The Diamond Set

The senior adults at Friendly Avenue Baptist Church (also known as “The Diamond Set”) like to get up and go!  There is no reason to be inactive if you are a senior adult at FABC.   Use the links below to learn more about our various adult activities.

Activity Days – Enjoy our fellowship opportunities for seniors.
Christmas Luncheon Celebration – Attend our Christmas luncheons
Valentine Luncheon Celebration – Don’t miss our special Valentine Celebration!
Day Trips – Get out and explore the world in a fun, simple way!
Singing Seniors – Our senior adult choir provides a special outlet for musically talented seniors.
Serve Others – Get involved in serving others through ministries.  Check out ministries under Ministries / Outreach.
       
 Want to know more?          
          Dr. Doris Henderson, Outreach Director – 336-292-3567, Ext. 312
          Sherree Robinson, Chair, Senior Adult Council – 336-218-8545

Activity Days

Activity Days are held on the third Thursday of the following months:
January         March         April         May         September         October        November

In December, a special Christmas Luncheon and Program are held, instead.  In February, a Valentine Luncheon and Program are provided. No Activity Days are held during the three summer months (June, July, and August), but day trips are provided.

Activity Days are held in Fellowship Hall, beginning with Game Time at 9:30 a.m.  Varied types of programs are offered each day at 11 a.m., and a devotional and lunch are provided at 12 noon.

Want to know more?
        Dr. Doris Henderson, 336-292-3567, Ext. 312
        Sherree Robinson, 336-218-8545

Christmas Luncheon

A Christmas Luncheon is held on the second Tuesday each December in the Multi-Purpose Room.  Friendly Senior Adults volunteer to decorate tables like they would decorate at home for Christmas. Outstanding programs are provided, and many visitors come.  A delicious lunch is catered, and door prizes are given.  This is a special event, which is open to church members who are not seniors and to visitors.

Want to know more?
          Dr. Doris Henderson, 336-292-3567, Ext. 312
          Sherree Robinson, 336-218-8545

Valentine Luncheon

A Valentine Luncheon is held on the second Tuesday each February in the Multi-Purpose Room.  Donna Smith, a talented decorator, prepares stage, table, and other decorations that create a beautiful setting for the luncheon.  Outstanding programs are provided; a delicious lunch is catered; and door prizes are given.  This is a special event, which is open to church members who are not seniors, as well as to visitors.

Want to know more?
        Dr. Doris Henderson, 336-292-3567, Ext. 312
        Sherree Robinson, 336-218-8545

Day Trips

Do you like to travel, but still sleep in your own bed?  Do you like to ride the bus and leave the driving to someone else? Then we have the answer for you! Day trips are provided for our senior adults, so that you can spend a day observing, shopping, eating out, and just having fun! Among trips taken are those to the Natural Science Center, the Greensboro Historical Museum, Mrs. Leary’s Magnolia Tea Room in Fayetteville, Harbor Inn and  Granddaddy’s Antiques in Burlington, Peach Country, Old Salem, and Tanglewood.

Want to know more?
        Dr. Doris Henderson, 336-292-3567, Ext. 312
        David & Gwyn Moore, 336-908-0591 or 908-0543