First Connections April 15, 2016

First Connections – April 15, 2016

Praise the Lord! Praise the Lord, O my soul! I will praise the Lord as long as I live; I will sing praises to my God while I have being. Psalm 146:1-2


All Committees Kick-Off

~For all church committee members~

Sunday, April 17 at 5:00 pm in Fellowship Hall


Meetings this week:

Deacon’s Meeting                                                             Sunday, April 17, 8:30 am

6th grade Parent Meeting                                                Sunday, April 17, 4:30 pm

All Committees Kick-Off-Fell. Hall                                           Sunday, April 17, 5:00 pm

Business Meeting                                                              Sunday, April 17, 6:00 pm

Business Meeting Agenda:

Legacy Committee will bring a recommendation to the church concerning the current year’s distribution. 

Personnel Committee recommends a new job description for the position of minister to youth and families. 


Voce Vera

They will be ministering to us in the morning worship service this coming Sunday, April 17. A love offering will be accepted to help them with their mission trip. If you want to help, please come prepared to donate cash – or you may make out a check; instructions concerning how to make out the check will be given during the service. Thank you.




Wednesday Night Dinner

April 20, 2016

Chef –David Stevens
Last Dinner till Next School Year

Hot Biscuits


Roast Tenderloin

Oven Roasted Brussel Sprouts with Cauliflower

Mac and Cheese for the Kids

Chocolate Chip Cookies


Invite a single parent
"Single and Parenting" is back in session on Wednesdays at 6:45 pm in the Kid's Chapel.  Childcare available for all ages “0 - 18.” Brochures available at the welcome center.



Because you do not suffer alone.

Wednesdays at 6:45 pm in the Church Parlor. For men/women who have lost a loved one. Childcare provided. Call Mary at 275-6111 for more info.


Financial Peace

 Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace class meets here in the Fellowship Hall on
Wednesdays @ 6:00 pm.


Coming Soon! Senior Adult Trip

Hwy 66 Museum in Chandler, Ok. Thursday April 21. Depart at 9:00am from FBC and return after lunch. Cost (not counting lunch) is $6. Lunch on your own at LaDonna’s in Meeker.


A Little Man is on the Way!

Please join us for a baby shower honoring

 Sam & Megan Abrams

Sunday, May 1st at 2:00pm

at FBC in A100

Megan is registered at Babies 'R Us and Target


 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

The Youth and Family Minister Search Committee would greatly appreciate your prayers as they begin interviewing possible candidates.  They have added two youth elected by the youth group (Harper Morris and Caleb Jennings) to serve on the committee and be involved in the interview process.


Give Online. It’s Easy!

FBC is excited to announce that you can now manage your giving On-Line! Giving On-Line is easy and allows you to set up automatic recurring contributions and view your complete giving history from anywhere you have internet access. Go to our website for more details.       



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