Announcements
Week of January 20

SUNDAY SCHOOL
Stay Connected
– Are you a part of a Sunday School class? This is a great time of year to plug into a class if you are not actively a part of one. See a member of the Sunday School Team for assistance. Join us for Small Groups/Sunday School…starting at 9:15 AM for all ages.

 

DEACONS OF THE WEEK
Week of Jan. 13-19
Bobby Sweet and David Thrailkill
Week of Jan. 20-26 – Dan Woolf and Larry Loyed

 

ANNUAL MEMBER MEETING

Sunday, Jan. 27, 5:00 PM – CFBC Worship Center

The Elder Council invites the Church Family to continue in a season of prayer for this gathering, for the upcoming Facility Renovation Plans as they are developed, and for the 2019 Ministry Budget.

  SENIOR ADULT LUNCHEON

Tuesday, Jan. 22, 11:30 AM, at Family Tradition.

DEACON/SENIOR ADULT VALENTINE BANQUET

Saturday, Feb. 9, 5:00 PM, CFBC Fellowship Hall – Contact the Church Office by Jan. 31 to RSVP, choose your meat (prime rib or baked chicken), and request transportation, if needed.

LOTTIE MOON CHRISTMAS OFFERING (LMCO)

CFBC Goal – $50,000.00 (received as of Jan. 14: $32,782.31)

THE EASTER SEASON IS COMING SOON!

Easter Launch Retreat – Jan. 11-12, 2019. If you have helped with Easter presentations in previous years, please plan to participate in this event.

CFBC Easter Presentation – Palm Sunday PM, April 14, 2019

WEEKDAY PRESCHOOL REGISTRATION

Thursday, Jan 24, 9:30 AM – For children, ages 18 months to 5 years. Please visit our website to get the registration form.

FAMILY MINISTRY AND CHILDREN’S MINISTRIES – GENERATIONS

Volunteers Needed to Serve with Our Children – We are seeking volunteers to help teach Preschool Sunday School and help with the nursery during TeamKID. If you can assist with either or both times, please contact Allison Van Beneden.

Daddy/Daughter Dinner – Sunday, Feb. 24, 5:00-6:30 PM, CFBC Fellowship Hall. Fathers, plan to bring your daughters (babies through 5th grade) for dinner and some fun activities. Please RSVP by email to the Church Office. Please contact Allison Van Beneden or Carly Elrod with any questions.

VBS – June 3-7, 2019

VBS Family Night – Wednesday PM, June 5, 2019

READ THROUGH THE BIBLE IN 2019

As a church, we want to read through the Bible together in 2019. To do this, we will be using the Robert Murray M’Cheyne Bible Reading Plan. To read more about the RMM plan, as well as to download it, visit crabapplefbc.org/bible2019.

 

YOUNG PROS HOME FELLOWSHIP

Sundays, 5:00 PM – Small group for those post-college to mid-thirties. Visit the Young Pros FB page for tonight’s location.

 

SAVE THESE 2019 DATES!

Easter Presentation – Palm Sunday PM, April 14

VBS – June 3-7

VBS Family Night – Wednesday PM, June 5

WORSHIP MINISTRY

Media Volunteers Needed – Seeking 2-3 additional adult volunteers to help with audio and projection technology. Please contact Pastor Greg to enlist.

Student Choir Mission Tour – March 30-April 3, to Nashville, TN. Sign up is currently open.

Easter Presentation – Palm Sunday PM, April 14

NEW LADIES’ BIBLE STUDY TO BEGIN SOON

Sundays, 4:00-5:30 PM (first meeting date tba) – Expecting to See Jesus, by Anne Graham Lotz, Dr. Henry Blackaby, and Dr. Crawford Loritts. Study coordinator: Doris Dorris, 770-475-4905.

Tuesdays, 9:30 AM & 7:00 PM (first meeting date is Jan. 22) – Lord, I Need Grace to Make It Today, by Kay Arthur. Book cost: $17. Teacher: Kathy Buchanan, kathybuchanan05@comcast.net.

  NEW MENS’ BIBLE STUDY BEGINS THIS WEEK

Tuesdays, 7:00 PM (first meeting date is Jan. 22) – A Study of the Book of Ephesians. Teachers: Steve Stall and Bob Sheffield

WOMEN’S MINISTRY

WOMEN’S RETREAT - March 1-2, 2019 –  Retreat, Toccoa GA Baptist Conference Center. Come learn about the Lord, make deeper relationships, and have lots of fun! Cost: $90 (scholarships available). Registration continues, so, sign up today.

CFBC GREETER TEAM IS SEEKING ADDITIONAL VOLUNTEERS

Serve as a Greeter – We are currently seeking additional volunteers to serve as greeters. This is a strategic ministry, as we want all guests to be greeted and welcomed as they enter our facility. If you are willing to serve on a rotation, please contact David Thrailkill, davidthr1045@gmail.com.

STUDENT MINISTRY – ROOTED

Rooted – Wednesdays, 6:15 PM, for all middle and high school students.

DNOW – March 15-17, 2019, open to all middle and high school students

MFUGE – June 17-22, 2019, North Greenville University, open to all middle and high school students

Guatemala Mission Trip – June 29-July 6, open to high school students

Back to School Retreat (B2SR) – July 24-25

SPECIAL THANKS

Christmas Decorations – Many volunteers worked diligently to set up, take down, and store this year’s decorations. We are appreciative of your efforts to help make our facility beautiful this Christmas season…thank you!

CFBC DISCOVERY CLASS

Starting Feb. 10 – Learn more about CFBC! Classes will be held in Room 123, at 9:15 AM on Sunday mornings, Feb. 10 through Mar. 17.
Class Dates – Plan to attend each session.
            Feb. 10 – Unpacking the Vision
            Feb. 17 – What We Believe (part 1)
            Feb. 24 – What We Believe (part 2)
            Mar. 3 – Understanding the Church
            Mar. 10 – Church Membership
            Mar. 17 – Getting Connected

WEDNESDAY NIGHTS @ CFBC

Something for everyone…ministries for the whole family!

5:15 PM           Fellowship Dinner

Jan. 23rd Entreé: Lasagna
RSVP/cancel by Tuesday (via the Church Office)
Prices: $6/adult, $3/child (under 10),
$25 immediate family maximum

6:15 PM           TeamKID (children through 5th grade) – “Scarf” Night
Rooted: Student Worship/Bible Study/Fellowship (6th-12th grades)
Ladies’ Bible Study, Worship Choir Rehearsal

6:30 PM           Pastor’s Bible Study (open to all adults)

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY

We have several volunteers who regularly service the pew racks in our Worship Center (restocking supplies, straightening, etc.). Additional volunteers are needed to help with this task. If you are available for about an hour on select Wednesday evenings or Thursdays during the day, please contact Carly Elrod in the Church Office, or see Pastor Greg on Sunday. In advance, thank you for your help with this important support task.