The Weekly


stay in the loop

This is the place for your weekly update! Find out what's going on in the life of our church and stay informed with current announcements. This is to help connect you with the ministry of Fair Oaks Church.
Feel free to reach out and contact us if you have questions!

Worship with us sundays

9a & 10:30a - in person and online

Join us in the Worship Center for services at 9a and 10:30a in person or online. We offer programs for kids (babies-5th grade) and students! If you want more info about what to expect for in person services or how you can worship with us online, learn more below.

current Series

We're spending 8 weeks taking a deep dive into the letter written by a disciple and half-brother of Jesus: James. This book echoes the teachings of Jesus and is packed with truth that challenges and invites us to live like Him! How do we respond to trials in life? How does our faith shape our perspective on poverty and wealth? What is wise when it comes to what we say and do? Come on this journey with us and find out!

save the date
trunk or treat

We're hosting Trunk or Treat on Saturday, October 28 from 6-7:30p. In order to host our community well, we need your help! Donate candy, sign up to decorate a trunk and other needed roles! Drop off candy donations on Sundays to a designated drop off spot OR bring it to the church office during the week (office hours: M-F, 10a-3pm).

meet the missionaries

Join us on Wednesday, October 4 at 6p for a potluck dinner and hear from some local and global ministry partners! At this event, Pastor Dede from Romania will be with us, learn about Euro Christan Partners, and hear from Leo & Camy with Cru, who work with international students on college campuses. Everyone is welcome!

women's brunch
OCtober 5

Women's Fellowship Outreach hosts a monthly brunch for women of all ages! Join us the first Thursday of the month from 9:30a-11:30a. On October 5th, Jackie the Street Preacher from Acres of Hope will be our featured speaker to share about this ministry in Auburn that helps women and children break the cycle of homelessness. 

community food drive
october 7

We hope you sign up to volunteer at the Community Food Drive hosted at Divine Savior Church on October 7 using the link below.

sewing gospel seeds

We are partnering with 3 other local EPC churches for a special outreach project! We are coming together to provide 400 sewing machines to Afghan refugee families so they can sew clothes and/or start a business. We are collecting new or gently used sewing machines now through Oct 30. Make a donation or order new machine on Amazon (Cost is $120-160). 

operation christmas child
kickoff october 8

The mission of Operation Christmas Child is to demonstrate God’s love in a tangible way to children in need around the world. Starting on October 8th, you can pick up a shoebox in the lobby at church and return it filled by or before November 5. Thanks for participating!

2024 mission trip
interest meeting

If you are interested or would like to explore the possibility of going on a short-term mission trip in 2024 with Fair Oaks Church, please attend this informational meeting on Sunday, October 15th at 11:45a in the Kids Assembly Room. All ages are welcome. We are currently considering trips to Mexico and Malawi based on interest. Contact Lauri with questions.

men's breakfast
october 21

Calling all guys! We're getting together for monthly gatherings. This month we'll have breakfast together and build community. Join us on Saturday, October 21st from 8a-10a in the Family Life Center in the AMC room. Learn more and RSVP below. 

partnership track
October 22 & 29

Partnership Track is for any follower of Jesus who wants to learn more about our church, our values, vision and mission. This 2-week course will help you understand what it means to be a partner (member) in our church family. Lunch is provided. Childcare is available. Please RSVP so we can be plan accordingly.

moms group
october 14

This casual monthly gathering is meant to be a place where Moms can care for other Moms, and be supportive of one another, no matter what parenting stage they are in. Bring your own coffee & food to share (optional). Hope to see you on 10/14 from 9:30a-11:30a.

craft fair

Our annual Craft Fair is happening at Fair Oaks Church on Saturday, November 4th from 9am-2pm. Come shop for handmade crafts and seasonal items for the holidays. There is something for everyone! All proceeds will go to benefit missions and outreach projects through Fair Oaks Church. (This is a non-vendor event.)

miqlat sponsorships

Become a sponsor to help children and young adults in rural Malawi. This program creates access to a new quality of life and expands opportunities for flourishing instead of just surviving. Sponsors give $46 per child per month. Learn more below. 

small groups

We have a variety of small groups you can explore! Browse below to see what is available and what day/time of the week groups meet. We have Bible Study groups, Bible classes, men's/women's groups, groups for couples, intergenerational groups, and more! Most groups follow a discussion guide based on Sunday's messages.

spotify worship playlist

Want to become more familiar with the worship songs we use in services? Check out our Spotify playlist! We regularly update it with songs you'll hear from Sundays. Let us know what some of your favorites are and/or suggest new songs by reaching out to our Worship Director, Lauren Ross.

weekly prayer meeting

You are invited to join us for a weekly prayer meeting on Zoom where our church family comes together to regularly pray over our church. Join us on Saturdays from 4-5p. If you want more info click here.

support student ministry

This fundraiser helps support our Student Ministry! Use gift cards for purchases for places you already shop and Student Ministry will receive a portion up to 20% towards scholarships. For more information, stop by the Scrip table in the lobby of the Family Life Center on Sundays.

Bob Quadro's Class
Study of Romans

Dr. Bob Quadro will be teaching a weekly class on the book of Romans starting on September 10 at 10:30am in the Family Life Center (AMC Room) and on Zoom. There is also a Zoom only class option on Wednesdays at 7p. Get Zoom link information and learn more below. 

outreach basketball
meeting in family life center

This group is open to anyone who are interested in coming out to play basketball! Both men and women of all ages are welcome. The gym located in the Family Life Center on our church campus will be open on Sundays between 4-7p. Players may bring their children, but they are responsible for them and must remain in the gym area. For more information please contact Doug Veale by phone or email.

Financial Update

ministry fund

August 2023
Income $152,299
Expenses $188,995
Net Loss ($36,696)

kids & youth Center
loan balance


annual report 2022

worship service - october 1, 2023

Lauren Ross - Worship Leader
Amanda Bryan, Jeff Bryan & Betty Hoogland - Vocals
Jennifer Rustad - Piano
Stephen Drew - Organ

Lauren Ross - Worship Leader
Tommy Dunham - Acoustic Guitar & Vocals
Christopher Nance - Electric Guitar
Jennifer Rustad - Keys & Vocals
Jimmy O'Shae - Bass Guitar
Ronin Ewell - Drums

with sympathy

Please join us in praying and caring for those who have lost loved ones in this difficult season.
The sympathy of our congregation extends to the families and friends of:
Jeremy Merz - 1/24/23
Joanna Russler - 2/23/23
Everett Anson - 3/2/23
Nancy Kors - 4/7/23
Tom Sloan - 5/1/23
Lillian Jones - 7/8/23
Bobbie Sue - 8/16/23

take a next step

Ready for your next step? Our hope is that you'll connect with Fair Oaks Church in a meaningful way, taking steps to grow as a follower of Jesus.

request prayer

We would be honored to pray for you or someone you know. You can submit your prayer requests anytime and our Pastors will pray for you during the week.

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