FBCO Latest Announcements:     Updated 5/14/2021

FBCO Sunday School & Worship Schedule Changes:

This Sunday, May 16, FBCO will continue with one Sunday School hour at 9A and one Worship Service at 10:30A. Please note due to building construction and room availability changes, your Sunday School class may have changed room locations. If you need help finding your changed Sunday School classroom, simply stop by the Welcome desk in the Commons this coming Sunday.

Adult Sunday Morning Sunday School (May 16, 9:00am):
FBCO Room Numbers:  https://fbcozark.org/resources/building-maps/

John Pennell – Room 130
Bill LaFerney – Room 132
[NEW] – Blake Hayworth – Mtg Rm A
[NEW] – Danny Bearden – SFH
[NEW] – Dortha Swearengin – Rm 126
[NEW] – Saundra Cahill – meeting with B. Hayworth (Mtg Rm A)
[NEW] – Scott Rookstool- Room 131
[NEW] – Lacey Shelton – Rm 145
[NEW] – David Tella – Rm 124
Erik Jackson – Room 141
[NEW] – Chuck Murfin – Jam Rm (262)
[NEW] – Phil Mendenhall – Rm 134
Andy Ellett – Rm 136
[NEW] – Chris Magee – Jam Rm (266)
[NEW] – Chris Thixton – Mtg Rm B
Chad Linck – JAM Room (260)
Young Adult/Career class – Room 207
Tim Eastin – Commons
* Note: [NEW] indicates the Sunday School class is meeting in a new area this coming Sunday, May 9. Please use the Room Map to locate these areas: https://fbcozark.org/resources/building-maps/

Building Repair/Remodel Proposal & Vote – A Summary of the repair/remodel plan is available in the Foyer. This updated proposal by the Trustees, Stewardship, and Remodel Committees will be voted on Sunday, May 16 at 6:30P.

Lord’s Supper & Quarterly Church Meeting – There will be a Quarterly Church Meeting TONIGHT at 6:30P in the Worship center. We will also partake in the Lord’s Supper that evening. Quarterly Reports can be found on a table in the Foyer.

Missions day – On May 23, our church will have the privilege of hearing Lazaro Suruy preach during our morning service. On that day, we will take up an offering for our Great Commission Offering which helps provide funds to help missionaries and mission project around the world. Please plan to give your special gift that day so FBCO can continue to make disciples as we are commanded in Matthew 28:19-20.

Guatemala Mission Trip – We are excited that a team of 30 will be heading to Guatemala June 3-10! As part of our mission, we will be building 10 homes and providing 2 food distributions with enough groceries to feed 200 families for a month. Would you like to help support these efforts? The total cost to build the homes and for the 2 food distributions will cost $5,700. If you would like to contribute, just place your offering in a yellow envelope and put “Guatemala” on the “OTHER” line.

Worship Choir Rehearsal – There will be no choir rehearsal on Wed. May 19.

Brosseau Baby Shower & Sending Celebration – Kyle & Katie Brosseau, Missionaries to Czechia, will be leaving in June and they are expecting the arrival of baby Anna Lea Brosseau in August! A Church-wide Baby Shower/Sending Celebration will be held in the Commons on May 23rd at 2P. Please RSVP on the Church website to let us know if you plan on coming. A registry for baby Anna & specific prayer requests for the Brosseaus can be found on the Church website at fbcozark.org/missions.

Kyle and Katie Brosseau have completed their part of the Visa process to return to the field and was informed this could take 4-8 weeks for the whole process to be finished. Please pray for this to be done and processed as quickly as possible!

Memorial Meal Special Offering – On Sunday, May 30, a special Memorial Meal Offering will be received to help provide Funeral Meals for our church family. Memorial Meal Offering Envelopes can be found in the back of the pews.

New Members Class – May 19 & 26 at 6:30P in the South Fellowship Hall. Led by Bro. Phillip Burden. The overview of church membership is for attenders, new members and even long-standing members who have NOT been through this class as led by Bro. Phillip Burden. Call the church office (581-2484) or contact Don Currence to register for this class.

Library Volunteers Needed – On Wednesday morning from 9A – Noon, the Library workers are processing books that they are keeping or getting rid of. If you are able to help, contact the Church Office (581-2484) to volunteer.

Children’s Ministry:
Children’s Church Schedule – 9, 16, & 23. Children’s Church starts at 10:30A on Sunday mornings in the JAM room. For Kindergarten-4th grade.

VBS 2021 – (Save the Date) July 12-16. For kids starting Kindergarten – Completed 6th Grade. Join us this Summer for Destination Dig! “Unearthing the Truth About Jesus” Jeremiah 29:13

Preschool Ministry:
Preschool Bike, Trike, & Stroller Night – Wed. June 2 from 6-7P. It will take place in the FBCO south parking lot. More information to come!

Student Ministry:
Student JAM – Join us for our new series on David (1 Samuel 16 – 2 Samuel) on Wednesday nights from 6:30P – 7:45P in the JAM room. For 7th-12th graders.

Senior Graduation Celebration – On May 16 at 10:30A during morning worship, we will help the 2021 Senior class celebrate their High School graduation.

Senior Breakfast – We will meet at Village Inn at 7A on May 16.

BLOB Bonfire – Save the date! May 23 for 7th and 8th grade. More information to come.

Camp Siloam – July 19-23. For Students having completed grades 7-12. Total cost is $269 per Student. Contact Pastor Jeffrey for more information.

Family Life Center Hours:  Mon-Fri – 6am-10am | Mon/Tues/Thurs – 4pm-8pm
** NO FLC or Gym hours on Wednesday nights **

** FLC Closure Policy: IF the Ozark School District cancels school the Family Life Center will also be closed. **

FBCO Ministry Resources:
Is there a place to access FBCO Ministry updates or information?  YES

Preschool Ministry – Resources & Updates – click HERE

Children Ministry – Resources & Updates – click HERE

Student Ministry – Resources & Updates – click HERE

Adult Ministry – Resources & Update – click HERE

How can I forward my giving/offering to FBCO?

  1. You can give online at: https://www.shelbygiving.com/app/giving/fbcozark
  2. You can mail your gift: FBCO, 1400 W. Jackson St, Ozark MO 65721


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As conditions are due to change, we will communicate updates/changes to the church community – follow us at www.fbcozark.org and Facebook for the latest updates.