September 9, 2020 News

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Indoor Worship Services Resume
September 13th

Beginning on Sunday, September 13th, we will offer: 

Traditional Worship at 10am in the Sanctuary,
Contemporary Worship at 10am in the Fellowship Hall,
and Live-Stream Online Worship at 10am on our Website.
(CLICK HERE for Live-Stream)

Anchor Kids will meet at 10am in the Chapel.
Please use South Entrance for Traditional worship, the Cross Way Entrance for Anchor Kids & Rooted (5th & 6th grades), and the North Entrance for Contemporary worship.
Guidelines for indoor worship are as follows: Masks are required when entering, walking through, and exiting the church, and doing so during worship is highly-recommended. Please also practice social-distancing and use hand sanitizer or wash hands often. Masks are required when singing.

Join us this coming Sunday, as Pastor Chad begins a new Sermon Series, "Steadfast."

Did you know that FCC has an email Prayer Team? 

We are looking for more people to join this important ministry. If you are interested, please email the church at or call Cheryl at 947-6698, ext. 14.
Prayers Needed
Please join us as we lift up these individuals and families in prayer, and as we continue to pray for all those affected by this uncertain and difficult time.

- Prayers for Sam (brother of Barbara S.), who has been hospitalized in Seattle with serious health concerns.

- Jay Jones passed away on September 6th.  Please pray for Jill & family.

Let us know if you have someone you would like to include on the list of prayer concerns at this time. Call the church at 947-6698, ext. 10 or send an email to

Rooted Middle & High School Youth Group will begin meeting in-person on Wednesday, September 16th.

Weekly meetings will take place on Wednesdays at 6:30pm in the Chapel.

Please contact Pastor Ben ( with any questions.
Kid Zone Construction - Safety First!

Kid Zone construction is well underway!
Although it is exciting to see progress like this, we want to remind you that entering the construction area is prohibited (unless prior approval is given by the project supervisor & proper safety precautions are in place). 

Thank you for helping us keep everyone safe at FCC!

Women's Fellowship Event Update

The Women's Fellowship Event on Wednesday, Sept.9th from 5pm to 7pm has been moved to the Fellowship Hall (due to weather). 

For those attending, please follow the Sunday worship in the garden protocol and bring a chair, wear a mask, practice social distancing, and use the designated restrooms.

is looking for volunteers for the traffic and security team at their October 3rd event.  This role will entail helping to handle the security for the event, directing traffic both as people line up for the drive-thru portion of the event, and then directing them to either exit the event or find parking for the coat closet, and manage security for the coat closet as there will be a cap on how many people are allowed into the school's gym for the coat pantry at a time. Volunteers will need to be on site, Saturday, October 3rd from 8am to 2pm. If anyone is interested, they can contact Maggie at or 716-785-8480.  


Winter Outerwear donations for adults & children are also needed!
There will be a donation box in the Crossway from September 4th through the 28th for Winter Outerwear Donations.
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