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This Week at FBRoswell

Activities this week at First Baptist Roswell
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MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers)
September 2018 through April 2019

We are starting a MOPS (Mothers Of Preschoolers) Group! Our group will meet on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month from 9:30 AM- 11:30 AM September-May. This group is focused on building community for moms of preschoolers. We would love for you to join us! Participants must have at least one child who is Kindergarten or under. Interested in learning more? Go to our website or the Information Center! Know a mom who might be interested? Download a flyer or pick up at the Information Center!

Register at:  MOPS.org/groups/fbroswell.
For more information,
contact us at MOPS@fbroswell.org


Mission of the Month - August
Back to School Supply Drive

Back to school supply drive benefitting children in need at Roswell North and Vickery Mill elementary schools. Donate school and snack supplies. Stop by the Information Center or click below for a complete list of items needed. Drop off all donations at the Information Center or place in the blue collection bins.

For a complete list of supplies  CLICK HERE.


Parenting With Love and Leadership
October 7 ● 2:00 - 5:30 pm

John Rosemond at First Baptist Roswell.
Join us on Sunday, October 7th from 2:00 -5:30PM as we host America’s most-widely read parenting authority, John Rosemond. This thought-provoking seminar will address contemporary parenting challenges with practical, tested solutions. Cost is $15 per person or $20 a couple.For more information, CLICK HERE

TICKETS: $15/PERSON; $20/COUPLE
To Purchase tickets, CLICK HERE


SAFE Seminar
August 24th and 25th

Parents of preschoolers through middle schoolers, join us for this very important seminar! We will focus on keeping children safe physically, emotionally, and spiritually. Learn how to talk to your kids about personal safety, sexuality, and other sensitive topics. Friday, August 24th from 7-9PM and Saturday, August 25th from 9AM-3PM. $60 per couple. Childcare provided.
Click here for more information and to sign up >>


Other Announcements

Services in August: During the month of August, we will continue to have our 8:30AM service in the chapel. The 11:00AM service will be in the Sanctuary.

Senior Recognition: Next Sunday, August 26th, we will be introducing our 2018-2019 high school seniors at the 11:00AM service.

Prayer Partners: Prayer partners are needed for our high school seniors. Prayer partners are secret and will pray for, encourage, support, and recognize achievements throughout the school year. Secret prayer partners are revealed at school year-end. For more information, please contact Robert at robert@fbroswell.org.

Miss Mary's Ice Cream Crankin': The annual fundraiser for The Drake House will be held Sunday, August 26th from 2-4PM in the Roswell Square. We need crankers to make and scoop homemade ice cream for the event. Sign up to volunteer online or at the Information Center. If you can’t make ice cream, come eat it instead! Entry is $6 a person, $25 per family (up to 5 people).

Join Us for Date Night-Camping Edition: at Church, Saturday, September 8th, from 5 PM- 8 PM. Bring your significant other and have a blast as we build community, have fun playing games, and learn more about what’s in our backpacks. Dinner will be served, and we’ll have S’more stations for dessert! $20 a couple, childcare included. Sign up online or at the Information Center!

Mentoring a Child: Are you interested in making a difference in the life of a child? One to two hours a week can make all the difference! Mentor a child at Roswell North Elem. for an hour a week, or help with the afterschool program at Vickery Mill Elem. for two hours a week. Contact Jessica (jessica@fbroswell.org ) or stop by the Information Center for more information!

Growing in the Word: Looking to grow in your faith? Sign up to participate in a very special course offered in partnership with Mercer University. Led by Dr. James M. King, "Intro to Christian Theology" will meet each Thursday from 6:30PM-8:30PM for 8 weeks. First class is Sept. 20th. Cost is $160 per person or $210 for a couple. Sign up online or at the Information Center.

“His Light” Youth Ensemble Gathering Sunday, August 19th: All 8th-12th graders interested in being in youth choir are invited to meet at 5:15PM in the Music Suite and then go for the annual “Mexican Feast” together. Join our Interim Director Kirk Bullington for a great time of fellowship! Regular rehearsals will begin Sunday, August 26th at 5:15 PM.

Wednesday Night Dinners Prepaid Savings Plan: Wednesday night Dinners and activities start back on Sept. 5th. We are offering a discount for those who regularly attend Wednesday Night Dinners. Each person will get $1.00 off per meal for 14 weeks starting September 5th. Each adult plan for 14 weeks is $98.00 and each child plan is $56.00. Purchase your meal plan online or at the Information Center from now until Sept. 2nd.  If you need to update your dinner reservation for this year, you can update it online or by filling out the white card in the pew rack & and placing it in the offering plate.

Haiti Mission Trip: We have rescheduled the Haiti Mission Trip for Dec. 28th-Jan. 4th, and we are excited to open this trip up to anyone who would like to join us. Please contact Robert (robert@fbroswell.org) by August 26th, if interested. Cost is $750.

Deacon Ministry: The Special Projects Team is looking to lend a helping hand! If you know of someone in need of help around the house with yard work or home repairs, please contact Ruth in the church office.

College Prayer Partners: If you are interested in connecting with a college student throughout the school year as a prayer partner, email lucy@fbroswell.org for more information and to sign up.

MISSION OF THE MONTH FOR JULY UPDATE: Your generous donations to the Baby Boutique in support of the Pregnancy Aid Clinic clients was awesome! The donations included over 800 diapers, over 1000 wipes, baby blankets, baby clothing, and a variety of other things a “baby needs”. Thank you to the congregation for being “on mission."

Save the Date: September 11th for the first Women on Mission meeting at 10:30AM in room 210. Vicki Parker, Stone Mountain nurse, will speak with a salad luncheon to follow. Please bring your favorite salad and an item of socks, underwear, pj's or a donation for Foster Care. If interested, you can work on a mission project at 10:00. All women are invited!

Hope for Grieving Children: A support group for grieving children impacted by death and for those who are part of their lives will begin its twentieth year on Sunday, September 9th at 4:30PM. For more information, contact Dr. Doyle Hamilton doyle@fbroswell.org or (770) 587-6980.