second Wednesday, meeting on December 10th. The primary topic of discussion was the ongoing efforts to provide hospitality to our neighbors living on the margins. Our primary outreach takes place each Monday and […]