200th Anniversary Celebration!

June 12, 2021 chadsummers Blog

We’re turning 200 as a church family on July 14th, and we want YOU to share in the celebration!

It’s a week of celebration as we thank God for 200 years of ministry, and prepare for the years ahead!

Sunday, July 11th
Celebration Sunday!

It’s worship at the special times of 8:30 & 10:30am on a day beginning a week of celebration!  Small group classes will not meet on this day.  The services will feature many highlights, with a combined choir for current as well as any former choir and orchestra members.

Wednesday, July 14th
Birthday Dinner!

This is the big day, our actual anniversary date marking 200 years as a church family! Dinner will be served in Gym, 4:30-6:00pm, with reservations requested (watch for inf0). Following dinner we will convene for worship in the Sanctuary at 6:00pm. This service will feature the opening of the time capsule, and filling  the next capsule.  We will also launching on-mission work to continue the Great Commission together.

Reservations are greatly appreciated for dinner, so that we can prepare for you! Make your reservation here!

Saturday, July 17th
On Mission For 200th!

First Baptist Trussville has always been a mission-minded fellowship, seeking ways to “Do His Work” together for the advancement of the Kingdom. On this day we’ll have three opportunities to serve, with a crop drop benefiting area food distributers serving those in need, a school supply project where you’ll be able to adopt already purchased school supplies ($20) and prepare them for distribution to kids in need in our community, and a free lemonade giveaway in our front parking lot, led by our Preschoolers!

Here are the details:

Crop Drop – Bagging 38,000 lbs. of potatoes for area homeless shelters.
• Shifts available from 8:00-11:00am, taking
• In the rear parking lot, near the church offices
Jana’s Kids School Supplies – Packing 725 boxes of school supplies for area kids in need, in honor and memory of Jana Lopresti.
• 10:00am • In the Gym
• Box sponsors needed ($20)
• Contact jamiec@fbctrussville.org to sponsor a box
SONshine Lemonade Giveaway – Led by our preschoolers, sharing the message of Jesus’ love, along with free bottles of lemonade!
• 9:00am-11:00am
• Front FBCT Lot
To sign up for any of these opportunities, contact the Missions Office at (205) 228-1014, or register online here!

Sunday, July 18th
Legacy Luncheon!

On this day, our normal 8:00, 9:15, and 10:45am small group schedule returns, along with our normal worship times of 9:15 & 10:45am. Following the 10:45am service, a special luncheon will be held in the Gym for anyone who has been a member of our fellowship for 50 years or more! If this applies to you, you should have already received a card in the mail asking you to RSVP.

If for some reason you did not receive this communication and you plan to join us, please contact the Pastor’s Office at rebeccap@fbctrussville.org, or (205) 228-1020.