First Baptist Church, Cobden IL
Sunday, October 21, 2018
200 South Walker St. Cobden, IL 62920

Announcements

 
From Sunday, 10/14
This Week ...
 
 
UPCOMING EVENTS
Oct 20     Fall Colors at the Cross
Oct 21     Pastor Appreciation Fellowship
 
BALD KNOB CROSS
Fall Colors at the Cross, Sat Oct 20th, 8a till dark - Lunch will be provided by Flamm Orchards and FBCC.  There will be games, music, photo booth, balloon animals, helicopter rides, and more.  Tickets available at: Bald Knob Cross, Rendelman's Orchards, Kiki's Coffeehouse, or see Carol Nebughr.
 
PASTOR APPRECIATION
October is pastor appreciation month and we will be celebrating it on the evening of Oct 21st after evening service.  Sandwiches, drinks, ice cream and cake will be provided.  This will be a great time of fellowship and a wonderful opportunity to show Pastor Ed and Pastor Matt how much we appreciate them and all they do for us and our church.  Cards and monetary gifts are welcome and will go toward their continuing education. 
 
OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD
National packing week is Nov 12-19th.  Be considering how you can help with donations of items or your time.  There is a box in the foyer to drop off.  See Jill B with any questions.
 
LIBRARY MINISTRY
We are in need of a volunteer to oversee the church library.  Many thanks to Joann Sharp for her time of service.  See Joann if you are interested.
 
WEDNESDAY NIGHT CHILDREN'S PROGRAM
- Preschool - 4th grade: Hannah D and Allison S
- Jr High (5-8th grade): Jacob S and Pastor Matt
 
WEDNESDAY NIGHT MEALS 
The cost is still $4/person or $15/family.  All meals include salad, drink, and dessert.
October menus:
Oct 17     Soup & Sandwiches
 
CHURCH TEXTS
Prayer requests and urgent notices can be submitted by texting or emailing to "text@cobdenfbc.com".  These will be reviewed before distributing as appropriate.
 
NURSERY MINISTRY
Service is essential for your spiritual growth.  And we are being entrusted with some of the greatest treasures ... the precious little ones.  Be one of the cool kids and sign up today to serve in the church nursery once every other month.  Contact Charlotte to be a part.
 
IN THE NURSERY
Oct 21     Mike and Connie Y
 
MEN'S BIBLE STUDY
The Monday Morning study meets weekly at 8a.  Current topic is Philippians.
 
YOUTH BIBLE STUDIES
Guys and gals studies continue Monday nights at 6p, meeting at Danny H's and the Dover's respectively.
  
PLANNED MISSION
Mission giving for October: World Hunger