Upcoming EventsFROM THE PASTOR
40-Day Challenge. The “Follow Me” emphasis that prepares our hearts for Easter begins Wed., Mar. 12. There are many ways your family can participate in this Challenge, such as attending worship services and Holy Week activities, having daily devotionals (guides available online and in the Welcome Center), and fasting. Please visit the “Follow Me” page on our website for more.
ManCamp is open to men, high school age and up. Join us for fun, fellowship and spiritual growth on Fri. & Sat., Mar. 21-22 at Pine Cove Outback. Cost is $100 and you can register online at www.brazosportmancamp.com. If you have any questions or need more information, you can contact the church office or Pastor Chad.
OF GENERAL INTEREST
Spring Break Schedule. Due to Spring Break, all Wednesday evening activities have been cancelled. There will be no Wednesday Night Meal, prayer meeting, choir rehearsal or children and youth activities. Have a great Spring Break. Business Meeting will be held on Sun., March 23, from 7:00 - 8:00 p.m. in the Worship Center.
Family Retreat begins Thurs., March 13 through Sat., March 15 at Pine Cove-Crier Creek. Happy Camping!!
New Believer’s Class is being offered on Sun., Mar. 30 at 3:30 p.m. The class will be held in the FLC Parlor and will be led by Pastor Chad. This class is for new believer’s or for anyone who would like more information about what it means to be a follower of Christ and how to grow in your relationship with Him.
Guatemala Mission Trip First Week in April. We will minister to missionary families who serve in Guatemala with CAMINO Global at their annual missionary conference in Guatemala City. We will specifically be ministering to the children/teenagers of the missionary families as our pastor, Chad Alexander, is the keynote speaker for their annual missionary conference. There will be an informational meeting soon regarding this mission opportunity for FBCLJ.
Food Pantry. Thanks to your generosity, our food pantry has been restocked.
Community Outreach. Our next visitation night is Mon., Apr. 7, 6:00-7:00 p.m. in C-1118. We will continue, on the first Monday of each month, contacting recent visitors and responding to other ministry needs. Sunday School classes are encouraged to use this as a fun night of outreach. Everyone is invited!
Faithfully Fit. Join us Tuesdays, 5:30-7:00 p.m. in C-1139. This is an excellent way to help with your goal of having a healthier lifestyle.
ADULT MUSIC MINISTRY
Celebration Choir. Due to Spring Break there will be no choir rehearsal on Wed., Mar. 12. Normally, the Celebration Choir rehearses on Wednesday at 6:00 p.m. in the Choir Room (C-2201). Join us for a great time of singing praises and wonderful fellowship.
Children’s Choirs. Extreme Praise (Grades 1-6) and Basic Praise (4-5 Year Olds) meet on Sunday at 6:00 p.m. Extreme Praise meets in C-2212 and Basic Praise meets in B-1313.
HELP NEEDED IN CHILDREN'S MINISTRY. We have immediate needs in preschool/children’s ministry. If you would like more information about the many needs in children's ministry, please contact Kelly Alexander
903-522-1315 or Darren Ingram 936-714-8917.
Kamp KHAOS. Parents of children going into 4th-7th grade, mark your calendars for June 16-18 for Kamp KHAOS. If you would like more information about Kamp Khaos, this year’s theme and daily schedule, go to www.kampkhaos.com. Registration will start soon!!.
STUDENTS (GRADES 7-12)
The Anchor. Due to Spring Break, there will be no youth activities on Wed., Mar. 12! Hope you have a great Spring Break and join us back here on Wed., Mar. 19 at 6:15 p.m. on the third floor for lots of fun,
fellowship and Bible study! Come and bring a friend!
Student Life Camp. Our youth will be attending Student Life Camp beginning Mon., July 21 through Fri., July 25, 2014. We will be going to University of North Texas in Denton. Registration is underway!
Youth Mission Trip. Students, mark your calendars for Wed., June 11 - Sun., June 22. We will be going on a mission trip to Spearfish, South Dakota. More information will be forthcoming so watch the bulletin and the youth newsletter.
UPWARD SPORTS MINISTRY
Summer Multi-Sport Camp! We will be hosting our first ever Upward Multi-Sport Camp that will include
basketball, flag football, soccer, cheerleading and more! More details to come, but mark your calendar for the week of June 23-27. Specific dates/times coming soon!
Sewing Classes. Due to Spring Break, there will be no Sewing Class on Thurs., Mar. 13. Please join us next Thursday at 9:00 a.m. in the FLC Craft Room as we continued to work on various sewing projects. Please contact Patti Huffines or Bobbie Kidwell if you have questions.
Ladies Bible Studies, 10:00 a.m., Tues., Mar. 17, Helen Bond Group - Elizabeth Lander, leader 297-2915 meeting is held each month in C-1120-21 Margaret Chamblee is the Bible teacher. Delores Edwards Group - Betty Heard, leader, 798-8849 meeting will be held in the home of Marsha Norton, 222 Moss Rose, 480-9837.
SENIOR ADULT MINISTRY
Keenagers will meet Mon., Mar. 17, for games and fellowship. Bring your favorite game and join us in the Parlor from 1:00 p.m. until we get tired!
Deacon Duty March 9: Kevin Ashby (A.M. Prayer); John Ward (A.M. Prayer Rm); Deacon Duty March 16: Charles Castleberry (A.M. Prayer); Harold Wood (A.M. Prayer Rm); Mar. Offering Duty: Gordon Self, Everett Lewis, Ed Nabors, Derek Rester, Steve Smith, Chuck Stone, Everett Stovall, Keith Wade, Mark Walker, Harold Wood
Welcome to the online home of First Baptist Church Lake Jackson, a church with a rich history and an exciting future! FBCLJ is a Word centered, mission minded, and family oriented church, located in the heart of historic Lake Jackson. Whether you are new to our community or you have lived in Lake Jackson for many years, we invite you and your family to join us for worship. It is our prayer that you will experience the love of Christ as you worship, serve, and fellowship with our church family at FBCLJ. Please visit our "I'm New" page for an extended welcome from our church family.
Chad Alexander, Senior Pastor
Chad Alexander, Senior Pastor
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