Minister of Missions – Chris Chambers
“But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you; and you will be My witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth.” Acts 1:8
The FBCT Missions Ministry exists to be His witnesses in our Jerusalem, Judea, Samaria, and to the ends of the earth! With multiple opportunities offered throughout the year for you to become involved in missions at the local, national and international levels, it’s our purpose to help the people of God “Do His Work,” together.
Collected at the Missions Wall
• Through February 8th our WMU will be collecting Valentine candies and treats for the children in Forkland, AL. On Saturday, February 9th our WMU will be there to serve a meal, provide hygiene kits, deliver clothes/ shoes and provide a Valentine’s party for the children.
• The annual “Love Your Neighbor Food Drive” for TEAM for will take place all month, collecting canned and non-perishable foods for this local assistive ministry.
Opportunities to Serve in February
Threads of Love
Saturday, February 9 • 10:00am-Noon
Come join in a time of fellowship and prayer over handmade items for NICU babies in our local hospitals and their families. Please feel free to contact Melissa with any questions: firstname.lastname@example.org
Serving You Food Pantry
Sundays, February 10 & 24 • 2:00-4:30pm
Located in the Eastlake area (at 6523 1st Avenue N), Serving You gives hope to families in the greater Birmingham area by providing sustainable solutions to challenges they face, including education, child care, job readiness, safe and affordable housing, health and nutrition, and crisis relief through our hub partnerships. To volunteer to help with the food pantry: email@example.com
Changed Lives Christian Center
Sundays, February 10 & 24 • 4:30-6:30pm
A great service opportunity for a small group or family, providing and serving a meal to this men’s shelter. (Opportunities also exist February 10 & 24) To volunteer contact Robyn: firstname.lastname@example.org
CLCC Mobile Clinic
Tuesday, February 26 • 5:30-7:30pm
Once called “The Nest Medical Clinic), this outing requires medical and non-medical help, performed at the CLCC Men’s Shelter. To volunteer contact Robyn: email@example.com
FBCT’s Sharon Stauffer now serves as Executive Director of this pregnancy center which provides alternative counseling and solutions to pregnancy termination. Volunteer help is always needed, flexible for your schedule, as receptionists, counselors and in other areas. Call Sharon at (205) 836-0550 to see how God can use you at Positive Choices.
Global Impact Celebration
Rally Wednesday, February 27 • 6:00pm
This will be a night of celebration in the Worship Center as we welcome home our Global Partners serving in missions around the world! On this night this rally will take the place of our normal midweek schedule.
GIC Meetings February 28-March 3
Contact your small group leader for information on small group gatherings with our Global Partners as they share in more detail on the challenges, needs, and victories they’ve experienced on the mission field.