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.
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
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.
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:
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 www.firstshawnee.com/give 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 firstname.lastname@example.org) Thank you! Mary