This Week at FUBC

The following ministries will be meeting this week:

*Men’s Ministry                                  Mon., Oct. 8 – 6:30pm

*Women’s Ministry                            Mon., Oct. 8 – 6:30pm

*Mustard Seed                                    Tue. & Thu., Oct. 9 & 11 – 6:00pm

*Seeds of Praise                                  Tue. & Thu., Oct. 9 & 11– 6:00pm

*Hospitality Committee                      Tue., Oct. 9 – 6:30pm

*Mass Choir                                        Tue. & Thu., Oct. 9 & 11– 6:30pm

*Eternal Praise                                    Tue. & Thu., Oct. 9 & 11 – 7:00pm

*Christian Education Team                Thu., Oct. 11 – 7:00pm

*Seasoned Praise Dance                     Sat., Oct 13 – 10:00am

FUBC Upcoming Events

Women’s Ministry: Meeting on Monday, October 8th at 6:30pm in the Fellowship Hall. We will continue our study on the Holy Spirit. Reverend Roberta Young Jackson will facilitate our study. Please read John 14. Her message on The Comforter will focus on verses 15-27.  We will also work on final details for our Retreat Weekend. All women of FUBC are welcome!

Call Church Meeting: To vote on the Youth Ministry leadership has been postponed. More information will be provided at a later date.

Youth Ministry Planning Meeting: All Young Adults, Sunday School leadership, and Youth Ministry Volunteers are asked to meet with Pastor Whitaker on this Tuesday, October 9th at 6:30pm to begin planning Sunday Children’s Church and Wednesday evening Bible Study for FUBC youth. We will also be discussing ways to encourage parents, youth, and families to regularly attend Sunday School.

USDA Food Distribution: Thursday, October 11th at 6:00pm.  The Deacons will assist.

Deacons’ Weekend: Dinner on Friday, October 12th at 7:00pm and Retreat on Saturday, October 13th at 9:00am.

Safe Haven: Saturday, October 13th at 5:30pm.  The Men’s Ministry will prepare the meal.

Discipleship Training: Starts Sunday, October 14th at 9:45am.  A sign-up sheet is in the fellowship hall.  For questions, contact Deacon Frederick Amy, Sr.

Newsletter Article Deadline (November): Wednesday, October 17th.  Send your articles to Sister Roxanne Saunders at or the church office at

ENVOY Nursing Home: Saturday, October 20th at 3:00pm.  The Music Ministry will be in charge.

Seeds of Praise Dance Ministry Anniversary: Sunday, October 21st at 11:00am.  For more information, contact Sister Lisa Shepperson.

Prayer & Communion Service: Wednesday, October 24th at 12noon and 7:00pm. 

Women’s Retreat: Friday & Saturday, October 26th & 27th – FUBC Fellowship Hall. Theme: ‘The Holy Spirit” – Romans 15:13.  On Friday, October 26th 7:00pm – 8:30pm,  there will be a teaching and prayer session that is open to everyone; on Saturday, October 27th 9:00am – 2:30pm, activities include registration, continental breakfast, prayer, praise, speakers and lunch.  Ladies, there are menu sign-up sheets in the fellowship hall.  Please sign-up to bring one of the items on the list.  For more information, contact Sister Evelyn White.

Neighborhood Evangelism: On Saturday, October 20th at 10:00am, we need volunteers to help distribute flyers and tracks to our neighbors to promote our upcoming Harvest Fest, Church Anniversary and the love of Jesus.  If you are interested in assisting or have questions, please contact Sister Stephanie Strong.

Family Night / Harvest Festival: Wednesday, October 31st  at 6:30pm.  Activity: “Trunk or Treat”.   Each ministry is requested to decorate the trunk of one vehicle and have treats for the children/guests.  For more information, contact

Monday: Noah’s Mandate: Fill the Earth – Genesis 9:1-7

Tuesday: Covenant with Noah  and Animals – Genesis 9:8-17

Wednesday: Families and Nations Descended from Noah – Genesis 9:18, 19; 10:1-4, 6-8, 21-23

Thursday: The Lord Scatters the People – Genesis 11:1-9

Friday: Abram, Sarai, and Lot in Canaan – Genesis 12:5-9

Saturday: Noah to Abraham, Faith in Action – Hebrews 11:4-10

Sunday: God’s Blessings from Noah to Abraham – Genesis 10:1; 11:10, 27, 31, 32; 12:1-4


Our Hospitalized & Home-Bound Members

Sis. Marjorie Bryant                Sis. Rita Christianbey

Sis. Louise Clarke                   Sis. Patricia Harper

Sis. Lauretta Ingram               Bro. Howard Jackson

Sis. Shirley Jones                    Sis. Florine Overton

Sis. Willie M. Scott                 Bro. James Smith

Sis. Eleanor Taylor

The FUBC Pastor’s Prayer Room

Phone number:  (712) 775-7031

Access code: 770-046

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