First Connections August 7, 2015

First Connections – August 7, 2015

“I thank thee that thou hast answered me and hast become my salvation. The stone which the builders rejected has become the chief cornerstone. This is the Lord’s doing; it is marvelous in our eyes. This is the day which the Lord has made; let us rejoice and be glad in it.” Psalm 118:21-24



Wednesday Night Dinner and Activities

 All Wednesday night church activities including dinner will be starting back up on August 19 at 5:30.


Please pray for our Youth Minister Search Committee, elected by the church on July 12, 2015:

Katie Ford

Jon Greenwood

Amy Jennings

Jan Tipton

Phil Todd

Mike Wester



There will be a Youth Parent meeting this coming Sunday, Aug. 9 at 5:00 pm in the Youth Room (4th floor). At the same time, the youth will meet with the Search Committee in Fellowship Hall.


 You are invited to

Children’s Choir

Every Wednesday at First Baptist Shawnee

Beginning August 19; 5:45-6:45 pm

For kids who are 3 by Sep. 1 through 6th grade.



Church Calendar August 9 – August 16, 2015

 Sunday, August 9

Bible Study                                                                                                9:30 am

Morning Worship                                                                                   10:45 am

Youth Minister Search Committee Meeting                                         4:00 pm

                                Conference room                                                                     

Youth & Youth Search Committee Meeting                                        5:00 pm

                                Fellowship Hall

Youth Parent Meeting                                                                           5:00 pm

                                Youth Room                                                                              

Evening Service                                                                                      6:00 pm

Youth Movie Night                                                                                 7:00 pm

 Tuesday, August 11

Staff Meeting                                                                                          1:00 pm

 Wednesday, August 12

Properties and Trustee Committees Mtg.                                           5:00 pm

                                Meet at the Conference Room

Prayer Meeting in A-100                                                                       6:00 pm

Adult Choir Rehearsal                                                                           7:00 pm

 Thursday, August 13

Shawnee School begins

 Sunday, August 16

Deacon’s Meeting                                                                                 8:30 am

Bible Study                                                                                            9:30 am

                                Children’s class promotions; meet at old class

Morning Worship                                                                               10:45 am

Quarterly Luncheon Meeting                                                           12:00 pm

                                Fellowship Hall

Youth Hand Bells                                                                                 4:00 pm

Youth Choir                                                                                          5:00 pm

Evening Service                                                                                    6:00 pm



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 Thank you!  Mary