First Baptist Church, Cobden IL
Friday, November 16, 2018
200 South Walker St. Cobden, IL 62920

Announcements

 
From Sunday, 11/11
This Week ...
 
 
UPCOMING EVENTS
Nov 13     Deacon Meeting
Nov 22     Thanksgiving
 
NIGHT IN BETHLEHEM
Our annual Christmas drama tradition is ramping up.  Please be in prayer for the ministry and how you can contribute.  See Danny or Charlotte with questions or to sign up.  Dates of note are:
Nov 11, 18    Costumes available
Nov 26-30     BMEN constructing sets
Nov 28          Leaders decorate rooms
 
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.
 
BELL RINGERS
The Union County Alliance of Churches is needing volunteers to Ring the Bells on Nov 23rd at the Anna Walmart.  Contact Judy N to sign up. 
 
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.
*Off till the New Year
 
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
Nov 18     Janice I and Barb B
 
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 November: Lottie Moon