Posts by Donna Weed (Page 7)

Mission Moment for August

Mission Moments FBC is all about Mission, Mission locally and Mission Internationally. These volunteer efforts build relationships that grow and endure. Sometimes local and international mission intersect. Larry and JoAnn Sims attended the Pilgrimage at Camp Minidoka in Idaho during the last week of June. The Pilgrimage is a yearly return trek of those Japanese…

WORSHIP in the PARK

Sunday, August 14 – 9:00 am to 2:00 pm – at DISCOVERY MEADOWS PARK 10 am Worship – a REFLECTIVE & INTERACTIVE Worship Celebration, Message: “Salt & Light”, Matthew 5:13-16 Followed by a POTLUCK Lunch and FUN for the entire family! Come experience this great park and start to imagine what you and your children…

VBS at FBC

Aug. 1-2-3-4 (Mon-Tue-Wed-Thur) Sign up your kids – Forms are in the church office and here   PLEASE let Erika know if you can VOLUNTEER! We’re joining with McMinnville Cooperative Ministries to offer all of our kids a hands-on, fun-filled Vacation Bible School that focuses on building community. We’ll be using Under Construction, a curriculum created…

July Worship Highlights

July 3   Communion Sunday, Message – “The Beauty of This Place”, Psalm 50 July 10   Message – “Enough for Today”, Matthew 6:25-34 July 17   Message – “Thing on These Things”, Philippians 4″1-8 July 24   Message – “On Production”, James 1″19-27 July 31   5th Sunday Message – “Longing, Again”, Psalm 27

May Church Board Notes

This month’s Church Board meeting included a report on the newly forming Congregational Care Ministry.  Nine of the fourteen people expressing interest in this ministry met on May 9th to begin planning. As the Nominating Committee reported on progress being made to fill the slate for election at the June Semi-Annual Meeting, the Board added…

June Small Group Events

Gluten Free Friends – Saturday, June 4 at 9:30 am (will not meet July/August) Knit Wits – Tuesday, June 7 & 21 at 7:00 pm (Gina’s – 971-237-2789) Knit Wits – every Thursday at 9:30 am (Linda’s – 971-237-6828) Together Works – Monday, June 13 (summer planning) & June 27 (poetry night) at 7:00 pm…

Church Board Slate of Officers, 2016-17

Moderator – Susan Chambers* (2018) Vice-Moderator – Martha VanCleave (2017) Secretary/Clerk – David Ferry* (2018, to complete Raina Banu Clayton’s term) Treasurer – Don Watson (2017, 3rd year) Worship & Spiritual Growth Council – Peggi Lilly (2017) Missions Council – JoAnn Sims* (2018) Christian Education Council – Helen Anderson* (2018) Administration Council – Joyce Early*…