DEACON ELECTION RESULTS

At our specially called members’ meeting on July 1, the church membership elected all of the deacon nominees to serve as deacons of FBC Durham: Damien Avery, Richard Mounce, and Ben Zweigle will officially begin serving their first term immediately. Thank you so much for your prayers and participation.

TUESDAY MORNING INTERNATIONAL OUTREACH

If you enjoy cooking and have a passion to reach women from the international                       community, then you may be the person we need for this important role with International Friends on Tuesday mornings. For more information, contact Mary Halbrooks at m.halbrooks@hotmail.com or 919.818.7899. We would welcome any other women who would like to be involved in this ministry.

MEN’S SUMMERTIME STUDIES

Men, please consider joining a Summertime small group study. These studies will meet for 5 weeks during the Summer.  If one of these studies looks interesting, please check out our website for more contact info. To sign up for a group, please email the leader. These books are for sale in the North Tower Resource Center.

Get Real: Sharing Your Everyday Faith Every Day – John Leonard
Andy Barringer
Briar Creek / Thursday AM /Will start in the next few weeks

The Hidden Smile of God – John Piper
Dwight Fisher
Durham / Thursday PM /Will start in the next few weeks

The Mingling of Souls – Matt Chandler
James Batchelor
North Raleigh / Tuesday AM /Will start in the next few weeks

Side By Side – Edward T. Welch
Jason Burgin and others
North Raleigh / TBD /Will start next month

Blind Spots – Collin Hansen
Nate Davis
Raleigh / TBD /Will start middle of July

The Reason For God – Tim Keller
Daniel Renstrom
Downtown Durham / Tuesday AM / Will start late July

MEAL MINISTRY NEEDS

The First Baptist Meal Ministry needs volunteers willing to make meals for families with new babies or those facing trials like illness and hospitalization. This will not commit you to making a meal, but will add you to the contact list for when those needs arrive. To be added to the Meal Ministry list, please sign up online, or contact Leah Finn. Thank you for blessing the church family in a physical way by providing meals.

CONNECT TO FBC DURHAM

Did you know that you can follow FBC Durham on social media? Check us out on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. Also, be sure to tag us when posting about us.

Twitter – @fbcdurham (http://twitter.com/fbcdurham)
Facebook – http://www.facebook.com/Fbcdurham
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nstagram – FBC-Durham (https://instagram.com/fbcdurham)

EXTENDED SESSION VOLUNTEERS FOR SUNDAY, JULY

Butterflies Lisa Estes, Tina Morris, Linda & Lindsey Stephens
Turtles Andrew & Amber Harper
Penguins Molly, Hannah, & Grace Valenti
Frogs Peter & Kristin Tzendzalian
Bears Richard & Katie Mounce
Lions John & Sarah Richard, Victoria Snead

 

ACCOUNTABILITY IN STEWARDSHIP

We thank you for your sacrificial gifts towards the ministries that are carried out through our local body. As a reminder, you can give through the offering plate during the service, mailing a check to the church, online through the church website, or via the ACS Church Life mobile app.

June Contributions $127,767.44
Year-to-Date Contributions $638,800.64
Year-to-Date Overage (Shortage) ($15,858.36)
Received Distributions Balance
Benevolence Fund $23,522.18 $12,386.40 $25,705.82
Great Commission Fund $38,755.41 $56,477.63 $96,425.92