Revive My Circle

gypsy smith

I don’t know about you, but the Lord has really challenged me through an awesome message from Psalm 85, to ask the Lord to revive me in my circle. Dr. Smith shared with us about drawing a circle, standing on it and asking God to bring revival inside the circle. Well, I got my hymnal out and started looking at songs about revival. Here are a few of the lines. From “Lord Send A Revival” by B.B. McKinney: Send a revival, O Christ, my Lord, let it go over the land and sea, send it according to Thy dear Word, and let it begin with me. Lord, send a revival, Lord send a … [Read more...]

The Power of Prayer


I have two grown daughters. Elesea and Hannah. Elesea lives with her husband in Ft. Worth, Texas, and this week Hannah found out she had a few days off in a row and wanted to go see her sister. I told her getting a flight four days ahead is very expensive and, sure enough, when she checked every airline was out of her price range. I jokingly told her she better pray for some free flights to drop out of the air or else she couldn't go. The next morning I got a call from someone who had free flights that were about to expire and wanted to give them away if I knew someone who could use them … [Read more...]

Deacon & Yokefellows Business Breakfast Meeting

Saturday, May 25, 8:00 a.m. The "Deacons and Yokefellows" ALL will be having a "Business Breakfast Meeting" beginning at 8:00 a.m., ending at 12:00 Noon, at the church, Saturday morning, May 25. Yes, the food is good! Breakfast begins at 8:00 a.m., with our business meeting immediately following. This is one of our more helpful meetings of the year. PLEASE, everyone be there! Dismissal promptly at Noon. - Thank you, Steve   … [Read more...]

Men’s M2M Ministry


The FBC Men's Ministry is alive and well! Praise God. Upcoming things to put on your calendar guys! - Saturday morning, April 27, 7:30 a.m.—Men’s Breakfast at the church. All guys welcome. - May 17-18: Promise Keepers returns to Phoenix! David is heading up our group from FBC. - May 31-June 2: Men's Retreat, at Camp Tontozona (East of Payson). In the Fall (mid-August) we will be starting another Bible Study for the guys, written by the Navigator Staff. Every Man A Warrior - Helping Men Succeed in life. Men deal with issues every day that test their core values. Every Man A … [Read more...]

Important Children’s Choir Dates!

Children Singing

April 7, Sunday morning: Sing in all 3 services. Meet in children’s church room at 8:30 a.m. Released to parents after song in third service, at approximately 11:25 a.m. Saturday, May 11: 10 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Rehearsal in auditorium 12:15 - 1:00 p.m. Pizza Party & store Wednesday, May 15: 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. Rehearsal on stage Saturday, May 18: 10:00 a.m. - Noon Dress Rehearsal in auditorium Saturday, May 18: 2:30 p.m. Curtain call 3:00 p.m. Performance Sunday, May 19: 9:30 & 11:00 a.m. Performance during services. Curtain call at 8:30 in A129, children’s … [Read more...]

Women’s Ministry May Activities

Decorate tables, Friday, May 3 Decorate tables 4p - 8p for May 4 Luncheon. Help a friend decorate a table. Ladies Craft Night Friday, May 3 6:00 p.m. - midnight at FBC Forever Love Forever Love Ladies are encouraged to attend the May luncheon on May 4 for our May activity. Monday Lunch Bunch Monday, May 6, 11:30 a.m. at Freddy’s, 129 E. Williams Field Rd., Gilbert Ladies Bible Study Tuesdays, May 7, 14, 21 & 28 The Amazing Collection for Women, Book by Book, 9:30 a.m. & 6:30 p.m. at FBC in room A111/112 Ladies Bible Study Tuesdays, May 7 & 14 The … [Read more...]

Children’s Spring Musical


BLAST OFF! Discovering the God of Creation Saturday, May 18, 3:00 p.m. Sunday, May 19, 9:30 & 11:00 a.m. … [Read more...]

Centennial Church Fair


Sunday, April 21, 12:30 - 3:30 p.m. … [Read more...]

Forever Love

Saturday, April 13, 10:00 a.m. Forever Love will meet at the Wheelis home on Saturday, April 13 at 10 a.m. to work on Operation Christmas Child project.     … [Read more...]

The Movie Home Run

Home Run

In theaters April 19 “Home Run reminds us of the power of forgiveness, the richness of redemption, and the wisdom of trusting God to revive us.” - Max Lucado, Pastor and Best-Selling Author   … [Read more...]