This Week at FBRoswell
Activities this week at First Baptist Roswell
2017 Angel Tree For Foster Care
November 15th - December 19th
The annual Angel Tree for Foster Care is now available outside the Sanctuary (piano side). Take an angel or two, purchase your gift(s) and return your items by Sunday, December 10th. Please do not wrap the gifts! Thanks in advance for your continued support of this mission project.
Beyond Our Walls Service Day Registration
Registration is now open
Mark your calendars for Feb. 10, 2018! Invite your friends, neighbors and relatives to participate and help us reach Beyond Our Walls to serve the Roswell community. Registration assistance for those who need help with the online registration process will be available outside the sanctuary beginning in early 2018.
Beyond Our Walls Service Projects Nomination
Nominate Individuals or Families
We are looking for service projects for our light construction/outdoor project crews for Beyond Our Walls 2018. If you know of an individual or family who could use our help around their house, please submit the BOW Projects Nomination Form.
Mission of the Month - November
YM Ensemble: will sing Sunday, November 26th at 11:00am Worship Sercvice. Director: Maryann Tyler
SALT Ministry Game Days: Save the dates: November 28 and December 19. Bring your lunch and join us from 12:30 PM until 4:00 PM in the Joy House.
“Alive” High School Bible Study: Sunday November 26th 6:45 PM – 7:45 PM in the Joy House. Facilitated by Barry & Angie Hensley, Snacks will be served.
Gifting Grace: We are asking our church family to give the gift of loving grace this holiday season. If you are interested in inviting someone who would otherwise spend the holidays alone to join you and your family or if you are looking for an adoptive family this holiday season, contact Ruth 770-587-6980. Flyers with more info available outside Sanctuary.
Holiday Hope- A Time to Remember and Give Thanks: Wednesday, November 29th at 6:30 PM in the Chapel. A worship service with the opportunity to give thanks for our loved ones who have died and give thanks to God for the gift of their life which lives on through us.
Family Advent Wreath Making: Our families will be making real Advent wreaths on Wednesday, November 29th, at 6:30 PM. Wreaths are $10 a family. Sign up now with Jessica (email@example.com). Reserve your spot now!
Ushers Are Needed: We are in need of ushers for both the 8:30 am and 11:00 am services. If you think this is something you would be interested in volunteering for, please contact Robert Turnbull at firstname.lastname@example.org, Jamie Watson at email@example.com or call the church office 770-587-6980. Thank you!
One Service November 26th: Join us for Sunday School and the 11 AM Service. No 8:30 AM Service on Nov. 26th.
Sundays in December: As Christmas and the New Year approach, take note of our special service times in December: On December 24th and December 31st, we will worship together at 10:30 AM. There will be no 8:30 AM Service or Sunday School on those days. Our two Christmas Eve services will be at 5:00 PM and 11:00 PM on Sunday, December 24th.
Order Your Poinsettia: For a donation to the flower fund of $12.00 per plant, a poinsettia can be placed in the sanctuary in honor or memory of someone special to you. The names will be read during the Sunday evening Greening Service on December 3th . Envelopes for the Christmas Flowers can be found in the pews. Please indicate whether your order is “In Memory” or “Honor Of” your special person. Ordering deadline is Sunday, November 26th.
Christmas Music: Join us for three wonderful nights of music and worship as we celebrate the birth of our Savior! December 3rd: Greening of the Sanctuary 6:30 PM with the Christmas Sampler to follow. December 10th: Instrumental Christmas 7:00 PM. December 17th: “Jesus” a Christmas Musical 7:00 PM.
Christmas Sampler: Bring your favorite Christmas goodies to share at our Christmas Sampler following the Greening on Sunday, December 3rd (Please, FINGER FOOD ONLY)
OCC Youth Warehouse Trip: Thursday, Dec. 7th meet at the Church at 5:00 pm. We will work at the warehouse from 6-10 pm. We should be returning by 10:45 pm. Please bring money for dinner. There is limited space, so if you’re interested in going, contact Robert at firstname.lastname@example.org
Youth Christmas Party: Saturday, December 9th 6:30 PM -9:30 PM in the Brantley Seymour Building. Come and see the beautiful decorations, enjoy good food, win prizes, and play games. We will have our traditional gift exchange that should cost no more than $10-$15. Please keep it in good taste. Be sure to invite a friend. College students are welcomed to attend as well. Hope to see you there!
Elf Workshop: Sunday, Dec 10th 4:00 PM-6:00 PM in the Gym for grades 3 Year old – 5th grade. Your kids will make 3 gifts, enjoy pizza, Christmas goodies, and watch a Christmas movie. Please RSVP to Jessica at email@example.com, if you are interested in your child attending.
Flowers: If you would like to donate flowers to be placed in the sanctuary on a Sunday morning in 2018, please call Ira in the church office 770-587-6980 to reserve the date you desire.