February 4, 2018
Women’s Bible Study Beginning February 6
The FFC Women’s Ministry will be holding an inductive Precept study of Ezra and Haggai. The workbook for the study costs $11.25. The study begins Tuesday, February 6th, and runs through March 13th. All meetings will be from 6:30–7:45pm in Room 204 in the Student Center. The leader of the study will be Carla Davidson. Find out more at firstfamily. church/women and sign up by contacting Kris Parlee at .
Principles and Practices for Parenting Courses
If you’re a parent seeking to grow in raising your children up in the Lord, these courses are for you. They are broken up into four 2-week, age appropriate sections (0–2, 3–5, 6–11, 12–18), and taught by Todd and Julie Stiles. The first section (0–2) begins February 7. Each age section is its own course, so you only need to sign up for the age(s) that pertains to you. To learn more and sign up, visit firstfamily.church/parenting-course.
Family Camp Interest Meeting February 11
If you’d be interested in doing Family Camp this year, please attend this meeting and give your input. We will discuss potential dates, cost and programming. The meeting will be February 11th at 10am in the Youth Room. If you can’t make it but are still interested, please let Travis Walker or Becky Doubleday know.
Foster Care Info Meeting February 25
Have you ever thought about the ministry of foster care? There are so many needs in this area that the church has the opportunity to meet. Please consider joining us as we discuss foster care in Iowa. Bring your questions, because we’ll have plenty of Q&A time. The meeting is on Sunday, February 25th, from 6–7:30pm in Room 203.
Return Women’s Event March 3
Our next Return women’s event is coming up next month! The focus of this event will be prayer. Women, join us as we pray and seek to become better prayers together. Signups will be coming soon!
Daddy Daughter Dance
Friday | 6:30pm | Youth Room
Dads, we invite you to bring your daughter(s) to a night of fun together! There will be crafts, games, snacks, pictures, and of course, dancing. This will be a night you won’t forget! Find out more and sign up at firstfamily.church/daddy-daughter-dance.
Newcomers Lighthouse Group
Sundays | February 11/25 | Fortenberrys’ Home | 2:30pm
Whether today is your first time or your tenth, you can learn more about what we believe and what it means to be a part of FFC in this group. Sign up by speaking with a pastor at the front after the service, or visit firstfamily.church/newcomers.
Frostbite Middle School Retreat
Friday–Sunday | Iowa Regular Baptist Camp
Our annual middle school winter retreat is coming up February 16–18th! Our middle schoolers will head up to Clear Lake, IA for fun, food, preaching, and time with friends. Registration information is available in the youth room and at firstfamily.church/youth.