LABC News & Notes, Jan. 27

Relating to Teens: LABC Education Conference for Youth Teachers & Parents
Sunday, Jan. 30, 6:00-8:00 p.m., We will look at the various dimensions of understanding adolescents--mental, emotional, spiritual, physical, social and family. We will consider the culture of teens and how they learn through different learning styles. LABC youth will join us for a dialogue during part of the conference. All youth teachers and leaders, Youth Ministry Team members, and our youth ministers are encouraged to attend. (Led by  Dr. Wade Rowatt, long time counselor and professor of pastoral care, author of Adolescents in Crisis and currently professor of pastoral care at the Baptist Seminary of Kentucky located on the campus of Georgetown College.)

Children’s News
Wednesday Nights in February: Supper & Missions - music, drama, and arts in preparation for Children’s Day in Worship, Sunday, February 27.
Go Go Gorilla, Sunday, February 13 - Sunday after worship we will go bananas and take a trip to Go Go Gorilla in Danville Ky. Please start saving, and locate a coat you have outgrown to donate to the Salvation Army for someone in need. Bring your coats on Wednesday, February 9. Please call the church office (236-3565) or Tara to sign up.
Children’s Day in Worship, Sunday, February 27 - Any child who would like to participate contact Tara.

Tell Us Your Stories

We would like to use our members’ stories of faith on our web page, newsletters, brochures and other media. Share with us your testimony, a story of how God has worked in your life and through Lexington Avenue Baptist, or what the church has meant to you. Your story doesn’t have to be long and might even be just a sentence or two. Send your stories to:

Unity in the Community, February 20-24
For more information vist
Sunday, February 20
6 p.m. at First Christian Church, 555 E. Lexington Ave.; Rev. Darrick Briscoe, First Baptist Church at Second & Walnut preaching. Special music by Christ the Head Missionary Church. A separate Youth Service with Aaron Love as speaker will be held in the Chapel at First Christian.
Monday, February 21
7 p.m. at St. James A.M.E. Church, 124 E. Walnut St.; Rev. Jay Adkins, Faith Church, preaching. Special music by First Baptist Church, Junction City.
Tuesday, February 22
7 p.m. at Danville Church of God, 516 S. Fourth St.; Rev. William Jenkins, St. James A.M.E. Church preaching. Special music by First Baptist Church, Perryville.
Wednesday, February 23
7 p.m. at First Baptist Church, Second & Walnut; Rev. Tom Lane, Cornerstone Assembly of God, preaching. Special music by Centenary United Methodist Church.
Thursday, February 24
7 p.m. Night of Praise featuring choirs, bands, and performers from various churches, at Southland Christian Church Danville Campus,  1001 Ben Ali Dr.

Business Meeting, Wednesday, February 2, 7:00 p.m.

Heart for Missions, Wednesday, February 9, 6:15 p.m.
Meal prepared by mission team. Proceeds go to Annual Glocal Missions Offering.

Lectio Divina: A Prayerful Reading of Scripture
Sundays, 5:00 p.m. in the library (third floor, education building).

LABC Online
Web Page: Our web page is being redesigned. Consider making our home page your home page. We hope you find this web page helpful in a variety of ways with general information about our church, upcoming events and news, support for our spiritual growth, and other interesting pictures and articles.
Email: Give us your email address so we can keep you informed about upcoming events and send you a link to our newsletter online when it has been updated.
Facebook:  We have a Facebook Group Page for our church and a Facebook page especially for our youth. If you would like to become a member go to Facebook and search for “Lexington Avenue Baptist Church”  and “LABC Youth Group.”

Walk On the 'Mild' Side
Come join us at 8:30 a.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays in fellowship hall for fun, fellowship and better health. We will be using various walking videos with the guidance of Leslie Sansome.

In the Case of Inclement Weather
Check the home page of our web page ( or channel 27 of Lexington for information about cancellation of services.