VBS- July 13-17, 2015

VBS will be the week of July 13-17th in the evenings from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Please pre-register your child for VBS. You can do this by picking up a form from the children’s desk or register online at:  groupvbspro.com/vbs/cc/lexfirstalliance

 

Golf Tournament to benefit the Dominican Republic Mission Trip — Saturday, May 16

May 16 at 8am at Lake Louise Golf Course in Mocksville! The format will be a shotgun start. The cost is $50 per player, or $200 per team.

The tournament is a great time of fun, fellowship, and a great way to support our Mission Team! So whether you are a “pro-golfer” or a “duffer” come out and have some fun! A free lunch will be provided for every player at the conclusion of the tournament. All proceeds will go to benefit the Mission team from First Alliance going to the Dominican Republic this July 25 – August 1.

Fill out the following form and return it to Pastor Ben or mail it to the church office by Sunday May 10.

FAC-Golf-Tournament-DR-Mission-2015 pdf

“First Alliance Live” — FAC Variety Show — April 18th and 19th, 6:00 p.m.

Come join us for the latest installment of what has become a proud (?) First Alliance tradition. We haven’t had one of these crazy shows in a few years, so who knows what kind of ideas have been floating around lights camera actionin the brains of our various performers?! Tickets are $8 and include both dinner and the show. YOU MUST PURCHASE YOUR TICKETS THIS WEEK — either buy them in the Welcome Center Sunday the 12th, or call the office to reserve your place by Wednesday the 15th. Proceeds go to support this summer’s Dominican Republic mission trip.

Special International Connection — Sunday, 3/29 — 5:30 pm

This Sunday we will have the privilege of hearing, for the first time, from International Worker appointees Brandon and Melanie Hilstad, our partners in ministry in Burkina Faso, West Africa. We will be having a light, potluck meal, so please bring a sandwich, salad or dessert to share. We will also be having communion and dedication service as well as a question and answer session with the Hilstads. Don’t miss this one!

Save the Dates!!

March is Missions Month at First Alliance !!!

Our spring “Global Focus Weekend” will be March 13-15, featuring international workers from Paraguay and Japan.

Then, on March 28-29, we will have Brandon and Melanie Hilstad with us. This is the couple we are helping to launch into their new ministry in Burkina Faso.

December 19th — 6pm — Family Christmas Dinner and Candlelight Service

Come and join us as we celebrate the Savior’s birth with a very special night of fun, fellowship, food, and worship! Dinner includes chicken pie, ham, veggies and dessert and is only $5/plate. But you MUST reserve a ticket by Sunday the 14th. Stop by the table at church or call the church office.

(If you’d like to play or sing a special Christmas song that night, see Pastor Paul or Joanie Williams.)

3 on 3 Basketball Tournament – December 6

b-Ball TOURNAMENT poster

Love playing basketball? Used to love playing basketball? Enjoy watching basketball?

Write this date on your calendar and plan to come out! First Alliance Church will host a basketball tournament to benefit the church’s mission trip this summer to the Dominican Republic. We will have two divisions, a 10-14 year old division and a 14 and older division. No matter your skill level will you consider playing, having fun, and supporting our church?

Grab some of these flyers at church and invite your friends to play. Also, you are welcome to come watch and get some great food from our concession stand!