Christmas Giving Opportunities Start Today 1) The Giving Tree The Giving Tree, decorated with felt ornaments, is on the stage in Fellowship Hall. Each ornament lists gift suggestions for one of the members of six families at one of the Interfaith Council Housing projects.. Friends and members of FPCC can choose an ornament and register … Continue reading »
The Winter Nights Shelter, sponsored by the Interfaith Council of Churches, is well started on its 2015-16 schedule, providing shelter for homeless families in a clean, safe environment at various faith communities throughout central and east Contra Costa. As of Nov 2, there were 8 families being sheltered, a total of 30 people. Please pray … Continue reading »
Bill Baker has been living with the Gypsies to understand them better. Currently his heart has been very affected by the swarms of Syrian refugees that are passing through Slovakia. Please pray for Bill as he considers how to adjust his focus between the two groups, as the Lord leads. Also pray for Nona, as … Continue reading »
The HRSN, having survived financial problems in 2014, which resulted in it being folded into the Umri Christian Hospital, continues to provide even more complete nursing training for young women of low income through scholarships partially provided by FPCC funding. They are encouraged to know Christ and commit themselves to His service. Please pray for … Continue reading »
Mission Prayer Request: Steve and Kathryn Christensen, Wycliffe, Papua New Guinea (PNG) and stateside
Steve, whom FPCC has supported for many years, is working on Translators Notes to help Wycliffe translators make their translations as faithful as possible. He travels twice a year to PNG to work directly with translators there. Please pray safety and health for his travels, and wisdom in preparing the Translators Notes. Contact: Maren Stanczak.