What makes a New Year’s Resolution for healthier living stick? Keeping Christ at the center of those goals. This New Year join our Wellness Ministry Team for a new Life Group studying the Daniel Plan by Pastor Rick Warren. For 8 weeks we will look at Faith, Food, Fitness, Focus, and Friends and how each element will lead us to healthier life styles that glorifies God and grows us as His followers. Meeting on Sunday afternoons at 3:00, we will have Bible study and have a 30 minute walk/jog/run exercise to prepare us for the Feed Stokes 5K and ½ Marathon with raises money for KOM on March 9th. For more details speak with Dr. Jason Edsall or sign up at the welcome desk. Please invite your families and friends.
We have a Small Group Studying a video based study “The Gospel of Mark” by Francis Chan.. In this 11-part series on the Gospel of Mark, author and speaker Francis Chan invites us to walk with him, tracing the steps of Jesus and the Twelve through Israel, Francis explores the major themes of the Gospel of Mark, and asks: Are we willing to take this journey to embrace discipleship? We will be meeting in the Fellowship Hall at 6:45 on Wednesday Nights.
On January 27th following the worship service, we will have an opportunity for guests, new members, or recently returning members to learn more about FBC King. Representatives and staff from various ministries will provide information about our church as we will provide lunch for those in attendance. If you are interested in coming, please sign up or get more information by emailing John Michael at email@example.com.
FBC King will be hosting a Baby Bottle Campaign for the Salem Pregnancy Center in Winston Salem. Salem Pregnancy Center is a pro-life organization that supports mother experiencing unplanned pregnancy by providing care, love, and biblical guidance. Funds donated directly helps the Salem Pregnancy Center in their ministry locally. Bottles are available at the Welcome Desk and will be collected on Mothers Day, 5/12/19.
The Stokes Homeless Outreach will be doing the annual count and outreach to the homeless community in our area on January 30th. FBC King will be assisting from 8:00pm – 11:30pm. Please join us in ministering to the homeless community in our county. Sign up in the welcome center or see John Michael for more details
We have a new meeting location! Please join us at 8am at the Fellowship Hall at FBC King on February 9th for breakfast, prayer, and discussion. Following breakfast, we will be working on the handicap ramp at the King Outreach Ministry Thrift Store. Please join us for a time of worship, fellowship, and mission. Our vision is to Serve. Worship. Assemble. Train. We also will have more opportunities to serve coming up soon. This ministry is for Men of all ages. If you would like more information, wish to join the ministry, or know of a need in the community we can meet, please contact John Michael at 919-710-4706.
There are three specific ways to minister to those effected by Hurricane Florence:
PRAY As a church we encourage you to join us in praying for those effected by the storm and that the comfort and presence of the Lord to be with them during this difficult time.
GIVE We will be collecting an offering for the next few weeks that will be given to the North Carolina Baptists on Mission and 100% of our donations will be given to the Hurricane Florence Relief effort. If you would like to give please designate your gift "Hurricane Florence".
GO We are sending a group of teens and adults on February 28th - March 2nd to do relief work in Lumberton, NC. If you are interested in going, please contact John Michael at firstname.lastname@example.org as soon as possible.
Beginning September 20th -January 10th (skipping Thanksgiving) from 7:00pm-8:30pm we will be having DivorceCare for Parents (Led by John and Donna Michael) and DivorceCare for Kids (led by Jennifer Wilcox/Rick and Vicki Heath). Please join us or share this course with someone in the community who is in need.
Sometimes, it’s difficult to enjoy Christmas when we’re too busy to stop and savor the holiday. For most of us, it feels like the Christmas season get shorter and shorter every year. In our sermon series, “Christ in Christmas,” we’re taken back to the foundation of the Christmas Story, revealing the joy and celebration it brings to all those who place their faith in Christ. Want a Christmas to remember? It happens as we keep the focus on who it belongs –Jesus Christ, our Savior – who is definitely “God with us.”
Volunteers are needed to help serve meals and to serve at Samaritans Ministries on Sunday, December 30thbetween 10:30-2:00pm. We prep food, serve, and help as needed with feeding the homeless. Please contact Bobby Ashworth or John Michael for more information. Sign up sheets are at the welcome desk. (see attached graphic)
We will have a Small Group Studying a video based study “A Savior Is Born” began November 14th. This study is a four session study and the group will meet on Wednesdays, , December 12th, December 19th, and January 2nd. We will be meeting at 6:45pm until 7:30pm in the Fellowship Hall.
We will be having our annual Christmas Scavenger Hunt this last Wednesday before Christmas break. Show up in the Youth Room by 6:30PM. We will conclude with Dinner at Mi Pueblo as usual! So bring money for dinner. Any Adults who would like to drive for this let me know! We Should be back at the church around 9PM
For all you peeps who love this time of year but can’t really stand to wrap all your presents, we’ve got a great opportunity for you! THE YOUTH WILL WRAP YOUR CHRISTMAS PRESENTS!!! You can bring your own Wrapping Paper if you have a specific type you like or we will have some there for you to choose from! All donations will go towards our Summer Trips of Honduras and CentriFUGE at Liberty. We will be in the Youth Room from 1PM-4PM. We Look forward to seeing you there!
We need your help for the First Baptist King Float for the King Christmas Parade. The theme this year is local heroes. We needs some of our local heroes who are at FBC King to join our float. Police, Fire Fighters, EMTs, Teachers, Veterans are needed. Also need help decorating the float. Please contact John Michael at email@example.com to help!
On December 15th, we will be hosting the PMBA Toy Store in our Fellowship Hall. PMBA congregation are collecting new toys, between $15-$30 a piece. Individuals and congregation may also make monetary donations. We will be collecting funds and toys but volunteers are also needed for setup and on December 14th and manning the store on December 15th. For more information, please contact Vicki Heath or John Michael
On December 2nd - December 9th, we will be having a week of prayer emphasis for International Missions and the Lottie Moon Christmas Offering. Please Join Us in Prayer. Check your email and our FB page for prayer prompts each day. CLICK HERE for more details. Lottie Moon Christmas Offering will be collected on December 23rd during the worship service or GIVE ONLINE.
We will be collecting donations for Operation Christmas Child in the Welcome Center. Please bring items to pack including toys, non liquid personal care items, school supplies, clothing accessories. Please put the items in their respective bins in the fellowship hall.
COMPLETE BOXES If you would like to bring a completed box, please bring by November 18th.
PACKING BOXES and POTLUCK LUNCH On November 18th, following worship, we will join for fellowship and lunch and then we will work together in packing the boxes. Our goal is to pack 350 boxes. We will also need monetary donations of $9.00 per box for shipping purposes. If you would like to give monetarily please note Operation Christmas Child on your offering envelope. Thank you!
** Please bring your favorite side item or dessert for the Potluck Lunch**
In honor of our veterans, we will have a special video on Sunday November 11th to honor our veterans that are members of our church and also veterans that are immediate family members of church members. Please send in a service photo (if possible), name, rank, and branch of service and relationship to you if for immediate family members to John Michael by EMAIL or drop them off in the church office.
THRIVING IN BABYLON BIBLE STUDY/ This study looks into the story of Daniel and helps us learn how to thrive in our culture as Christians like Daniel thrived in Babylon. Please contact John Michael by EMAIL for more information. We meeting in the Fellowship Hall on Wednesdays at 6:45.
Join us for free pizza, popcorn and cotton candy! We have bounce houses for the kids. VOLUNTEERS needed to host a trunk and provide candy for the kids. You can decorate your trunk and we are awarding prizes for the best decorated trunks! To volunteer, sign-up in the welcome center.
Join us for a fun evening with plenty of fellowship and laughs! All proceeds go toward summer mission trips for the Student Ministry
Saturday, October 20th, 2018 / Fellowship Hall / $10.00 Plate
Each Saturday we will be serving our community by reaching out the YMCA families participating in the Soccer Season. We will be handing out free snow cones, bottled water, and popcorn each week through October. If you are interested in serving please contact John Michael at 336-983-5252 or by EMAIL
Share the Blessing / There is a place for everyone to help with care kits, construction, shut in visits, yard work, meal prep, repairs, paining, worship, and prayer!. Contact the Lisa Ingram or Janet Fowler if you want to help or know of any projects.
THURS OCT 11 Project Work and Opening Service at FBC King at 7pm.
FRI OCT 12 Breakfast @ 7:30 FBC King and then Projects
SAT OCT 13 Breakfast @ 7:30 FBC King and then Projects
SUN OCT 14 Celebration Serve at Meal at First Christian at 6:00pm