Local Evangelism and Global Missions

Brett Thompson, Pastor of Evangelism and Missions:

Local Evangelism

FOOD DISTRIBUTION

FBC Forney and the North Texas Food Bank have partnered together to provide food to anyone in need. This large scale food distribution takes place on the last Monday of each month in our parking lot from 9-11 a.m. 

New: The distribution will take place in the back parking lot on the last Monday of the month and is now a drive-thru process. Those picking up food will follow the directional signs and stay in their car, food will be brought to them by our volunteers.

Volunteers: Please arrive by 7:00 a.m. to help set up and distribute food.  For more information email  or  .

  • We will set up signs, tables, and supplies.
  • Some of this will be done by a small advance team.  
  • If you want to be a part of that small advance team, let Kirk or Brett know.
  • Between 7:00 am and 8:00 am - The food truck delivers food, and volunteers set up tables for sorting and distribution.
  • From delivery to 9:00 am - Volunteers sort food items into bags or boxes and stage on tables for distribution.
  • 9:00 am -  We start handing out food via the drive-through process. 
  • 11:00 am - We finish handing out food.
  • Clean Up
WOOLLEY MIDDLE SCHOOL

FBC Forney serves students and their families who are zoned for WMS in Mesquite ISD. For more information email .

There are three areas of service available: (Please note everyone is subject to a background check.)

  1. Tutors will work with students in the subjects of Math and English between 4:00p - 4:45 p.m. Any retired educators would be a great fit! Even if not retired, join us! You will be used wisely. 
  2. Bus drivers will transport the students from WMS to FBC Forney at 4:46 p.m. in time to have Wednesday night supper.
  3. Shepherds will guide and direct student visitors during supper and then lead them into the student ministry garage by 6:30 p.m. for Wednesday night worship. 

Wednesday Schedule:
4:15-5:00 p.m.  Tutoring Sessions
5:15 p.m.   Meal at church
5:50-6:30 p.m.   Hang out in Garage 
6:30 p.m.   The House Student Service 
8:00 p.m.   Load bus
8:30 p.m.  Drop off back at Woolley

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FORNEY ISD HYGIENE KITS

Each month, FBC Forney provides personal hygiene product kits to every FISD student on the free food program (toothbrush, toothpaste, deodorant, shampoo, etc.). For more information email .

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FORNEY ISD SCHOOL PARTNERSHIPS

FBC Forney is partnered with Griffin Elementary School, Johnson Elementary School, and the Early Childhood Center in the OC. Throughout the year, opportunities arise to bless the schools and build relationships with students and their families.

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GIFT OF HOPE

FBC Forney and Forney Police Department are partnered together to provide gifts to families in need at Christmas. This one night event impacts many families in the community.

UPWARD SPORTS

Our state of the art athletic facilities provide the venue for hundreds of children to participate in Upwards football, cheerleading, and basketball.

For more information email  or visit fbcforney.org/sports

PARTY IN THE PARK

These summer block parties in community parks of neighborhoods around Forney allow us to provide local residents with a fun, evening event with bounce houses, games, and food.

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DOOR TO DOOR

FBC Forney is systematically going to every home in the surrounding area in order to invite them to church and share the gospel with them.

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PERSONAL EVANGELISM TRAINING WORKSHOPS

Over the course of just one workshop that is offered several times during the year, attendees learn how to share the gospel 1-on-1 with an unbeliever.

For more information email

CHRISTMAS EVE AND EASTER SUNDAY

These elaborate, exciting events are a deliberate effort to draw unbelievers to hear and consider the gospel.


Mission Trips

Alaska - Iditarod Finish Line

Trip dates are March 7-15, 2024 

We will join Alaska Missions in their eighteenth year the lditarod finish line. Our task is two-fold: reach the local musher subculture as well as the local indigenous populations of the Bering Straits Region. Click here for a trip brochure.

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Southeast Africa

Trip dates are April 11-20, 2024. 

We will be sharing our faith with university students and Diaspora. Also, in the business market with Muslim people from Somalia and Central Asia. Click here for a trip brochure.

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Paris, France

Trip dates are May 12-19, 2024. 

We will be offering Henna designs on women's hands in market areas where North African women do their shopping. This trip is for women. 

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Malawi, East Africa

Trip dates are September 18-28, 2024

Go with Pastor Nathan to Malawi and in eight days plant a brand new church where one is desperately needed. The Mission Team will depart from DFW traveling to Malawi. Through a partnership with Pastors/church planters attending the Church Missions Network Pastor Training School in that area, your team will assist the believers in this area to plant one or more new churches. Each day you will have the opportunity to share the Gospel hut to hut, through the showing of the Jesus Film, through village-wide evangelistic crusades and through sports evangelism. By the end of the week, a new church will be planted with a trained pastor. The CMN Pastor Training School has between 20/25 students who attend our Bible Schools a week a month for 24 months to earn their diploma. One of the students from that school will be the pastor of the Baptist Church your team will assist in planting through your evangelistic efforts. On Sunday you will attend churches in the area participating in a Malawian Baptist Church service where you will have the opportunity to lead in Bible Study, testimonies and preaching. At the conclusion of the week of ministry your team will then enjoy a safari in the Masai Mara in the Masai Mara National Reserve. 

Price: Airfare plus ground cost and safari
Ground Cost: $1350 USD (8 days on the ground)
Safari: $320 USD (lodging, game drives, tips, etc.)

Ground Cost includes all expenses upon arrival. (Transportation, fuel, lodging, meals, translators, translator meals, ministry expenses, short term travel insurance through Mission Safe, tolls, internet and water). Malawi does require a visa fee and the visa must be secured online before arrival. The cost is $50.00 USD.

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