Can You Recognize the Signs of a Stroke?


Do you know how to recognize the warning signs of a stroke? If you or someone you know is experiencing any of the below symptoms, call 911 right away.  It is important to seek medical treatment immediately. ·  Sudden Numbness ·  Difficulty Speaking ·  Severe Dizziness ·  Loss of Coordination ·  Sudden Loss of Vision ·  Sudden Intense Headache ·  Brief Loss of Consciousness Protect your health by finding out your risk of having a stroke by participating in the Life Line Screening that will be at First Baptist Church Chandler on Tuesday, September 3. Through … [Read more...]

Remember these continuing ministries

-New apartment community to the west: We have permission to give a ‘welcome to the neighborhood’ gift to all new residents. You can contribute toward this outreach ministry, the cost for one bucket is $15. Designate ’Bucket’ on your offering envelope, or there is a donation basket on the Missions table. -Support Our Troops: Each month we prepare a mailing for the men and women serving our country in the military. Items needed are listed in the lobby. -Afghanistan Orphanage: One of our military members is ministering to an orphanage located near her base. Items needed are … [Read more...]

Promotion Sunday


Sunday, August 4! This is an important day, especially for the new Kindergartners and 7th graders because they are moving into different ministries. You will receive more details by mail. … [Read more...]

Evangelism Tip!

Summer has flown by and it's back to school time! Most of the public schools will again be hard at work to brainwash our children to forsake God and believe the lie of evolution. Give those students and teachers you know who are heading back into the lion's den a book that will help expose the lie and defend the faith. There are many to choose from for all different ages and available at - Scientific Facts in the Bible - How to Know God Exists - God Doesn't Believe in Atheists - You Can Lead an Atheist to Evidence But You Can't Make Him Think - What Your Nose Shows! … [Read more...]

Children’s Choir


Praise God from Whom All Blessings Flow! If you are in the 6th grade or older and would enjoy being a puppeteer this year, please come to a special informational kickoff meeting on Sunday, August 18 at 3:30. We will share all about puppets, as well as send you home with a practice CD and puppet. If you have questions, please call Leigh. New date/time for Puppeteers! Sundays at 3:30 p.m. … [Read more...]

Wednesday Activities

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Resumes August 7 5:30 p.m. SWAT Team 5:30-6:15 p.m. Wednesday Night Meal 6:30 p.m. Prayer Meeting Bible Studies The Gathering (for Students) Children’s Choir Celebration Adult Choir rehearsal 7:30-8:10 p.m. Celebration Orchestra Praise Team rehearsal 8:10 p.m. Praise Band rehearsal … [Read more...]

Diamond Backs


September 13, 6:40 p.m. Hey, plan a fun evening out! … [Read more...]


Who? PS PALS (ages 0-5) and caregivers What? Pick out, stuff, groom, dress and love your very own build-a-bear. Cost is $10 per bear and includes one $5 accessory/shirt to dress the bear. Any additional items would need to be purchased separately. When? Friday, August 23, 2013 10:00-Noon Where? Meet at Build-a-Bear workshop San Tan Village. RSVP! Please use an envelope to RSVP by Sunday, August 18, 2013. Questions? … [Read more...]

Women’s Ministry August Activities

Collect School Supplies for El Mesias Baptist Church August 1 - 11 Monday Lunch Bunch Monday, August 5, 11:30 a.m. at Crackers & Co. Café, 535 W. Iron Ave. #131, Mesa 85210 Ladies Bible Study Tuesdays, August 6, 13, 20 & 27 The Amazing Collection for Women, Book by Book, 9:30 a.m. & 6:30 p.m. at FBC in room A111/112 Forever Love Will meet in September! Thursday Lunch Bunch August 15 at 11:30 a.m. Joe’s Real Barbecue 301 N. Gilbert Rd., Gilbert Women’s Ministry Team Monday, August 19 6:30 p.m. at FBC Women’s Game Day Thursday, August 29 10:00 … [Read more...]

Men’s M2 Ministry

All guys, mark your calendars! In late September we are going to have a Guy’s BBQ and modified Highland Games! This will be held at the church, and a wide range of ages will be needed for this challenge on each team. Details will be forthcoming in the coming weeks! Teams will be needed! Bodies and minds will be tested! Also, a huge thank you to ALL that worked to make the Independence Day Fellowship such a great time! Steve heads up this event each year and does an awesome job! From getting food donated, to picking watermelon and fighting off rattle snakes!   … [Read more...]