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Equip U

Equip U
Free Wednesday Night Instructional Classes
Our New Semester begins January 14, 2015.
What: Free 10-week Instructional Classes beginning January 14 and running through March 25 (skip Spring Break).
When: Wednesdays begining January 14, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Where: Classes will be on the FBCLJ campus, 401 Yaupon St., unless otherwise noted. When you arrive, look for welcome tents outside the church. Class offerings below will indicate the location.
Who Teaches: These classes will be taught by members and non-members of FBCLJ who excel in the particular class subject. Community leaders and professionals will be leading us.
Who Attends: The classes are primarily intended for adults and teens. However, there will be childcare for newborn-2 year olds, Mission Friends for 3 years to K, Bait Camp for 1-6 grade. We also offer The Anchor teen worship service at the same hour. Bring the whole family!

Other: There is a family meal served 5:00-6:00 p.m. in the Family Life Center Gym. Adult meal is $5, child meal is $3. Click here to make a one-time or standing reservation.
Registration begins soon!

Tentative Proposed 2015 Class Offerings:
Unless otherwise noted , classes meet on Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church and are free to the public. Specific classroom locations TBA. See you then!

Basketball for Men - Open court for all adult men who would like to enjoy rec basketball. Devotionals will be hosted during a "half-time". This time is meant to be similar to our Upward basketball practice format that we host for children.
Location: FLC Gym
Facilitator: Brad Dawson

Home Improvement 101 - Class that teaches the basics of home improvement including how to use certain tools. Tips and resources will be shared in a workshop environment.
Location: TBA
Facilitator: Craig Cook

Pinterest Workshop - Love looking at Pinterest online but scared to try projects yourself? Join us to try one project a week! Gain confidence in techniques needed for success while making items for your home, family and friends.
Location: TBA
Facilitator: Suzanne Ingram & Laurie Pessarra

Divorce Care - A divorce recovery support group where you can find help and healing for the hurt of separation and divorce A KidShare partner ministry is offered at the same time in an adjacent classroom for kids in grades 1-6. Please specify at registration the name and age of children attending KidShare. (will meet 6:30-8:30 p.m. for 13 weeks; class limit of 20; first come first serve)
Location: 2nd Floor C-Wing Classroom (C2209) and Kidshare in 2nd Floor C-Wing Classroom (C-2213)
Facilitator: Dave Ketchand

Cooking 101 - A class that teaches basic cooking skills.
Location: 2nd Floor Kitchen with Sikes/Lamoureux Sunday School Classes (B2305 & B2307)
Instructors: Bobbie Kidwell and Jan Ward

Financial Peace University - A class designed to help you live debt free. (class limit of 10 couples; first come first serve)
Location: 2nd Floor Sunday School Classroom (A2114)
Facilitator: Ken Huff

Intro to Basic Computing - A class that teaches the fundamentals of how to operate a computer. (class limit of 10; first come first serve)
Location: FBCLJ Kool Club Computer Lab
Instructors: Jim Huffines and Susan Tucker

General Bible Study - A prayer meeting and general Bible study taught by former FBCLJ pastor, D.O. Foster.
Location: FLC Gym Parlor
Teacher: Former FBCLJ Pastor, D.O. Foster

Developing Women Mentors - A class that encourages the Titus 2:4 biblical principle of women sharing life with other women. The class will teach practical how-tos of disciple-making & mentoring, and participants will become more comfortable discipling other women. There will also be opportunities to be matched with someone who wants to be discipled.
Location: 2nd Floor C-Wing Classroom (C-2211)
Instructors: Team Teach

International Friends - A class for men and women offering Second Language (ESL) and literacy (reading and writing). (meets Thursdays from 9:00 a.m till 11:30 a.m; BEGINS SEPTEMBER 4)
Location: 1st Floor A-Wing Classrooms (A1203)
Instructors: Team Teach

Grief Share - A grief recovery support group where you can find help and healing for the hurt of losing a loved one.
Location: 1st Floor C-Wing Classroom (C-1139)
Facilitator: Linda Crabtree
Registration begins soon!


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

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