Announcements Sept. 15, 2019

ANNOUNCEMENTS:

 

 

Bahamas Relief: FAC Caribbean Ministry and Seasoned Women are collaborating to collect items for our brothers and sisters in the Bahamas affected by Hurricane Dorian. FAC Family, please join us in this effort. Kindly bring items to the FAC tentCaribbean International Shipping, 3048 Miller Road, Lithonia, GA 30038 on Saturday September 21st, 2019@2:00 pm. If unable to attend, you can make a monetary donation towards the purchasing of barrels ($35.00/$45.00) for packing or items needed TODAY. Donations can be given to Sis. Eva James or Elder Pauline Marshall See flyer in the Narthex with list of items. Thank you for your support.

 

Please join us for our Fall/Winter Bible Study Series Wednesdays, September 11 thru October 16th at 1:00pm & 7:00pm. Study Topic & Text: Healing of the Self – The Healing of Miriam Numbers 12:1-16  

 

 

 

Application for Elders, Deacons are available from Sept 8 – 22, 2019. See Elders Curtis Grier or Nsombe Famodou or the Clerk, Elder Carvel Bennett for more information.

 

 

 

 

 

A Boundary Training Class will be held on Saturday, September 21, 2019 at 10am. This training class is for persons planning on, or currently working with our Children, Youth and Teens. Facilitators: Elders – Stephanie Pearson Robinson and Pauline Marshall.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Family, get your FAC 25th Anniversary paraphernalia – The second and final order for t-shirts September 8th until September 22nd. Items will be returned between 8-10 days. Both will be returned in time for our Ancestral Walk (Oct. 12th) and the African American Studies Department Homecoming Tailgate (Oct. 5th). Purchase your items via cash or check with Sonyá Grier or at the debit table with Dwayne Johnson. T-shirts- child sizes $10, adults SM – XL $12, adults 2X – 3X $15

Polos- adults SM – XL $30, adults 2X – $35 adults 3X – $45 Caps- $12 Coffee Mugs- $8

 

 

 

 

 

The next New Members Class will be held on Saturday, September 28, 2019 from 10am til 3pm. Please RSVP to facp@firstafrikanchurch.org if you plan to attend by Friday, September 20th by Noon if you would like to receive the training materials. Lite refreshments and lunch is served.  Facilitator: Elder Carvel Bennett

 


 

COMMUNITY ANNOUNCEMENT:

 

Voter Registration Training  Learn how to properly conduct a voter registration drive as well as info pertaining to the 2019 and 2020 voter cycles. Tuesday, September 24th, 10 a.m. at the Lou Walker Senior Center.  RSVP by September 20th to (404) 298-4020 or voterreg@dekalbcountyga.gov

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Original Collard Greens Cultural Festival, Saturday, September 21, 2019. 12N-8pm. at the Lithonia Amphitheater, 2515 Park Drive, Lithonia, GA. hosted by Mayor Deborah A. Jackson, City of Lithonia. FREE EVENT. We invite you to come out and celebrate the rich culture, history and traditions of African & African-American food and music. Educate yourself on how to live green sustainable healthy lifestyles. Featuring Collard Green Ice Cream, Sustainable Pavilion, Wellness Pavilion, African Market Place, Farmer’s Market, Arts & Crafts Vendors, Children’s Sprout Land, Gospel, Blues, Reggae, Jazz, R&B, Hip Hop, DJ’s and more!