First Baptist Church, Cobden IL
Thursday, May 26, 2022
200 South Walker St. Cobden, IL 62920

Announcements

 
<Updated Monday, May 23rd>
 
  
UPCOMING EVENTS:
May 30    Memorial Day
Jun 12     Sing and Praise Night
 
 
GRADUATES
Congratulations to all our graduates!
 -College: Fleming Dover, Hannah Falgout, Jacob Furlow, Nolan Knupp, Jacob Staley
 -High School: Trevor Cochran, Caleb Falgout
 
CHURCH BUILDERS
The Builders project this year is in Mayfield KY.  New Visions Ministries had their facility destroyed by the tornado in 2021 and this will be for its replacement.  Dates will be June 19-24th.  See Susan Y with any questions.
 
VBS 2022
The dates for this year's VBS will be July 10-15 from 6-8p.  There are many opportunities available to help out.  Please see Allison H to volunteer or if you have questions.
 
GOOD NEWS CLUB
The Cobden Good News Club meets Wednesday afternoons at the Cobden Elementary School.  See Allison H or Tom J if you're interested in helping or have questions.  
 
OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD
Year-round giving ideas: Hard plastic utensils, cups and bowls, sunglasses, summer hats for both boys and girls.  There is a drop-off box in the foyer.  See Jill or Leah B with any questions.
 
WOMEN'S STUDY
*On break till fall.*
 
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 Son Who Learned Obedience".  See Pastor Matt with any questions.
Gals study is in break for the summer.
  
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, Allison 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.
 
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.
 
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 TEACHING1st Peter
 May 04     Tom J
 May 11     Tom J
 May 18     Pastor Matt
 May 25     Dan H
 
NURSERY
If you can volunteer to be a part, contact Charlotte.
Schedule: 
 May 01     Bunyans, Christy N
 May 08     Jones family
 May 15     Beau, Holly, Drake H
 May 22     Beth and Kennedie M
 May 29     Heidi B, Cheryl S, Debbie S
 
WEDNESDAY NIGHT MEALS
Our family meals have resumed, beginning 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.
 May 04     Hamburgers and Brats
 May 11     Baked Potato bar
 May 18     Smoked Chicken
 May 25     Tacos