Weekly Announcements


April 20-27, 2015

Celebrate Our Seniors:  Only one week left to buy your tickets!!  On Sunday, May 3 following the 11:00am service, First Baptist will honor our senior adults with a church-wide luncheon in the Faith Activities Center.  Our guest speaker, R. G. Huff, will be our entertainer, encourager, and inspirer.  Humor and poignancy will accompany this semi-retired Minister of Music, hymn writer, and worship planner.  You will make a new friend in RG!  Join our church family as we also take the opportunity to recognize the vast contributions of our senior adults and welcome the newest 50-year members.  Luncheon tickets are on sale now!  Early Bird Prices:  Adults/$10 – Child/$3 – Childcare Lunch/$3.  After April 12, ticket prices go up.  Childcare will be provided but registration is required.  Tickets will also be sold in the Ministry Connection each Sunday through April 26 (except for Easter Sunday).  For complete details and to purchase tickets, visit www.fbcalexandria.org/recognition or contact the Senior Adults Office (703-299-3608).

A Taste of New England—Trip to Maine:  Lighthouses, Boston Baked Beans, History, Lobsters and Amazing Scenery….this is just a small sample of what makes New England a favorite place to visit.  Make plans to join us Sept. 10-16 for a 7 day/6 night Taste of New England tour.  The $300 deposit and insurance payment (if taking insurance) is due by April 30, along with the application.  Complete details, including pricing, can be found at www.fbcalexandria.org/lobstersContact Debbie (703-299-3608) if you have any questions.   A motor coach will be used for this trip.

Can't Make It To Bible Fellowship?
First Baptist offers a Conference Call Bible Fellowship every Sunday, 9:45-10:20am.  You can join by calling 703-299-5094.  We recommend you begin dialing at 9:42am.  If the number is busy, continue to try calling until your call goes through.



Trip to Sight & Sound Theater (Nov. 14):   Only 20 tickets left for The Miracle of Christmas!  Reserve your ticket now with a $50 deposit before they're gone!   Visit www.fbcalexandria.org/sight-sound for complete details.


Looking for Bible Fellowship?  A variety of classes offering diverse teaching styles and materials are available for Contemporary Adults.  Pick up a Bible Fellowship brochure from a literature display rack, or visit www.fbcalexandria.org/ca-fellowship.

Adult 1


Room 302 (First Call)

Adult 2


Room 301 (3 classes: Men's / Women's / Mixed Adults)

Adult 3


Room 303 (3 classes: Pathfinders 1, 2, and 3)


Room 350B (Music Leaders)

Adult 5


Room 350B (Faith Builders)

Adult 6


Room 224 (Mixed Adult Class


4th Tuesday Meeting:  Sacred Windows—what’s this!?  Come join us on Tuesday, April 28 (10:30am-12:30pm) and learn the history behind FBCA’s stained glass windows.  We will begin the program as usual then go to the Sanctuary to learn about the Sacred Windows.  No reservation needed.  Lunch cost:  $3.  Don’t forget to invite a friend.

“Out & About” Lunch for Senior Adults:  Join us Friday, May 8 (11:00 a.m.)) at Famous Dave's BBQ (6630 Richmond Hwy, Alexandria) for lunch and great fellowship.  RSVP by Thursday, May 7.  Contact Debbie (703-299-3608) if you would like to ride in the church van.   Invite a friend!!

Have a great weekend!


Carolyn and Debbie