First Connections January 6, 2017

FIRST CONNECTIONS - January 6, 2017

First Baptist Church Shawnee

Be Disciples. Make Disciples.

Praise the Lord! Praise the Lord from the heavens, praise him in the heights! Praise him, all his angels, praise him, all his host! Psalm 148:1-2



REMINDER – There will be a Church Council meeting at 11:30 am on Monday, Jan. 9.



Wednesday, January 11

Church Dinner                                                               5:00 pm

Young Ringers                                                                5:00 pm

Finance Committee Mtg.                                              5:15 pm

Children’s Choir                                                             5:30 pm

Mission Friends                                                             6:00 pm

Prayer Meeting in A-100                                               6:00 pm

Kid’s Sack Meal                                                              6:30 pm

Shimmer                                                                        6:45 pm

Single and Parenting                                                    6:45 pm

Spark                                                                              6:45 pm

TeamKid                                                                         6:45 pm

Adult Choir                                                                    7:00 pm


Wednesday Night Dinner

This week’s menu: 
 Chef Sampley’s Award Winning Blue Ribbon Biscuits, Oven Roasted Tenderloin, Pioneer Woman Mashed Potatoes, Peppered Gravy, Yellow Squash and Zucchini, Garden Fresh Salad by Charles Prescott and Oatmeal Raisin Cookies.


"Single and Parenting" is needing help publicizing our program to various locations that single parents frequent.  Please contact Audrey Rose (918-557-7862) or Renita Swedberg (651-0425) with ideas of locations to place flyers or brochures. 




Mary Jane Richards passed away this morning. Services will be at FBC, but details are still pending. Please keep the family in your prayers.



Yahweh Yoga

Yoga is back! This coming Sunday, January 8 at 5:00 pm in Fellowship Hall.



Business Meeting

There will be a church-wide business meeting January 22 at 6:00 pm. On the agenda:

Properties and Finance Committees request to exceed the Repair and Maintenance budget for 2016-2017 church year by $5,100.



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 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