Parent Booklet  

For 2016-17 

FBC Tupelo Student Ministry 


Undeniable Obedience


Acts 4:13 

Now when they saw the boldness of Peter and John, 

and perceived that they were uneducated, common 

men, they were astonished. And they recognized that 

they had been with Jesus. 


1. You Become a Different Person 


Ezekiel 36:26- And I will give you a new heart, and a 

new spirit I will put within you. And I will remove the 
heart of stone from your flesh and give you a heart of 


2. You Imitate Christ 

   1 Corinthians 4:16- I urge you, then, be imitators of 


3. You are Known for Good Works                                                       
Ephesians 2:10- For we are his workmanship, created 
in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared 
beforehand, that we should walk in them.  




Student Trips and 




Speaker: Robert Ekis 

Student Pastor at West Heights Baptist Church 

What to Bring 

· Bed Clothes– sleeping bag, sheets, pillow 

· Shower Items 

· Set of play clothes, closed toed shoes for Saturday activity 

· Bible, notebook, pens 

Robert Ekis has been the Student Pastor at 
West Heights Baptist Church in Pontotoc,            
Mississippi since 2012. He is a 2007        
graduate of Blue Mountain College and is 
working towards a Masters Degree from 
New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. 
Robert is married to the former Amy 
Ledbetter of Tupelo. They have two         
children, Emma and Isaiah.  

Robert has a great heart for students and is 
a gifted communicator of God’s Word.   




· 5:30 P.M.– Leave from FBC and head to Crow’s Neck Retreat Center 

· 6:30– Dinner and settle in cabins 

· 7:30– Large Group #1 with Robert Ekis 

· 8:30– Small Group #1 

· 9:30– Bonfire and S'mores at the Lodge 

· 10:15– Settle into cabins for night 


· 8:30 A.M.– Breakfast and Quiet Time 

· 10:00– Large Group #2 with Robert Ekis   

· 11:15-3:30 P.M. – Travel for Tishomingo State Park and Lunch 

· 3:45– 5:15– Free Time before Dinner and Evening Worship 

· 5:30– Dinner 

· 6:15– Large Group #3 with Robert Ekis   

· 7:15– Small Group #2  

· 8:15– Movie and free time 

· 10:00– Settle into cabins for night  


· 8:30 A.M.– Breakfast and Pack 

· 9:30– Large Group Devo with Shandy  

· 10:45– Return to FBCT  


March 12-14, 2017  

Creation Museum and Ark Encounter Trip 

Open to Children and Youth Families 

Cost– TBD 

Interest Meeting: Sunday, October 16th in the CSC  


FBC Students  

on Mission  

June 11-16, 2017 

Tentative Cost





Wedgwood Baptist 


5522 Whitman Ave. 

Fort Worth, TX  


Raju Lama, Pastor of  

Eternal Life Church  

Downtown Fort Worth  


Mission Work Involves: 


Backyard Bible School in Ladera Palms Apartment Complex 


Assisting in outreach for Eternal Life Church  


Work on the facilities at Eternal Life Church 


Bonding and witnessing to the Nepalese Refugees  

Downtime Activities 


Texas Rangers Baseball Game 


Six Flags Hurricane Harbor Water Park 


Fort Worth Zoo 


Fort Worth Stockyards  


Steak Cookout