What's going on around FOL?

OctoberFAST - Week 3
October 18th, 2020
OctoberFAST is underway!  How did your first week go? We are spending this month deep in prayer and fasting, seeking the Lord and seeking REVIVAL for ourselves, our city, our nation, and our world. Psalm 86:5 says “Will you not revive us again, that your people may rejoice in you?” Our God is on the move! Come, Holy Spirit, come!You can find all of the OctoberFAST materials on the FOL app and webs...
“Let’s Talk” workshop series
October 9th, 2020
“Let’s Have A Talk” workshop series – Beginning Monday, Oct 26th from 6:30-8 PM, FOL will be offering a 7-week Monday evening course looking at what it means to be in a Black-led church as a non-Black individual. Led by FOL pastors and long-standing members, the classes are open to both newer and older FOL folk and will be of special interest to non-Black individuals who have recently joined FOL o...
Middle School Ministry Sunday Classes
October 9th, 2020
Middle School Ministry will be hosting Virtual Middle School Ministry classes beginning SUNDAY, October 10th at 12:00 PM. They will meet on the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Sundays each month to check-in with each other, as well learn more about God and how to be a better reflection of who He is. We ask that all middle schoolers please register for the 2020 - 2021 Ministry Year so we can stay in contact with...
Hallowed Be Thy Name Drive-thru Giveaway - 10/31
October 3rd, 2020
All children are invited to come get a goodie bag in the FOL parking lot on October 31st from 6-8 PM. CANDY DONATIONS ARE NEEDED! You can drop off bags of individually wrapped candy at the FOL office on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 2-4 PM. Please contact Sis Jovita Hogan for more info.......
Discussion Group for Black Men
October 3rd, 2020
Black Men’s Discussion Group will be meeting Oct 5th from 7-8 PM and every other Monday evening through the end of the year. This has been a really meaningful time of fellowship for our brothers and we invite all men of African descent to join us. Please email Min Patrick Yates for more info.......
Meet the Gees - 10/18
October 3rd, 2020
If you’re new to FOL in the last 6-9 months and want to know more about what FOL is all about, or if you’ve never had a chance to meet our Pastors, we invite you to our virtual Meet the Gees event on Sunday, Oct 18th at 12:30pm. Please register at
Attention pre-teen and teen girls ages 11-17!
September 26th, 2020
We know that our young girls are carrying heavy burdens. Sis Jackie Hunt’s FOSTER program will soon begin programming just for you that will include monthly empowerment sessions, fun activities, care packages, raffles, discussions around wellness, support, education, body image, hair care, and more. This is going to be powerful! Contact Sis Jackie for more info or fill out the registration form at...
US Census deadline coming up!
September 20th, 2020
Every person matters and every person should be counted! If you have not filled out the census go do it right now! Go to It’s only 10 questions and will only take you 10 minutes. Black and Brown communities are typically undercounted, which means less government funding for those communities. We want to make sure everyone is counted this year. Post a selfie of yourself taking t...
Food Pantry Ministry
September 12th, 2020
Sis Jackie Hunt is looking to expand the food giveaways to include evening hours and she is looking for volunteers. If you are interested in helping, please contact her.......
Looking for a Caregiver
September 12th, 2020
Bro Brian and Sis Cynthia Woodland are looking for a caregiver for 35 hrs/week for their 7-yr old daughter with special needs. Experience with child development and special needs care preferred. Please contact Brian for more info.......
Wellness Ministry
September 3rd, 2020
FOL has a new Wellness Ministry! They are still getting started, and are specifically are looking for a dietitian or nutritionist to be a part of their team.  If you are interested or have questions, please contact Sis Christine Russell.......
Asian-American Special on PBS
August 22nd, 2020
Bro Henry Lucey-Lee encouraged us to watch the PBS special on Asian Americans. This 5-part series, told through intimate personal stories, gives greater understanding of U.S. history and the ongoing role that Asian Americans have played. You can find it at
August 16th, 2020
Nehemiah continues its racial justice work in Black leadership development, community support, re-entry services, and non-Black ally development. Get connected at
Upcoming Parking Lot Worship Services
August 16th, 2020
In-person outdoor services are scheduled for the 1st Sundays in September, October, and November. Please arrive by 9:45 and follow all health guidelines. We look forward to worshiping together with you!......
Get the FOL App
July 25th, 2020
Our app is ready! You can use it to find our previous online worship services, see upcoming events and happenings, get connected to Nehemiah, get a Bible reading plan, and give online. Find it in your app store under "FOL MADISON" or use the "Get the App" page. ......