All But One

It’s been a week since Easter and Mary has seen the Lord.  The disciples have seen the Lord. Well, all but one. Thomas – one of the Twelve – was not there when Jesus first appeared to the disciples.   And don’t you think it has to be killing him? Imagine...

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So Many Questions

“Do not hold on to me, for I have not yet returned to the Father.”    As soon as Mary recognized Jesus on that first Easter morning, she reached out and took hold of Him. Jesus told her to let go. Have you ever wondered why? It’s easy to assume that...

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Connecting With Women

Hello Ladies! I have been the pastoral counselor at Five Forks Church for 10 years. In October I told Church Board I would be stepping down from the position. At the beginning of January, Church Board asked me to gather information from women in our church to help them determine...

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Palm Sunday

This is Palm Sunday, and we will be observing Communion at the conclusion of all 4 morning services. Here is a preview of the morning messages: SERIES: FAITH BUILDERS Time & Location: 9:30 & 11:00 Auditorium Preacher: Pastor Ray Sunday’s Sermon: Jesus’ Improbable Command Scripture Text: Matthew 14:13-33 Have you...

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Church Security Committee Formed

The Church Board has established a 6-person committee that has been given the responsibility of developing a formal security policy for our church. The committee consists of Glen Wingert, Keith Toomey, Nathan Stymiest, Kevin Hord, Angie Petersheim and Gene Gorman. The committee has met several times and will be giving...

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Get Connected!

If you are new to Five Forks – meaning you have started attending recently or tried out one of our services over the past year – OR if you have been coming to Five Forks for longer than that and you haven’t officially connected with any of the staff, we...

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This Sunday – March 18th

Looking ahead to this Sunday: SERIES: JESUS – THE FINAL WEEK Time & Location: 8:00 Auditorium and 11:00 Chapel Preacher: Pastor Brian Sunday’s Sermon: Integrity vs. Hypocrisy Scripture Text: Matthew 23:37-39, 24:1a This Sunday Brian will be challenging us to live lives of integrity.   Jesus’ encounter with the Pharisees in...

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This Sunday – March 11th

1st Reminder: A Night of Worship. – This evening (Friday) in the Auditorium at 6:30. 2nd Reminder: Don’t forget to set your clocks an hour ahead Saturday night.   Looking ahead to this Sunday: SERIES: FAITH BUILDERS Time & Location: 9:30 & 11:00 Auditorium Preacher: Pastor Ray Sunday’s Sermon: Keeping...

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Financial Report – February 2018

GENERAL FUND SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH Balance February 1, 2018 = $28,193.74 February Contributions = $76,977.11 Weekly goal = $21, 501 February 4 = $18,515       February 11 = $17,925 February 18 = $17,222    February 25 = $23,315 February Expenses = $58,971.97 Balance February 28, 2018 = $46,198.88  SUMMARY...

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