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Discover Peace Bible Study—MUST CONTACT BRIAN to get information

Starting in the next few weeks, Brian Coughlin will lead a simple, informal study on what the Bible has to say about peace (shalom). Our time together will consist of: sharing what we are thankful for, prayer, and a short Bible reading followed by a simple discussion based on a few questions. This should take no longer than 1 hour. We will determine when to meet and how often based on your feedback.  The study is designed with 14 meetings,…

Maundy Thursday Online Worship Service – April 9

Please join us for a Maundy Thursday worship service on Thursday, April 9 at 7:00pm.  You’ll need to download the Zoom app and click on this link to enter the meeting: https://zoom.us/j/583073814  We hope to sing, listen and read together—both scripture and prayers, in order to prepare us for Easter.  Invite others to join us if you’d like!  

March 31st update from David Bridges

(Note – if you would like to receive David’s updates by email, send your email address to FFC@friendswoodfriends.org.) Rejoice always.  Pray continually.  Give thanks in every situation because this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.  — 1 Thessalonians 5.16-18 Greetings in Christ’s name!  I hope this finds you doing as well as possible.  This new way of life is requiring all kinds of adjustments that feel strange and unusual…and some of it feels downright rotten.  Keeping distance from…

Wednesday Morning Common Prayer with David Bridges

Greetings Everyone, Join me on Zoom—an online video call—this Wednesday morning at 6:30am for Common Prayer.  You should be able to join the meeting from your computer, tablet or phone (with video or only audio) through a web browser, but it will probably be easiest if you download the Zoom app.  The reading will be on the screen or you can follow it at commonprayer.net that morning.  I hope you can join me. –David Bridges Join Zoom Meeting https://zoom.us/j/634582998 Meeting…

BULLETIN ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR MARCH 8. 2020

Message:  Brian Coughlin “All Things to All People” 1 Cor 9:19-23 CONGRATULATIONS to Daniel & Molly (Black) De la Cerda who were married on Saturday, February 29th in the Worship Center.  OUR HEARTFELT SYMPATHY goes to the family of Lola Yancey. Lola passed away on Sunday, March 1st.  Funeral information is not available at this time, but will be posted when arrangements are finalized. THE GYM WILL BE CLOSED THIS WEEK, from March 9-14th, for painting and repairs. Work will also…

BULLETIN ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR MARCH 1, 2020

Message:  David Bridges “Bartimaeus, a Crowd, and Jesus” Mark 10.46-52 THE FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR TODAY are presented by Mike & Anna Barmore in celebration of the Lenten season with Isaiah 40:31:  ‘but those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength; they will fly up on wings like eagles; they will run and not be tired; they will walk and not be weary’. CONGRATULATIONS to Hunter and Kayla Lee on the birth of their son. Samuel Joseph Lee was born…

LADIES’ SPRING BIBLE STUDY

THE LADIES’ SPRING BIBLE STUDY will begin on Wednesday, March 4th. We’ll meet in the Coffee Café on Wednesday mornings at 9:30 a.m. for 5 weeks.  Our study will be based on Bob Goff’s book Everybody, Always: Becoming Love in a World Full of Setbacks and Difficult People. All ladies are welcome – come and bring a friend! Nursery care is available. 

BULLETIN ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR FEBRUARY 23, 2020

Message:  David Bridges “It’s More than Enough, Lord” 1 Kings 19 ONE OR MORE VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDED for our food pantry ministry. It just takes an hour or so each week and timing is completely flexible. If you would like more information, please call the church office.  LADIES’ SPRING BIBLE STUDY will begin on Wednesday, March 4th. We’ll meet in the Coffee Café on Wednesday mornings at 9:30 a.m. for 5 weeks.  Our study will be based on Bob Goff’s book Everybody, Always:…

NEW PARENTING CLASS STARTS MARCH 22!

Parenting is full of challenges. We want to raise our kids well and teach them to follow Christ. But it’s hard. At our best, we focus mostly on behavior and miss opportunities to teach wisdom. At our worst, we find ourselves modeling the opposite of what we seek to instill in our kids. Whether you feel like you need a total parenting overhaul or just a tune up, all parents are invited to join us during the Sunday School hour…

BULLETIN ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR FEBRUARY 16, 2020

THE FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR TODAY are presented in loving memory of Opal and Owen Wood, by Gerald, Rhonda, Donald, Clint and Wade Wood. OUR HEARTFELT SYMPATHY goes to Penny Winston and the Winston family. Penny’s sister Landran Winston Stewardson passed away last week. A funeral service will held on Monday, February 17th at 7:00 p.m. in the Worship Center. Please remember the family in your prayers.  ONE OR MORE VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDED for our food pantry ministry. It just takes an hour or so each…