FAQs

What are the Worship times?

10:30 A.M. Sunday School @ 9:00 A.M.

How do I contact the Pastor?

Via the Secretary; Cell phone listed on Sunday Bulletin

If I lose something, where do I go to retrieve it?

Secretary is "Lost and Found"

Do I have to be a member to be active in a ministry?

No.  However, only active members may serve as leaders.

What is the process of having my baby dedicated?

Submit your request to the Secretary.

What do I do if my address changes?

Notify the Secretary

If I am in need of a financial giving statement, who should I contact?

Request through the Secretary.

What is the approximate response time to receive information submitted online?

Depending on the type of information requested.  Generally, within 48 hours.

In many churches people do not connect, how can I connect at AFBC?

You are "connected" when you arrive at our door.  Check out our "I am New" on our main page.

How do I become a member?

By letter or statement.

If I am ill, who do I contact?

Your Share Group Leader or the Church Secretary.

What ministries do you have for young children?

Please see the Children's section from our main page.

If I was baptized as a child, do I have to be baptized again if I choose to join AFBC?

Your choice.

If I am only going to be in Missouri City/Houston for a few years (college, job relocation, etc), should I join the church under Watch Care?

Yes.

As a member, if I lose a loved one, are funerals only limited to my immediate family (spouse or children)?

Guidelines are applied.  Consult with Pastor via our Church Secretary.

What is the process if I want to have my wedding at AFBC?

Consult with Pastor via our Church Secretary.

At what point is membership considered inactive? How do I reactivate it?

After 6 months of inactivity.  Simply by renewing your membership.

Whom should I contact if I have an idea or suggestion for a ministry that is not listed in the Church ministry directory?

Submit written proposal to Pastor.

At what age can my child be baptized?

Upon his/her confession of faith in Jesus Christ and completion of Baptismal Class.

Can I make personal copies on the copy machine?

The copier is for church use only. It should not be used for personal copying.

Can we use a room for a meeting if it’s empty?

Meeting rooms should be sheduled through the Secretary

Who cleans the kitchen after an event?

The user.

My ministry scheduled an event and looked in the kitchen and we saw two cases of water. May we use them?

Individuals are encouraged to be respectful of otther's belongings.  If used, they must be replaced by the user.

My ministry decided to have lunch in the Multipurpose Center after our meeting. Can we use the kitchen if we didn’t request it?

Only if it's not scheduled for another's use.

Does AFBC have a dress code?

Acceptable and pleasing to God.