FBJ will welcome guests serving around the world at our annual Lottie Moon World Missions Weekend. The weekend includes in-home Prayer & Share Gatherings on Friday, an opportunity for those called to missions to talk with missionaries on Saturday, and a special message from Gordon Fort, Senior Ambassador for the President of the IMB in our Sunday worship service. It all finishes with a Passport to the World event on Sunday evening, with an opportunity to hear more from our guests.

Continue reading more to learn about each of these features and how you can be a part.

Friday December 3
6:30 pm, in homes around Metro Jackson area

FBJ members are invited to join us in homes for a time of prayer and hearing from our guests for the Lottie Moon World Missions Weekend. Space is limited, so sign up early at the link below for these opportunities.

  • Elee Vang and Cindy Vang (Hmong Women), M. & T. (Southeast Asia) | Home of Judy Stubblefield
  • James & Mary Margaret Adair (Zambia), and Tia Underbakke, Angel Vang, and Dee Thao (Hmong Women) | Home of Martha Jo Vance
  • Philip & Sandy Vandercook (Global Maritime Ministries) | Buried Treasures Home
  • J.D., Pearce & Meghan (East Asia), Lindsey Williams (Third Culture Kid, Indonesia) | Home of Charlotte Waller
  • Scott & Casey Tuminello (Denmark) | Home of Deanna Blackledge
  • James & Kristi (Overseas) | Home of Nancey Byrd
  • Nick & Hannah (South Asia) | Home of Karan Payne
  • Cindy Walker (Nicaragua Advocate) | Home of Betty Kinchen
  • Brandon & Tammy (East West) | Home of Sara Williams

Saturday, December 4
10:00 am • CLC

Missionaries will be available for church members considering a call to missions. Sign up at the link below so we will know how to plan.

Sunday, December 5
9:00 am
A mission adventure to southeast Asia to meet Hmong believers in person.

  • Preschoolers will enjoy Dee Thao and Elee Vang.
  • Grades 1 – 6 will meet Tia Underbakke and Angel Vang.

10:30 am

  • Gordon Fort, Senior Ambassador for the President of the IMB, to share in worship
  • Meet more than 20 International Mission guests during the service

4:45 pm in Fellowship Hall East

Sing and Share time with FBJ Kids and Ventriloquist Julie Boyd & Friends. Kid-friendly meal included (free for kids, $5 for adults).

5:40 pm • Passport to the World Rotations
Choose three of the following to visit and get your passport stamped.

1. Passport to Africa
with James & Mary Margaret Adair
Location: Fellowship Hall West

2. Passport to EastWest Adventure
with Brandon & Tammy
Location: Sanctuary Choir Room

3. Passport to an Extraordinary Missions Adventure as an Ordinary Woman
with Cindy Walker – Nicaragua Advocate
Grace Thornton – Missions Journalist
Lindsey Williams – Third Culture Kid – Indonesia
Location: W530

4. Passport to Denmark
with Scott & Casey Tuminello
Location: E401

5. Passport to South Asia / Global Maritime Ministries
with Nick & Hannah / Philip & Sandy Vandercook
Location: E431

6. Passport to East Asia
with M and T
Location: Fellowship Hall East

7. Passport to the World for Families on Mission
with Julie Boyd & Friends
Location: 5th Floor Main Building – The Big Room

8. Passport to Hmong Peoples
(Thailand, Laos, China, USA)

with Hmong Women – Tia Underbakke
and Cindy Vang
Location: Chapel

9. Passport to Asia
with J.D & as a Journeyman in East Asia
Pearce & Meghan Roberts
Location: E423