Events

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Financial Peace University

Starting September 22, 2018 | 3:30 p.m. | FAC Campus | $$

Learn God’s wisdom about money and revolutionize your life. Financial Peace University has helped thousands of families get out of debt, save wisely, give generously, and become the good stewards of their finances that God calls them to be.

Financial Peace University meets on Saturdays from September 22 through November 17. Sign up today!

 

Be The Bridge

Starting September 28, 2018 | 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. | FAC Campus | Free

Be the Bridge is a place for Christians to develop biblical tools that empower them to be the bridge between people divided by racial and cultural differences, and thereby bring healing and transformation to communities. We would love for you to join us in this process.

Groups meet on Friday evenings with the exception of the 3rd Friday of each month.

Childcare is not provided.

Alpha Fall 2018 

Starting September 12, 2018 | 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. | FAC Campus | Free

Searching for more? Explore the meaning of life at Alpha on Wednesday nights from September 12 through November 14. Come and ask your questions about God in a relaxed group setting. Dinner included. [Learn More]

After Alpha Fall 2018

Starting September 18, 2018 | 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. | FAC Campus | Free

“Follow” Jesus with Andy Stanley in After Alpha!

Would you like to strengthen your walk with Jesus? Do you enjoy getting together with other believers to share your thoughts on living out the Christian faith? Then you’re invited to join us for the Fall 2018 session of After Alpha! We’ll be going through Andy Stanley’s “Follow” series, an 8-part DVD study, hosted by the lead pastor of Northpoint Ministries in Atlanta, GA., that explores just what Jesus meant when he said, “Follow me.” After Alpha meets on Tuesdays from September 18 to November 13.

Events for Men

FACwild Rail to Trail Family Bike Trip

September 8, 2018 | 12:30 p.m. | Jim Thorpe, Pa. | $35

Step back in time and enjoy a relaxing train ride through the Lehigh Gorge for 25 miles, then pedal your bike back down to Jim Thorpe at your own pace along the Lehigh Gorge Rail-Trail, all part of our bike train.

The train leaves Saturday, September 8 from 1 Susquehanna Street, Jim Thorpe, Pa. 18229.

C33 – A Man and His Work

Starting September 20, 2018 | 7:30 p.m. | Fellowship Center | $20 

C33: A Man and His Work is a powerful study to aim men at authenticity in the workplace. Men will work together in a large group and smaller teams to shape their lives as godly men at work. Our job is not who we are, it is what we do.

A Man and His Work meets begins on Thursday, September 20.

Events for Women

aWAKEN IF: Table

Third Friday of the Month | 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. | 219 Fellowship House | $5

aWAKEN is inviting you to join us once a month for IF: Table. We believe the table is a place to gather women and share a simple meal and dive deep with people over real stories and Christ-centered conversations.

#Momlife

Starting September 13, 2018 | 9:15 to 11:15 a.m. | FAC Campus | $55 

*Registration deadline: September 4, 2018

Ever feel like you are doing the “mom” thing all on your own? #Momlife is for mothers and is led by mothers. It is a place for fun, sharing, friendships, and spiritual and emotional enrichment. All women with children, babies through high school seniors, are invited to attend.

#Momlife meets on Thursdays, September 13 & 27, October 11 & 25, and November 1, 15, & 29.

aWAKEN Fall 2018 Bible Studies

Starting September 25, 2018 | 9:15 a.m. or 7:00 p.m. | FAC Campus | $$

aWAKEN invites all women to the fall semester of classes, classes that are designed to equip and empower women as they aWAKEN to how God has gifted them to serve in His kingdom. All the studies include teaching, interaction, and small group discussions. Service opportunities are also available throughout the semester.

aWAKEN offers both morning and evening sessions beginning on Tuesday, September 25. The morning session runs from 9:15 to 11:15 a.m. The evening sessions runs from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. See application for fees.

Fresh Hope for Single Moms

4th Sunday of the Month | 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. | FAC Campus | Free

Fresh Hope is a ministry for Single Moms – connecting single moms to God’s love through friendships, encouragement, and support.

Fresh Hope is for all single moms and grandmoms raising children under the age of 23 (special needs individuals under the age of 28). The ministry connects single moms who share a common life experience to God’s love through friendship, encouragement, and support.

Fresh Hope meets once a month at FAC for dinner, teaching, and fun. Dinner is provided for the moms and their children at 5:00. At 6:00, children’s and youth programs are available, including Kid Blast Clubs, Level 5, and Planet 678. Childcare will be provided for children too young to participate in the FAC ministries.

Events for Couples

The Art of Marriage Live, Marriage Conference

Starting October 5, 2018 | 7:00 to 10:00 p.m. | FAC Campus | $45 Early Bird (per person)

Every marriage is unique, expressed by the colorful personalities of each spouse and textured by the circumstances at play in their lives. Blending these to make marriage work is a divinely inspired art form, challenging to master but definitely worth the effort.

This conference has so much to offer couples in all stages and conditions of marriage. Whether you are engaged, in the early years of marriage, or planning your 75th wedding anniversary, we know your marriage will be blessed by it.

The Art of Marriage Live begins on Friday, October 5, from 7:00 to 10:00 p.m. and continues on Saturday, October 6, from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Registration includes a workbook, dessert on Friday, a continental breakfast on Saturday, and a chance to win any number of special giveaways!

Please note: Childcare will not be provided.

[Learn more]

Events for Students in Grades 9-12

Fall Retreat

October 12 to October 14, 2018 | Lancaster County | $170 

For students in grades 9-12. Our high school fall retreat is going to Refreshing Mountain Camp and Adventure Center, located on 80 acres of beautiful woodlands in Stevens, Lancaster County, Pa.  This is a great time to make new friends, spend time with old friends, and grow in your relationship with God.

Looking for something else?  Find it on our [Church Calendar].