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Adopt a Nehemiah Family for Christmas

Adopt a Nehemiah Family for Christmas

Nov 19|8:00am - 12:00pm|Palm Court
Sharing Christmas with a Nehemiah family living in poverty has been an FPC tradition for many years. The Nehemiah Center will have a table set up in Palm Court for you and your family members to view the names, pictures, and Christmas wish lists of families in need.
Understanding Your APEST

Understanding Your APEST

Nov 19|9:30am - 10:30am|Solarium
You are invited to an 8-week seminar hosted by Life Together designed to help you identify who God has made you to be and how to live into that identity as a vital member of the Body of Christ. For those of you who desire to take the next step with APEST, this is it! Jonathan Ramsay, along with Pastors Rebecca and Chris Harrison, are going to lead you through the work of the Apostle, Prophet, Evangelist, Shepherd and Teacher. The goal of the class is to help you discover your five-fold identity and grow in your understanding of how to live into who you are, where you are. Together our five-fold gifts will move the city toward the Kingdom of God. We can't do it without you! Register here.
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Coffee Talk With FPC Leadership

Nov 19|9:30am - 1:00pm|Sanctuary
Do you have questions about new activities or initiatives at FPC? Want an opportunity to share your input? Please join Pastor Jim Birchfield, Jennifer Boubel, FPC Executive Director, and David Calkins, Clerk of Session 2018, for an informal Q&A. Topics will include parking changes, worship schedules, and our new membership tools, FellowshipOne and InFellowship. To accommodate the various worship schedules and Sunday School classes, we will offer two discussion times, 9:30 and 11:50am. Coffee will be served in the breezeway between the Sanctuary and the building entrance nearest the Early Education classrooms.
Main Street Ministries Worship Service

Main Street Ministries Worship Service

Nov 19|4:00pm - 5:30pm|Main Street Ministries
A gathering to pray, worship, and break bread together. All are welcome. Whether you are homeless, home sick, or home alone, you will find encouragement and renewal in this worshipping community. For more information about Main Street Ministries, click here. Interested in volunteering? Contact csadler@msmhouston.org.
Young Professionals Thanksgiving Potluck

Young Professionals Thanksgiving Potluck

Nov 19|6:30pm - 9:00pm
Join us as we enjoy delicious food and great conversation. More details and RSVP info to come.
Nehemiah Golf Classic Presented by Refined Technologies

Nehemiah Golf Classic Presented by Refined Technologies

Nov 20
The Nehemiah Golf Classic raises money to underwrite the education and spiritual enrichment of children who are at risk of dropping out of school. Bill Rogers, 1981 British Open Champion and University of Houston graduate, will be on hand to lead chipping clinics and share his testimony of the importance of faith, both on and off the golf course. For more information or sponsorship, click here.
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First Place for Health

Nov 20|6:30pm - 8:15pm|FH 253
We are an intergenerational community committed to supporting each other in our health and spiritual goals, combining Scripture study and current medical research on weight management. The cost for first-time participants is $120, which covers books, DVDs and other materials. Each subsequent session is $25.
Centering Prayer

Centering Prayer

Nov 21|8:30am - 9:30am|LC 080
A contemplative prayer group, our time includes silent prayer and Lectio Divina, the practice of praying the Scriptures. 
Women of the Word (WOW)

Women of the Word (WOW)

Nov 21|9:45am - 11:45am|LC 080
WOW is a multigenerational women's Bible study group, welcoming women who seek God's Word for their lives and deep spirited fellowship with other women. Our fall curriculum is Reading Ephesians with John Stott.
First Moms

First Moms

Nov 21|10:00am - 12:00pm|LC 181
First Moms invites women in the throes of motherhood to come...just as you are! Gather with other mothers of young children in an informal setting to study and encourage each other in God's grace. Our Fall study will be Shepherding a Child's Heart by Tedd Tripp. Childcare is available, newborns are welcome in the classroom if desired. 
GriefShare

GriefShare

Nov 22|FH 253
Your journey from mourning to joy. All are welcome. For more information, contact haradamt@gmail.com.
Handbell Ensemble

Handbell Ensemble

Nov 23|6:00pm - 7:00pm|CE 248
If you are interested in being a part of a truly invigorating music ensemble, consider joining our Handbell Ensemble. For details and questions, contact Cynthia Blackwell.
Salt & Light Women's Bible Study

Salt & Light Women's Bible Study

Nov 23|6:45pm - 8:30pm|FH 253
Join us as we study God's Word and support each other through prayer and fellowship. Women of all ages are invited. Our Fall study is A Woman's Heart: God's Dwelling Place by Beth Moore.
Understanding Your APEST

Understanding Your APEST

Nov 26|9:30am - 10:30am|Solarium
You are invited to an 8-week seminar hosted by Life Together designed to help you identify who God has made you to be and how to live into that identity as a vital member of the Body of Christ. For those of you who desire to take the next step with APEST, this is it! Jonathan Ramsay, along with Pastors Rebecca and Chris Harrison, are going to lead you through the work of the Apostle, Prophet, Evangelist, Shepherd and Teacher. The goal of the class is to help you discover your five-fold identity and grow in your understanding of how to live into who you are, where you are. Together our five-fold gifts will move the city toward the Kingdom of God. We can't do it without you! Register here.
Main Street Ministries Worship Service

Main Street Ministries Worship Service

Nov 26|4:00pm - 5:30pm|Main Street Ministries
A gathering to pray, worship, and break bread together. All are welcome. Whether you are homeless, home sick, or home alone, you will find encouragement and renewal in this worshipping community. For more information about Main Street Ministries, click here. Interested in volunteering? Contact csadler@msmhouston.org.
Waiting in Hope Infertility Support Group

Waiting in Hope Infertility Support Group

Nov 27|6:30pm - 7:30pm|LC 181
The Waiting in Hope (WiH) Ministry encourages, supports, and embraces those struggling through the grief of difficulty in conceiving. The Central Houston ladies group will meet every other Monday to discuss the challenges we face during infertility and to support each other during what can be a very lonely time. Contact centralhouston@waitinginhopeinfertility.com if you'd like to join.
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First Place for Health

Nov 27|6:30pm - 8:15pm|FH 253
We are an intergenerational community committed to supporting each other in our health and spiritual goals, combining Scripture study and current medical research on weight management. The cost for first-time participants is $120, which covers books, DVDs and other materials. Each subsequent session is $25.
Centering Prayer

Centering Prayer

Nov 28|8:30am - 9:30am|LC 080
A contemplative prayer group, our time includes silent prayer and Lectio Divina, the practice of praying the Scriptures. 
Women of the Word (WOW)

Women of the Word (WOW)

Nov 28|9:45am - 11:45am|LC 080
WOW is a multigenerational women's Bible study group, welcoming women who seek God's Word for their lives and deep spirited fellowship with other women. Our fall curriculum is Reading Ephesians with John Stott.
First Moms

First Moms

Nov 28|10:00am - 12:00pm|LC 181
First Moms invites women in the throes of motherhood to come...just as you are! Gather with other mothers of young children in an informal setting to study and encourage each other in God's grace. Our Fall study will be Shepherding a Child's Heart by Tedd Tripp. Childcare is available, newborns are welcome in the classroom if desired. 
Sojourn Book Group

Sojourn Book Group

Nov 28|6:30pm - 8:30pm|Library
Join this amazing, diverse group of women with different perspectives as we encounter spirituality in everyday books.  August 22:  Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania  by Erik LarsenSeptember 26:  For the Glory: Eric Liddell's Journey from Olympic Champion to Modern Martyr by Duncan HamiltonOctober 24:  A Man Called Ove: A Novel  by Fredrik BackmanNovember 28: Me, Myself and Bob: A Story About Dreams, God and Talking Vegetables by Phil Vischer
GriefShare

GriefShare

Nov 29|FH 253
Your journey from mourning to joy. All are welcome. For more information, contact haradamt@gmail.com.
Handbell Ensemble

Handbell Ensemble

Nov 30|6:00pm - 7:00pm|CE 248
If you are interested in being a part of a truly invigorating music ensemble, consider joining our Handbell Ensemble. For details and questions, contact Cynthia Blackwell.
Salt & Light Women's Bible Study

Salt & Light Women's Bible Study

Nov 30|6:45pm - 8:30pm|FH 253
Join us as we study God's Word and support each other through prayer and fellowship. Women of all ages are invited. Our Fall study is A Woman's Heart: God's Dwelling Place by Beth Moore.
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