Connector for March 5

This Sunday:
Gripped by the Gospel

Join us as our Lead Pastor Paul Smith brings a message from Romans 1:16–17 and 3:19–26 as we begin our series Romans: Gripped by the Gospel.

This Sunday we will dedicate the last 5 minutes in each service to filling out our annual survey. We would love everyone 16 and older to participate. We will have electronic versions for everyone to access via QR code or the website as well as hard copies for those who need them.

Main Services
8:15, 9:30, and 11:00am – In-person and online

Next Gen Services
9:30am – In-person, all ages
11:00am – In-person, birth through 4th grade

If you or a family member are feeling unwell over the weekend, please worship with us online.

Local Impact Weekend Saturday Night Event

Saturday, March 11 at 5:00pm

Join us for a special time of focused prayer and a buffet dinner as we hear from our local partners about how our relationship with them is allowing the love of Jesus to be felt in our city and beyond.

Women’s Retreat

Friday, March 24 to Sunday, March 26

Join with the women of FAC as we experience A God Like You at our annual retreat. Enjoy a weekend of fellowship and exploration into the person of our great God beginning at 6pm Friday and ending at 1pm Sunday. We’ll hear from Heather Smith, Sarah Bailie, Slavi Gantcheva, Cheri Henry, and Cecily Vinegar.

Registration is now open. The last day to register to guarantee a retreat t-shirt is Monday, March 6, but registration will remain open until Wednesday, March 15.

Next Gen Ministries

Tea Party for High School Girls

Sunday, March 19 from 2:00 to 4:00pm

High school girls, you’re invited to an afternoon of tea, treats, games, prizes, and girl time hosted by the High School Girls Small Group Leaders.

Join us at the Bethel Point Clubhouse in Wilmore. Come dressed in whatever makes you feel most beautiful and get ready to be pampered!

FAC Youth Lock-In

Friday, April 21 and Saturday, April 22

FAC Youth is hosting a Lock-In—one night packed with food, fellowship, worship, and fun! We will spend part of our time at FAC and part of our time at Malibu Jacks in Lexington. $40 covers the entire cost for meals, events, and activities at Malibu Jacks.

Serve with FAC Kids

We’re having a baby boom! To meet the growing needs of our Infant Room, we are looking for 12 folks to care for babies once a month during either the 9:30am or 11:00am service.

Want to serve with kids but holding babies isn’t quite your thing? Consider joining our weekly preschool teaching team during the 11:00am service or our once-a-month check-in team. Contact Hannah Meredith for more information.

FAC Kids – Birth through 4th Grade

Sundays at 9:30 and 11:00am

Middle School – 5th through 8th Grade
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Sundays at 9:30am
Wednesdays at 6:30pm

High School – 9th through 12th Grade
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Sundays at 9:30am
Wednesdays at 6:30pm

This Sunday

Equipping Mind, Body, and Soul

This Sunday at 9:30am

Join us in Room 12 in the Lower Auditorium. This week’s topic is sexual health. Learn more.

Coming Up


This Monday at 6:45pm

Join us every week for a time of corporate prayer as we intercede for our church, community, and world. Learn more.

IF Gathering hosted by LexCity

Friday, March 3 and Saturday, March 4

We desperately want to stay faithful in these times, but we know we can’t muster up the faith all on our own. IF:2023 matters to us because, for two days, we get to gather and remind each other that God is who we need. God is who will provide. Learn more.

City of Prayer with Trey Kent

Sunday, March 12 at 6:30pm

Sponsored by Church of the Savior

Pastor Trey Kent, from Austin, Texas, will be in Lexington to help our churches expand their prayer ministries. He is the author of City of Prayer, the story of the Unceasing Prayer Movement that started in Austin. Come hear how we can help build this movement here in Kentucky.

YoungLives Donations

YoungLives thanks you for your generous donations over the past few months! Here is an updated list of items that we are currently accepting:

  • Diapers
  • Baby wipes
  • Formula
  • Clothes (sizes newborn to 24 months)

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