Look what's going on at FRBC! This section is being continuously updated - look at our monthly bulletin, scroll through our list of Upcoming Events and mark you calendar to join us, or check out what we've been up to in our Past Events!
Register NOW for RVR Outpost @ Forge Road Bible Chapel!
Monday, July 2 - Friday, July 6, 2018
FRBC has a great*new* opportunity for kids post-kindergarten through 5th grade! RVR Outpost is a mobile day camp that brings the fun & adventure of RVR to our town. Like any RVR camp experience, expect quality staff, unique activities, and meaningful life impact. RVR has partnered with our church, FRBC, to bring you this unforgettable experience. Click HERE or REGISTER ONLINE at: www.rivervalleyranch.com/summer-camps/rvr-outposts/
Save the date & register NOW for the 2018 Fellowship Retreat!
Registration is ONLINE - click HERE to register by April 15th. Registration tables will also be set up in the lobby April 8th and April 15th.
Friday, May 25 - Sunday, May 27, 2018
FRBC ANNUAL FELLOWSHIP RETREAT
Come to the annual all-church retreat at Camp Hebron in PA! This is a time for fellowship and fun as we study God's Word together; this year's speaker is Roy Kosin speaking about Following Christ. We hope to see you there!
Saturday, June 16, 2018 7am-12pm
MISSIONS INDOOR YARD SALE
- Need some "new-to-you" decorations, clothing, jewelry, furniture, yard items, kids toys & clothes, books, or other miscellaneous items?
- Looking for that one-of-a-kind gift for that hard to buy for person?
- Do you just LOVE "vintage"?
If you answered 'YES!' to any of those questions, or just love the thrill of the hunt, BRING YOUR FRIENDS and come treasure-hunting at the 2018 FRBC indoor yard sale!!
All proceeds benefit our Missions team going to Nogales, Mexico this July to serve and minister with the Cuirim House ministry.
If you would like to donate items to the sale please drop them off in the FRBC gym on Sunday, June 10th from 10:30-12:15 or contact Josh Gorman at [email protected] for pick-up.
Vacation Bible School 2018
Be sure to sign your kids up for Time Lab VBS at Forge Road Bible Chapel, July 30th-August 3rd from 9am-12:15pm each day, where kids will learn the Bible is more than just a dusty book of stories; we will show them God's Word connects to every area of our lives and is as relevant today as it was thousands of years ago!
Space and class sizes are limited so register early, registration is required and will close as classes fill up or by July 22nd!
Your kids will want to be a part of this exciting week of:
- Singing & friends
- Sports & Games
- Cool Crafts
- Bible Quests
- Epic Cafe Snacks
To register click on the link above or go to the 'Events & News' heading on our website and choose 'Vacation Bible School Registration' from the drop down menu. We look forward to seeing you there!
-- FOOD -- FUN -- FELLOWSHIP -- MUSIC -- MEMORIES --
Check out some of our past events below, there is always a good time to get together at Forge Road Bible Chapel!
Friday, April 20, 2018 6:30-9pm
When was the last time you went on "a date" with the intention of strengthening your relationship with your spouse? On April 20th, FRBC is hoping to encourage all couples who attend our chapel to make a date to go out! There will be FREE childcare provided at the chapel while you spend time together. Meet at Forge Road Bible Chapel at 6:30pm and receive a gift to encourage you on your date night. Registration is REQUIRED for childcare. Couples with no children, please register and let us know you will be participating as well.
Registration will be available online beginning April 8th or register in the lobby between Sunday services on April 8th or 15th.
Sunday, April 8, 2018
HELPING UP MISSION COLLECTION
Beginning Sunday, April 8th we are collecting men's toiletry items for the Helping Up Mission in Baltimore. See Gayle Lucas for information and look for a donation box in the gym. Thank you for helping our brothers in this holistic ministry as the Helping Up Mission seeks to show God's love to men recovering from drugs and alcohol, from poverty and homelessness, and from any other self-destructive behavior.
Saturday, April 7, 2018 3-9pm
Join us on Saturday, April 7th from 3-9pm for an unforgettable Game Night for high school age and up - come out and bring your favorite board games for an evening of fun and fellowship! Bring money, to pitch in for a pizza dinner, and a side dish or snack to share. RSVP to Jessy Sauerwald by 4/4 if you can come.
Friday, March 30, 2018 7pm
GOOD FRIDAY SERVICE at Genesis Bible Fellowship Church
Join us as we worship together and remember the sacrifice of our Lord Jesus Christ on Good Friday. Our annual Good Friday service with our brothers and sisters at Genesis Bible Fellowship Church will be held at Genesis Bible Fellowship Church this year - 6010 Reisterstown Road, Baltimore, MD 21215.
Refreshments will be served afterward during a time of fellowship - we hope to see you there!
Sunday, Febuary 4, 2018 12:15-2pm
ANNUAL MEETING & LUNCH
Join us as we gather to discuss 2017 and what we're looking forward to this year in 2018! We greatly value your input and participation as part of our church body. Sign-ups for the lunch are in the lobby during the month of January.
Sunday, December 17, 2017 11am
2017 CHRISTMAS PROGRAM
Invite your friends and family for our annual Christmas program! All are welcome to enjoy time spent in music and encouragement, hear voices of all ages singing, and bell choirs ringing as we rejoice together the birth of our Lord and Savior!
There will be no children's or youth Sunday School but nursery care will be available for children under age 3.
Saturday, November 11, 2017 10:00am-3:00pm
CMML ANNUAL FALL MISSIONS CONFERENCE
Join a group that will be traveling to Lincroft, New Jersey for the Christian Missions in Many Lands (CMML) 47th Fall Conference. This year's theme is Cross Cultural Missions in America. The speakers will be John Kinlaw, Bard Pillette, and FRBC's Thomas Schetelich. There will be coffee at 9:15am and a Chick-Fil-A lunch will be provided.
There is a children's program for ages 12 and under, it is requested that you register your children in advance so adequate childcare can be arranged.
*You must pre-register to be included in the lunch.*
** POSTPONED!! ** (Due to inclement weather)
New date: Sunday, November 5, 2017 12:30pm
HEAVENLY tailGATES CHILI BOWL
Come join us for a Forge Road Bible Chapel Tailgate directly after morning services, we've checked with your schedule and you're free to attend - the "Charm City" "Corvus corax" will not be playing that day. Enjoy tailgating with a chili cook-off, grilling, campfire, touch football, tailgate games, and music provided by unpaid musicians. Be sure to bring your favorite fixins for a tailgate. Sharing is encouraged. In case of rain, ponchos are fashionable!
Suggested items to bring:
* Chili * Food Side Item * Soda/Juice * Cooler * Tailgate Game & Musical Instrument (optional) * Lawn Chairs * Game Face & A Winning Attitude! *
Sunday, October 29, 2017 11:00am
Join us for a special service in honor of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation. It only comes once so don't miss it! "What is the Reformation", you ask? Come and find out! "Why is the Reformation important to my Christianity", you ask? Bring your family and friends and discover how 1 man, Martin Luther, impacted millions of lives for the kingdom of God.
Saturday, October 28, 2017 11:00am-1pm
LADIES MINISTRY MEETING
Join us for our annual Ladies Ministry Meeting as we discuss and consider how we can encourage one another and build each other up ministering together at Forge Road Bible Chapel. All ladies 18 & up are welcome! Please RSVP to Jody Gorman by 10/22 if you plan to attend. If you have questions, or for more information, please contact [email protected]
Sunday, August 27, 2017 12:30-5:30pm
ANNUAL ALL CHURCH PICNIC
The end of the summer is almost here - let's enjoy it while we can! Come along to Beachmont Christian Camp for food, fellowship, swimming & fun at this year's annual church picnic. Bring a picnic lunch for your family, grills will be lit and available for our use, as well as lawn games/activities and your bathing suits & towels to enjoy Beachmont's wonderful pool facility and grounds. It's a great time to get to know one another and enjoy the last of the summer season! The picnic will be from 12:30-5:30pm and the pool will be available for our use from 1:30-5:30pm.
Sunday, July 30, 2017 12:15pm (immediately following the 11am Family Bible Hour)
SUMMER GAMES AND PICNIC FELLOWSHIP
Join us for Fellowship of Olympic Proportions at the 'Only Been Done Once Before, But Still Kind of a Big Deal, Long Awaited Sequel 's Sequel - Forge Road Bible Chapel Summer Games & Picnic Fellowship'!
Bring all the food and items you would normally want for a picnic, we’ll be together and share. Also recommended: lawn chairs, blankets, coolers, or canopies if you have them. We’ll supply the trashcans. Kids - wear something sprinkler friendly!
Wiffle ball Bocce Corn Hole Croquet Kan Jam Washer Box Ultimate Frisbee Horseshoes Balloon Toss
~ 1 Corinthians 9:25 ~
"Everyone who competes in the games trains with strict discipline. They do it for a crown that is perishable, but we do it for a crown that is imperishable. "