Middle School PLUNGE: Sunday, September 29

Be StillEver have a hard time staying still for long periods of time? Me too. This Sunday, come join our Middle School Youth during Sunday School at 9:15 AM and 10:45 AM as we take a closer look at Psalm chapter 46 where verse 10 says, “Be still, and know that I am God.” Oh and we will be on the move as we study. Be prepared to do some walking around our nature trail with your Bible.

Thrivent Night at the Lightning: November 2, 2013

LightningJoin your friends and family for Thrivent Night at the Lightning on November 2. Come out and cheer on the Tampa Bay Lightning as they take on the St. Louis Blues at 7:00 PM. The bus is available to help transport and will be leaving church at 5:45 PM to head over to the Tampa Bay Times Forum. Tickets are super cheap at only $15 each!!! If you are interested, sign up by October 15 and turn in your money to the church office. Any questions??? Contact handricktim@yahoo.com


To find out more about Thrivent Financial for Lutherans go https://www.thrivent.com/

Breast Cancer Bingo 

Honoring Julie Parker  October 6th 2-5 pm

breast-cancer-ribbonThis will be our Final Breast Cancer Bingo and I would like to personally thank everyone who has supported me on this journey.  We will be serving a small brunch and desserts will be provided by our Girl Scout troop. Please come to Family of Christ Lutheran Church for an afternoon of friends and fun!

$25 donation

All donations will help raise the $2,300 needed for the 2013 Tampa Bay 3 Day walk supporting the Susan G. Komen for the Cure this October! For more information, contact Stacy at stacymote67@gmail.com

To make a donation online (and receive receipt for tax purposes), please visit prior to attending  http://www.the3day.org/stacymote

God’s Blessings – Stacy

Sugar Mountain Winter Ski Trip: January 1-4, 2014

Ski Trip 2013Trade in some Florida sunshine for snow and join us on Sugar Mountain in North Carolina for this years ski trip. We will be leaving as a group from Family of Christ in the early morning of January 1 and get back in the afternoon of January 4. Cost is $250 per skier. This includes transportation, ski rental, lift tickets (January 2-3 at Sugar Mountain), hotel, and breakfast each day. There is an up-charge for snowboarding, as well as helmets and ski clothes. Those who do not plan on skiing will be charged a reduced rate. This trip is for all Middle School and High School Youth. Families are also welcome to book this trip at our special group rate and travel on your own. If you have any questions, email me at handricktim@yahoo.com

A $100 deposit is due for each participant by October 15 in order to reserve your spot!!!

Orbital Paintball: Sunday, September 22

PaintballAll Middle School and High School Youth come out to the 10:45 AM service and worship with the Youth Praise Band. We will be leaving after church around 12:00 PM to head over to Orbital Paintball, to spend the afternoon over there. We should be back around 5:00 PM. Cost is $30 per person which includes rentals, paint, lunch, and water. Everyone going must fill out a waiver form to be able to play.

You can download the waiver form here  Paintball and Airsoft Safety Waiver Form

Middle School PLUNGE: Sunday, September 15

PLUNGEAll Middle School Youth are invited to join us during the 9:15 and 10:45 Sunday School hours to take a PLUNGE into God’s Word together. This Sunday, we will be discussing  Josh Hamilton, the Apostle Paul, Miley Cyrus, and other people who have made dramatic changes in their lives. How can you be a positive force for change? Come take the PLUNGE and find out!

THE CREW Work Project: Saturday, September 14

Pulling WeedsMiddle School and High School Youth will be meeting at my house in Pebble Creek at 9:00 AM and will ride over to our work site a couple streets away. Bring gloves as we will be pulling weeds. After the work is done, we will come back to my house for BBQ, swimming, and hanging out till 2:00 PM. If you are interested in going and need my address, either text me (if you have my number) or email me at handricktim@yahoo.com