This Week at First Baptist (1/7/15)

CalendarThis Week at First Baptist

  • Thursday, January 8, 7:30 pm: Choir Practice in the Parlor Come along and sing a song (or 2). We’d love to have you join us in making music
  • Friday, January 9, 2:00 pm: Congregational Life Task Team in the Parlor
  • Sunday, January 11,10:00 AM: Worship for the whole family
    “Alive in the Adventure of Jesus: Jesus Coming of Age,” Jennifer Davidson preaching.
    11:30 AM:Adult Spiritual Formation Doug Davidson leads a study of John Shelby Spong’s The Fourth Gospel: Tales of a Jewish Mystic
    12:30 PM: Finance Committee
    in the Parlor.
  • Tuesday, January 13, Bible Study.

LOOKING AHEAD

  • Thursday, January 15, 5:00 PM: Church Council in the Parlor
  • Sunday, January 18, 3:00 PM: Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration First Methodist Church, 625 Hamilton Avenue, Palo Alto

This Week at First Baptist (11/05)

  • CalendarThursday, November 6, 7:30 pm: Church Choir in the Parlor. Come and lift your voice in song. All are welcome.
  • Friday, November 7, 2014, 2:00 pm: Congregational Life Task Team in the Parlor
  • Saturday, November 8, 2014, 8:00 pm: Palo Alto Philharmonic Chamber Concert in the Sanctuary
  • Sunday, November 9, 2014
    10:00 AM Worship and Sunday School:
    Getting Slavery Out of the People,” Pastor Rick preaching.
    11:30 AM: Adult Spiritual Formation:
    Part 2 of a 3 week series on Dan Buttry’s Blessed are the Peacemakers
  • Tuesday, November 11, 2014: Bible Study at the Terraces of Los Altos at Janet Maxwell’s apartment. The address is 373 Pine Lane, #2106, Los Altos. Let Pastor Rick know if you need a ride.

LOOKING AHEAD:

  • Thursday, November 13, 2014, 5:00 pm: Church Council in the Parlor
  • Friday, November 14, 2014, 10:00 am: Senior Chat- Mental Illness in Our Midst. Fireside Room of Covenant Presbyterian Church, 670 East Meadow Drive
  • Monday, November 24, 2014: Deadline for December Spire

This Week at First Baptist (7/2)

  • CalendarChurch Choir is on hiatus until the Fall
  • Friday, July 11, 2:00 PM: Congregational Life Task Team in the Parlor.
  • SUNDAY, July 13, Fifth Sunday after Pentecost
    10:00 AM, Worship and Sunday School:
    “A Word on the Word,” Pastor Rick preaching
  • Sunday, July 13, 11:30 AM: Granholm Scholarship Committee in the Parlor.
  • Tuesday, July 15, 10:30 AM: Bible Study at the Terraces of Los Altos at Janet Maxwell’s apartment. The address is 373 Pine Lane,#2106, Los Altos. Let Pastor Rick know if you need a ride.
  • Wednesday, July 16, 8:30 AM: Men’s Breakfast at Palo Alto Breakfast House, 2706 Middlefield, Palo Alto. All the men from our Church family are welcome.

LOOKING AHEAD:

  • Thursday, July 17, 5:00 PM: Church Council in the Parlor.
  • Friday, July 18: SPIRE deadline for August issue
  • Sunday, July 20, 11:30 AM: Quarterly Business Meeting in the Parlor.
  • Sunday, July 27, 11:30 AM: Finance Committee in the Parlor.
  •  Thursday, July 24, 10 AM: Women’s Brunch at Corner Bakery Cafe, 3375 El Camino Real, Palo Alto. All women of our church community are invited to join in.
  • Sunday, July 27, 11:30 AM: Finance Committee in the Parlor

This Week at First Baptist (7/2)

  • CalendarChurch Choir is on hiatus until the Fall
  • SUNDAY, July 6, Fourth Sunday after Pentecost
    10:00 AM, Worship and Sunday School:
    “Prophets of Peace,” Pastor Rick preachingAfter worship: FBCPA Annual Picnic
  • Tuesday, July 8, 10:30 AM: Bible Study at the Terraces of Los Altos at Janet Maxwell’s apartment. The address is 373 Pine Lane,#2106, Los Altos. Let Pastor Rick know if you need a ride.

LOOKING AHEAD:

  • Friday, July 11, 2:00 PM: Congregational Life Task Team in the Parlor.
  • Sunday, July 13, 11:30 AM: Granholm Scholarship Committee in the Parlor.
  • Wednesday, July 16, 8:30 AM: Men’s Breakfast at Palo Alto Breakfast House, 2706 Middlefield, Palo Alto. All the men from our Church family are welcome.
  • Thursday, July 17, 5:00 PM: Church Council in the Parlor.
  • Sunday, July 20, 11:30 AM: Quarterly Business Meeting in the Parlor.
  • Sunday, July 27, 11:30 AM: Finance Committee in the Parlor.
  •  Thursday, July 24, 10 AM: Women’s Brunch at Corner Bakery Cafe, 3375 El Camino Real, Palo Alto. All women of our church community are invited to join in.

This Week at First Baptist (3/12)

Calendar

  • Thursday, March 13, at 5:00 PM- Church Council meets in the Parlor
  • Thursday, March 13 at 7:30 PM- Church Choir on in the Parlor
  • Friday, March 14, 10:00 AM- Senior Chat with George Durand
  • Friday, March 14, 2:00 PM-  VISION FORUM 1A, in the Parlor.
    A follow up meeting for conversation about the Renewal Proposal for those who could not make Sunday’s session.
  • Sunday, March 16,
    10:00 AM-
    Worship & Sunday School:
    “Not When I’m Old,” Pastor Rick preaching.

    11:30 AM: Vision Forum 2:
    An opportunity to meet and talk with Marie Onwubuariri, candidate for our Renewal Proposal.

  • Tuesday, March 18, 10:30 AM- Bible Study, at the Terraces of Los Altos at Janet Maxwell’s apartment. The address is 373 Pine Lane, #2106, Los Altos. Let Pastor Rick know if you need transportation.
  • Wednesday, March 19- Spire Deadline for April
  • Wednesday, March 19 – 8:30 AM- Men’s Breakfast: Palo Alto Breakfast House, 2706 Middlefield, Palo Alto. All the men from our Church family are welcome.
  • Wednesday, March 19, noon Baptists Lunching Together, – Ancel Romero, Senior Vice President, American Baptist Homes of the West: “The Challenge of Affordable Housing.” Grand Lake Gardens in Oakland.  Lunch is $8.00. For reservations contact Joan Thatcher, (510) 350‐7008

LOOKING AHEAD:

  • Friday, March 21, 6:00 PM.  SPRING IS SPRUNG!
    This is our monthly potluck for the whole church family.  Join in a joyful celebration of the first day of Spring!  This will be our first cookout of the year and our first cookout on the new patio! Bring a friend and something to share. We will provide hotdogs and hamburgers.
  • Full Schedule of events for Lent and Easter

This Week at First Baptist (3/5)

Calendar

  • Wednesday, March 5, 2014: Ash Wednesday: Lent begins
  • Thursday, March 6, 2014, 7:30 pm: Church Choir
    in the Parlor
  • Friday, March 7, 2014, 2:00 pm: Congregational Life Task Team
    meets in the Parlor
  • Sunday, March 9, 2014:
    10:00 AM: Worship & Sunday School: “Not By Bread Alone”
    Pastor Rick preaching
    11:30 AM:
    Adult Spiritual Formation:
    Vision Forum 1: Considering the Renewal Proposal
  • Tuesday, March 11, 2014, 10:30 am: Bible Study at the terraces of Los Altos at Janet Maxwell’s apartment. the address is 373 pine lane, #2106, los altos. Let Pastor Rick know if you need transportation.

LOOKING AHEAD:

  • Thursday, March 13, 2014, 5:00 pm: Church Council meets in the Parlor
  • Friday, March 14, 2014, 10:00 am: Senior Chat- Eileen Conover
    meeting at Covenant Presbyterian Church