April Calendar

He is Alive

Here is a brief list of the activities and services for April! … [Read more...]

EASTER Celebration


PS PALS and siblings! Come and join us in celebrating the resurrection. Siblings of Preschool PALS group (children ages 0-5) are always welcome! When: Friday, April 18 from 9:30 a.m.-12:00 Noon. Where: We will meet at Debbie's home Registration: Please register by Tuesday, April 15. The cost is $5 per child. You can place the envelope (marked PALS Easter Event) in the offering plate or the Ministry Payment Box located in the north hallway by the church office door. Questions? Please contact Cheryl or Debbie. … [Read more...]

Church Clean-up Day


Saturday, May 12, 7:00 - 10:00 a.m. The Building & Grounds Team and Men’s Ministry have planned a clean up day for the church. Projects include cleaning up the rear yard, clean out mezzanine, remove lights from trees and palms. Questions? Contact Joe. … [Read more...]

Women’s Ministry April Activities

Ladies Bible Study Tuesdays, April 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29 The Amazing Collection for Women, Book by Book, 9:30 a.m. & 6:30 p.m. at FBC in room A111/112, call Jimmie Sue if you have any questions. Tuesdays, April 1, 8 & 15 Understanding Your Blessings, 9:30 a.m. at FBC in room A129, Facilitated by Becky and Jerri. Ladies Craft Night Friday, April 4, 6:00 p.m. at FBC Monday Lunch Bunch Monday, April 7, 11:30 a.m. Cracker Barrel (I-10 & Chandler) 5022 E. Chandler Blvd., Phoenix Questions? Contact Linda. Thursday Lunch Bunch April 17 at 11:30 a.m. BLD Restaurant, 1920 W. … [Read more...]

David: Shepherd, Poet, Warrior & King

A good portion of this school year our messages and small groups have been focused on one of the Bible’s greatest heroes, David. Liken unto Abraham & Moses, understanding David’s presence in the Old Testament and his influence in the New Testament is vital to our Christian walk. It is even more important to our youth, because David is introduced to us in the Old Testament approximately at the age thirteen years old. David was a youth amid many of his most difficult struggles. Samuel anoints him as king as a teenager and David’s life continues on a winding road leading to the throne of … [Read more...]

Bless The Lord Every Day

“I will extol you, my God and King, and bless your name forever and ever. Every day I will bless you and praise your name forever and ever. Great is the Lord, and greatly to be praised, and his greatness is unsearchable.” (Psalm 145: 1-3) Every Sunday I am blessed to lead you all in worship. What a joy to hear your voices raised in praise to the Lord. This scripture reminds us of how great God is. He is so great that we are charged to praise and bless his name every day! I have to confess, though, some days I am so distracted by the “poodles” of life. (Poodles are small dogs that … [Read more...]



It is certainly human nature to remember and hold against others the hurt they have caused us. Actual evil and perceived evil seem to be everywhere. We seem inclined to keep a record of wrongs against us. However, love does not keep a record of wrongs. To exhibit a Christ-like love we must abandon our own self-absorbed record-keeping and extend forgiveness to those who wrong us. I am not just talking about forgiving those we like, but even to our enemies. While Jesus was dying, He prayed "Father, forgive them." This kind of love is not just about forgiveness, but also about honoring and … [Read more...]

“God With Us”

A Musical Worship Experience with the FBC Worship Choir & Orchestra Sunday April 13 at 9:30 & 11:00 am Come celebrate the amazing truth of God’s presence with us through music and testimonies. … [Read more...]