FBC Jonesboro
Tuesday, August 04, 2015

News & Events

Real Talk at the Cafe
Tuesday August 4 at 6:30 pm
All women are invited to Real Talk @ the Cafe on Tuesday, August 4. Hear an amazing interview and teaching by Melody Allred. Doors open at 6 pm; interview begins at 6:30 pm. Coffee and desserts are offered for a small fee.

360 Reach Out Rally
Saturday  August 22 and Sunday August 23
Join the Student Ministry for this FREE weekend Rally.  Speaker is Dr. Brent Crowe and music by The Cafe on Main Band. Saturday night at 5 pm cookout and Sunday night at 5 pm consumption of Italian pies.  Both nights followed by great night of worship, testimony, and fun.  
Sunday morning at 10:45 am will be TEAM Sunday and recognition of High School football, bands, and cheerleaders.
For more information contact Cress Welch at cwelch@fbcjonesboro.com 

Music & Missions Begins Wednesday, August 12
Choir  |  GA's  |  RA's
Music 6 pm to 7 pm
Missions 7:05 pm to 8:05 pm
Ages 3 years to 5th grade
For more information contact Mary Barton at mbarton@fbcjonesboro.com or Jason Hand at jhand@fbcjonesboro.com

Learn from Your Leaders
Wednesdays @ 6 pm, May 20 - August 5
A 12-week series of Bible studies and training led by your church staff. Each lesson will be taught by a different member of the ministerial staff and will help you gain a better understanding of the various areas of ministry of FBJ. Each session will include Q & A.  Held at 6 pm in the Chapel.

POD Training : Volunteers Needed
Saturday, September 12 8 am to 2 pm
The Closed Point of Dispensing (POD) is a plan to dispense CDC (Center for Disease Control) recommended medicine to church members in the event of a public health emergency due to a hazardous bio-agent such as anthrax or smallpox. Mass dispensing will be done in the ROC with a goal of serving the entire membership within 48 hours.  In order to accomplish this task a host of volunteers are needed.  This training is for all returning and new volunteers. No previous training or medical background is necessary.  For more information contact Jenny Bumpus at 770.954.9478 or jbumpus1@juno.com

Join the Choir & Orchestra
Rehearsals start back August 5th  | each Wednesday @ 6:45 pm

The Jonesboro Worship Choir and Orchestra welcomes new singers and musicians.

CHOIR: The choir welcomes everyone 18 years or older who loves Jesus, is passionate about leading worship, can commit to weekly rehearsals and services, and can carry a tune! Auditions not required for choir participation. Rehearsals are held at 6:45 pm in the Choir Room.
ORCHESTRA: Orchestra participation requires at least two years of experience on an instrument. Woodwinds, brass, strings and percussion are welcome. Rehearsals are held at 6:45 pm in the Worship Center.

For information, contact Gini Muncus in the music office at ginimuncus@fbcjonesboro.com or call 770.478.6710. 

Student Pastors One Day Conference
September 24
The 8th annual conference will be held on Thursday, Sept 24 from 10:30 am to 4:00 pm at the FBJ Fellowship Hall. Cost is $50 per person. Guest facilitators include Dave Paxton, Student Pastor @ FBC Orange Park, Florida, Chuck Allen, Senior Pastor @ Sugar Hill Church, Duluth, Georgia, and Roger Allen, Minister of Middle School & Student Missions @ FBCJonesboro, Jonesboro, Georgia.                                                                            Click Here to Register

Celebrator's Conference
October 19-22
The annual adult trip to the Celebrator’s Conference will be held October 19-22 in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee. Join us for worship and messages from David Jeremiah, Charles Billingsley, The Erwins, Ken Davis (comedy), The Annie Moses Band, Sandi Patti, Larnelle Harris, Wayne Watson, Phil Waldrep and The Brooklyn Tabernacle Singers. Cost for the conference and 3 nights lodging is $259 per person, double occupancy (only 35 rooms available). A $25 deposit is required at sign up. Transportation will be provided by chartered bus. Reservations: call Irvin Pearre or Janet McGrotha at 770-478-6710. Click here for more information.

New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary 

New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary has now launched a fully accredited extension center at First Baptist Jonesboro. Programs include Certificate Level, Bachelor Degree, Master Degree and Doctorate of Ministry (in the near future). To find out more, click here.

Get the FBJ Church App
for Android, i-Phone, Windows
First Baptist Jonesboro has launched a church app for your smart phone (Android, i-Phone, Windows). You will be able to listen to sermons, connect to FBJ’s social media (Facebook, Twitter and website) and follow a Bible reading/listening plan.