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Homecoming - 10/23
October 1st, 2022
FOL Homecoming is Sunday, October 23rd! We will be celebrating 45 years of ministry and will gather that Sunday morning for a special service to commemorate our 45th anniversary. During our worship service, we will have a special anointing and prayer time. We would love for as many people as possible to join us in person that Sunday morning for this special service.  Make plans to join us, if you ...
OctoberFast 2022 - Week 1
October 1st, 2022
OctoberFast 2022 begins October 2nd! As we begin another OctoberFast season, we enter with a focus on the theme of Shared Legacy. As we reflect on our shared legacy as a church, we believe our moments of deepest alignment with the Spirit of God have been when we have done two things: life together and service together. These two elements of life and service are how we can participate in our shared...
OctoberFast 2022
September 24th, 2022
OctoberFast 2022 begins SUNDAY, October 2nd! As we begin another OctoberFast season, we enter with a focus on the theme of Shared Legacy. This is not a new phrase for us, but we believe the Lord has something fresh for us in it. As we reflect on our shared legacy as a church, we believe our moments of deepest alignment with the Spirit of God have been when we have done two things: life together an...
LIFT Kickoff - 9/25
September 24th, 2022
Our high school ministry, LIFT (Leaders in Faith Training) is kicking back off for the school year SUNDAY, September 25th from 6-8 PM at Fountain of Life. We meet twice a month.LIFT focuses on creating a safe space for high school students to be themselves, be accepted, and explore biblical and spiritual principles to engage today's world. This year, we will be spending a lot of time focusing on t...
Just Show Up - A New Nehemiah Series
September 17th, 2022
You are invited to Nehemiah's new series called "Just Show Up: Conversations About Race and Faith." This series is geared towards Christians and Christ-followers who want to continue learning, listening, and leaning in on their faith journey as would-be allies. Each session, we'll listen to part of the audiobook "Subversive Witness: Scripture's Call to Leverage Privilege" by Dominique DuBois Gilli...
Wakanda Forever - 11/13
September 2nd, 2022
Join the Fun ‘N’ Fellowship Ministry for a special viewing of Wakanda Forever! Sis. Jackie Hunt is organizing a special showing of Wakanda Forever on Sunday, November 13th at 3 PM at Marcus Point Cinema on the west side. Tickets are $10 each (same price for adults and children). You can also separately purchase a popcorn and drink combo for $6. We will be accepting FOL ticket reservations through ...
Support Zimele
July 30th, 2022
Support the 2022 Ride for Zimele! The week of 7/31, Bro. Andy Grafenauer will be going on a week-long, 450-mile bike ride up the east coast as part of this year's Ride for Zimele, which aims to raise money to support the work of the Zimele Wethu Foundation in South Africa. Zimele combats poverty in South Africa by empowering women and developing self-sustaining communities by providing financial l...
Save The Date: FOL/UT Homecoming Oct 21-23
June 25th, 2022
Mark your calendars for the FOL (previously Union Tabernacle) Homecoming weekend October 21-23! The stunning beauty of our UT/FOL ministry is that we have built something amazing together--a sense of family, a sense of relevance in the community, and a sense of developing leaders from all walks of life and for all spheres. God is and has been so, so good to us! Whether you were there when our mini...
Contact Info Requested
June 4th, 2022
The FOL/UT Homecoming weekend is coming up in October and we are updating our database in preparation. If you are part of the FOL Family—either as a partner, regular attender (in-person or online), or alumni—please fill out this contact form. We want to make sure we have EVERYBODY’S updated contact information.......
Mental Health Help
May 28th, 2022
Mental health help is available! We know there has been a lot of heartbreak and tragedy in our country recently. If you are struggling, please do not suffer alone. Help is available. Please contact our office to be connected with a mental health support specialist or to schedule a time to meet with someone on our pastoral team.......
Deepest Sympathies to the Mack Family
May 21st, 2022
Our sincere condolences to the Mack family. Bro. Jeff Mack, beloved husband to Sis. Kirbie Mack, passed away last Sunday. Jeff and Kirbie have been long-standing members at FOL and Jeff served faithfully with our security team. Jeff leaves a legacy of three children, six grandchildren, and innumerable family and community members whose lives he touched. A visitation will be held at FOL Friday, May...
Save the Dates
April 2nd, 2022
We have much to celebrate this year, FOL!  We joyfully invite you to come be a part of Our Shared Legacy Celebrations planned throughout the year as we commemorate decades of God's faithfulness to us and our ministry impact around the world!MAY 14Founder's DayThis celebration will include testimonies from members who have been a part of FOL for more than 20 years.SEPTEMBER 18Pastor Alex Gee's 35th...
Masks Still Required in Building
March 5th, 2022
FOL will still be requiring masks in the building for the time being. We know the county mask mandate has officially ended, but we feel it is in the best interest of our community here at FOL that we all continue wearing masks while in the building. Thank you for understanding.......
Virtual Public Reading of Scripture Time Change
February 26th, 2022
Virtual Public Reading of Scripture will continue on Sunday mornings from 8:30 - 9:30 AM. This is a great time to connect with others while spending time listening to and reflecting on Scripture together. Please contact Pastor Tyler Nylen for more info.  ......
The Center for Black Excellence and Culture
February 19th, 2022
Do you know about The Center for Black Excellence and Culture that will be built right next to the FOL building? We are so excited about this initiative to cultivate and celebrate Black culture because we know The Center will affirm, inspire, and advance the Black community for decades to come. You can learn more about The Center at www.theblackcenter.org.  Watch this video to hear more about the ...