First Covenant Church

The mission of First Covenant Church is to unify, nurture and equip the generations to love God and one another and to carry Christ's message into the world.

Weekly Bulletin 10/18/2015

UPCOMING EVENTS
 
 
October 21
Discipleship Journey
 
October 23-25
Thunder Retreat at Cascades Camp
 
November 1
Daylight Savings Time Ends
 
November 20
CrossPlay All Night Party!!!
 
November 22
Simple Soup Supper and
Thanksgiving Service 5:30 pm
 
November 25
No CrossPlay

November 26
Thanksgiving Day
 

A CLOSER LOOK
 
Family Ministry Parent Meeting: Parents please join us after worship in the Fireside room. Lunch and Childcare will be provided.
 
Prayers: Please pray for Don Villeneuve’s Wife, Carol, and their family as Don went on to be with the Lord Tuesday October 13th. Service will be held here at First Covenant Church Tuesday October 20th at 1:00pm.
 
Thunder Retreat: Middle School Students, Come have a Far Out time as we go to Thunder Retreat at Cascades Camp October 23-25. Get your registration turned in today!
 
Share the Harvest Pick up:
We will be gathering for a fun-filled day in the beautiful Yakima Valley on, Saturday October 24th, as we bag apples that were sold through Sharing the Harvest at Wiley Heights Covenant  Church. Come join in the fun as we go pack apples. Please contact Sarah Hammersborg if you are interested in participating.  Apples will be ready to pick up Sunday Oct. 25th. 
 
All Night Party: Middle and High School Students, join us November 20th from 7pm-8am. Cost is $35 if registered by November 18th and $40 at the door. (Scholarships are available) Please bring a sleeping bag to donate to a local homeless ministry. There will be Obstacle races, Unlimited Arcade and Console games, Unlimited Pizza, Miniature Golf, Dodge Ball, and Much Much More!!!
 
LIFE GROUPS: Life Groups are the small groups of FCC that meet regularly for the purpose prayer, study and support.  We have several groups forming this Fall providing opportunities for connection.  There are both groups for men, groups for women, and groups for couples and singles. If you are interested in finding a group to connect with, contact Pastor Kent (kent@firstcov.com) or Laurie Roberts, our Council member for Adult Ed. (charleslaurie@comcast.net).


CrossPlay:
 
Middle and High School
Students please join us
Wednesdays at 7pm.
 

 


Financial Update
 
YTD Budgeted Receipt:   $140,335
YTD Actual Giving:         $108,584
Shortfall:                     $31,751
 
Bring the whole tithe into the storehouse, that there may be food in my house. Test me in this,” says the Lord Almighty,
“and see if I will not throw open the floodgates of heaven and pour out so much blessing that there will not be room enough to store it. 
Malachi 3:10  NIV
 

This Week
 
The following times are office hours for this week.
 
Monday…………….    9:30-1:30
Tuesday…….…..….    9:00-1:00
Wednesday………..    9:30-1:30
Thursday…….……..9:00-1:00
 
During these times there will be someone present in the office.