First Connections July 22, 2016

First Connections – July 22, 2016

And he preached, saying, “After me (John the Baptist) comes he who is mightier than I, the thong of whose sandals I am not worthy to stoop down and untie. I have baptized you with water; but he will baptize you with the Holy Spirit.” Mark 1:7-8


All Church ice cream Fellowship


July 24 at 6:00 pm

Please come and bring your favorite type of ice cream, toppings will be provided.


Family Promise
Family Promise will be here the week of July 24—July 31. If you are able to volunteer or provide a meal please sign up. The sign-up sheet is on the church office window or call 275-6111.


Pool Party with the Pastor and P.O.P.S.

Pool Party with the Pastor July 27, at Town and Country pool from 6-7:30pm. 

POPS at the home of Ray and Sarah Miller (1827 N. Union, Shawnee) from 6:15pm-7:15pm.



Sisters in Christ

Doing Life Together

Saturday, Sept. 24; 9:00 am-4:00 pm

FBC Fellowship Hall

Plans are underway for a special day of worship, learning and fellowship for the women of FBC Shawnee. Guests are also welcome to attend. Additional details to follow.


College Sunday School

The College Ministry is looking for a location for their fall retreat (hoping for September.) If you own a lake house, cabin or a property that would be conducive to a retreat, and would be willing to share it with them for one weekend, please contact Aaron Hembree @ 290-8503.



 VBS T-Shirts

We still have several T-Shirts left from VBS. If you are interested they are now $4.00 apiece. If you have already received one and haven’t paid yet please bring your money to the church office.



Finance Committee

The January—June 2016 Contribution Statements are ready to be picked up in the Welcome Center. If you would like your statement mailed please let us know by calling the church office at 275-6111.



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