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Friendly 411 Weekly March 8, 2018

03.08.18 | Weekly 411 | by Various Authors

    Friendly 411 Weekly-March 8, 2018


     Join us as we celebrate Bill and Dottie Basye’s 60th wedding anniversary on Saturday, April 7 at 2:00 pm. The event will be held at FCLC. Bill and Dottie will receive a blessing at 2 pm, followed by a cake and coffee reception. Any questions, please contact Emelie Woodall, Sally Henry or Victoria Schweigert. RSVP by April 2 to Victoria, (805-732-4217). No gifts please.

     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 on the Information Kiosk. Thank you!

     LWML Spring Rally Day is this 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.)

     The FCLC Quilter Group is collecting items for school kits to send to Lutheran World Relief in October. These are the items they need for each school kit: 4 70-sheet notebooks of wide- or college-ruled paper, approximately 8” x 10 ½”; no loose leaf paper, 1 30-centimeter ruler, or a ruler with centimeters on one side and inches on the other, 1 pencil sharpener, 1 pair of blunt scissors (safety scissors with embedded steel blades work well), 5 unsharpened #2 pencils with erasers; secure together with a rubber band, 5 black or blue ballpoint pens (no gel ink); secure together with a rubber band, 1 box of 16 or 24 crayons, 1 2 ½” eraser. The Quilter Group is making the drawstring backpacks for the school kits. In addition to the school supplies, they are looking for donations of fabrics like heavy cotton, canvas, denims and twill. Please put the supplies & fabrics in the box in the foyer.

     Your help is Needed! We are looking for someone that has a van with a wheelchair lift to help someone get to Sunday worship service. If you can help or know of someone who can, please see Pastor Matt.

     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: