First Connections August 15, 2014

First Connections - August 15, 2014

“You are glorious and more majestic than the everlasting mountains.” Psalm 76:4

 The Church-wide Quarterly Business Meeting will be held at noon on Sunday, August 17, in Fellowship Hall.  On the Agenda:

 Motion from the Legacy Ministry Committee: We move that our Legacy Fund Distribution of $1644 be spent to meet the following requests: 1. From the Children’s Ministry-$700 to purchase a 46” TV with a swivel wall mount for use with K-3rd grade Sunday School which is moving downstairs to the remodeled children’s area; 2. From the Children’s Ministry-$280 for scholarships for 2 children who attended CrossTimbers Children’s camp this summer; 3. From the Youth Ministry-The remaining balance of funds, approximately $664, for replacement of stools in the Youth room.


On our church calendar:

Deacon’s Meeting

     August 17, 8:30 am

Church Quarterly Luncheon Business Mtg.

     August 17, noon, Fellowship Hall

S.P.L.A.S.H. Party 

     August 17, 5:00 pm, east lot

Wednesday Nights—Dinner & Activities Start

     August 20

Senior Adult Trip to Devon Tower

     August 21

OBU Spotlight on Shawnee

    August 21, 6:00 pm, University Avenue

Youth - Choir/Handbells and Small Groups start

     August 24


New Sunday School Rooms

Due to Children/Youth promotion and some rearrangement of classes, some of the Sunday School rooms will be meeting in new locations.

Birth through 3rd Grade will now meet in the Children’s Area in the east wing of the first floor.

4th and 5th Grades (Pre-Teen Ministry) will meet in C303 on the third floor.

Journey will meet on the second floor, room C207.

Repurposed will meet on the second floor, room C202.


Devon Tower Tour - Senior Adults

The trip is full for this time.

Did you miss the chance to sign up for the trip on Aug. 21?

Are you interested in going at a later date?

Several dates in September are available!

If you would like to be a part of the next tower excursion, contact Betty Woodward at the church office, 275-6111.



Children’s Choirs Begin

Next Wednesday, August 20, 5:45 pm

Come sing with us!