Sunday, May 7th, is our annual Vision Offering, where FFCers give above and beyond their regular tithes and offerings. This year, the offering will go toward replenishing our savings after the Student Center construction, as well as towards future mobilization efforts. Visit firstfamily.church/vision-offering to give or learn more.
Jason and Heather Patterson are hosting a parenting class Sunday night, May 7th, from 5–7pm in Room 202, featuring speakers Joey and Carla Link, where they’ll discuss biblical parenting practices with great practical application that you can take home! Contact for more info.
On Wednesday, May 10th, from 5–7pm in Student Center Room 202, Mike Hartwig will be leading a free workshop for those looking to plan for their financial future in a wise, biblical way. Come hear from financial experts that can help you set a financial road map for you and your family. To learn more or ask any questions, contact Mike at .
Thursday nights in June from 5–7pm, the Friendship Baptist Center in Des Moines will be holding their Community Market, where you’ll have the chance to support community residents as they display and sell their art, crafts and food. FFC has a great relationship with the Friendship Center’s ministry, and we would love to see our people support them in this outreach event! Find out more at friendshipbaptistcenter.org.
On Sunday, May 7th, we will be recognizing our seniors in high school in our services. We will be presenting them with a gift, and then praying for their futures. We don’t want to miss anyone! If your child is a senior and you would like them recognized in the service, please contact Julie Day at .
If you’re interested in being a part of the LifeChange Church plant coming this Fall, there's a meeting coming up that's for you! Sunday after second service, head up to the Youth Room. Lunch will be provided.
On Wednesday night, May 10th, from 6:30–7:30pm in Room 202, Mark Schultz and Bill Pitts, who have spent this year learning more about preaching, will be bringing a short message. Come and support these men as they grow and follow the Lord!
Sunday, April 30th, the yearly BBQ fundraiser will be taking place, this year benefitting both the Utah and Central Asia missions trips. BBQ dinners will be available for a free will offering between, during, and after services. You can place an order before your service, and pick it up after the service is out! Help us support these great trips.