First Connections September 25, 2015

First Connections – September 25, 2015

The sum of thy word is truth; and every one of thy righteous ordinances endures for ever. Psalm 119:160


Wednesday Night Dinner and Activities

 Wednesday Night Dinner Menu

Sept 30 - Chef -David Stevens

Chef Sampley’s Special Garlic Bread

Spaghetti with Meat Sauce

Chef Prescott’s Hand Crafted Green Salad Deluxe

Homemade Cobbler with Ice Cream

 Pizza 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: (Sunday, 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.



Youth small groups on Sunday evenings now meet at the church. If you would like to help with food for one or more of these times, here is a link to the Meal Train:




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


 There will be a Wedding Shower for the couple on 10/4/15 from 2-4 pm in the children’s area.

They are registered at Kohl’s Dillard’s, Bed, Bath and Beyond and Wal-Mart. Children are encouraged to attend.



Church Calendar

September 27– October 4, 2015

 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 - A-100                                                                      6:00 pm

Youth Small Groups - 4th Floor                                                            6:00 pm

Tuesday, September 29

Staff Meeting                                                                                                1:00 pm

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

 Wednesday, September 30                                                                               

ChurchDinner                                                                                              5:00 pm

Surplus Ad Hoc Team Meeting                                                                  5:15 pm

Children’s Choir                                                                                           5:45 pm

Prayer Meeting - 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, October 1

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

 Friday, October 2

Youth 5th Quarter– 4th floor                                                              10:00 pm

 Sunday, October 4

Bible Study                                                                                             9:30 am

Morning Worship                                                                                10:45 am

Ladies Luncheon and Card Making                                                 12: 00 pm

Wedding Shower for Rachael and Dillon– Children’s Area               2:00 pm

Youth Handbells                                                                                    4:00 pm

Youth Choir                                                                                            5:00 pm

Evening Service                                                                                     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