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Children's Ministry Soul Food Dinner - 2/25
February 24th, 2024
Children’s Ministry Black History Month Soul Food dinner: In honor of Black History Month, Children’s Ministry will be hosting a soul food dinner for children and parents during service SUNDAY, February 25th as part of our regular programming. If you have a child in Children’s Ministry, we invite you to join us or come get a plate to go. Thank you to everyone who generously made a dish to share fo...
Youth Ministries Event - 3/3
February 24th, 2024
Youth Ministries: SUNDAY, March 3rd, from 6-8 PM here at FOL, High School and Middle School Ministry are going to have a combined event called, “It’s Not Monday Yet!” There will be games, snacks, and a whole lot of laughter. We invite all our middle school and high school students to join us! Please contact Bro. Brian Woodland, Bro. Esun Morales, or Pastor Tyler Nylen for more information.......
Soul Care Women's Group - Starting 3/2
February 24th, 2024
Soul Care Women’s Group: Brokenness grasps for the soul of humanity.  We are broken in body, soul, and spirit, and need the healing touch of Jesus. Soul Care explores seven principles that are profound healing tools of God: securing your identity, repentance, breaking family sin patterns, forgiving others, healing wounds, overcoming fears, and deliverance. We invite you to join with your sisters f...
Soul Food Dinner - 2/25
February 17th, 2024
JustVeggiez Soul Food Dinner: Bro. James Bloodsaw's restaurant, JustVeggiez, is celebrating Black History Month with a special "Soul Food Sunday" SUNDAY, February 25th from 2-5 PM and he wants to invite his church family. For $20/person, he will have fried chix, jackfruit pot roast, green beans and potatoes, collard greens, candied yams, mac & cheese, cornbread and dinner rolls, and dessert. Go ge...
Covenant Summer Camp Opportunities
February 17th, 2024
Summer Camps: Covenant Point and Covenant Harbor, our denomination's two camp ministries, both still have openings for their children and youth summer camp programming, but spots are filling quickly. Financial aid is available, if cost is a concern. They are also still recruiting for summer staff if you know anyone looking for work this summer. Please check out their websites for more detailed inf...
Learn from the Luminaries - 4/11
February 17th, 2024
UW Luminary Awards: The UW Alumni Association will be honoring Pastor Alex Gee and other FOL alumni with Luminary Awards for their inspiring accomplishments. You are invited to attend a "Learn from the Luminaries" panel discussion on Thursday, April 11th from 4:30-7 PM at The Plenary in Grainger Hall (975 University Ave, Madison) where all of the Luminary Award recipients will be sharing more of t...
Black History Month
February 3rd, 2024
Happy Black History Month! While Black history is recognized all year long, we especially take time this month to celebrate the innovation, determination, resiliency, and excellence of the Black community. Black history is American history, and we celebrate the extensive contributions of Black voices and minds that have shaped–and continue to shape–our world.......
Children's and Middle School Ministry
January 20th, 2024
Children’s Ministry and Middle School Ministry: We invite children and youth to be a part of our Children’s Ministry and Middle School Ministry programming downstairs every 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Sunday of each month. First Sundays are Family Worship Sundays, where families can worship together upstairs, and only our littlest ones–toddlers and preschoolers–have programming downstairs. If you have child...
Supporting Pastor Gee and Rev Lilada
January 12th, 2024
Supporting Mother V's Family:  If you would like to provide some practical support in this difficult time, you can sign up to provide a meal for Pastor Gee and/or Reverend Lilada and their families during their time of grief. (Access code is: Mother V)......
Mother Verline
January 6th, 2024
Mother Verline: In case you have not already heard, Mother Verline Gee-Fleming went to her eternal home with Jesus this past Monday, January 1st after a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease. She was the last remaining founder of Fountain of Life, which began as a small home church that met in her living room when Pastor Alex and Rev. Lilada were children. She was a pillar of faith and instrumental...
Baptism - Upcoming
January 6th, 2024
Baptism: Our baptism and child dedication service that was scheduled for February 4th has been postponed due to Mother V’s Celebration of Life service. Please keep an eye on communication from the church as we get things rescheduled....
Year-End Giving
December 23rd, 2023
End-of-year giving: Please make your end-of-year donations by December 31st. Checks must be dated and online gifts must be made by December 31st to be counted towards 2023 giving. Thank you for your faithful giving to our ministry!......
Seminary-Level Courses Available
December 9th, 2023
Seminary-level courses for the community: Madison Learning Community, a diverse cohort of Madison-area Christians eager to deepen their ministry skills and knowledge of the Bible, is offering two seminary-level hybrid courses this spring. Introduction to the New Testament will be offered on Tuesday evenings from 6-7:40 PM, from January 23-April 16. Our own Rev. Úna Lucey-Lee will be one of the pro...
Join the Powerpoint Team
November 4th, 2023
Powerpoint: Join the PowerPoint Team!  Design the presentation during the week or present on Sunday mornings, one week per month.  Training provided.  Contact Min. Becca May Grant.......
Join the FOL Choir
September 23rd, 2023
Sing with the FOL Choir! Join us for rehearsal on Thursdays from 6:30 to 8:00 PM, in the FOL sanctuary.  All experience levels are welcome, including children with a participating adult. Please connect with Sis. Becca Grant for more info.......