Mops Childcare Workers Needed

MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) is looking for preschool childcare workers two Wednesday mornings a month from 9 am – 12 pm. This is a paid position. For more information please contact shelley@firstrockwall.org.

Refugee School Supplies

Please stop by the table in the office hallway through July 29 to pick up a name of a refugee student along with a list of their backpack and school supply needs. School supplies need to be returned to the church no later than Sunday, July 29. Thank you for participating in this effort to be the heart of Jesus.

Senior Singles Banquet

All senior  singles are invited to the Annual Senior Singles Banquet hosted by the First Family Deacons on Sunday evening, July 22, 6 pm in Fellowship Hall. Please RSVP by Monday July 16 by calling the church office or emailing elesa@firstrockwall.org.

Middle School Summer Bible Study Continues
Taking God At His Word

  •  Wednesdays, July 18, & July 25
  • 6:30 – 7:30 pm
  • Student Ministry Building
  • Taught by Jake Wright
  • Learn about why the Bible is knowable, necessary and enough for all of us

High School Summer Bible Study Continues

  • Tuesdays, July 17, July 24, July 31
  • 6:30 – 7:30 pm
  • Student Ministry Building
  • Taught by Chris Bartley
  • Learn about God’s relationship and involvement with physics, biology, reasoning

Summer Choir Schedule

The choir will sing Sunday, July 1, then take the rest of the month of July off with special guest worship leaders each week.

Worship Choir and Orchestra kickoff is Wednesday, August 1. Put this date on your calendar and join our worship leading choir and orchestra.

Our Church App

The fastest way to download the app is to text first rockwall app to 77977 – then follow directions to download. Please be aware that msg & data rates may apply.

If you have questions please call Tommy Gheen in the church office.

Online Giving Platform

We have an important update regarding online giving at First Baptist Church Rockwall, and we need your help. Your generosity and financial partnership with FBCR is immensely appreciated. We are now in the process of transitioning our online system to a new giving experience called PUSHPAY, which allows for simple giving from a variety of platforms, including mobile giving.

To begin giving with out new vendor go to our website and use the GIVE tab or text First Rockwall to 77977. Data and messaging rates may apply. If you have questions feel free to call Kim at 972.771.8459.

Worship Choir & Orchestra

Has the Lord given you the ability to sing or play an instrument? You know the old adage.  .  . “Use it or Lose it?”
Rehearsals are on Wednesday evenings:
Choir: 6:30 – 8:00 pm
Orchestra: 8:10 – 9:00 pm

Prayer Team

If you want more information or are interested in serving on our Prayer Team please email prayer@firstrockwall.org

Grief Share

Grief Share is a  special support group for people grieving the loss of someone special led by people who understand what you are experiencing. Grief Share has daytime or evening classes available.
Tuesdays 
*  2:00 pm or 6:30 pm
*  Room B102 (across from Fellowship Hall)

Knitting & Crochet Group

The Knitting & Crochet Group meets most Wednesdays, 5:00 – 6:30 pm in room A109. No experience necessary and yarn is provided. Items made are given to Presbyterian Hospital, Appalachian Missions and are sent with those going on Mission Trips.  Yarn donations are accepted in the church office.

Offering Envelopes

If you tithe online via our website or ACH bank draft and would like for us to stop mailing Offering Envelopes to your home please email Kim (kim@firstrockwall.org) in the church office. Please allow 1-2 months for them to stop being mailed.

One Single Purpose

One Single Purpose meets on the 3rd Thursday of the month at 7:00 pm for dinner and fellowship. We are hoping this fellowship will not only be the beginning of great friendships but also a time of feeding our desire for knowing the compassion and love of God.
*     Women meet at El Centro Mexican Restaurant, Rowlett
*     Men meet at Applebee’s, Rowlett
For more information contact kim@firstrockwall.org.

Altar Flowers Sign Up

The altar flowers are a great way to remember or honor a loved one or an occasion. Two arrangements are needed each week. For more information or to sign up please call the church office at 972-771-8459.

Update Your Contact Information

Please help us keep your contact information up to date. If you’ve changed your phone number, address, or email address recently, please let us know by calling the church office or by changing your information at http://firstrockwall.org/updateinformation/.

Active & Older Adults 55+

Activities
 for The Active & Older Adults 55+ can be followed on the church website. Ministries, events, and activities are posted each week.

Just Drop It In

Did you miss your chance to place your envelope in the offering plate?  There are receptacles located in the back of the worship center for your offering and prayer request cards. Feel free to just drop them in.

Library Hours

Five of our church members have authored books. Come by our church library and check them out. The library is located near the M L Jones Chapel and is open before and after every church service on Sunday mornings and Wednesday evenings. See you soon!

Lost Your Bible?

Have you lost your Bible? We have lots of unclaimed Bibles in the lost & found in the office. Please stop by and see if yours is there.