Dr. Jim Schettler, Vice President of Student Affairs at West Coast Baptist College in Lancaster, CA will be our guest today. He will be speaking in a combined Sunday School Class of adults and teens in the auditorium and during the morning and evening services. You will enjoy his preaching ministry.
Camp registration forms are available at Fairview Baptist Church. You may obtain a form at a regular church service or request one by calling the church office (423) 745-6781.
Registration will take place from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. Monday, June 4 at Camp Fairview. Camp ends Friday morning, June 8 at 9:30 a.m. Check out our camp website: www.campfairview.org for more information.
Seven young people will graduate from Fairview Christian Academy Saturday evening, May 19 at 6:00 p.m. Please make plans to join us for this great evening of celebration for these fine students and their families.
Gabe Gerdt, our guest speaker, is a 2007 graduate of Fairview Christian Academy and a 2011 graduate of Bob Jones University in Greenville, SC. Gabe presently resides in Raleigh, NC with his wife, Elisabeth and son, Asa.
Our Family Conference this year will truly be a blessing. Service times will be regular Sunday. Our pastors will be speaking during this year's conference as follows: Pastor Scallions Sunday morning and Tuesday evening at the Vision Banquet; and Pastor Matt Sunday, Monday, and Wednesday evening at 7:00 PM.
The Vision Banquet will be held Tuesday evening, January 23 at 6:30 PM at the former American Bedding Warehouse (275 Dennis Street, Athens, TN 37303). We will enjoy delicious food, a challenge from Pastor Scallions, and a DVD presentation reviewing the happenings of 2017.
This evening boasts a colorful repertoire of Christmas music, some sacred, some fun. Titles include "Believe" from The Polar Express, "Christmas Eve Sarajevo", and "The First Noel", an arrangement that is unanimously the group's favorite piece they have played in their twenty years. A featured guest at the concert will be the handbell choir from Fairview Christian Academy. They will perform Michael W. Smith's "Christmastime" with 50+ students filling the stage and floor of the auditorium.
Brother Gardner spent over 20 years serving as a missionary, pastor, and church planter in Peru, starting several churches, a TV and radio ministry, as well as a Bible college. He returned to the states in 2006, where he established the ministry of Vision Baptist Church and the Our Generation Training Center in Alpharetta, GA. Pastor Gardner will be speaking in every service today.
We are excited to welcome Pastor Chuck Herrell as our second Heritage Month speaker. He is Brother Matt Herrell's dad. Pastor Chuck has served the Chilhowee Baptist Church in Chilhowee, VA for 23 years. You will enjoy his ministry during Sunday School, the morning hour, and in the evening service at 6:00 p.m
Dr. Mike Allison, is our first Heritage Month speaker for the month of August. He has been the pastor of the Madison Baptist Church in Madison, AL since 1989. Dr. Allison will be speaking during Sunday School at 10:00 a.m., the morning worship hour at 11:00 a.m. and during the evening service at 6:00 p.m.
Our ladies will be honoring Ellie Hernandez with a Bridal Shower after the evening service. The shower will be held at the home of Tim and Barb McDonald. Guests are asked to drop by between 7:30 and 9:00 p.m. to congratulate the bride and enjoy some refreshments. Ellie and Jordan Taylor will be united in marriage June 23.