Transition Update

Dear Fellowship Family,

January was a full month at The Fellowship: Men’s Retreat, Financial Officer meetings, Admin Team Meeting, Women’s Ministry activities of both fellowship and outreach, Student Ministry, etc. and with the exception of the Wednesday during the freeze regular services of SS/Praise/Worship, Mid-Week Fill-Up Meal & Bible Study/Prayer, discipleship groups and more were held.

Also, we heard from our guest speakers Jonathan Thomas and Chris Kehoe, both from Grace Life Baptist church, on two Sundays each proclaiming excellent expository messages from God’s Word.

At our January 28 annual members’ meeting the church enacted a number of items including the following:
 Election of our Pastor Search Team: Anita, Darren, Fonda, Gary, Jenelle, Joseph, Wendell
 Election of Anita to the Admin Team’s open At-Large position
 Election of Lord’s Supper preparer team: Shauna, Fonda
 Election of Greeter’s: Susi, Jeff, Darren
 Approval of 2018 budget for The Fellowship
 Election of 2018 Mission Trip Planning Team: Gary, Darren, Christi, Dakota, Maudell

At the February 18 Church Communication meeting, to be held right after morning worship, we will give the church and our guests a full update.

Looking ahead to February, our guest speakers will be:
 Sunday, February 4: Dr. Ted Elmore from Southern Baptists of Texas Convention (SBTC) where he serves as the Pastor/Church Relations Associate and Prayer Strategist
 Sunday, February 11: Andrew Williams from First Baptist Anderson
 Sunday, February 18: Alex Garza from First Baptist Anderson
 Sunday, February 25: Hector Ramirez from First Baptist Anderson

2018 is off to a great start at The Fellowship! Please, continue to pray and participate in the ministry area to which God has called you. Each member is valued and important to our local Body of Christ!

In Christ, Bro. Barton, Deacon