FIRST CONNECTIONS – January 18, 2019
First Baptist Church Shawnee
Love God, Love People, Love Shawnee
Let no debt remain outstanding, except the continuing debt to love one another, for whoever loves others has fulfilled the law.
Sermon, January 20, 2019
Less is More – with God
Judges 6:12-16; 7:1-7, 22-24
Dr. Charles Kimball
Meetings this week:
Sunday, January 20 8:30 am Deacon’s Meeting
9:30 am Bible Study
10:45 am Morning Worship
4:00 pm Amy Shreve – Live Performance
No Evening Worship
Tuesday, January 22 7:00 pm Women’s Ministry Spring Bible Study
Wednesday, January 23 5:00 pm Young Ringers Handbells
5:30 pm Prayer Meeting
6:00 pm Wednesday Night Dinner
6:15 pm Children’s Discipleship
7:00 pm Sanctuary Choir
Thursday, January 24 5:30 pm Celebrate Recovery
Sunday, January 27 9:30 am Bible Study
10:45 am Morning Worship
6:00 pm Business Meeting
Amy Shreve – Live Performance
Amy Shreve is an American singer, song writer and harpist who will be performing January 20th at 4:00pm with her family. For more information about Amy please visit her website at amyshreve.com. A love offering will be taken.
The monthly business meeting is scheduled for January 27th at 6:00pm. Topics of discussion include:
- Budget Discussion
- Frequency of Church Council/Business meetings
- Committee/Team staffing for 2019-2020
Ordinance Ministry Team
The Ordinance Ministry Team is looking for volunteers to assist with taking care of the Lord’s Supper throughout the year. Please contact the office for more information.
Superbowl Party – Sunday School Classes
We would like to encourage every Sunday School Class to have a Superbowl watching Fellowship in a member’s home. The Superbowl is Sunday, February 3rd, 2019 at 5:30pm.
FBC Position Opportunity
First Baptist Church of Shawnee seeks a handyman/maintenance man to maintain our church facilities. Ability to do a wide range of repairs and maintenance work, both interior and exterior. Trade skills, carpentry, plumbing, electrical, painting. Ability to work as part of a team under supervision. People skills are essential. Must be a self-starter with high work ethic. 24 hours a week. Please send resume in Word or PDF format to email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thursdays – meal at 5:30pm and meeting at 6:15pm in Fellowship Hall; enter through
southeast door (Philadelphia Avenue.) Everyone 18 years and older is invited. We are so
grateful for all the prayers and support of the staff and membership of First Baptist Church.
COME join us! COME learn and grow with us! COME and bring a friend!
Superstart is a high-energy weekend event in which preteens can learn and grow in their relationships with friends, leaders and most importantly God. This event is scheduled for Friday, February 22nd at 4:00pm through Saturday, February 23rd at 5:00pm and is a preteen discipleship event in Tulsa, OK. For more information or to RSVP please contact Elaine Hawkins at (405)613-1937 by February 7th, 2019.
Mission Ignition is a hands-on Missions experience that kids will come away with a deeper passion to do missions. It will be Saturday, March 2nd, 2019 at Southern Hills Baptist Church in OKC. Tickets are $10/each before February 22nd or $15 if received after February 22nd. Those attending will be leaving from FBC at 8:00am and will return by 5:00pm. Lunch will be served there! For more information or to RSVP please contact Elaine Hawkins at (405)613-1937 by Friday evening on February 22nd, 2019.
If you move or change your phone number or email address, please contact us at the church office so we can make the changes to the church directory and database. (Call 275-6111 or email email@example.com). Thank you!