Announcements from 2-28-16



Baptisms at Cabrillo: March 6
Next week is our biannual baptism service. Please note that our service will begin at 10 am at the Cabrillo High School swimming pool (2001 Santa Fe Ave, Long Beach). Our entire worship service will take place at Cabrillo. View the map and instructions.

Childcare Ministry
As FOL grows, so does the need for volunteers to watch children during meetings, seminars, and other church events. If you enjoy spending time with kids and want to bless FOL families, consider joining the new Childcare Ministry. For more information, please email Emily (

All City Marriage Conference: March 12
Are you interested in attending a citywide marriage conference? It will be held at Grace Brethren on March 12th. For more information visit the website or pick up a brochure at the Info Table.

March Madness Basketball Tournament: March 20
Our annual basketball tournament will begin on Sunday, March 20th after the service. If you are interested in playing, please sign up at the Info Table.

CCDA Annual Conference: August 31- September 3
The Christian Community Development Association is offering an early-bird registration for its annual conference. The conference will be held in Los Angeles from August 31 – September 3. For more information, visit the Info Table, or to register, visit:

Announcements from February 7, 2016


FOL Turns 9 on February 14th
Next week is our Anniversary service celebrating 9 years! Be ready for our annual FOL picture.

Members Meeting
If you were not able to attend the members meeting, you can view the documents that staff distributed: agenda, hiring protocols, and ESL update.

FOL Tuesday Takeaway Communication Email
If you are not receiving the FOL email communication called “TuesdayTakeaway” but would like to, please fill out the communication card in the bulletin or come by the Info Table to sign up after the service.

Financial Stewardship Training
The Compassion Team is looking for someone with expertise in financial stewardship training (experienced in counseling, developing sound habits, or helping someone through a financial crisis). Email Andrew ( for more information.

Family Center Tutoring: February – May
We’re starting a new semester and are in need of tutors! We offer tutoring Mon – Thurs from 3-5:45 for Kinder – 5th Grades, Mon – Wed from 5:45 – 6:45 for 6th – 12th Grades, and Art Class Friday from 3 – 5:30. Email Emily at

Do You Want to Be Baptized?
If you want to be baptized, please sign up at the Info Table or email Emily at (The baptism class is scheduled for Sunday, February 21).

Baby Dedication Pastoral Meeting: February 22
Would you like to dedicate your baby or child to the Lord? Please sign up at the Info Table. Dedication meeting will be on Monday, February 22.

Evangelism Training: February 27
Please join us on February 27 from 2:30-5pm for a training seminar for theology, practical resources, and encouragement to grow in your personal evangelism ministry! Location is TBA.