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SUMMER SUNDAY SCHOOL TEACHERS
FBC is in need of Sunday School Teachers for the summer for grades first through sixth. We are looking for teams of two for each class for either the whole quarter (June/July/August) or on a monthly basis. There will be information available at the table in the hallway of the foyer. Or you may contact Larisa Calvanese at 630-390-1540.
Your help is greatly appreciated.
posted 4/27/2010 6:20:30 AM -
If you are interested and/or would like to help out at VBS this year, please attend a meeting on Thursday, May 6, 2010 at 7:00 p.m. for more information. This is for anyone and everyone. Come and find out how you can be a helper, planner, leader, etc. Many, many volunteers are needed. The meeting will take place in Fellowship Hall.
Hope to see you there.
If you have questions, you may contact Larisa Calvanese at 630-390-1540.
posted 4/27/2010 6:17:47 AM -
Help is needed for AWANA Carnival Night - this Wednesday - 4/28/10. There is a lot of work in setup and breakdown. Any additional help would be hugely appreciated. If you are able to spare some time on Tuesday evening, 4/27/10, setup will be getting started. We could also use additional one-time help (including Jr Leaders). Whatever time you are able to give would be appreciated.
Please contact Pete Matousek at 312-593-1100.
posted 4/26/2010 1:52:10 PM -
Vacation Bible School
April showers bring May flowers, but what do May flowers bring? Vacation! Whether or not we have seen our last of the cold, summer vacation will be here in two short months. And with summer vacation comes Vacation Bible School. This year's theme is High Seas Expedition.
At High Seas Expedition, kids explore the mighty love of God on a journey that will change them forever! High Seas Expedition is filled with incredible Bible-learning kids see, hear, touch, and even taste! Bible Point crafts, teambuilding games, cool Bible songs, and tasty treats are just a few of the High Seas Expedition activities that help faith flow into real life.
So, are you ready for the voyage of a lifetime? Then do not wait. Download a registration form or sign up for a volunteer opportunity today.
For registration forms or more information, please visit:
posted 4/16/2010 3:17:54 PM -
Long time member, 89-year-old Myrtle Caliendo went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, 4/11/10 in the afternoon. Myrtle had been a resident of Fairview Village for several years.
The wake will be held on Friday, 4/16/10 from 3-9 p.m., at Hills Funeral Home - 10201 S Roberts Rd - Palos Hills IL 60485 - (708)598-5880.
The funeral will begin at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, 4/17/10.
posted 4/12/2010 8:04:46 AM -
Former and long-time member, 91-year-old Marian Tuttle, went home to be with the Lord on Easter Sunday, 4/4/10. Her service will be on Saturday, 4/10/10 at:
Calvary Baptist Church
75 Pine St
Inglewood FL 34223
(An arrangement will be sent on behalf of First Baptist)
If you would like to send a card you may address it to her son's address:
Mr Roy Tuttle
12824 88th Ave
Seminole FL 33776
posted 4/6/2010 6:21:44 AM -
Easter Sunday April 4th
Good Friday Service including Communion - 7:00 p.m.
Easter Sunday Service at 10:30 a.m. (One service only)
NO Sunday school classes
Please be in prayer for Pastor Don as he leaves for Idaho to officaite in his mother-in-law's funeral. She went home to be with the Lord yesterday, Wednesday, 3/30/10. What a wonderful reunion for her and Bonnie. Please also pray for the Hine Family (Bonnie's extended family).
Pastor Don will be here for Sunday's service.
posted 4/1/2010 6:33:04 AM -
REHEARSAL WILL BE ON SATURDAY, APRIL 3, 2010 AT 9:00 A.M. PLEASE BE PROMPT!
posted 3/31/2010 6:28:32 AM -
Palm Sunday Service
The traditional Palms Parade by the children will lead off the start of the Palm Sunday Service. This includes 2’s & 3’s and 4’s & K’s and Grades 1-4.
Please arrive at 8:50 to allow for time sign in your children and to allow for teachers to walk their classes to the sanctuary on time.
/Worship Service all children will remain in Sunday School classrooms until the start of the 10:30 Worship Service where they will parade through again.
If you are only attending the 10:30 service, please arrive by 10:15 to sign in your 2s & 3s and 4s & Ks.
1st - 4th Graders should be dropped off upstairs in the Junior Church rooms to be escorted down with their teachers and the rest of the class.
Thank you - We look forward to a joyful Procession of Palms!
posted 3/24/2010 10:16:15 AM -
MRS VIRGINIA MARKS
Virginia Marks (Doug Marks' mother) went home to be with the Lord over the weekend. Visitation will be at Adams, Winterfield, Sullivan on Main just south of Ogden (across from Downers North High School) on Thursday, 3/18/10 from 6-9 p.m. She will lie in state from 9-10 a.m. at Fairview's Elrich Chapel on Friday, 3/19/10 at Fairview Village on Fairview just south of 63rd Street. Her service will follow at 10 a.m. Pastor Don will be officiating.
If you would like to send a card/note: Mr & Mrs Doug Marks -6830 Springside Ave - Downers Grove IL 60516
posted 3/15/2010 12:22:37 PM -
(630) 852-0800 • Sunday School: 9:00am • Sunday Service: 10:30am
First Baptist Church of Downers Grove
929 Maple Ave, Downers Grove, IL 60515