First Connections September 18, 2015

First Connections – September 18, 2015

Make thy face shine upon thy servant, and teach me thy statutes. Psalm 119:135


Wednesday Night Dinner and Activities

 Wednesday Night Dinner Menu

Sept 23

Chef -David Stevens

 Chef Sampley’s Award Winning Hot Rolls

Oven Grilled Pork Chops

Pioneer Woman Mashed Potatoes

Fresh Southern Style Green Beans

Chef Prescott’s Hand Crafted Green Salad Deluxe

Mystery Cake

Mac & Cheese for the Kids

Coffee                               Iced Tea                  Pink Lemonade


 You are invited to

Children’s Choir

Every Wednesday at First Baptist Shawnee

5:45-6:45 pm

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


Wednesday Night Adult Classes


¨ Grief Recovery at 6:45 pm in the Church Parlor; $12 for your study book. For men and women who are grieving.

¨ Who do you know who is a single parent? Single and parenting classes at 6:45 pm in the Kids’ Chapel; cost $12 for your study book.

If you or anyone you know is interested in either of these classes, call the church office at 405-275-6111 or email us at


 Business Meeting Agenda: (September 27, 2015)

Missions Committee: Recommend Mark Burnett for his Cuba mission trip (Century Men) at half funding.

Finance Committee: Moved to make a motion to adopt on-line giving for a year



Together with their families the

pleasure of your company is requested at the marriage of:

Rachael Elisabeth Gregory

Donald Dillon Sain

October 17, 2015 at 2:00pm

First Baptist Church of Shawnee

(Reception Immediately Following)

Please Respond by 9/30/15

To: Mary

FBC Church Office



Training: There will be a short training session for those involved in (or interested in helping with) the Welcome Center Team. Next Wednesday evening, Sep 23, at 5:15 in the Welcome Center.


Church Calendar

September 20– September 27, 2015

Sunday, September 20

Deacon’s Meeting in Cornerstone room 3rd Floor                            8:30 am

Bible Study                                                                                             9:30 am

Big Kids Sunday (preschool Sunday School)                                    10:00 am

Morning Worship                                                                                10:45 am

Worship Committee Meeting in Conference Room                          3:30 pm

Preschool Committee Decorating                                                       4:00 pm

Youth Handbells                                                                                    4:00 pm

Preschool Committee Fall Festival Planning Meeting                        5:00 pm

Youth Choir                                                                                            5:00 pm

Evening Service                                                                                      6:00 pm

Youth Small Groups - 4th Floor                                                            6:00 pm

Tuesday, September 22

Women’s Bible Study-Dee Ann Schroyer’s House                              7:00 pm

Wednesday, September 23                                                                              

Church Dinner                                                                                        5:00 pm

Welcome Center Team Meeting in Welcome Center                         5:15 pm

Children’s Choir                                                                                      5:45 pm

Prayer Meeting -In A-100                                                                      6:00 pm

Mission Friends                                                                                      6:15 pm

Shimmer                                                                                                 6:30 pm

Grief Share                                                                                             6:45 pm

Single & Parenting                                                                                 6:45 pm

Spark                                                                                                       6:45 pm

Adult Choir Rehearsal                                                                           7:00 pm
Thursday, September 24

Women’s Bible Study-preteen room on 3rd Floor                       8:30 am

Saturday, September 26

Adult Christmas Choir Rehearsal                                      9:00 am –12: 00 pm

Sunday, September 27

Bible Study                                                                                              9:30 am

Morning Worship                                                                                 10:45 am

Youth Handbells                                                                                     4:00 pm

Youth Choir                                                                                             5:00 pm

Business Meeting in A-100                                                                    6:00 pm

Youth Small Groups - 4th Floor                                                             6:00 pm


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



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