Announcements

VBS – TEACHER MEETING

We are still in need of a few teachers for this year’s Vacation Bible School which will be held Monday-Thursday, June 21st-24th. If you are interested in teaching but have not registered online or emailed Susan Fisher, please do so as soon as possible.  We will have an organizational meeting for all VBS Teachers on Wednesday, May 12th at 5:00pm in Room 220.  There are many other areas of service needed as well, including Decorating the Sanctuary, Snack Team Coordinator, and serving in the Nursery for staff babies and toddlers.  Please pray about how you might be involved in this important ministry.  You may sign-up here or contact Susan Fisher. Pray as well that God would bring to your mind children to invite and bring to VBS!

VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

We are excited to announce the dates for FBC’s 2021 Vacation Bible School!  Please mark your calendars for Monday – Thursday, June 21st-24th from 9:00 a.m. until noon. Plans for Lifeway’s Concrete & Cranes have already begun so please begin to pray about how you might be involved in this important ministry. There are many areas of service to choose from.  Please go to here to volunteer to serve, or contact Susan Fisher.  Pray as well that God would bring to your mind children to invite and bring to VBS!

WEDNESDAY NIGHT KIDS MINISTRY

We are excited to offer an 8-week study of the Beatitudes for Kids in Grades K-5. Join us Wednesday evenings, April 7 through May 26 from 6:30-7:30. Please register your children here. You may contact Kristen Snyder for more information or with any questions.

IMPORTANT: FBC Durham COVID-19 Response

Click here for the latest update from the elders.

USE YOUR GIFTS AT FBC!

The elders and staff are eager to connect you with ministries in the church in which you can use the gifts God has entrusted to you. Prayerfully consider what interests you have and please share them (along with any questions) with us at serve@fbcdurham.org or by calling the church office. Doing this does not automatically sign you up for service, but it will allow us to connect you with ministry leaders to learn more about ways you can serve!

HAVE YOU JOINED FIRST DURHAM CONNECTION (REALM)?

First Durham Connection (Realm) is our online interface which helps members easily communicate with one another.  It has an easy-to-use online membership directory, allows online giving, communication with your Home Fellowship group, BFL class, ministry teams, and more! To join, please contact the church office and an email invitation will be sent to you (please check your Junk/Spam folders for an email from notifications@onrealm.org).

MEMBERSHIP DIRECTORIES

FBC membership directories are available in the church office.

ACCOUNTABILITY IN STEWARDSHIP – May 2

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 First Durham Connection.

Budget Progress
Weekly Contributions $21,861.64
Year-to-Date Overage/(Shortage) ($7,008.24)
Designated Funds Received
Distributions
Balance
Great Commission Fund $8,165.00 $1,252.30 $55,918.28
Benevolence Fund $10,547.20 $1,014.51 $96,024.28
Special Offering Received Goal % of Goal
More Than a Building $1,985,609.75 $3,500,000.00 56.7%

 

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