Church Announcements & Celebrations 7/17/16

New Courses Available - Fall Semester for the Baptist College of Florida at Fruit Cove Baptist Church begins AUGUST 15! NEW: Music Theory classes. Not ready to be a full time student? Auditing is an option! Contact Jim Robinett at 904.200.1533

Strong Families, Prosperous States, FREE lunch for pastors - Friday, September 9th, Live the Life is inviting all Pastors concerned about the family in America to come and hear the newest research on Families in America. The research is being presented by Dr. Brad Wilcox, one of the leading marriage and family researchers in the country. Lunch is free and the topic of the day is; Strong Families, Prosperous States: What do strong families have to do with Florida’s schools and economy? The Lunch is being hosted at the Jacksonville Live the Life office; 8130 Baymeadows Way W., 32256. Lunch will begin promptly at 11:30. If you have any questions please contact Lee Brown at 374-6365 or

FREE VBS materials -  Two churches would like to donate Submerged VBS materials (both available 7/23) to the first interested church to contact them. If interested call Jennifer from Englewood Baptist at (904) 705-2594 or email Dori from Crown Point Baptist at 

ESL Teacher Certification Training - The International Learning Center is offering ESL Training July 29th & 30th. The course covers how to use the ILC lesson plans, teaching vocabulary & pronunciation, creative ways to practice communication & dealing with cultural misunderstandings. For more information CLICK HERE or call 904.737.1981.

“Effective Ministry to the Military in our Jerusalem” Training Conference - The training will include sessions led by Retired U.S. Army Chief of Chaplains (Major General) Douglas L. Carver, executive director of chaplain services for the North American Mission Board (NAMB) of the Southern Baptist Convention, testimonies of laymen involved in military ministry, and an opportunity for questions.  The conference is Monday,  August 22, 2016 from 10:00a -Noon at Gum Branch Baptist Church (8590 Highway 198 West, Hinesville, GA 31313).  Please RSVP at 912-876-3630 or  


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