News and Events @ First

Man Church Event

Sunday, August 27
Meal begins at 5 p.m., followed by a time of worship
This will be an evening of worship, testimonies and encouragement for men of all ages. Men will also be able to choose from many new small group options, called “Man Teams”. These will be offered on a variety of convenient days, at different times and locations.

Ministry Training Institute Fall Classes

A Term: The Origins of the Bible, Mondays, August 21 – October 9; Instructor: Rev. David Woods
B Term: Christian Apologetics, Mondays, October 23 – December 11; Instructor: Dr. Gil McKee
Meets Mondays on the second floor of our Main Building, 6-9 p.m. To register: samford.edu/go/mti or 205-726-4055. Cost: $50. (MTI courses are open to anyone.)

Coming in August:

Wednesday, August 16: Wednesday Recharge Kickoff; DivorceCare begins
Saturday, August 19: Sounds of Christmas Kickoff
Sunday, August 20: Sunday Night Kickoff; College Pizza and Bowling Night
Wednesday, August 23: Messy Game Night @ Christ Harbor (students); Back to School Chaos @ Chapel Hill (grades 1-5)
Sunday, August 27: Revelation Choir begins; Man Church

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Recharge Brochure
Wednesday Night Meal, 4:45-5:45 p.m.
August 16: Breakfast @ Nite
Preschool/Children:
Choirs – 5:45-6:40 p.m.
Mission Friends, RAs, GAs – 6:45-7:30 p.m.
sign-up form: http://go2l.ink/wedkids
Students, 6 p.m. Wednesday Night Live
Adults:
DiscipleLife/Women’s small group studies, 6-7 p.m.
Worship Choir and Orchestra Rehearsals: 6:45-8:05 p.m., 3rd floor MB
English as a Second Language Classes: 5:45-7:15 p.m., International Suite

Sunday Nights Kickoff August 20

Sunday Nights at First Brochure
Sunday evening activities for all ages begins August 20. Includes small group adult Bible studies, student discipleship and Revelation Choir, and activities for preschoolers and children.

Back to School Chaos – August 23

Kids in grades 1-5 will travel by church bus to Chapel Hill Baptist Church on Wednesday, August 23 at 5:30 p.m. for the county-side Back to School Chaos event. A completed permission form is required: http://go2l.ink/kidsform. Visit ttownkids.org for details.

Thursday Prayer
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The Chapel is open each Thursday for prayer from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Come at any point during that time to pray individually or as a small group. Use a portion of your lunch break to spend a few peaceful moments in prayer. Meet a friend to pray for a need and to offer praise and thanks to God. Please use the Greensboro Ave. entrance between the Sanctuary and church office. The Prayer Wall will be placed near the entrance for you to post or take a prayer request.


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Classes for all ages meet at 9:45 a.m.
Promotion Sunday for Preschool, Children and Students is August 13.

If you are not currently involved in a Sunday School class or small group, visit Guest Services this Sunday morning, or click here to view the brochure listing all the classes.