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Friendly 411 Weekly March 1, 2018

03.01.18 | Weekly 411 | by Various Authors

    Friendly 411 Weekly-March 1, 2018

     Cooks wanted! We are looking for 4-6 cooks for the Ronald McDonald House for Saturday March 10th. Contact John Wiemer (208-577-6807) for more information or if you can help out.

     The Hurricane Harvey Servant Trip Team would like to thank you for all of your support. We are leaving Friday March 23rd to help with some demolition & rebuilding in the Houston, TX area. Our team is 16 people made up of families and youth from our FCLC Family. If you are wondering how you can support us, you can do so by:

    1. Please keep our team, efforts, and travel in your prayers through Easter.
    2. Please join us on our sending service on Wednesday March 21st at 7pm.
    3. Please consider a financial donation. There will be members passing out envelopes in the fellowship area this Sunday, March 4th and next Sunday, March 11th. The cost is $400 per person for this trip and we are getting close to our goal.

    Thank you for your time and support. In Christ, Brett Lindemood

     Whole Church Spring Clean-up Day Saturday, March 17th from 9am-12noon. Lunch will be served. All are encouraged to join the regular Saturday church cleaning crew in a special WHOLE CHURCH Spring Clean-up Day. WE NEED YOU!!

     Easter Breakfast—Sunday, April 1st from 9:15am—10:30am Please sign up to help! Sign-up sheets are available Sunday, March 11th on the Information Kiosk. Thank you!

     Have a little time to spare and are interested in learning about quilting? The Quilter Group can always use extra hands as they make quilts for Lutheran World Relief and local charities. Come join in the fun and fellowship! No sewing experience necessary. You can just come and help out with choosing quilt fabric colors and quilt tying. JOIN US on Wednesday mornings from 10:00-11:30am. For more information, contact Janice Eacker (208-371-3776)

     LWML Spring Rally Day is next Saturday March. 10th. at Zion Lutheran Church in Nampa. If anyone is interested in carpooling, please contact Terri Bentley (208-861-7871) or Nicole Morgan (208-830-4571.)

     Want to LAFF? LAFF: Lutheran Adults for Fun and Fellowship. Organizers will divide those interested into groups of four to six people. Singles and couples welcome! Each single/couple hosts dinner once for their group and invites a guest single/couple of their choosing. Dates: Your group’s mutual choice – anytime during Spring 2018 Interested? Submit your name(s), phone number, and email address to the organizers, Alan and Kathy Hieb via: Printed form on the Information Kiosk at the church OR Email to with “LAFF” in the Subject Line. Let’s LAFF!

     A Helping Hand. An FCLC military wife and 2 kids are without their husband/dad until April while he is away for training.  If you would like to help by providing a meal or babysitting during this time, please contact Rachel Hubler, 208-559-2560 (text or call) or sign up for meals directly at this link: Thank you!

     Shopping at Choose Friendship Celebration Lutheran Church as your charity at and Amazon donates to Friendship Celebration Lutheran Church. #YouShopAmazonDonates.

     Don’t forget! We’ve signed up Friendship Celebration for the Fred Meyer Community Rewards program. You can help Friendship Celebration earn donations just by shopping with your Fred Meyer Rewards Card! Sign up for the Community Rewards program by linking your Fred Meyer Rewards Card to Friendship Celebration at You can search for us by our name or by our non-profit number 85075. Then, every time you shop and use your Rewards Card, you are helping Friendship Celebration earn a donation. Donations will be split 50-50 between the church and preschool. You still earn your Rewards Points, Fuel Points, and Rebates, just as you do today. If you do not have a Rewards Card, they are available at the Customer Service desk of any Fred Meyer store. For more information, please visit: