Special Missions Emphases
December 3-9, 2017: Week of Prayer for International & Global Missions
During this week of prayer we pray for our missionaries serving overseas and give to the Lottie Moon Christmas Offering (Southern Baptist Convention) or Global Missions Offering (Cooperative Baptist Fellowship).
Pray: On Saturday morning, December 2 at 10:30 a.m. enjoy a hot breakfast, interesting missionary speakers Carla and Tom Allinder and a time of prayer for missions in Flamming Hall. Tom is now Logistics and Global Properties Leader for the International Mission Board, having served in South and Southeast Asia. Breakfast is $6.00. Call the church office for reservations.
On Sunday pick up prayer guides for the week in your Sunday School class or at the kiosks. Continue to pray each day.
Learn: Tuesday, December 5, join Women on Mission in Flamming Hall at 10:30 a.m. Eleanor Witcher, Leader of the International Mission Board Prayer Team, leads a study on Russia. Stay for lunch at noon, $5.00; no reservations required. Men and women are invited.
Wednesday, December 6, at 6:15 in Flamming Hall hear Dr. Andrea Klimt, professor at Baptist Theological Seminary, Elstal, Germany tells of mission work in Austria and Germany.
Give: Sunday, December 10, give generously to support missions and missionaries. You can use the gold missions offering envelope or give online. FBC Offering goals are: Lottie Moon Christmas Offering (Southern Baptist Convention): $51,000 and Global Missions (Cooperative Baptist Fellowship) $20,000.
March 2018: Week of Prayer for North American & Global Missions
During this week of prayer we pray for our missionaries serving in North America and give to the Annie Armstrong Easter Offering (Southern Baptist Convention) or Global Missions Offering (Cooperative Baptist Fellowship).
June 2018: Week of Prayer for Associational / Network Missions
During this week of prayer we pray for the River City Faith Network, Camp Alkulana and other ministries of the Faith Network and give to the Camp Alkulana Offering.
September 2018: Week of Prayer for Virginia Missions
During this week of prayer we pray for our missionaries serving in Virginia and we give to the Alma Hunt Offering.