ANNOUNCEMENTS – UPDATED September 12, 2020

 

  • Praise God!
    • Bro. Richard Baston is home from the hospital!
    • Bro. Walford Jones, one of our elders, is out of the hospital. We are thankful to God for the blessing and we ask that you continue in prayer for him and his family.

    • Sis. Alice Brown’s nephew, TJ, is out of the hospital!
    • Sis. Pearlie Morgan has been released from rehab.
  • Connecting by Phone
    • Connect to our worship services and bible classes by phone (No internet needed). If you know someone who does not have internet, listening by phone is now available. (Audio only) Please call 817-563-7171 for more information.
  • Condolences
    • We extend our heartfelt condolences to the Fobbs family in the loss of our beloved sister in Christ, Angela Fobbs, who passed on Tuesday,September 1, 2020. Sis. Fobbs’ family held a private family gathering on Friday, Sept. 4th. Please continue in prayers of comfort and peace for this family.
    • We extend heartfelt sympathy to Sis. LaWanda Davis in the loss of her 1st cousin, Lacy (Tony) George, Jr., who passed away Tues,, Sept. 1, 2020.

      Wake/Viewing: Fri., Sept. 11, 2020, 7:00 p.m.

      Funeral: Sat., Sept. 12, 2020, 12:00 noon

      Both services will be held at Greater St. Stephens Missionary Baptist Church, 1021 Ash Crescent St., Fort Worth, TX 76104

    • We extend our heartfelt condolences to Raymond and Jacqueline Pitts in the loss of their family friend, Kenneth Carter, who passed Thursday, September 3rd in Houston.

  • Prayer Requests
      • Fervent prayers for Sis. Brenda Kindles who has been diagnosed with a serious illness and is presently in Harris Hospital downtown.
      • Prayers of healing for Bro. Odell Campbell, who is in a local rehabilitation facility. Pray for him as he faces ongoing health challenges.
      • Prayers of healing for Bro. Richard Baston, who is experiencing serious health challenges.
      • Bro. and Sis. Raymond Pitts solicit prayers of healing for Sis. Jacqueline’s father, Dewey Phillips, who is in Luke’s Hospital, Houston, Tx.
      • Prayers of healing for Sis. Mary Allen who is in Methodist Mansfield hospital with several health challenges. Special prayers for her entire family.
      • Prayers of healing for DeAndre Boykin of Virginia, who is seriously ill.
  • Monday Children’s Bible Time – Mondays at 7:00 p.m. Parents, please email public.relations@fhcoc.org to receive information on joining in the Zoom session.
  • Children’s Video Library on the COCFH Website!
    • Our Children’s Video Library is growing!
    • Content videos of the Bible stories, activities and singalongs that occur on Monday nights are available on our new Children’s Video Library page.
    • Go to fhcoc.org and click “Get Involved”. Then click “Children’s Video Library”. Finally, click on the topic and video you wish to see.
    • Let’s keep our children excited about Jesus and His church!
  • Weekly Zoom Session for our Congregation (Visual and/or audio available)

    Wednesdays, starting Sept. 2, 2020, 12:15 p.m. – 12:30 p.m. See each other online and hear an encouraging word! Sign up for Zoom before Sept 2nd. Request your Zoom sign in information by emailing public.relations@fhcoc.org Email requests must be received by midnight, Tuesday, 9.1.2020 For audio only (no internet needed) you may call 817-563-7171 to get call-in information.

  • Sunday Morning Bible Study for Adults
    • Adult Bible Study will resume on Sunday, September 6, 2020 at 9:00 a.m. for adults. Brother Roscoe Rhodes will be the teacher. The study will be live streamed on fhcoc.org, Facebook, and YouTube.
    • The Tuesday Men’s Bible Class is now held on Zoom! Tuesdays at 10:00 a.m. Call Bro. Lowell Franklin or Bro. Lawrence Thorns for log in information.
  • Tuesday Night Ladies Bible Class Resumes September 15th at 7:00 p.m. via Zoom

    (Click in at 6:50 p.m.) If you would like an invitation, please send your email address to public.relations@fhcoc.org by Sun., Sept 13th. (Be sure to specify Ladies Tuesday Night Zoom in your email.) Sis. Monica Simpson will kick off with a 2-part lesson on Mental Health. We look forward to seeing you and to resuming our class.

    Love you and miss you!  Sisters Marva Easter, Annette Hayes, Doris Henderson, Janie Simmons, Brenda Thomas, and Tanja Weatherspoon

  • The Tuesday Men’s Bible Class is now held on Zoom! Tuesdays at 10:00 a.m. Call Bro. Lowell Franklin or Bro. Lawrence Thorns for log in information.
  • Ways to submit a prayer request:
  • Zoom Bible Class for 6th – 12th Grades
    • Class meets Sunday mornings, 9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

    • Teachers: Bro. Coyle Allen and Bro. Jeramie Johnson

    • Email Bro. Coyle Allen at youth.ministry@fhcoc.org to receive an invitation to join the Zoom Bible class.

  • Livestream worship services are planned for Sundays at 9:50 a.m. Click here: https://fhcoc.org/media/watch-live
  • Livestream bible studies (Spiritual Thoughts for Your Spiritual Walk) are planned for Wednesdays at 6:50 p.m. Click here: https://fhcoc.org/media/watch-live
  • Recordings of the services will be available after the livestream on the website, Facebook and YouTube. Click here for past videos: https://fhcoc.org/media/sermon-videos Click here for past audio recordings: https://fhcoc.org/media/sermons-lessons
  • Communion supplies are available on Saturdays at the building from 10 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. If you prefer securing your own communion supplies, here are suggestions: For communion bread, use crackers without any type of rising agent, such as yeast or baking soda. If you prefer DIY communion bread, here is a recipe for homemade unleaven bread: https://www.allrecipes.com/recipe/241680/unleavened-bread-for-communion/  If you do not have a beverage that qualifies as a “fruit of the vine”, you may need to purchase some.  We recommend grape juice.
  • Giving options: https://fhcoc.org/other/give

    Text (817) 373-5370

    Zelle email:  fhcc@foresthillcc.org

  • Forest Hill’s Family Life Ministry offers additional emotional support through our sponsorship with ChristianWorks for Children.  ChristianWorks offers Christian Counseling for members at a discounted rate of $25/session. All sessions are conducted through video so that everyone remains at home. For a confidential referral email: fhcoc.cwc@gmail.com

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