First Baptist Church, Cobden IL
Thursday, January 17, 2019
200 South Walker St. Cobden, IL 62920

Announcements

 
From Sunday, 01/13
This Week ...
 
 
UPCOMING EVENTS
Jan 13     Weekly activities resume
 
THANK YOU
We would like to thank everyone for the cards, texts, memorials, food, and visits to our home and the funeral home.  We appreciate Pastors Ed and Matt for their visits to the hospital and all the many thoughts and prayers during our son Chris' lengthy illness and passing.  Our church family has been such a blessing to us not only during this difficult time but always.  Love in Christ, Larry and Susan
 
OFFERING ENVELOPES
2019 Offering envelopes will be available in the adult Sunday School classrooms and the welcome desk in the foyer.  Please be sure to pick yours up, and contact Glenda if you did not receive yours. 
 
WILD GAME SUPPER
The Clear Creek Baptist Association will hold its annual Wild Game Supper on Jan 25th, 6p at United Missionary Baptist Church.  All men are invited to bring some of the bounty of your hunting experiences.  Desserts welcome too.  read, drinks, and tableware are provided.
 
SING AND PRAISE
Our next sing and praise night will be Jan 27th during the evening service.  If you have a song, poem, praise, or talent to share, please contact Austin Dent to be put on the roster.
  
OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD
Year-round giving ideas: January - Winter items (scarves, gloves, mittens, hats).  There is a donation box in the foyer.  See Jill B with any questions.
 
WEDNESDAY NIGHT CHILDREN'S PROGRAM
*Resumes Jan 16th
- Preschool - 4th grade: Allison H
- Jr High (5-8th grade): Pastor Matt
 
WEDNESDAY NIGHT MEALS 
The cost is still $4/person or $15/family.  All meals include salad, drink, and dessert.
Jan 16     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
Jan 20     Anna P
*Volunteers needed for 2019.  See Charlotte
 
MEN'S BIBLE STUDY
The Monday Morning study meets weekly at 8a, resuming Jan 14th.  Current topic is Philippians.
 
YOUTH BIBLE STUDIES
Guys and gals studies continue Monday nights at 6p, meeting at Danny H's and Carrie H's respectively.  Gals will be studying "2 John, resuming in February, and the guys will be studying Romans, resuming Jan 15th.
 
PLANNED MISSION
Mission giving for January: Annie Armstrong