First Baptist Church, Cobden IL
Sunday, October 02, 2022
200 South Walker St. Cobden, IL 62920

Announcements

 
<Updated Sunday, Sept. 18th>
 
  
UPCOMING EVENTS:
Sept 21     Women's study begins
Sept 23     Parent Date Night
 
 
GOOD NEWS CLUB
Began Sept 7th at Cobden Elementary School.  Contact Allison H as soon as possible if you can volunteer.  Training will be Sept 23-24.
 
PARENT DATE NIGHT
The FBC youth will be offering child sitting on Sept 23rd from 5:30-9p.  Take advantage of this opportunity to have a night out with your spouse.  Cost is $5 per family and snacks will be provided.  Please RSVP to Maelee D so we can make sure we have enough supplies and workers.
 
WOMEN'S STUDY
Begins Sept 21st and meets every Wednesday at 9:30.  Please join us as we begin a study on the book of Romans, using Courtney Doctor's "In View of God's Mercies".  
 
OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD
Year-round giving ideas: Small toys - dolls, cars, harmonicas, jump ropes, jacks, balls, slinky, kazoos, marbles, etc.  There is a drop-off box in the foyer.  See Jill or Leah B with any questions.
 
PREEMPTIVE PRAYER
Everyone is invited on Sunday mornings to a prayer session for our church, our community, and our country.  We will meet in Pastor Ed's office at 8:30a.
 
MEN'S BIBLE STUDY
The Monday Morning study meets each week at 8a.  Current study is selected topics from Wayne Grudem's "Systematic Theology".
 
YOUTH BIBLE STUDIES
Guys study meets Monday nights at 6 at FBC, studying "The Blessed and Boundless God".  See Pastor Matt with any questions.
Gals study meets Monday nights at 6 at the Sawyer's house, studying "Concise Theology: A Guide to Historic Christian Beliefs".  See Carrie H with any questions.
  
YOUTH PROGRAM
The Wednesday night youth program meets Wednesday evenings at 6:30.  Contact Allison H to help or ask questions.
 Games:     Tom Jones
 Ages 2-9:  Hannah F, Carrie H
 Ages 10+: Pastor Ed
 
CHURCH DIRECTORY
New phone number, address, or family picture?  Now's the time to update your information on the church directory app.  If you're not already a part, see Kim S to get started.
 
LOST AND FOUND
There is now a lost and found cabinet just inside the entrance to the old fellowship hall.  If you've misplaced anything, check it out.
 
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. Sign up to receive the daily blast at text signup.
 
WEDNESDAY NIGHT TEACHINGJames
 Sept 07     Pastor Matt
 Sept 14     Wade Dover
 Sept 21     Pastor Matt
 Sept 28     Dan Richardson
 
NURSERY
If you can volunteer to be a part, contact Charlotte.
Schedule: 
 Sept 04     Richardsons
 Sept 11     Lisa and Stephanie J
 Sept 18     Allison H and Kim S
 Sept 25     Tiffany and Hannah F
 
WEDNESDAY NIGHT MEALS
*Beginning SOON.  Our family meals are each Wednesday at 5:30p.  Cost is still $5/person, $15/family - all inclusive.  Please arrive early so we can clear the area for the youth program by 6:30.