FBCG Announcements for August 30

Upcoming Events

Back to School Prayer Service

Tuesday, Sept. 1 at 7 p.m. (WC)
Let’s get excited about the new academic year! Join us at the 2015 Back to School Prayer Night! We will be praying for all students, parents/guardians, teachers, administrators, school board and school support staff.

Divine Discipleship for Sisters Information Session
Wednesday, Sept. 2 at 7 p.m. (WC)
Seeking a closer walk with Christ? Divine Discipleship for Sisters invites you to discover God's destiny for your life. At this informational session, we will share how the discipleship curriculum teaches you to meditate on Scriptures, develop discipline for studying the Word of God and grow a deeper, intimate relationship with God.

Friday, Sept. 4 at 8:30 p.m. (MC)
Doors open at 7:30 p.m.
Middle and high school students experience God with a twist, through collaboration with FBCG & Zion Church.

Women’s Fellowship
Saturday, Sept. 5 at 8:15 a.m. (MC)
Join us at the Girlfriend Getaway! Bring your girlfriend and join the Women’s Monthly Fellowship for fun, dancing and games. This promises to be a day of fun and lots of laughter!

Singles Fellowship
Saturday, Sept. 5 at 6:30 p.m. (MC)
You are hereby requested to appear in the FBCG Singles Court before the honorable Judge Jenkins. Come witness as Judge (Pastor) Jenkins presides over cases and issues common to today’s singles.

Funerals Announcements
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Bible Study & Prayer/Praise Service
Tuesday, Sept. 8 at 7 p.m. (WC)
Wednesday, Sept. 9 at noon (MC)

Church Closure

Monday, Sept. 7
First Baptist will be closed in recognition of the Labor Day holiday. We will re-open on Tuesday, Sept. 8.

Healing Transitions and Bereavement Saturday Grief Support
Sept. 12 – Nov. 7 from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. (MC)
The Healing Transitions and Bereavement Ministry will offer Saturday Grief Support Groups for adults and children. Register in the lobby before and after worship services or email us at . Registration deadline is today. Walk-ins are only accepted on Saturday, Sept. 12.

He Loves Me Women’s Conference
Thursday, Oct. 1 – Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015 (WC)
Time is running out to take advantage of early-bird registration rates for the FBCG “He Loves Me” Women’s Conference! This year’s theme is “Restored,” with featured guest speakers Christine Caine, Dr. Dee Dee Freeman and Dr. Doug Weiss. There will be numerous sessions to choose from, including Prayer, Power & Pumps; Senior Divas; The Leadership Ladder; Designing Your Best Self; and more! Guest psalmists include Anaysha Figueroa-Cooper, Marcus Johnson, The Walls Group and Miranda Willis. Register today and get more information at fbcglenarden.org/womensconference.

Life Builders Ministry Saturday Night Live – “Guilt and Shame”
Saturday, Sept. 19 at 7 p.m. (MC)
Too many people are stuck with memories from their past that they can’t get over. God doesn’t want you to carry that heavy baggage any longer. You can be free!  Join our Life Builders Ministry for Saturday Night Live in September! Minister Iris Tate will be our special guest sharing on the topic “Guilt and Shame.” It's time we drop the baggage(s) of guilt and shame once and for ALL! Join us for refreshments at 6:30 p.m. Child care available registration is required at fbcglenardenkidsworld.eventbrite.com.

Queen Esther Moment of Preparation Information Session
Thursday, Sept. 10 at 7 p.m. (WC)
Join the Queen Esther Ministry for a Moment of Preparation information session. This is an opportunity to ask questions, meet the facilitators and register for the upcoming session. For more information, email .

Seasoned Citizens Banquet
Sunday, Sept. 13 from 2 – 6 p.m.
This special event – “An Evening of Fine Dining” – is our way of showing love and appreciation to seasoned members of our church family! The banquet takes place at Camelot By Martins, located at 13905 Central Avenue in Upper Marlboro, MD. Members of FBCG are asked to be a blessing and sponsor a senior. Donations can be made toward someone you know or in memory of a loved one. For more information and to make a donation, please visit the tables in the Great Halls or fbcglenarden.org/seasonedcitizens.

SHABACH! Ministries Day
Sunday, Sept. 6
WC = Worship Center             MC = Ministry Center