FBCO Latest Announcements:     Updated 7/23/2021

Back to Bethlehem 2021 – Save the Date! December 4, 5, 10, 11 & 12. More information to come!

Upward Flag Football 2021 – Registration is now open. Visit our website at www.fbcozark.org to register today. Open to Kindergarten – 6th grade. First practice is August 16 and first game will be on September 11. We are in need of coaches. Please contact Blake Hayworth for more informatin.

Upward Volleyball – We are excited about adding this new sport here at FBCO for 3rd-8th grade girls! Online registration will begin Aug. 2. Flyers with more information are located in the Church office. We are in need of some coaches. If you are interested, please contact Blake Hayworth for more info.

Operation Christmas Child (Christmas In July) – Take an ornament (or several) off the tree in the Commons and buy those items for our Shoeboxes. There are a variety of prices so everyone can help. Place the items in the red tubs in the Commons, South entrance by the Preschool desk, & North entrance into Foyer. $9.00 will pay for shipping one box to somewhere in the world so children can learn about Jesus and how much He loves them. Last year Samaritan’s Purse shipped over 9 million boxes!

Senior Adult Trip to Sight & Sound – On Tuesday, August 31, we will leave at 12:15P and return by 6:15P. Cost for the trip will be $68. This will include the show, lunch and transportation. Sign up envelopes are located in the Foyer. Please return envelope to the drop box. Sign up deadline is Wednesday, July 28. This is a Sight & Sound deadline and CANNOT be extended.

Wednesday Night Fall Schedule:
Restarting-August 4 – Adult Prayer Meeting (6P), Adult Bible Study Classes (6:30P), Choir (6:30P)
Restarting-August 25 – Fellowship Meal (5:30P), Preschool (6:30P), Children (6:30P), Students (6:30P)

Sunday Night Fall Schedule:
August 29 – Lord’s Supper at 6P.

FBCO Library – The FBCO Library has boxes of FREE books available for anyone to take. They will be located in the hallway just outside of the worship center. The last day to pick up books is Sunday, Aug. 1. Donations appreciated.

Mowing Ministry – The Mowing Ministry is in need of volunteers to serve on a rotating team to cut the Church’s lawn. Contact Jeff Garrison at 417-761-3558 if you are able to serve.

Have you heard the latest FBCO News? If you are not getting the weekly E-News, call the church office (581-2484) to make sure you are receiving the latest updates!

Children’s Ministry:
Children’s Church Schedule – July 25. Children’s Church starts at 10:30A on Sunday mornings in the JAM room. For K-4th grade.

6th Grade Recognition – On Aug. 1 during the 10:30A Worship Service, there will be a special recognition for the 6th graders who will be moving to the Student Ministry for the following school year.

Sunday School Promotion – Aug. 1 is Promotion Sunday. All kids will be moving to their new classes starting at 9A in the Children’s Ministry.

Preschool Ministry:
Preschool Water Party – Saturday, July 31 from 9:30A-10:30A. We will be in the fenced play area behind the Preschool Wing. For Babies – Finished Kindergarten and their families! Wear swimsuits/water attire and sunscreen. Bring a towel because you will get wet! In case of inclement weather we will meet in the Gym.

Preschool Bible Studies for Life – The Bible Studies for Life app is now part of the LifeWay Kids app. Download the LifeWay: Kids app and then open the current quarter of study. All the content is FREE! The app is great for parents and preschoolers at home.

Student Ministry:
Student Ministry Kick-off – The Student Ministry will resume Wednesday night activities on Aug. 25 at 6:30P. Pastor Jeffrey will preach a lesson on Safety First (Matthew 6:11), there will be special music, and water balloon games.


Schedule & Facility Hours:

FBCO Office & Gym – will be closed on Monday, July 5, due to the holiday.

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


If you are sick, please stay home!!! If your kids or grandchildren are sick, please keep them at home!!!

If you, or anyone in your household, have a compromised immune system or high-risk factors for this illness, please exercise caution and stay home. (CDC published information about risk factors – click here)

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.