2011 WCESS Conference

Widows Conference Please click the above link (Widows Conference) to open the file. … [Read more...]

How Do You Solve A Problem Like Maria??

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Can you help Maria with her problem? Maria Cholley (daughter of Marilyn & Bob Pamblanco) has participated in the 3-Day/60-Mile breast cancer walk for the last 4 years. She has been training all year to participate in her 5th walk for breast cancer in Phoenix on November 11th. But sadly she is about $900 short of the funds she must raise in order to participate in the walk. In conjunction with Applebee’s, she is sponsoring a Dine to Donate on Friday, October 14th from 11:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. If you are planning to go out to eat on that date, would you please consider dining at … [Read more...]

Have You Taken Control of Your Health Today?

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Life Line Screening will be at First Baptist Church Chandler on Monday, November 28 offering five safe, painless, non-invasive preventive health screenings that are typically not a part of a routine physical. (This event is also being sponsored by Chandler Regional & Mercy Gilbert Medical Centers.) To be more proactive about your health and live longer for yourself, your family, and your community, call to register at 1-888-653-6441 or visit  www. lifelinescreening.com/community-partners.  You can learn your risk of having stroke or vascular disease, prices range from $129 to $159. … [Read more...]

The Movie Courageous!

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The Movie Courageous! Saturday, October 8, It will be at 2:00 PM this Saturday with the doors open at 1:30PM The movie Courageous will be starting in theatres on October 1.  The church has reserved a Harkins theatre at Superstition Springs for Saturday, October 8 to view this movie. (Cross streets are Power Rd. & Hwy 60, on the south side.) This is a new movie by the creators of the movie Fireproof. As the date gets closer we will have an exact starting time. The movie is rated PG-13. Seats are limited to the first 40. Tickets are $5 each, available at the Men’s Ministry table, … [Read more...]

Women’s Ministry October Activities

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Monday Lunch Bunch Monday, October 3, 11:30 a.m. at Einstein Bagel-Queen Creek/Alma School on the Northeast Corner No Women’s Work Day in October Tuesday Bible Studies October 4, 11, 18 & 25th “Experiencing Spiritual Intimacy” 9:30 a.m. & 6:30 p.m. at the church led by Becky Adams & Jerri Smith “Anointed Transformed Redeemed: A Study of David” by Priscilla Shirer, Beth Moore and Kay Arthur 9:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. at the church led by Jimmie Sue Mathis Women’s Ministry team meeting Monday, October 17, 7:00 p.m. at the church (all women invited!) Questions? Call … [Read more...]

Operation Christmas Child

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We’re meeting to pack shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child. Linda Hollingshead’s home 2107 E. Powell Rd. in Chandler. Questions? Contact Linda Wheelis at 480-963-3732.   … [Read more...]

A NOTE FROM OUR PASTOR

Isaac Watts

Isaac Watts is known as “the father of English hymnody.” As a young man he became increasingly disturbed by the uninspiring psalm singing in the English churches. They only sang songs that came directly from the book of Psalms in the Bible. Concerning that type of singing he said, “The singing of God’s praise is the part of worship most closely related to heaven; but its performance among us is the worst on earth.” During his life, Isaac Watts wrote over 600 hymns. He was one of the first people to write songs that had lyrics other than just verses out of the Bible. He was … [Read more...]

Bible Study Awareness

Bible Study Awareness

You are invited to Bible Study Awareness on Sunday, October 30, after all Worship services. This will be a time to find the perfect class for you and your family! We will have new Bible Study brochures listing all of our classes with class descriptions, and someone from each class available to answer any questions you might have. Refreshments will be provided! Why Bible Study? Improves your Bible knowledge. Assists your spiritual growth. Provides a place to belong. Helps you build meaningful relationships. Gives you opportunities to serve and minister. A place for the whole … [Read more...]

The Five Love Languages of Children

The Five Love Languages of Children

Are You Expressing Love in a Language Your Child Understands? Beginning Wednesday, October 5, from 6:30 - 7:30, we will dig into The Five Love Languages of Children and learn how to meet our children's deepest emotional needs. Cost per book is $10. Questions? Contact Tonya Lawson at tonya@fbc.net or Melissa Bickham at melissa@fbc.net. … [Read more...]

SWAT

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"Thank you, SWAT Team, for the beautiful Get Well cards. Sometimes, after you come home from the hospital, you have days that you feel good and some days that you feel bad. The day I received your cards was a bad day for me, but when I opened your cards, my day changed to a good day. God knew I needed something to cheer me up, and He knew the cards would do it. Thank you for showing God's love to someone who needed it that day. Thank you also for your prayers. I am getting stronger every day. God bless you! Mrs. Dorene" The SWAT Team stands for Special Witnesses and Teachers. These are 5th … [Read more...]