First Baptist Church, Cobden IL
Wednesday, February 20, 2019
200 South Walker St. Cobden, IL 62920

Monthly Newsletter

 
FEBRUARY
 
UPCOMING EVENTS
Feb. 02 BMEN Breakfast
Feb. 03 Super Bowl Party (youth)
Feb. 12 Deacons Meeting
Feb. 16 BMEN Valentines Banquet
Feb. 26 Mexico Missions Meeting
  
WOMEN OF COMPASSION
Meets on March 2 from 2-4pm at the White County Fair Grounds in Carmi.  This group benefits the Carmi Children's Christian Home.  Come out and learn about the group as well as services at the Children's Home.  Reservations are necessary so see Kim S. if interested by February 10th.
 
BMEN VALENTINES BANQUET
This year's banquet will be on February 16th at 6pm. in the fellowship hall.  Everyone is invited to attend.  Cost is $5 per person.  Reservations need to be made by February 10th.  See Dean Y. or Kim S. to make reservations. 
 
MEXICO MISSIONS
Dates for 2019 trips are: El Coyote - May 12-17, Puebla Orphanage - Sept 1-7.  See Brian, Sherri, or Danny if you're interested or have questions.
Mexico Mission Meeting at 6:30pm. 
 
OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD
Year-round giving ideas: February: hygiene items (toothbrushes, soaps, combs, wash cloths, bandaids, hair brushes).  There is a donation box in the foyer.  See Jill B with any questions.
 
WEDNESDAY NIGHT CHILDREN'S PROGRAM
- 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.
Feb. 06  Soup and sandwiches
Feb. 13  Spaghetti
Feb. 20  Chicken Pot Pie
Feb. 27  Soup and sandwiches
**Kitchen Crew needing clean up help on February 6th and 13th.
 
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.
 
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 Carrie H's respectively.  Gals will be studying "2 John and the guys will be studying Romans.
 
IN THE NURSERY
Feb.  03     Tiffany F.
Feb.  10     Charlotte and Drake H.
Feb.  17     Patty C.
Feb.  24     Mike and Connie Y.
*Volunteers needed for 2019.  See Charlotte
 
PLANNED MISSION
Mission giving for February: Annie Armstrong