FBCG Announcements for Week of August 31

Back-to-School Rally & Prayer Night
Tuesday, Sept. 2 at 7 p.m. (WC)
This Education Ministry annual event features a book fair, fun activities, giveaways and refreshments.

Church Closure
The church will be closed on Monday, Sept. 1, in recognition of the Labor Day holiday.

Pastor Jenkins’ Ministry Engagement
Friday, Sept. 5 at 7 p.m.
Pastor Jenkins will be the guest preacher for the Installation Service of Pastor Jasmin Sculark as pastor of the Jericho City of Praise located at 8501 Jericho & Bishop Pebbles Drive in Landover, Md.

Singles Ministry
Saturday, Sept. 6 at 6:30 p.m. (WC)
Trying to find some good people to hang out and have a good time? Come out and join the Singles Ministry for a live interactive discussion on the topic "Can Men and Women Just Be Friends?" Get answers to your questions and learn how to have healthy relationships as well as what to do if one of you develops feelings. Guest speakers Ministers Skip and Beverly Little, leaders of the couples ministry.

Women’s Ministry Fall Focus Studies
Sept. 3 – Oct. 10
Registration for the 2014 Fall Session is now underway. We are offering 13 short-term discipleship sessions designed for busy women who want to apply biblical principles and deepen their relationship with Jesus Christ. We are also offering a “Focused Living “course that is open to men and women. You are encouraged to sign up with a “sister friend” so you can grow via “iron sharpening iron” (Proverbs 27:17). To see the course offerings and register, go to fbcglenarden.org. Call 301-773-3600 if you do not have access to a computer.

Women’s Fellowship
Saturday, Sept. 6 at 8:15 a.m. (MC)
It’s time for a “Girlfriend Getaway!” We’re going to have girl time and a great discussion on love beyond limits. Bring your girlfriend and join us for fun, dancing, games and laughter!

Bible Study/Prayer & Praise Service Resumes
Tuesday, Sept. 9 at 7 p.m. (WC)
Wednesday, Sept. 10 at noon (MC)

Couples Ministry
Saturday, Sept. 13 at 7 p.m. (MC)
Employment Opportunities
First Baptist Church of Glenarden has immediate openings for a Chief Operating Officer, a Human Resources generalist and support personnel in our Facilities Department. Visit www.fbcglenarden.org to learn more and apply.

Friday, Sept. 12 at 8:30 p.m. (MC)
Doors open at 7:30 p.m.

Mighty Men of Valor National Conference
Friday, Nov. 7 - Saturday, Nov. 8 (WC)
For more information or to register visit www.menofvalor.com.

Queen Esther
Thursday, Sept. 11 at 7 p.m. (WC)
Join the Queen Esther Ministry for a “Moment of Preparation” information session. This is an opportunity to learn more, ask questions, meet facilitators and register for QE’s upcoming session. Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.

Saturday Grief Support Groups
Sept. 13 – Nov. 15 at 11 a.m. (MC)
The Healing Transitions and Bereavement Ministry offers for groups for adults and children. Register in the Great Halls between services; the deadline is Sunday, Sept. 7. Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.

Seasoned Citizens Banquet
Sunday, Sept. 14 at 2 p.m.
The theme for this year’s banquet is “Voyage into a New Season.” It features a night of fine dining at Camelot by Martin’s, located at 13905 Central Avenue in Upper Marlboro, Md. Let’s show our seniors how much we love and appreciate them by sponsoring their tickets! Donated tickets are distributed on a first-come-first-served basis. Visit the tables in the Great Hall between Sunday services at the Worship Center for purchases and more information.

Sunday, Sept. 7

STAR Ministry Orientation
Saturday, Sept. 13 at 10 a.m. (WC)
Parents, new Stars and returning Stars are invited to attend our 2014 orientation session. The Star Ministry uses sound biblical instruction, group interactions and group mentoring to disciple girls between the ages of 13-18. We help our teen girls develop in the Word. Those who are unable to attend may join us for our first ministry session, Sept. 27 at 10 a.m. at the Worship Center.

The Huddle
Saturday, Sept. 13 at 8:15 a.m. (MC)

Women's Conference
Friday, Oct. 10 - Saturday, Oct. 11 (WC)
Women, teens & tweens don't want to miss this year's conference. "HE Loves Me" will affirm the greatest love and compassion for YOU – just the way you are! Speakers include Sarah Jakes, Dr. Caroline Leaf, Valorie Burton, Chrystal Hurst, guest artists Jamie Grace and The Walls Group, and many others. Visit fbcglenarden.org/womensconference for more information and to register. You're one step closer to being drenched in His love for YOU.

WC = Worship Center             MC = Ministry Center