Monthly Happenings – October













Hard to believe, but it’s time to look forward into October and all that is happening at the Fig. To say it is a full month is

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Nothing less than Transformation

Contributed by Deb Boopsingh

If you have attend a service at the Fig in the past 4 weeks you will know this, our Stewardship Prayer.

“Gracious God, giver of all we have and hold as stewards; grant the people of


15th Annual Fall Fig Fest!

We will celebrate our 15th annual Fall Fig Fest on Saturday, October 4th. The fun and games begin at 6:00 p.m. and dinner will be served from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. in Roper Hall (cost $5/person or $15/family).


St. Francis Blessing of the Animals

Join us on Sunday, October 5 at 2:00 p.m. on the church lawn near the St. Francis Garden (beside the Youth Center building.) We especially encourage you to invite your neighbors and friends. For their safety, cats and small pets


Women’s Book Group – Oct 2

The Women’s Book Group will meet on October 2 in the Hospitality Room at 7:00 p.m. to discuss The Keys of the Kingdom by A. J. Cronin. This is an absorbing story of Francis Chisholm, a Roman Catholic priest from


(Sun)Day in the Life: Thurifer

This post and all its pictures were contributed by Whitney Holley

On Monday we looked at the tradition of incense and why we use it in some of our church services. Check out the post here if you


Virtual Vicar: What’s With All the Smoke

This post and all its pictures were contributed by Whitney Holley with additional feedback from two of our thurifers, Chris Rodgers and Mat Thekkil.

This is part of our Virtual Vicar series. In these posts we will answer common questions


iParent’s Winner, Winner, Chicken Dinner

iParent’s Winner, Winner, Chicken Dinner will be Saturday, September 27 from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Come enjoy some fried chicken and mingling with friends at our annual welcome dinner in Roper Hall! We’ll provide the chicken dinner and beer


neXtgen Spirituality on Tap

neXtgen Spirituality on Tap will be on Thursday, September 25 at 7:00 p.m. at Flying Saucer in Addison (SW Corner of Beltline and Montfort). Our speaker will be Canon Courtland Moore. Everyone is welcome to join us for a great

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