MINISTRY OPPORTUNITY IN THE PRESCHOOL

The Preschool Ministry is blessed to have some children with special needs. We are looking for some people that might be willing to help out on Sunday mornings during extended session and Wednesday evenings. Please contact Kimberly Hutchinson at  if you are interested in helping and to get more details.

MEN’S RETREAT

Please plan to join us for the men’s retreat on November 7-8. Click Here to Register.

MEMBERS’ MEETING – NOVEMBER 12

We look forward to all FBC members attending our upcoming Members’ Meeting on Wednesday, November 12! The meeting will be held in the Sanctuary beginning at 6:30pm. There are no children’s activities on November 12, but childcare will be provided during the meeting for ages 4 and under.

WOMEN’S FELLOWSHIP GATHERING

The Women’s Ministry invites you to: “Grow Them Up Godly: Parenting, Grandparenting, and Discipling the Next Generationon Thursday, November 13, from 7:00-9:00pm in Morgan Hall. Are you surprised or even overwhelmed by the demands of raising children in our increasingly secular world? Come learn from a panel of experienced mothers and grandmothers as they address your questions about both the practical matters and the extraordinary challenges that arise in raising godly children. Panel: Christi Davis, Leah Finn, Jody Gronewald, Mary Halbrooks, and Kim Stewart. PLEASE SUBMIT YOUR QUESTIONS FOR THE PANEL TO: Amanda Aucoin at aaucoin@sebts.edu NO LATER THAN NOVEMBER 7. Sign up online at www.fbcdurham.org or by calling the church office 919-688-7308, ext. 33.

FIRST DURHAM CONNECTION

Thank you to everyone who has signed up for First Durham Connection. If you have not already done so, please take a few moments to sign up. Click Here to sign up. First Durham Connection is our new online connection tool that enables you to easily connect with other members; update your personal records and photos; sign-up for and communicate with home fellowship groups; view and print church directories; give online; and much more! We encourage you to sign up every member of your family including your children. If you have questions, please call the church office for more information.


EXTENDED SESSION VOLUNTEERS FOR SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 2

Butterflies Elaine & Aubrey Fletcher, Gretchen Kelly, Jessica Waggoner
Turtles Andrew & Julia Barringer
Penguins Walter & Julia Lee
Frogs Kevin & Megan Howson
Bears Loren & Anastacia Kohl
Lions Nathan & Kim Mah


ACCOUNTABILITY IN STEWARDSHIP:  OCTOBER 26

The church received $12,460.39 towards our general operating budget, bringing our total giving for the year of 2014 to $949,373.37

Distributions
Benevolence Fund $11,448.78
Capital Improvements $18,654.98
  Received
Great Commission Fund $44,502.32