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ART


CRAFT CENTRAL

Hey craft lovers and Cricut users, join this small group designed just for you. Each week we will come together to collaborate and create with likeminded people. So, come, share and learn new things all while enjoying fun and fellowship.

Leader: Tracey Myrick
Email: tmyrick2008@gmail.com
Phone: (910) 813-0524
CoLeader(s): Kaitlyn Boggs
Email: kaitlynb3511@aol.com
Phone: (330) 883-6360
When:
• Thursday, September 19th @ 6:00 PM
• Thursday, September 26th @ 6:00 PM
• Thursday, October 3rd @ 6:00 PM
• Thursday, October 10th @ 6:00 PM
• Thursday, October 17th @ 6:00 PM
• Thursday, October 24th @ 6:00 PM
• Thursday, November 7th @ 6:00 PM
• Thursday, November 14th @ 6:00 PM
• Thursday, November 21st @ 6:00 PM
Where: First Church Conference Room
Age Preference: Ages 10+
Child Care Available? No


HOOKS & NEEDLES

New and experienced crocheters/knitters coming together for coffee and good conversation. If you are new to the hobby, we would love to help you get started and will provide the materials for you.

Leader: Lena Caulder
Email: bas4156@gmail.com
Phone: (910) 261-2384
CoLeader(s): Laura Smith
Phone: (910) 257-1046
When:
• Thursday, September 26th @ 6:30 PM
• Thursday, October 10th @ 6:30 PM
• Thursday, October 24th @ 6:30 PM
• Thursday, November 7th @ 6:30 PM
Where: Fayetteville’s Bakery Café and Coffee Shop – 3037 A Boone Trail Ext, Fayetteville, NC 28304
Age Preference: 13+
Child Care Available? No


INFUSE

Infuse is the entry process to FCF Worship. Together, we learn what it takes to produce a worship experience at First Church; lighting, lyric projection, cameras for live stream, playing in the band and leading worship through song. There are prerequisites to this Connect Group; audition for band and vocalist's and a sit down interview for the A/V booth.

Leader: Alan Tomes
Email: atomes@fcfnc.com
Phone: (910) 485-8200
CoLeader(s): Caleb Smiling
Email: caleb.smiling@gmail.com
Phone: (910) 322-8047
When: Tuesdays @ 6:00 PM
Where: FCF
Age Preference: 13+
Child Care Available? No


MUSIC TOGETHER of Fayetteville LLC

Each week in our music classes at Music Together babies, toddlers, preschoolers and the grownups who love them come together to play together musically. Little ones love playing along in class, and caregivers love being a part of their children’s growth into confident music-makers. And, everyone loves our songs that’ll have you tapping along in no time. Music Together is the perfect family activity in Fayetteville!

Leader: Chima Enwere
Email: chimaenwere@hotmail.com
Phone: (910) 273-3752
CoLeader(s): Alysia Salas
Email: salas.alysia@gmail.com
Phone: 910-723-1971
When: Tuesdays @ 3:30 PM & 4:30 PM and Fridays @ 9:00 AM & 10:00 AM
Where: First Church 4 & 5 year old class / http://musictogetheroffayetteville.com/locations.aspx
Age Preference: ages 0 to 5 (mommy & me / daddy & me classes)
Price:
• New Families - $180
• Returning Families - $155
• 2nd Sibling - $85
• 3rd Sibling – free
Child Care Available? No


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BIBLE STUDY


CRASHING THE CHATTER BOX

Are you looking for an opportunity to grow in your relationship with Jesus Christ? If so, join with us as we read and discuss the lifechanging content found in Author and Pastor Steven Furtick’s book Crashing The Chatterbox.

Leader: Angie Hott
Phone: (910) 978-2092
Email: angie.hott@yahoo.com
CoLeader(s): JR Hott
When:
• Friday, September 20th @ 7:00 PM
• Friday, October 10th @ 6:30 PM
• Friday, October 24th @ 6:30 PM
• Friday, November 7th @ 6:30 PM
Where: Hott Residence – 5708 Crepe Myrtle Dr. Hope Mills, NC
Age Preference: for ages 13 and up
Child Care Available? No


EXPLORING GOD’S WORD

“Exploring God's Word” is a discussion-based Bible study that covers the major stories and themes of the Bible. This semester will focus on the New Testament, emphasizing the life of Jesus Christ and the events of the early Church.

Leaders: Robert & Rebecca Bean
Phone: (910) 308-9868
When: Tuesdays @ 6:00 PM
Where: First Church Café
Age Preference: Any
Child Care Available? No


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BOOK STUDY


CRASHING THE CHATTER BOX

Are you looking for an opportunity to grow in your relationship with Jesus Christ? If so, join with us as we read and discuss the lifechanging content found in Author and Pastor Steven Furtick’s book Crashing The Chatterbox.

Leader: Angie Hott
Phone: (910) 978-2092
Email: angie.hott@yahoo.com
CoLeader(s): JR Hott
When:
• Friday, September 20th @ 7:00 PM
• Friday, October 10th @ 6:30 PM
• Friday, October 24th @ 6:30 PM
• Friday, November 7th @ 6:30 PM
Where: Hott Residence – 5708 Crepe Myrtle Dr. Hope Mills, NC
Age Preference: for ages 13 and up
Child Care Available? No


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CHILDREN'S MINISTRY


MUSIC TOGETHER of Fayetteville LLC

Each week in our music classes at Music Together babies, toddlers, preschoolers and the grownups who love them come together to play together musically. Little ones love playing along in class, and caregivers love being a part of their children’s growth into confident music-makers. And, everyone loves our songs that’ll have you tapping along in no time. Music Together is the perfect family activity in Fayetteville!

Leader: Chima Enwere
Email: chimaenwere@hotmail.com
Phone: (910) 273-3752
CoLeader(s): Alysia Salas
Email: salas.alysia@gmail.com
Phone: 910-723-1971
When: Tuesdays @ 3:30 PM & 4:30 PM and Fridays @ 9:00 AM & 10:00 AM
Where: First Church 4 & 5 year old class / http://musictogetheroffayetteville.com/locations.aspx
Age Preference: ages 0 to 5 (mommy & me / daddy & me classes)
Price:
• New Families - $180
• Returning Families - $155
• 2nd Sibling - $85
• 3rd Sibling – free
Child Care Available? No


WEDNESDAY NIGHT ALIVE

Hey kids, come join in on the fun. Every Wednesday evening we have an exciting and interactive Connect Group just for you. We start at 6:30 PM with pizza and build from there with creative experiments and interactive Bible stories.

• First Wednesday – PJ & Movie Night
• Second Wednesday – Taekwondo Night
• Third Wednesday – Art & Crafts Night
• Fourth Wednesday – Cooking Night

Leader: Chana English
Email: chanaenglish@yahoo.com
Phone: (910) 485-8200
When: Wednesdays @ 6:30 PM
Where: First Church Multipurpose Room
Age Preference: 3 to 9
Child Care Available? Yes


TEAM UP WITH TODDLER TIME

This group is for children 4 years old and under (or those not yet in school) and a parent or parents. We will meet twice a month to have a fun date with the children. The children will interact in fun activities and great snacks. We will go on field trips together and more. The focus of the group is to create an enjoyable atmosphere while spending quality time connecting not only with others, but most importantly, with the ones we hold so dear.

Leader: Joan Wallace
Phone: (910) 977-5957
When: Mondays at 10:00 AM
Where: We start at First Church
Age Preference: Ages 4 and under


BREAK TIME

All of us have busy lives regardless if you are married, single or divorced. When you have children, sometimes you wonder – “Will I ever get a break?” Well a little relief is here! If you are interested, sign up soon because our limit is ten children. The first ten children who sign up will be accepted.

Leader: Tashima Wilson
Email: twtwisdom1@gmail.com
Phone: (910) 709-4885
When:
• Monday, September 16th from 6:00 PM till 8:00 PM
• Monday, October 14th from 6:00 PM till 8:00 PM
• Monday, November 4th from 6:00 PM till 8:00 PM
• Monday, December 9th from 6:00 PM till 8:00 PM
Where: First Church 4 and 5 year-old classroom
Age Preference: Ages o to 17


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COMMUNITY


MUSIC TOGETHER of Fayetteville LLC

Each week in our music classes at Music Together babies, toddlers, preschoolers and the grownups who love them come together to play together musically. Little ones love playing along in class, and caregivers love being a part of their children’s growth into confident music-makers. And, everyone loves our songs that’ll have you tapping along in no time. Music Together is the perfect family activity in Fayetteville!

Leader: Chima Enwere
Email: chimaenwere@hotmail.com
Phone: (910) 273-3752
CoLeader(s): Alysia Salas
Email: salas.alysia@gmail.com
Phone: 910-723-1971
When: Tuesdays @ 3:30 PM & 4:30 PM and Fridays @ 9:00 AM & 10:00 AM
Where: First Church 4 & 5 year old class / http://musictogetheroffayetteville.com/locations.aspx
Age Preference: ages 0 to 5 (mommy & me / daddy & me classes)
Price:
• New Families - $180
• Returning Families - $155
• 2nd Sibling - $85
• 3rd Sibling – free
Child Care Available? No


MILITARY CARE

Are you interested in blessing our men and women who are serving overseas? If so, join with this team as we meet once a month to assemble care packages and pray for our military men and women overseas on active duty.

Leader: Christy Tomes
Email: ctomes@fcfnc.com
Phone: (910) 485-8200
CoLeader(s): Donisa Hammond
Email: dhammond@fcfnc.com
Phone: (910) 485-8200
When: Weekdays M-Th 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Where: FCF Team Members Room
Age Preference: Any
Child Care Available? No


BENEVOLENCE TEAM

Do you feel a desire to help those who are hurting? If so, join this team that focuses on providing hospital and funeral family care for hurting families. Emergencies never come at a convenient time. Therefore, our goal is to be there to help these families navigate through these difficult times. For example, during a difficult time, simply providing a meal for a family can bring them some comfort. If you are interested in being a part, contact Christy Tomes.

Leader: Christy Tomes
Email: ctomes@fcfnc.com
Email: (910) 485-8200
CoLeader(s): Donisa Hammond
Email: dhammond@fcfnc.com
Email: (910) 485-8200
When: Varies depending on family needs
Where: FCF Team Members Room
Age Preference: Any
Child Care Available? No


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EN ESPANOL


LOS PENTECOSTALES

Si esta buscando una oportunidad para adorar en español; Acompañenos el Domingo a las 2 PM en el Salon de usos multiples de First Church.

Leader: Jeffrey Long
Email: longjeffc1@aol.com
Phone: (910) 624-6200
CoLeader(s): Jose Rios
Email: Jrioz9120@earthlink.net
Phone: (910) 224-4977
When: Sundays @ 2:00 PM
Where: Multipurpose Room 1
Age Preference: Any
Child Care Available? Yes


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FAMILY


GAME NIGHT

Board games, card games, you name it and we’ll play it! For ages 13 and up. Bring your favorite game snacks and, if you have one, bring your favorite game and let the games begin!

Leader: Amy Salas
Phone: (910) 308-3102
Email: salasdna@aol.com
CoLeader(s): David Salas
Phone: (910) 308-3818
When:
• Saturday, September 21st @ 6:00 PM,
• Saturday, October 19th @ 6:00 PM,
• Saturday, November 16th @ 6:00 PM
Where: Salas Residence – 1533 Gallant Fox Ct, Parkton, NC 28371
Age Preference: for ages 13 and up
Child Care Available? No


FOOD AND FELLOWSHIP

Do you enjoy a good family cookout? If so, join with Mike and Tabitha for a cookout and fellowship. Dates and times vary, for more information sign up to receive information via email.

Leader: Michael Trojan
Phone: (910) 476-2804
Email: Michael.trojan1977@gmail.com
CoLeader(s): Tabitha Trojan
Phone: (910) 366-3559
Email: tt.belle35@gmail.com
When: Saturdays at 4:00 PM beginning Saturday, October 5th
Where: Trojan Residence, 2830 Skycrest Dr, Fayetteville, NC 28304
Age Preference: for all ages
Child Care Available? No


BREAK TIME

All of us have busy lives regardless if you are married, single or divorced. When you have children, sometimes you wonder – “Will I ever get a break?” Well a little relief is here! If you are interested, sign up soon because our limit is ten children. The first ten children who sign up will be accepted.

Leader: Tashima Wilson
Email: twtwisdom1@gmail.com
Phone: (910) 709-4885
When:
• Monday, September 16th from 6:00 PM till 8:00 PM
• Monday, October 14th from 6:00 PM till 8:00 PM
• Monday, November 4th from 6:00 PM till 8:00 PM
• Monday, December 9th from 6:00 PM till 8:00 PM
Where: First Church 4 and 5 year-old classroom
Age Preference: Ages o to 17


50+ LOVE MADE US DO IT

Have you celebrated your 50th birthday? If so, this group is for you. We are a group of ladies and gentlemen who enjoy Christian fellowship in various outings and activities throughout the year. Our group gatherings are a great opportunity to connect with others. Dates and times vary, but to get started, join us for a social on Saturday, September 28th at 6 PM in the First Church multipurpose room.

Leader: Larry & Laura Smith
Phone: (910) 257-1046
CoLeader(s): David & Mary Newsham
Phone: (910) 308-1046
CoLeader(s): David & Amy Salas
Email: salasdna@gmail.com
Phone: (910) 308-3818 or (910) 308-3102
When: First gathering – Saturday, September 28th at 6 PM (other gatherings vary in time and place)
Where: First Church Multipurpose Room
Age Preference: Ages 50+
Child Care Available? No


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FINANCE


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HEALTH & FITNESS


NATURE HIKES

Ladies & Gentlemen, it’s good for us to unplug and spend time in the great outdoors with other godly men and women. This group will meet to hike trails in the Fayetteville area and other surrounding areas. So, get your gear and join us.

Leader: Becky Ewing
Email: becky.ewing@yahoo.com
Phone: (910) 850-5551
When:
• Saturday, September 21st @ 8:00 AM
• Saturday, October 5th @ 8:00 AM
• Saturday, October 19th @ 8:00 AM
• Saturday, November 2nd @ 8:00 AM
• Saturday, November 16th @ 8:00 AM
Where: Cape Fear River Trail
Age Preference: all ages
Child Care Available? No


ZUMBA

ZUMBA fitness! Dance to great music, with great people, and burn a ton of calories without even realizing it.
7 Benefits:
• It’s fun!
• Great for weight loss! (Burn 600-1000 calories)
• Tones your entire body!
• Boosts your heart health!
• Helps you de-stress!
• Improves coordination!
• Makes you happy!

Leader: Kimberly Fleming
Email: kdf0602@gmail.com
Phone: (910) 587-8925
When & Where: Mondays @ 6:15 PM at Cliffdale Rec Center – 6404 Cliffdale Rd, Fayettevile, NC 28314
When & Where:, Tuesdays & Thursdays @ 5:30 PM at Fit4Life – 2803 Fort Bragg Rd, Fayetteville, NC 28303
Age Preference: 13+
Child Care Available? No


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JUNIOR HIGH


ONE JV TEAM NIGHT (ages 10, 11 & 12)

Are you looking for a cool opportunity to hang out and play some competitive games with other young people ages 10, 11 and 12? If so, connect with us in the ONE JV classroom located on the second floor of First Church. We meet every Wednesday evening at 7:00 PM. Plus, we have pizza!!!

Leader: Noe Menchaca
Phone: (336) 302-7089
CoLeader(s): Taylor Menchaca
Phone: (910) 850-1185
Email: taymbro@gmail.com
When: Wednesdays @ 7:00 PM
Where: ONE JV Room
Age Preference: 10-12
Child Care Available? Yes


ONE JV GATHERING (ages 10, 11 & 12)

Hey, 10, 11 and 12-year-olds – Are you looking for a cool opportunity to hang out and play some competitive games with other young people? If so, connect with us in the ONE JV classroom located on the second floor of First Church. We meet every Sunday at 9:00 AM and 11:00 AM. Plus, we have donuts!!!

Leader: Noe Menchaca
Phone: (336) 302-7089
CoLeader(s): Taylor Menchaca
Phone: (910) 850-1185
Email: taymbro@gmail.com
When: Sundays 9:00 AM & 11:00 AM
Where: ONE JV Room
Age Preference: 10-12
Child Care Available? Yes


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MARRIAGE


RELATIONSHIPS – Single, Dating or Married

We’re designed for relationships and yet they can be tricky. Whether you are a single, dating or married – if you are in your thirties – Pastor Daryle and Lynita Williams are inviting you to their home to be a part of a Connect Group designed to help you build better relationships. It can be true, we can be better together.
If you would like to be a part of this group, so that we can appropriately plan, it is necessary that you sign up in advance. To sign up, send an email to Pastor Williams at dwilliams@fcnfc.com

Leader: Pastor Daryle Williams
Phone: (910) 485-8200
Email: dwilliams@fcfnc.com
CoLeader(s): Lynita Williams
Phone: (910) 322-9393
Email: lwilliams@fcfnc.com
When: Mondays @ 6:30 PM
Where: Williams’ home, 2905 Weston Cir, Fayetteville, NC 28306
Age Preference: 30 to 39
Child Care Available? No


CAKE & COFFEE

Sometimes it’s fun to just kickback and relax with a cup of coffee and a slice of cake. If that is you, join with us and other young adults for an evening of cake, coffee and conversation. For more information, connect with Noe or Taylor Menchaca.

Leader: Noe Menchaca
Phone: (336) 302-7089
CoLeader(s): Taylor Menchaca
Phone: (910) 850-1185
Email: taymbro@gmail.com
When:
• Saturday, September 21st @ 6:00 PM
• Saturday, October 5th @ 6:00 PM
• Saturday, October 19th @ 6:00 PM
• Saturday, November 2nd @ 6:00 PM
• Saturday, November 16th @ 6:00 PM
Where: Menchaca’s home – 5253 Pala Verde Dr. Fayetteville, NC 28304
Age Preference: for young adults ages 20 to 30
Child Care Available? No


50+ LOVE MADE US DO IT

Have you celebrated your 50th birthday? If so, this group is for you. We are a group of ladies and gentlemen who enjoy Christian fellowship in various outings and activities throughout the year. Our group gatherings are a great opportunity to connect with others. Dates and times vary, but to get started, join us for a social on Saturday, September 28th at 6 PM in the First Church multipurpose room.

Leader: Larry & Laura Smith
Phone: (910) 257-1046
CoLeader(s): David & Mary Newsham
Phone: (910) 308-1046
CoLeader(s): David & Amy Salas
Email: salasdna@gmail.com
Phone: (910) 308-3818 or (910) 308-3102
When: First gathering – Saturday, September 28th at 6 PM (other gatherings vary in time and place)
Where: First Church Multipurpose Room
Age Preference: Ages 50+
Child Care Available? No


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MEN


MEN’S BBQ & CORNHOLE

***MEN ONLY*** Join us for a brief time of encouragement from the Word of God followed by some great BBQ and cornhole competition.

Leader: Robert Ewing
Phone: (910) 850-2130
When:
• Thursday, September 19th @ 7:00 PM
• Thursday, October 3rd @ 7:00 PM
• Thursday, October 17th @ 7:00 PM
• Thursday, November 14th @ 7:00 PM
Where: Ewing Residence – 3509 Grenedine Dr. Fayetteville, NC 28306
Age Preference: for ages 18 and up
Child Care Available? No


G3 (Guys, God, & Golf)

Men, do you enjoying golf and you’re looking for a wholesome foursome? If so, join us every other week for a round of golf followed by encouraging daily devotionals via the Holy Bible smart phone app. For more information, contact Shane Caulder.

Leader: Shane Caulder
Email: shanecaulder@gmail.com
Phone: (910) 635-9793
CoLeader(s): Clayton Ewing
Email: claytonewing7714@gmail.com
Phone: (910) 354-0046
When: Saturdays @ 3:00 PM
Where: Cypress Lakes Golf Course – 2126 Cypress Lakes Cir, Hope Mills, NC 28348
Age Preference: 18+
Child Care Available? No


50+ LOVE MADE US DO IT

Have you celebrated your 50th birthday? If so, this group is for you. We are a group of ladies and gentlemen who enjoy Christian fellowship in various outings and activities throughout the year. Our group gatherings are a great opportunity to connect with others. Dates and times vary, but to get started, join us for a social on Saturday, September 28th at 6 PM in the First Church multipurpose room.

Leader: Larry & Laura Smith
Phone: (910) 257-1046
CoLeader(s): David & Mary Newsham
Phone: (910) 308-1046
CoLeader(s): David & Amy Salas
Email: salasdna@gmail.com
Phone: (910) 308-3818 or (910) 308-3102
When: First gathering – Saturday, September 28th at 6 PM (other gatherings vary in time and place)
Where: First Church Multipurpose Room
Age Preference: Ages 50+
Child Care Available? No


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MID-WEEK EXPERIENCES


RELATIONSHIPS – Single, Dating or Married

We’re designed for relationships and yet they can be tricky. Whether you are a single, dating or married – if you are in your thirties – Pastor Daryle and Lynita Williams are inviting you to their home to be a part of a Connect Group designed to help you build better relationships. It can be true, we can be better together.
If you would like to be a part of this group, so that we can appropriately plan, it is necessary that you sign up in advance. To sign up, send an email to Pastor Williams at dwilliams@fcnfc.com

Leader: Pastor Daryle Williams
Phone: (910) 485-8200
Email: dwilliams@fcfnc.com
CoLeader(s): Lynita Williams
Phone: (910) 322-9393
Email: lwilliams@fcfnc.com
When: Mondays @ 6:30 PM
Where: Williams’ home, 2905 Weston Cir, Fayetteville, NC 28306
Age Preference: 30 to 39
Child Care Available? No


TEMPLE MINISTRY

Do you have the gift of serving? If so, join one of our ten Temple Ministry teams that meet to help prepare the sanctuary for worship services. With a heart of excellence, each team takes a week to vacuum, dust and ready the sanctuary for service. If you are interested in being a part of one of these team, please contact Patience Allen.

Leader: Patience Allen
Phone: (910) 308-1750
When:Weekly
Where:FCF Worship Center, Foyer and Prayer Room
Age Preference: Any
Child Care Available? No


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MISSIONS/OUTREACH


OPERATION IN-AS-MUCH

Do you have a heart to help the homeless? If so, join with this Connect Group as we meet on the fourth Friday of each odd month to serve a hot breakfast to the homeless community here in Cumberland County. If you are interested in joining this Connect Group, please contact Mary Newsham or Ron Sellers.

Leader: Mary Newsham
Phone: (910) 308-5191
CoLeader(s):Ron Sellers
When:
• Monday, September 23rd @7:00 AM
• Monday, November 25th @ 7:00 AM
• (Operation IN-AS-MUCH takes place on the 4th Monday of each odd month)
Time: 7:00 AM till 9:00 AM
Where: 531 Hillsboro Street, Fayetteville, NC 28301
Age Preference: 18 +
Child Care Available? No


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PRAISE AND WORSHIP


INFUSE

Infuse is the entry process to FCF Worship. Together, we learn what it takes to produce a worship experience at First Church; lighting, lyric projection, cameras for live stream, playing in the band and leading worship through song. There are prerequisite's to this Connect Group; audition for band and vocalist's and a sit down interview for the A/V booth.

Leader: Alan Tomes
Email: atomes@fcfnc.com
Phone: (910) 485-8200
CoLeader(s):Caleb Smiling
Email: caleb.smiling@gmail.com
Phone: (910) 322-8047
When:Tuesdays @ 6:00 PM
Where: FCF
Age Preference:13+
Child Care Available?No


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PRAYER


PRAY FIRST

Our worship team leads us in prayer and worship every Saturday at 9 AM. It’s one of the best hours of the week. Join us as we worship God and pray for His will to be accomplished in our homes, our church and our community.

Leader: Caleb Smiling
Phone: (910) 485-8200
When: Saturdays @ 9:00 AM
Where: First Church Prayer Sanctuary
Age Preference: Any
Child Care Available? No


PREVAILING INTERCESSORY PRAYER

If you desire complete victory in your life; if you are tired of seeing what sin is doing to your family and friends; if you refuse to waste the potential God has placed within you; and if you are hungry to see people changed by the power of our LORD Jesus Christ, then join us for this time of prayer. This prayer group focuses on praying for God to do the great and mighty things we know He desires to do for all of us and refusing to give up no matter what happens!

Leader: Della Cornes
Phone: (910) 584-3621
When: Thursdays @ 6:30 PM
Where: First Church ONE JV class
Age Preference: Any
Child Care Available? No


GREATER THINGS

Prayer and fasting, aligned with God’s Word, unleashes God’s power to transform individuals, families and communities. This group features Biblical teaching on how to develop an effective prayer life.

Leaders: Robert & Rebecca Bean
Phone: (910) 308-9868
When: Sundays @ 5:00 PM
Where: ONE JV classroom
Age Preference: Any
Child Care Available? No


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SUPPORT/RECOVERY


WHOLENESS

Ladies, have you been hurt? If so, join with other women who have also experienced brokenness. For each of us, our brokenness is unique, but together we can work to become whole.

Leader: Andrea Pratt
Email: andreapratt0715@yahoo.com
Phone: (910) 633-2744
When: Saturdays @ 12:30 PM
Where: Pratt House – 262 Fallingleaf Dr. Raeford, NC 28376
Age Preference: ages 25+
Child Care Available? No


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SENIORS


50+ LOVE MADE US DO IT

Have you celebrated your 50th birthday? If so, this group is for you. We are a group of ladies and gentlemen who enjoy Christian fellowship in various outings and activities throughout the year. Our group gatherings are a great opportunity to connect with others. Dates and times vary, but to get started, join us for a social on Saturday, September 28th at 6 PM in the First Church multipurpose room.

Leader: Larry & Laura Smith
Phone: (910) 257-1046
CoLeader(s): David & Mary Newsham
Phone: (910) 308-1046
CoLeader(s): David & Amy Salas
Email: salasdna@gmail.com
Phone: (910) 308-3818 or (910) 308-3102
When: First gathering – Saturday, September 28th at 6 PM (other gatherings vary in time and place)
Where: First Church Multipurpose Room
Age Preference: Ages 50+
Child Care Available? No


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SINGLES


CAKE & COFFEE

Sometimes it’s fun to just kickback and relax with a cup of coffee and a slice of cake. If that is you, join with us and other young adults for an evening of cake, coffee and conversation. For more information, connect with Noe or Taylor Menchaca.

Leader: Noe Menchaca
Phone: (336) 302-7089
CoLeader(s): Taylor Menchaca
Phone: (910) 850-1185
Email: taymbro@gmail.com
When:
• Saturday, September 21st @ 6:00 PM
• Saturday, October 5th @ 6:00 PM
• Saturday, October 19th @ 6:00 PM
• Saturday, November 2nd @ 6:00 PM
• Saturday, November 16th @ 6:00 PM
Where: Menchaca’s home – 5253 Pala Verde Dr. Fayetteville, NC 28304
Age Preference: for young adults ages 20 to 30
Child Care Available? No


NATURE HIKES

Ladies & Gentlemen, it’s good for us to unplug and spend time in the great outdoors with other godly men and women. This group will meet to hike trails in the Fayetteville area and other surrounding areas. So, get your gear and join us.

Leader: Becky Ewing
Email: becky.ewing@yahoo.com
Phone: (910) 850-5551
When:
• Saturday, September 21st @ 8:00 AM
• Saturday, October 5th @ 8:00 AM
• Saturday, October 19th @ 8:00 AM
• Saturday, November 2nd @ 8:00 AM
• Saturday, November 16th @ 8:00 AM
Where: Cape Fear River Trail
Age Preference: all ages
Child Care Available? No


RELATIONSHIPS – Single, Dating or Married

We’re designed for relationships and yet they can be tricky. Whether you are a single, dating or married – if you are in your thirties – Pastor Daryle and Lynita Williams are inviting you to their home to be a part of a Connect Group designed to help you build better relationships. It can be true, we can be better together.
If you would like to be a part of this group, so that we can appropriately plan, it is necessary that you sign up in advance. To sign up, send an email to Pastor Williams at dwilliams@fcnfc.com

Leader: Pastor Daryle Williams
Phone: (910) 485-8200
Email: dwilliams@fcfnc.com
CoLeader(s): Lynita Williams
Phone: (910) 322-9393
Email: lwilliams@fcfnc.com
When: Mondays @ 6:30 PM
Where: Williams’ home, 2905 Weston Cir, Fayetteville, NC 28306
Age Preference: 30 to 39
Child Care Available? No


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WEEKEND EXPERIENCES


GAME NIGHT

Board games, card games, you name it and we’ll play it! For ages 13 and up. Bring your favorite game snacks and, if you have one, bring your favorite game and let the games begin!

Leader: Amy Salas
Phone: (910) 308-3102
Email: salasdna@aol.com
CoLeader(s): David Salas
Phone: (910) 308-3818
When:
• Saturday, September 21st @ 6:00 PM,
• Saturday, October 19th @ 6:00 PM, Saturday,
• November 16th @ 6:00 PM
Where: Salas Residence – 1533 Gallant Fox Ct, Parkton, NC 28371
Age Preference: for ages 13 and up
Child Care Available? No


MUSIC TOGETHER of Fayetteville LLC

Each week in our music classes at Music Together babies, toddlers, preschoolers and the grownups who love them come together to play together musically. Little ones love playing along in class, and caregivers love being a part of their children’s growth into confident music-makers. And, everyone loves our songs that’ll have you tapping along in no time. Music Together is the perfect family activity in Fayetteville!

Leader: Chima Enwere
Email: chimaenwere@hotmail.com
Phone: (910) 273-3752
CoLeader(s): Alysia Salas
Email: salas.alysia@gmail.com
Phone: 910-723-1971
When: Tuesdays @ 3:30 PM & 4:30 PM and Fridays @ 9:00 AM & 10:00 AM
Where: First Church 4 & 5 year old class / http://musictogetheroffayetteville.com/locations.aspx
Age Preference: ages 0 to 5 (mommy & me / daddy & me classes)
Price:
• New Families - $180
• Returning Families - $155
• 2nd Sibling - $85
• 3rd Sibling – free
Child Care Available? No


NATURE HIKES

Ladies & Gentlemen, it’s good for us to unplug and spend time in the great outdoors with other godly men and women. This group will meet to hike trails in the Fayetteville area and other surrounding areas. So, get your gear and join us.

Leader: Becky Ewing
Email: becky.ewing@yahoo.com
Phone: (910) 850-5551
When:
• Saturday, September 21st @ 8:00 AM
• Saturday, October 5th @ 8:00 AM
• Saturday, October 19th @ 8:00 AM
• Saturday, November 2nd @ 8:00 AM
• Saturday, November 16th @ 8:00 AM
Where: Cape Fear River Trail
Age Preference: all ages
Child Care Available? No


LOS PENTECOSTALES

Si esta buscando una oportunidad para adorer en español; Acompañenos el Domingo a las 2 PM en el Salon Multipurpose de First Church.

Leader: Jeffrey Long
Phone: (910) 624-6200
Email: longjeffc1@aol.com
CoLeader(s): Jose Rios
Phone: (910) 224-4977
Email: Jrioz9102@earthlink.net
When: Sundays @ 2:00 PM
Where: Multipurpose Room 1
Age Preference: Any
Child Care Available? Yes


FOOD AND FELLOWSHIP

Do you enjoy a good family cookout? If so, join with Mike and Tabitha for a cookout and fellowship. Dates and times vary, for more information sign up to receive information via email.

Leader: Michael Trojan
Phone: (910) 476-2804
Email: Michael.trojan1977@gmail.com
CoLeader(s): Tabitha Trojan
Phone: (910) 366-3559
Email: tt.belle35@gmail.com
When: Saturdays at 4:00 PM beginning Saturday, October 5th
Where: Trojan Residence, 2830 Skycrest Dr, Fayetteville, NC 28304
Age Preference: for all ages
Child Care Available? No


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WOMEN


ALL THINGS GIRLY

Ladies, are you looking for a Connect Group designed especially for us? If so, join with us every other week for pedicures at Candle Nail Bar followed by coffee and conversation. We are better together.

Leader: Whitney Ewing
Phone: (910) 587-5168
Email: whitneytess93@gmail.com
When: Every other Thursday beginning Thursday, September 19th @ 6:15 PM
Where: Candle Nail Bar, 111 S. McPherson Church Rd, Fayetteville, NC 28303
Age Preference: for ladies ages 16 and up
Child Care Available? No


WHOLENESS

Have you been hurt? If so, join with other women who have also experienced brokenness. For each of us, our brokenness is unique, but together we can work to become whole.

Leader: Andrea Pratt
Email: andreapratt0715@yahoo.com
Phone: (910) 633-2744
When: Saturdays @ 12:30 PM
Where: Pratt House – 262 Fallingleaf Dr. Raeford, NC 28376
Age Preference: ages 25+
Child Care Available? No


NATURE HIKES

Ladies & Gentlemen, it’s good for us to unplug and spend time in the great outdoors with other godly men and women. This group will meet to hike trails in the Fayetteville area and other surrounding areas. So, get your gear and join us.

Leader: Becky Ewing
Email: becky.ewing@yahoo.com
Phone: (910) 850-5551
When:
• Saturday, September 21st @ 8:00 AM
• Saturday, October 5th @ 8:00 AM
• Saturday, October 19th @ 8:00 AM
• Saturday, November 2nd @ 8:00 AM
• Saturday, November 16th @ 8:00 AM
Where: Cape Fear River Trail
Age Preference: all ages
Child Care Available? No


CRAFT CENTRAL

Hey craft lovers and Cricut users, join this small group designed just for you. Each week we will come together to collaborate and create with likeminded people. So, come, share and learn new things all while enjoying fun and fellowship.

Leader: Tracey Myrick
Email: tmyrick2008@gmail.com
Phone: (910) 813-0524
CoLeader(s): Kaitlyn Boggs
Email: kaitlynb3511@aol.com
Phone: (330) 883-6360
When:
• Thursday, September 19th @ 6:00 PM
• Thursday, September 26th @ 6:00 PM
• Thursday, October 3rd @ 6:00 PM
• Thursday, October 10th @ 6:00 PM
• Thursday, October 17th @ 6:00 PM
• Thursday, October 24th @ 6:00 PM
• Thursday, November 7th @ 6:00 PM
• Thursday, November 14th @ 6:00 PM
• Thursday, November 21st @ 6:00 PM
Where: First Church Conference Room
Age Preference: Ages 10+
Child Care Available? No


HOOKS & NEEDLES

New and experienced crocheters/knitters coming together for coffee and good conversation. If you are new to the hobby, we would love to help you get started and will provide the materials for you.

Leader: Lena Caulder
Email: bas4156@gmail.com
Phone: (910) 261-2384
CoLeader(s): Laura Smith
Phone: (910) 257-1046
When:
• Thursday, September 26th @ 6:30 PM
• Thursday, October 10th @ 6:30 PM
• Thursday, October 24th @ 6:30 PM
• Thursday, November 7th @ 6:30 PM
Where: Fayetteville’s Bakery Café and Coffee Shop – 3037 A Boone Trail Ext, Fayetteville, NC 28304
Age Preference: 13+
Child Care Available? No


TEAM UP WITH TODDLER TIME

This group is for children 4 years old and under (or those not yet in school) and a parent or parents. We will meet twice a month to have a fun date with the children. The children will interact in fun activities and great snacks. We will go on field trips together and more. The focus of the group is to create an enjoyable atmosphere while spending quality time connecting not only with others, but most importantly, with the ones we hold so dear.

Leader: Joan Wallace
Phone: (910) 977-5957
When: Mondays at 10:00 AM
Where: We start at First Church
Age Preference: Ages 4 and under


50+ LOVE MADE US DO IT

Have you celebrated your 50th birthday? If so, this group is for you. We are a group of ladies and gentlemen who enjoy Christian fellowship in various outings and activities throughout the year. Our group gatherings are a great opportunity to connect with others. Dates and times vary, but to get started, join us for a social on Saturday, September 28th at 6 PM in the First Church multipurpose room.

Leader: Larry & Laura Smith
Phone: (910) 257-1046
CoLeader(s): David & Mary Newsham
Phone: (910) 308-1046
CoLeader(s): David & Amy Salas
Email: salasdna@gmail.com
Phone: (910) 308-3818 or (910) 308-3102
When: First gathering – Saturday, September 28th at 6 PM (other gatherings vary in time and place)
Where: First Church Multipurpose Room
Age Preference: Ages 50+
Child Care Available? No


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YOUNG ADULTS


GAME NIGHT

Board games, card games, you name it and we’ll play it! For ages 13 and up. Bring your favorite game snacks and, if you have one, bring your favorite game and let the games begin!

Leader: Amy Salas
Phone: (910) 308-3102
Email: salasdna@aol.com
CoLeader(s): David Salas
Phone: (910) 308-3818
When:
• Saturday, September 21st @ 6:00 PM,
• Saturday, October 19th @ 6:00 PM, Saturday,
• November 16th @ 6:00 PM
Where: Salas Residence – 1533 Gallant Fox Ct, Parkton, NC 28371
Age Preference: for ages 13 and up
Child Care Available? No


NATURE HIKES

Ladies & Gentlemen, it’s good for us to unplug and spend time in the great outdoors with other godly men and women. This group will meet to hike trails in the Fayetteville area and other surrounding areas. So, get your gear and join us.

Leader: Becky Ewing
Email: becky.ewing@yahoo.com
Phone: (910) 850-5551
When:
• Saturday, September 21st @ 8:00 AM
• Saturday, October 5th @ 8:00 AM
• Saturday, October 19th @ 8:00 AM
• Saturday, November 2nd @ 8:00 AM
• Saturday, November 16th @ 8:00 AM
Where: Cape Fear River Trail
Age Preference: all ages
Child Care Available? No


CAKE & COFFEE

Sometimes it’s fun to just kickback and relax with a cup of coffee and a slice of cake. If that is you, join with us and other young adults for an evening of cake, coffee and conversation. For more information, connect with Noe or Taylor Menchaca.

Leader: Noe Menchaca
Phone: (336) 302-7089
CoLeader(s): Taylor Menchaca
Phone: (910) 850-1185
Email: taymbro@gmail.com
When:
• Saturday, September 21st @ 6:00 PM
• Saturday, October 5th @ 6:00 PM
• Saturday, October 19th @ 6:00 PM
• Saturday, November 2nd @ 6:00 PM
• Saturday, November 16th @ 6:00 PM
Where: Menchaca’s home – 5253 Pala Verde Dr. Fayetteville, NC 28304
Age Preference: for young adults ages 20 to 30
Child Care Available? No


YOUNG ADULTS FRIDAY NIGHT FUN

Twenty somethings, are you looking to connect with other young adults in a positive and fun environment? If so, connect with this group as we gather at various locations for different activities. Our first event will be at Fun, Fun, Fun (Millstone location). For more information, contact Kaleb Doublin or Whitney Ewing.

Leader: Kaleb Doublin
Phone: (910) 813-1491
Email: kaleb.doublin@gmail.com
CoLeader(s): Whitney Ewing
Phone: (910) 587-5168
Email: whitneytess93@gmail.com
When:
• Saturday, September 27th @ 6:00 PM
• Saturday, October 11th @ 6:00 PM
• Saturday, October 25th @ 6:00 PM
• Saturday, November 8th @ 6:00 PM
• Saturday, November 22nd @ 6:00 PM
Where: First meeting place will be at Fun, Fun, Fun (Millstone location)
Age Preference: for ages 19 to 29
Child Care Available? No


ALL THINGS GIRLY

Ladies, are you looking for a Connect Group designed especially for us? If so, join with us every other week for pedicures at Candle Nail Bar followed by coffee and conversation. We are better together.

Leader: Whitney Ewing
Phone: (910) 587-5168
Email: whitneytess93@gmail.com
When: Every other Thursday beginning Thursday, September 19th @ 6:15 PM
Where: Candle Nail Bar, 111 S. McPherson Church Rd, Fayetteville, NC 28303
Age Preference: for ladies ages 16 and up
Child Care Available? No


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YOUTH


ONE STUDENT MINISTRY
(ages 13-18)

ALL THINGS GIRLY

Ladies, are you looking for a Connect Group designed especially for us? If so, join with us every other week for pedicures at Candle Nail Bar followed by coffee and conversation. We are better together.

Leader: Whitney Ewing
Phone: (910) 587-5168
Email: whitneytess93@gmail.com
When: Every other Thursday beginning Thursday, September 19th @ 6:15 PM
Where: Candle Nail Bar, 111 S. McPherson Church Rd, Fayetteville, NC 28303
Age Preference: for ladies ages 16 and up
Child Care Available? No


WHEN HEAVEN MEETS EARTH

Hey teenagers, join with us as we walk through the Bible, from the Garden of Eden to the construction of Solomon’s Temple to John’s visions about the realization of a new creation. Why? Because the Bible has a lot to say about us and how we can live big.

Leader: Student Pastor, Alyson Peavey
Email: apeavey@fcfnc.com
Phone: (910) 3917639
When: Wednesdays @ 6:30 PM
Where: First Church ONE Student Center (upstairs)
Age Preference: Ages 13 to 18
Child Care Available? No


IGNITE Youth Connect

IGNITE band leads students in praise and worship and the OSM Ministry team brings life changing and practical lessons for students to grow in God's word.

Leader: Alan Tomes
Email: atomes@fcfnc.com
Phone: (910) 485-8200
When: Wednesdays @ 7:00 PM
Where: OSM Student Center
Age Preference: 13-18
Child Care Available? Yes


OSM IGNITE Band/Worship Practice

Musicians and Singers – If you sing or play an instrument at intermediate level, come join Ignite band to learn and perform contemporary Christian music. Band performs at Ignite service on Wednesday nights at 7:00 pm.

Leader: Alan Tomes
Phone: (910) 485-8200
Email: atomes@fcfnc.com
When: Tuesdays @ 6:00pm / 7:00pm
Where: OSM Student Center
Age Preference: 13-18
Child Care Available? No


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