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 10/11/15

A CLOSER LOOK

Congregational Meeting Today: 
Please join us after service today for our congregational meeting in the Fellowship Hall.

Thunder Retreat:
Middle Schoolers, Come have a Far Out time as we go to Thunder Retreat at Cascades Camp October 23-25. This years theme is All You Need Is Love. Brush up on your 60’s and 70’s lingo and have a Far Out time!  Get your registration turned in by October 18th.  Can you dig it?

Family Ministry Parent Meeting: Sunday October 18th following worship we will be meeting in the Fireside room. Lunch and Childcare will be provided.

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. 

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).


UPCOMING EVENTS


October 12
Compassion Team Meeting 6:30pm Fireside Room 

October 13
Council Meeting 7pm

October 17
Leadership Matrix at Trinity Covenant from 9am-4pm

October 23-25
Thunder Retreat at Cascades Camp

November 1
Daylight Savings Time Ends

November 22
Thanksgiving Service 6pm


November 26
Thanksgiving Day

CrossPlay:

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


Financial Update

YTD Budgeted Receipt:   $132,930
YTD Actual Giving:       $103,439
Shortfall:            $29,491

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…………….    9:00-1:00
Tuesday…….…..….    8:00-12:00
Wednesday………..    8:30-12:30
Thursday…….……..9:00-1:00

During these times there will be someone present in the office.