Michael and Meghann by letter
Brant and Jodi Kirk by letter
Claude and Lori Hoffman by letter
...the fear of the LORD is clean, enduring forever; the rules of the LORD are true, and righteous altogether. More to be desired are they than gold, even much fine gold; sweeter also than honey and drippings of the honeycomb.
UPWARD Basketball and Cheerleading. Playing kids’ basketball with Upward is not only fun for your child, but a great fit for your family. Participant and volunteer registration is available at FBC and on our website at fbcep.com/upward.html.
Women on Mission. Women on Mission (WOM) will meet on Tuesday, October 3 at 11:00 a.m. in room F101. Our guest speaker is Thomas Everett, head of the digital information board at the Museum of Art. Lunch will be provided for $5 per person.
Young at Heart in October. All who are free on Thursday, October 5 at 11:00 a.m. are invited to have lunch ($5 per plate) and play dominoes with Young at Heart, a group open for anyone who has the opportunity during the week to meet for Ministry and Fellowship.
CWJC Banquet. First Baptist Church will host the Christian Women’s Job Corps Fall 2017 Banquet on Thursday, October 5 at 6:30 p.m. in Price Hall, featuring a special guest speaker and a dessert auction. Tickets are $25 per person or a table for eight may be purchased. Call (915) 313-9466 to reserve your tickets.
YFC Fundraiser Banquet. Youth for Christ is a ministry that reaches middle and high school students on campuses across our city. We will host their fundraiser banquet, catered by Great American Steakhouse, on Thursday, October 12. They will be joined by special speaker Chief Roger Martinez, over the EPPD juvenile probation department. Tickets are $25, available at yfcep.org or by calling Tara at 309-2749.
Ladies’ Retreat: Online Registration. Ladies, sign up for a retreat to the cool mountains of Cloudcroft, New Mexico, October 13-14. We will be led by Joni Reese and Teresa Gross, of Soft Heart Getaways, who have a heart for helping women recharge and reconnect with their Savior. Registration is only $50 and will cover transportation, Bible study materials, and lodging. Registration is available in the Great Hall, in the church office, and at fbcep.com/women.html.
Theater Production to Aid Hurricane Victims. The theater and fine arts department of Coronado High School, in conjunction with the FBC choir, presents Ville du Havre, a play based on the miraculous story behind the timeless hymn It Is Well with My Soul on October 15 at 6:15 p.m. in the Worship Center at First Baptist Church. Admission is by donation; all donations will be used to aid those effected by recent hurricanes. No reservation is required.
New Members Luncheon. New members and those interested in learning more about our church are invited to the New Members Luncheon on Sunday, October 22. The meal is free, but we appreciate a reservation at 533-1465 so that we know how much food to prepare. Come meet the ministers of FBC and learn what areas of ministry you can get involved with.
Children’s Fall Festival. Games and face paint and candy, oh my! Bring your little ones, through 5th grade, to the Fall Festival on October 31 from 5:00-7:00 p.m. for an evening of entertainment and fellowship. Donations of individually wrapped candies and small games will be accepted in the Donation Center. Sunday School departments and individuals may sign up to man booths.
Thanksgiving Baskets. We provide items for families in need throughout the El Paso area to fix Thanksgiving dinner in their homes. Grocery items to fill Thanksgiving baskets are provided for by Sunday School classes and individuals. This year, our goal is to collect 140 baskets holding enough food to feed a family of five. Visit fbcep.com/missions.html to learn more.
Dean Young in the death of his brother, Paul.
Peggy Powers in the death of her father.
Celia Grant in the death of her uncle, Doyle Malone.
Susan Turner in the death of her husband, James.
Joe Hugarte in the death of his wife, Esther.
Congratulations to Todd and Kathleen Slagg in the birth of Sophia Josephine, 7lbs. 14 oz. She joins Caleb, Kylie, Ben, and Emily!
Congratulations to David and Cindy Maddough in the birth of Emma Rose. She joins Ricky and Jena!
Women on Mission.
Tuesday, October 3, 11:00 a.m.
Kid’s Night Out.
Friday, October 13, 6-10 p.m.
Call 533-1465 to sign up
Sunday, October 15, 3:30 p.m.
Wolf Conference Center
Friday-Saturday, October 27-28
Sivell's Baptist Encampment