Mission 25:40 for 2016-17

Over the last eleven years, FMCS students have all been involved in making a difference here is Southwest Florida and throughout the world! We call this program, Mission 25:40!

Our annual assembly was held on Wednesday, October 26th in the Children’s Center Chapel.

Each grade is committed to making an impact in each of these areas:

– Preschool – Pajama Project – Pajamas, story books and various items for children in foster care. They will be collecting items this spring.

– Kindergarten: Dragonfly Dreams in memory of  Joe Weber – fighting against childhood  cancer and Caleb’s Crusade.

– The first grade Salvation Army canned food drive brought over 500 items! They also provide other items during the year.

– Second grade: the Nahuel family headed to Italy for missions work and Big Rig Truck helping provide books for underprivileged children!

– Third grade will be working BGMC and “placemats for prisoners”!

– Fourth grade supports Ronald McDonald House! They collect the tear off tops from soda cans during the year.

– Fifth grade works with Midwest Food Bank

– Sixth and Seventh grade girls: Teen Challenge Girls Romania

– Sixth and seventh grade boys: prayer and encouragement to law enforcement in the Lee County area

– All Middle School: complete 10 hours of community service in SW Florida; they will total over 400 hours combined!

– Seventh grade writes letters of encouragement to believers around the world and complete 20 hours of community service in SW Florida.

– A new team of 8th graders, parents and staff prepare for their missions trip this spring to El Salvador in April of 2017. Important Dates 2017
For the 2017 team: King’s Castle Needs List 2017 and WHAT TO BRING ON THE MISSIONS TRIP

Finally, we also kicked-off Operation Christmas Child – we are once again partnering with First Assembly of God this year! Check out this testimony – one of our parents who was a 13 year old in Lebanon when she received her shoebox!

Weekly chapel offerings for PK-8th fund go to:
– Missionary and FMCS alumni, Nolan Tarantino
– Missionary and FMCS alumni, Taylor Simms