Announcements Feb. 3rd, 2019

ANNOUNCEMENTS:

 

 

Please join us for our February Bible Study series “Crisis in the Congo” starting Wednesdays, February 6, thru February 27, 2019 with Elder Carvel Bennett 1pm and Pastor Mark A. Lomax 7pm. Wednesday, February 6, Study topic: Angola/West Central Afrika and the TransAtlantic Slave Trade Biblical Text: Psalm 137: 5-6

 

 

 

 

There will be a Youth Ministry Meeting immediately following church service, 2nd Sunday, February 10, 2019.  This meeting is for all parents or guardians of children, tweens and teens.  This meeting is also for anyone that is called to (or capable of) working in any capacity with FAC youth.  The meeting will be held downstairs in the back of the community room downstairs.

 

 

 

 

First Afrikan Church is commemorating the 400th year of our people in captivity with the production, Maafa 1619-2019: Sankofa / Looking back to go forward. The play will remind us of who we are and inspire us to think about our future. We will honor our Ancestors and look at how we got over.   Also, we will ponder the issues that still challenge us and hopefully be stirred and motived to build our future together. Maafa is a Kiswahili word which means GREAT TROUBLE. The play will run Friday, April 19th, Saturday, April 20th and Sunday, April 21st here at the church. If you are interested in participating in the play. Please see or contact the Director of the play Dr. Shirlene Holmes after service to sign up. Information about auditions will be announced soon. Needed: Assistant stage mgr., Production assistants, Costumers, Prop manager, set designer and actors. Tickets will be sold starting Feb/Mar.