December 8: Second Sunday of Advent
Join us during one of our four worship services. Sid Batts continues our Advent season with Christmas Chaos 2: Where Do You Go?
* 8:30 a.m. Temple Service, Temple Emanuel: Worship is similar to the 10:45 service and include a Children’s Message & Worship Enrichment. (This service replaces the 8:30 Chapel Service and the 9:30 Temple Service.) Seats 300. Members with mobility issues may use the Florence Street entrance.
* 9:30 a.m. Temple Service, Temple Emanuel: As above at 8:30 a.m.
* 10:45 a.m. Temple Service, Temple Emanuel: Full service with Chancel Choir, traditional atmosphere. Seats 300. Members with mobility issues may use the Florence Street entrance.
* 10:45 a.m. Rejoice!, Mullin Life Center: Rejoice! service with contemporary music, coffee and doughnuts, sermon via screen and casual atmosphere. Seating will be added for total of 500.
Middle School youth are invited to third floor Shetler for donuts, juice and conversation about our faith ancestors.
High School youth are invited to participate in the Travelers Class led by Austin Carty in Memorial 304.
Calm in the Chaos – Wendy Duncan, Director of Adult Education, offers a Contemplative Prayer Space in Memorial 305.
Child Protection Policy Training in Spencer Love (Memorial 200).
Fred Horner leads an Advent study in the Agape Class, Memorial Chapel.
Commitment Class meets in Blair Hagan (Memorial 100) for a Bible study using the Common Lectionary.
Faith Matters meets in the Scout Room (Memorial 001) with "Questions for God" led by Neil Dunnavant.
Homebuilders continue a study of James and Galatians led by Doug Key in Spencer Love (Memorial 200).
Seekers Class continues a study of The Gospel of John, led by Gerard Davidson in Shetler 214.
Austin Carty leads the Travelers Class with The Examined Life: Experiencing Life in Abundance in Memorial 304.
Young Men's Bible Class meets for fellowship in Redhead Hall with Sam Simpson leading.
Young Adults Lunch – All young adults (singles/couples in their 20s and 30s) are invited to join Austin Carty, our Adult Ed Intern, for lunch following 10:45 a.m. worship. Meet outside the Life Center on Greene Street.
The Winter Walk for AIDS is a community run/walk that raises money and awareness to benefit Triad Health Project's client services and prevention programs. Make a donation to sponsor a walker or runner on the FPC team online, or come cheer them on at the UNCG campus.
Kids Disciple Club – Advent outreach, Backpack Beginnings Outreach Project, 2-3:30 p.m. Meet at BB Warehouse at 3714 Alliance Drive. Instead of books children are asked to bring toiletry items of any kind or size.
C-Groups – Middle School Community Groups are a chance for our middle schoolers to dive into God’s word and explore how it relates to our everyday lives through small group discussions led by advisors. C-Groups are broken out by age and gender and include dinner and discussion. Locations can be found in our weekly emails, 5:30-7 p.m.
Upcoming Preaching Schedule
December 1, Advent: Sid Batts preaches Christmas Chaos 1. When you can’t go home
December 8, Advent: Sid Batts preaches Christmas Chaos 2. Where do you go?
December 15, Advent: Sid Batts preaches Christmas Chaos 3. What do you do?
December 22, Advent: Sid Batts preaches Christmas Chaos 4. Who?
December 24, Christmas Eve at Canterbury:
3 p.m. Children's Service
5 p.m. Communion/Candlelight
7 p.m. Communion/Candlelight
11 p.m. Youth leading
Advent Worship Schedule
8:20 - 8:50 a.m. Campus shuttle runs.
8:30 a.m. Temple Worship
9:30 a.m. Temple Worship
9:30 - 10:20 a.m. Church School
10:30 - 10:50 a.m. Campus shuttle runs.
10:45 a.m. Temple Worship
11:45 a.m. - 12 p.m. Campus shuttle runs.
10:45 a.m. Rejoice!